2019 Winners

2019 JOSTENS PHOTO CONTEST

The winners of the 2019 categories have been selected! The photographs that were submitted were out of this world! Click on the embedded issuu flipbook to view the 2019 winners and finalists. All category winners and finalist's had their image(s) displayed at the annual Photog Fest exhibition that was held at The Caelum Gallery in New York City during the 2019 All American High School Film Festival.


2019 OFFICIAL SELECTIONS

Congratulations to all of the photographers who have had their work shown at the 2019 Photog Fest. Below is a full list of all of our 2019 Official Selections. This list is organized in alphabetical order by submission category then by first name of the photographer listed on the submission.

Academics & Community Service

"Forensics Expression" by Elise Baker, Prairie Village, KS

"Can't Drop the Egg" by Haley Bondurant, Pace, FL

"The Perfect Pitch" by Jaxon Chapman, Castle Rock, CO

"Art Class" by Katie Drake, Prairie Village, KS

"Camera Guy” by Vivian Falcon, Pflugerville, TX

"Hats Off to Drama" by Gabriella Fatigati, Orlando, FL

"Big Dipper" by Gabriella Fatigati, Orlando, FL

"Rap It" by Gracie Kimbrell, Bryant, AR

"Practicing The Finale" by Joshua McSwain, Southlake, TX

"Donation" by Sujeong Oh, Coppell, TX

"Shop With A Cop" by Merideth Stanfill, Texarkana, TX

Graduation

"Surprised" by Ali Albee, Grand Blanc, MI

"Hi Mom" by Sydney Boswell, Bryant, AR

"Shoot" by Chad Byrd, Richardson, TX

"The Road Ahead" by Nathan Cannon, Lindon, UT

"Airborne" by Yash Mangalick, Minneapolis, MN

"Memories" by Sabrina Martinez, Miami, FL

"Let Go" by Sabrina Martinez, Miami, FL

"A Final High Five" by Kate Wyman, Essex, MO

Landscape

"Winter Routes" by Rebecca Betancur, Russellville, AR

"Sunset Over Hiroshima" by Patrick Brahney, San Juan Capistrano, CA

"Rainbow Village" by Kyle Kai Lun Brundige, Rolling Hills Estates, CA

"Pennybacker Bridge" by Ryan Cantrell, Austin, TX

"Hole-y Rock" by Paige Cropsey, Santa Ana, CA

"Micro H2O" by Gabriella Fatigati, Orlando, FL

"Leading" by Payton Gloschat, Madison, AL

"Milkyway" by Chris Herzan, Auburn, CA

"Drop Of Sunlight" by Elyse Kiel, Newton, NJ

"Walking With The Gods" by Suzie Lane, Pleasant Grove, UT

"Oak Grove High School" by Maiya Logan, Winston Salem, NC

"Diamond Sea" by Everest Maher, Austin, TX

"Nature's Light Show" by Everest Maher, Austin, TX

"Ninh Binh" by Yash Mangalick, Minneapolis, MN

"Pacific Wash" by Aidan McLeod, Middleton, WI

"The Birds and the Trees" by Riley McPheeters, Pace, FL

"Antelope Canyon" by Malia Moreno, Schertz, TX

"Monday Morning" by Donovsn Morgan, Poway, CA

"Fleur" by Lucienne Nghiem, Midlothian, VA

"Prospectors Path" by Jack Pier, Sonoma, CA

"Within The Hollow" by Amanda Reynolds, Staten Island, NY

"The Red Moons" by Mitchell Ritter, Farmingdale, NJ

"Unseen by Many" by Mitchell Ritter, Farmingdale, NJ

"Crisp Tahoe Morning Gales" by Joseph Silvi, Sonoma, CA

"Honolulu City Lights" by Connor Slavens, Honolulu, HI

"On the Edge" by Amiel-Jeremy Trinidad, Moreno Valley, CA

"Ribbit" by Melia Velez, East Brunswick, NJ

"Galactic Milk" by Joey Westermeyer, Steamboat Springs, CO

"Baker Beach" by Lexi Wheeler, Auburn, CA

"Toronto Skyline" by Tom Zhu, Richmond Hill, ON

Middle School

"Imperfectly Perfect" by Etornam Agbemabiese, Kernersville, NC

"Girl With The Pearl Earrings" by Joy Akinola, Redmond, WA

"Jokesters" by Lexi Antieau, Kernersville, NC

"Dream Big" by Malari Burch, Parker, CO

"Jumping the Distance" by Andrew Fendley, Pace, FL

"Learning In Lockers" by Riley Herring, Derby, KS

"Peeking Through" by Chesney Kelly, Redwood Valley, CA

"Pepped Hornets" by Jaynie Lee, Austin, TX

"Tears" by Kylie Mavrakis, Redwood Valley, CA

"A Kick In The Grass" by Hallee Parsons, Idaho Falls, ID

"Eyes on the Prize" by Millie Walkenhorst, Parker, CO

Open/Creative (Canada)

