Grand View Photography State Fair Winners

August 22, 2017

Grand View students, alumni and friends had another successful year in the 2017 Iowa State Fair’s 78th Annual Photography Salon juried exhibition.
Krister Strandskov closed out his Grand View career with another first place blue ribbon in the State Fair Theme class. His photo was judged the best of the 299 entrants in the class. Shannon Rodriguez received an Honorable Mention in the Color Things and Still Life class and J Byers had one of his photos exhibited in the Color Animals, Insects and Wildlife class.
Grand View alumni and friends also fared well. Joseph Provenzano (2015) had two photos selected for the exhibit while Courtney Townsend (2012) and former photo instructor Paula MaxMaxheim had one each.
All together 1064 photographers entered a total of 3446 images this year.