NHC 4-H Photo Challenge!

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sponsored by New Hanover County 4-H Teen Leaders
4-H photography logoShow 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.

Week #8 (July 6 – July 10, 2020) Theme: Best Patriotism Photo
8-12 year olds: 

13-18 year olds:

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

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 NHC 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.

*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 #7: Best Nature

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Week #6: Best Sunset or Sunrise

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

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

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

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

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

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

Week #5: Pets in Motion

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

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

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

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

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

Week #4: Best Flower Bloom

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

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

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

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

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

Week #3: Most Unique Sea Shell

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

“Pore”
by Rocco Salerno
13-18 year olds