Through the viewfinder ⁠— First Quarter 2023

Jan 1, 2023

NEWS — Wenatchee police officer Brian Hewitt, shot in the leg, runs for cover near the Living Hope Community Church on the corner of Chelan and Palouse Streets Saturday morning, May 7, 2022. He and two other officers discharged their weapons, killing Alexander J. White, 36, East Wenatchee, in the altercation who police say was shooting at the church. (Pub Aux Photo Contest judges also gave a nod to Seabrook s feature photo entry capturing the delight and curiosity of local fouth graders on a field trip through a skylight.) (Don Seabrook | The Wenatchee (Washington) World)
FEATURES — Main Street’s surface was shining with a coating of precipitation after the conclusion of the Lighting of the Square Friday, November 25. A rainy night was no impediment for Georgetown families embracing the holiday spirit. (Andy Sharp | 
Williamson County Sun, Georgetown, Texas)
SPORTS — Eau Claire North’s Jonah Hanson (15) and the rest of the Huskies celebrate after Gabe Richardson hit a home run against Eau Claire Memorial on May 5 at Carson Park. (AUGUST 9, 2022) (Branden Nall | Leader-Telegram, Eau Claire, Wisconsin)

Winning photographs in the First Quarter 2023 Pub Aux Photo contest, taken from Dec. 9, 2021, to Dec. 9, 2022, are pictured with submitted caption and attribution.

The first-place winners in each category receive personalized coffee mugs featuring a winning photo or a print of their photo. See past winners and entries here: