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The Winners

WildCare's 2008 Living With Wildlife Photography Contest

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Lesser Goldfinch and Grasses, photo by Laura Milholland

Best in Show

Lesser Goldfinch and Grasses
Laura Milholland

Early Morning Tule Elk, photo by Christine Hansen

Best Bay Area Wild Animals in Their Natural Settings

Early Morning Tule Elk
Christine Hansen

Coyote and Car, photo by Trish Carney Dan Baumbach

Best Living With Wildlife

Coyote and Car
Trish Carney

Best General Nature

Lagunitas Creek Bed
Dan Baumbach

Christine Hansen

People's Choice

Swallow Feeding
Christine Hansen


Thank you to the wonderful judges of this year's Living with Wildlife Photography Contest! Our judges' photographs have been published in the San Francisco Chronicle, Marin Magazine and the LA Times among many other publications. The judges used their skills as professional photographers to choose the best images from our nearly 100 entries based on lighting, composition and subject matter.

Meet our judges: 

Erin Lubin
Tim Porter
Jakub Mosur

The 2008 contest was the first to feature a People's Choice category.
How did your favorite do in the voting? Check below to see the percentage each image received out of the more than 800 votes registered. Click each image to view a larger version.


Mother Goose and Goslings, photo by Ken Benjamin Swallow Feeding, photo by Christine Hansen Trish Carney

Mother goose and Goslings

Swallow Feeding

Coyote and Car

Christine Hansen A Lecture Boats by Mom, photo by Laura Milholland Fog at Sunrise, photo by Ken Benjamin

Early Morning Tule Elk

A Lecture on Boats by Mom

Creek Bed, photo by Dan Baumbach Pelicans, photo by Geraldine Ga Nun-Owens Mourning Dove with Flair, photo by Laura Milholland

Lesser Goldfinch and Grasses, photo by Laura Milholland Dangerous Beauty, photo by Dan Baumbach Duck in Pond Dawn, photo by Ken Benjamin

Corte Madera Creek at Sunset, photo by Beth Slye Sausalito Boat Ride, photo by Catherine Tryon Snowy Egrets Building Nest, photo by Richard Silva

Corte Madera Creek
at Sunrise

Sausalito Boat Ride

Snowy Egrets Building Nest



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2007 Living With Wildlife Photography Contest

Click to see last year's Photography Contest winners! 

Snowy Egret and Chick Swirled Creekbed Fallow deer in various color morphologies

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