"Ice Fishing Hut" by Caed Gagne, Winnipeg, MB

"Curious Eyes" by Ben Hepditch, Whistler, BC

"The Last Chapter" by Victoria Jackson, North Vancouver, BC

"Cooking Class" by Nicole Pugh, Brantford, ON

"My World in Pink" by Sarah Trevitt, Brantford, ON

Photo Illustration & Manipulation

"Me As Human" by Dalia Altubuh, Madison, Al

"Flying Sandwich" by Makayla Baca, Auburn, CA

"Ghost Rider McLaren" by John Biehler Jr., Wichita, KS

"Mysterious Blue" by Austin Black, Centreville, MD

"Bubble of Green in Chicago" by Claire Ciserella, Oak Park, IL

"Girl on Fire" by Paige Cropsey, Santa Ana, CA

"Forgotten" by Paige Cropsey, Santa Ana, CA

"One Team One Dream" by Cayden Dally, Lexington, NC

"Human Shattering" by Savannah Fadling, Auburn, CA

"Panther Pride" by Lukas Flippo, Amory, MS

"For the Culture" by Adriana Hernandez, Bronx, NY

"Weekend Night Light" by Adnan Khan, Dallas, TX

"Gravity, Faster Than The Speed of Life" by Isai Mora, Buckeye, AZ

"Swimming on a Screen" by Paige Mungall, Windermere, FL

"Bluebonnets in the Sky" by Samantha Perl, Austin, TX

"Super Moon" by Anthony Reyes, Windermere, Fl

"How Grapes are Made" by Teresa Simcoe, Elk River, MN

"With Passion Comes Heartache" by Sage Steele, McKinney, TX

"Sendo Vision" by Ben Volpi, Central Square, NY

"Cover Girl" by Kathryn Watkins, Syracuse, NY

"Wizardry" by Joey Westermeyer, Steamboat Springs, CO

Portrait

"Illuminated" by Kayla Abrams, Henderson, NV

"Esther" by Lydia Barlowe, Monroe, NC

"Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You." by Kate Barnhart ,Toledo, OH

