Nature of Orange Photo Contest

2023 Photo Contest

Orange County Department of Environment, Agriculture, Parks and Recreation in conjunction with the Commission for the Environment and the Parks and Recreation Commission announce the 2023 Nature of Orange Photography Contest. The purpose of the contest is to get people outside taking photos of all of the beauty in Orange County.  The theme is Farms, Parks and Trails in Orange County. Contestants are encouraged to visit Orange County Parks and submit photos taken there. Photos may be submitted until 5 p.m. April 30th. Rules and Entry forms are located below.  

Past Contest Winners

The 2022 winners have been selected by our panel of judges.  Alexcina Wartski won first place, adult division, for her photograph In the Pine.  Allyson Wriedt won first place, youth division, for her photograph Afternoon Buzz.  

Thank you to all who submitted photographs.


In the Pine - Alexcina Wartski

Photo - In the Pine 1st Place Adult Alexina Wartski

Afternoon Buzz- Allyson Wriedt

1st Place  Youth Allyson Wriedt -  Afternoon Buzz