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Posted on: September 26, 2022

Congratulations Winners!

Coon Rapids Arts Commission Photo Content Winners Announced!

2022 Photo Contest Winners


Congratulations to the winners of the 2022 Coon Rapids Arts Commission Photo Contest! Entries were accepted from amateur photographers illustrating the theme Together Again.

Here are the winning photos, selected by the arts commission in youth and adult categories. Thank you to everyone who participated.


2022 Winners (18 and older)

mother loon with babies

1st Place

Busy Mom by Isabella Degris


many mallard ducks crowded in a small patch of water

2nd Place

Back to the ole watering hole! by Brian Marquis


Frog submerged in water with dragonfly hovering nearby

Honorary Mention

Dinner Flying Overhead by Tom Moehn



2022 Winners (17 and younger)

close up view of a chain link fence at a ballpark with the diamond and dugout in the background

1st Place

Together for Summer Days and Double Plays by Grace Bruin


neighbors gathered in lawn chairs around a fire and twinkling lights

2nd Place

Avocet Circle Council Meeting by Hudson Tanem



While the 2022 Photo Contest is now closed, watch for information on the 2023 Photo Contest next spring. Entries are traditionally accepted online starting in June with winners announced in mid-Sept. Updates will be posted to the Photo Contest webpage, the Coon Rapids Connection newsletter and on Facebook and Twitter.

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