"Smoky Ride" by Austin Black, Centreville, MD

"Looking Into the City" by Haley Bondurant, Pace, FL

"Beat It Together" by Jonathan Dixon, Corsicana, TX

"Never Letting His Garde Down" by Jonathan Dixon, Corsicana, TX

"Reminiscing Them" by Sarah Eaves, Atlanta, GA

"The Darkness of an Alleyway" by Levi Harp, Porterville, CA

"Jazzed Up" by Nathan Hayes, San Jose, CA

"Afro" by Adriana Hernandez, Bronx, NY

"You Know Me?" by Adriana Hernandez, Bronx, NY

"Orange" by Laura Herrera, Doral, FL

"Frozon" by Alyssa Higgins, Texarkana, TX

"On Borrowed Time" by Alyssa Higgins, Texarkana, TX

"Top Prospect" by Liza King, Essex, MO

"Luminous" by Christy Knudson, Walnut Creek, CA

"Après-ski" by Suzie Lane, Pleasant Grove, UT

"Suliladevi" by Yash Mangalick, Minneapolis, MN

"Emotion" by Kylie Mavrakis, Redwood Valley, CA

"GAME ON" by Grace McGuire, Texarkana, TX

"Blue Reflections" by Joshua McSwain, Southlake, TX

"Flowerbed Portrait" by Forrest Mondlane, Littleton, CO

"Self Reflection" by Gabriela Paskach, Delano, MN

"A Golden State of Mind" by Kristina Pinero, Windermere, FL

"divine bovine" by Holland Rainwater, Texarkana, TX

"Baby Sister Portrait" by Ivan Rayl, Roseville, CA

"Neon Portrait" by Anthony Reyes, Windermere, Fl

"Apocalypse" by Mark Rio, Central Square, NY

"Best Wishes" by Kaitlyn Rogers, Texarkana, TX

"Umpire Strikes Back" by Kaitlyn Rogers, Texarkana, TX

"La Quinceañera" by Briana Sepulveda, Laredo, TX

"A Gaze Beyond the Present" by Samantha Suarez, Queen Creek, AZ

"Cloudy Thoughts" by Isabella Thiele, Henrico, VA

"Safe" by Amelia Traylor, Bellaire, TX

"Mystical Winter" by Austin Ward, Morris, NY

"Pokemon" by Lexi Wheeler, Auburn, CA

"Horse Silhouette" by Lexi Wheeler, Auburn, CA

"One Studies the Sounds of the Atmosphere" by Ivan Wilson, Dupont, WA

Sports (Canada)

"Driven to Succeed" by Jayden Hsiao, Brantford, ON

"Going for the Goal" by Tannaz Saatchi, West Vancouver, BC

"Noah Wakeboarding" by Karson Stewart, Calgary, AB

Sports: Athletes in Action

"I Can Clear This" by Haley Bondurant, Pace, FL

"Football" by Janet Cabrera, Snyder, TX

"Bowling" by Katie Drake, Prairie Village, KS

"Sand Trap" by Taylor Fort, Prairie Village, KS

"Hydration is Key" by Madison Meyer, Cabot, AR

"Life in the Fast Lane" by Kate Ryan, Boise, ID

"Saving the Ball" by Carissa Smith, Searcy, AR

"Don't drop the Ball" by Oren Smith, Texarkana, TX

Sports: Sidelines & School Spirit

"One Last Time" by Brittany DeRosier, Littleton, CO

"Attack of the Posters" by Lukas Flippo, Amory, MS

"Perfect Put" by Taylor Fort, Prairie Village, KS

"Celebration" by Abney Garcia, Mckinney, TX

"Victory" by Abney Garcia, Mckinney, TX

"Football Player" by Kaitlyn Kelsay, Lonoke, AR

"Homerun" by Gracie Kimbrell, Bryant, AR

"Eyes on the Prize" by Chasie Phelps, Princeton, KY

"Guarding Color" by Holland Rainwater, Texarkana, TX

"Baby Shark" by Merideth Stanfill, Texarkana, TX

"Blackout Pep Rally” by Brayden Traughber, Searcy, AR

"Homecoming" by Madison Ulry, Georgetown, TX

"Four Captains" by Sabrina VanDeBussche, Hamler, OH

Student Life

"Kusama" by Kaelyn Banse, Brantford, ON

"Hiking Trip To Elfin Lakes Park" by Ben Hepditch, Whistler, BC

"Nothing But Net: Swoosh" by Daniel Kim, Delta, BC

"Hindsight is 20/20" by Nicole Pugh, Brantford, ON

Student Life & Traditions

"Hungry Hungry Spartans" by Sarah Babikian, Northbrook, IL

"Phantom" by Elizabeth Chan, McKinney, TX

"Eternal Glory" by Xinpeng Deng, Oshkosh, WI

"Levitate" by Emily Gringorten, San Jose, CA

"The Trumpeter" by Elyse Kiel, Newton, NJ

"A Late Night Studying" by Anthony Nuber, Palos Verdes, CA

"A Thousand Hands" by Darwin Querido, Edmonton, AB

"Half Time" by Holland Rainwater, Texarkana, TX

"Tradition Lives On" by Kelsi Ramakers, Boise, ID

Yearbookers in Action

"Framing the Shot" by Bridget Finn, Danville, PA

"Home Sweet Home" by Hannah Masluk, Henderson, NV

"A Star Is Born" by Grace McGuire, Texarkana, TX

"Scheduling" by Emma Mecham, Lindon, UT

"Zoned In" by Alexis Murty, Midland City, AL

"SLR Selfie" by Noureen Salah, Lindon, UT

"Beautiful Cheer" by Hailey Stutz, Villa Grove, IL

"Photo of the Year" by Cody Wilkins, Lindon, UT

Through Our Lens

“Between Us” by Wanda Cano, New York, NY

“Thoughts” by Nafisa Hamim, New York, NY

“High Tide” by Isabella Picicci, New York, NY