Grand View Photographers at the Iowa State Fair

August 8, 2016

Grand View student photographers Amanda Breon and Krister Standskov were honored with blue ribbons at the 2016 Iowa State Fair Photography Salon competition. Breon’s photo placed first in the Plants, Flowers and Trees class. Standskov won the Infrared class and had an additional image make the cut. Melanie Leach Vespestad and Maggie Goldhammer each had photographs chosen for the display.
 
Viking alums David Benna, Jay Provenzano and Courtney Townsend all had prints accepted for exhibition.
 
The 77th Annual photography contest had 3642 entries by 1143 different photographers from 80 Iowa Counties and 22 additional states.