Through the viewfinder — fourth quarter 2021

Oct 1, 2021

Winning photographs in the Fourth Quarter 2021 Pub Aux Photo contest, taken from Sept. 11, 2020, to Sept. 11, 2021, captured early fall happenings.


Pete Luna of the Uvalde (Texas) Leader-News topped all other Features entries with his sweet capture of childhood hope and wonder.

Ashley D. Swanson of the Clay County News in Sutton, Nebraska, won first place Sports photo for this expertly composed shot. The captured expression is engaging, and the color blur really catches the eye.

Ron Schott of the Wright County Journal in Mountain Grove, Missouri, captured first place News photo for this multidimensional shot of clean-up as the fire clears.

The first-place winners in each category receive personalized coffee mugs featuring a winning photo or a print of their photo.

See entries and winners here