With smartphone cameras turning everyone into a shooter, it's all the more important to recognize those who embrace the fine art of photography.  Special thanks to the Violet Crown Cinema for hosting a pop-up gallery of the winning images, and the The Camera Shop of Santa Fe for providing prizes.

1st Place

Estefanía Ramirez, Flamenco Dancer (El Flamenco de Santa Fe)
Estefanía Ramirez, Flamenco Dancer (El Flamenco de Santa Fe) | Morgan Smith

2nd Place

Madre (Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe, Santa Fe)
Madre (Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe, Santa Fe) | Bobby Gutierrez

3rd Place

Rooftop Storm (From Sandoval Street parking garage, Santa Fe)
Rooftop Storm (From Sandoval Street parking garage, Santa Fe) | Chelsey Evans

Honorable Mentions

Rio Chama in Autumn Rain (North of Abiquiú)
Rio Chama in Autumn Rain (North of Abiquiú) | Berl Brechner
Roadrunner Catches Grasshopper (Rio Rancho)
Roadrunner Catches Grasshopper (Rio Rancho) | Joseph Shuman
Burn Him (Fort Marcy Park, Santa Fe)
Burn Him (Fort Marcy Park, Santa Fe) | Chelsey Evans
Playing in the Fields of Flowers (Frank S. Ortiz Dog Park, Santa Fe)
Playing in the Fields of Flowers (Frank S. Ortiz Dog Park, Santa Fe) | Leah Gibbons
Steer Roping at 4-H Rodeo (Rodeo de Santa Fe, Santa Fe)
Steer Roping at 4-H Rodeo (Rodeo de Santa Fe, Santa Fe) | Doug Johnson
Caldera Fencing (Valles Caldera)
Caldera Fencing (Valles Caldera) | David Darby
Winter Fireworks (The Santa Fe Opera, Santa Fe)
Winter Fireworks (The Santa Fe Opera, Santa Fe) | Paul Horpedahl