New Hanover County 4-H Photo Challenge!

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sponsored by New Hanover County 4-H Teen Leaders
4-H photography logoTHANK YOU to everyone who participated in the 4-H Photo Challenge Contest! We received amazing entries from such talented young photographers!

Check out 4-H Photography and the many opportunities offered!

Keep up the INCREDIBLE work!

Week #8 (July 6 – July 10, 2020) Theme: Best Patriotism Photo
8-12 year olds: Payton Whitley
“Our Heroes”
13-18 year olds: Cullin Whitley
“A Patriotic Home”

Week #7 (June 29 – July 3, 2020) Theme: Best Nature
8-12 year olds: Jerod Smith “Ants on Aloe Plant”
13-18 year olds: Caitlyn Houghtaling
“Hidden Waterfall”

Week #6 (June 22-26, 2020) Theme: Best Sunrise or Sunset
8-12 year olds: Payton Pruett, “On the Marsh”
13-18 year olds: Lydia Wilson,
“Heart: Sunset Figure 8 Island”

Week #5 (June 15-19, 2020) Theme: Pets in Motion
8-12 year olds: Elkanah Kirk, “Tessa”
13-18 year olds: Caitlyn Houghtaling, “Squirrel!”

Week #4 (June 8-12, 2020) Theme: Best Flower Bloom
8-12 year olds: Iyanna Shields, “Blossoming Sunshine”
13-18 year olds: Jenilee Stewart, “Garden Sunflower”

Week #3 (June 1-5, 2020) Theme: Most Unique Sea Shell
8-12 year olds: Payton Whitley, “Stunning Shell”
13-18 year olds: Rocco Salerno, “Pores”

Week #2 (May 25-29 2020) Theme: Sand Sculptures

Week #1 (May 18-22 2020) Theme: Favorite Beach Photo

*New Hanover County 4-H reserves the rights to use any of the photographs received for educational purposes.

Questions about the 4-H Photography Challenge, contact J. Scott Enroughty at jsenroug@ncsu.edu or 910-798-7660

Week #8: Best Patriotism

Our Heroes

“Our Heroes”
by Payton Whitley
(8-12 year olds)
WINNER

United in Patritotism

“United in Patritotism”
by Payton Whitley
(8-12 year olds)

A Patriotic Home

“A Patriotic Home”
by Cullin Whitley
(13-18 year olds)
WINNER

Freedom Flag

“Freedom Flag”
by Caitlyn Houghtaling
(13-18 year olds)

Flag

“Flag”
by Jenilee Stewart
(13-18 year olds)

 

Week #7: Best Nature

Ants on Aloe Plant

“Ants on Aloe Plant”
by Jerod Smith
(8-12 year olds)
WINNER

Along the Blue Ridge Parkway

“Along the Blue Ridge Parkway”
by Payton Pruett
(8-12 year olds)

Towering Tree

“Towering Tree”
by Hannah Chapman
(8-12 year olds)

Hidden Waterfall

“Hidden Waterfall”
by Caitlyn Houghtaling
(13-18 year olds)
WINNER

Stillwaters

“Stillwaters”
by Fiona Sakowski
(13-18 year olds)

The Road of Light

“The Road of Light”
by Jenilee Stewart
(13-18 year olds)

Oceans Pathways

“Oceans Pathways”
by Fiona Sakowski
(13-18 year olds)

Morning in the Marsh

“Morning in the Marsh”
by Fiona Sakowski
(13-18 year olds)

Morning Sun

“Morning Sun”
by Fiona Sakowski
(13-18 year olds)

Week #6: Best Sunset or Sunrise

On the Marsh

“On the Marsh”
by Payton Pruett
(8-12 year olds)
WINNER

Good Morning Sunshine

“Good Morning Sunshine!”
by Iyanna Shields
(8-12 year olds)

Sunset Figure 8 Island

“HEART: Sunset Figure 8 Island”
by Lydia Wilson
(13-18 year olds)
WINNER

Beach

“Beach”
by Jenilee Stewart
(13-18 year olds)

Figure 8 Island

“Sunset: Figure 8 Island”
by Lydia Wilson
(13-18 year olds)

Beach Glory

“Beach Glory”
by Caitlyn Houghtaling
(13-18 year olds)

Week #5: Pets in Motion

Tessa

“Tessa”
by Ilkhanah Kirk
(8-12 year olds)
WINNER

Full of Energy

“Full of Energy”
by Payton Whitely
(8-12 year olds)

Dog

“Squirrel!”
by Caitlyn Houghtaling
13-18 year olds
WINNER

Dogs

“Puppy Love”
by Jenilee Stewart
14-18 year olds

Ace-the high flying Pomeranian

“Ace-the high flying Pomeranian”
by Lydia Wilson
13-18 year olds

Week #4: Best Flower Bloom

Blossoming Sunshine

“Blossoming Sunshine”
by Iyanna Shields
(8-12 year olds)
WINNER

Garden Sunflower

“Garden Sunflower”
by Jenilee Stewart
(13-15 year olds)
WINNER

Gardenias

“Gardenias”
by Daisy Sakowski
(8-12 year olds)

Peach Blossom

“Peach Blossom”
by Caitlyn Houghtaling
(13-18 year olds)

Growth of Beauty

“Growth of Beauty”
by Rocco Salerno
13-18 year olds

Week #3: Most Unique Sea Shell

Stunning Shell

“Stunning Shell”
by Payton Whitley
(8-12 year olds)

Pore

“Pore”
by Rocco Salerno
13-18 year olds

Show off your photography skills by submitting your photo each week during New Hanover County 4-H Photography Challenge! A NEW photo challenge theme each week! Challenge is open to ALL New Hanover County youth ages 8-18.

Weekly 4-H Challenge Timeline
– Themes will be announced each Monday morning.
– Photo entries are due noon each Friday.

Use your mobile phone, iPad, or digital camera 

Simply upload your best challenge photo to New Hanover County 4-H Photo Challenge Google Form and include a caption or description by noon each Friday. Winner will be announced each Monday. New Hanover County 4-H Teen Leaders will select their favorite photos each week. Those photos will be posted on our social media Photo Gallery.

– New Hanover County website
– Twitter @newhanoverco4h
– Facebook New Hanover County 4-H

Helpful Reminders…
1.) If you have permission from your parent and/or guardian, post your photo on social media with the hashtag #Newhanoverco4H so we can see all the hard work and creativity you are putting into each challenge.
2.) Be sure to ask for permission from individuals before sharing photos of other people.