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Scenes of the Region Photo Contest

Get connected to the region and show your love for beautiful Central New York with WCNY’s Scenes of the Region photo contest.

This quarterly campaign will spotlight the picturesque vineyards, lakes, waterfalls, farms, mountains, and overall stunning landscapes of the WCNY region.

Snap a photo, then upload it using the SUBMIT tab on this page. WCNY’s professional media team will select the top 20 photographed Scenes of the Region for each season of the year (summer, autumn, winter, spring). Then YOU get to vote for the winning photos!

The top 3 photos will be highlighted in WCNY CONNECT magazine, and the 1st place winner will be featured on WCNY social media, website pages, and on WCNY-TV.

Online voting rules:

    1. Limit is one (1) vote via Online Voting per day
    2. User will vote for 3 photos as Rank #1, Rank #2, and Rank #3


Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners!Received at the Autumn Edition Exhibition Dec. 6


Submit your winter scene now – Feb. 1, 2019

Top 20 Released: Feb. 7

Vote: Feb. 7–17

Scenes of the region - Winter Edition

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  • Please note that we can only allow one photo submission per person.



Event Location
415 W. Fayette St.
Syracuse, NY 13204

6–7:30 p.m.
Exhibition Viewing

6:45–7 p.m.
First, Second, Third Place, and “Fan Favorite” Vote Winners Revealed

7–7:30 p.m.

7–7:30 p.m.
WCNY Broadcast and Education Tours

Live music by No Strings Attached
String Quartet


Show off the region’s beauty with your scene by sharing photographs with us on social media!

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Autumn Edition 2018



Summer Edition 2018

Autumn Exhibition


Summer Exhibition

Autumn Edition Winners

1st Place
Steven Dunn
Moose River, Old Forge, NY

Herkimer County


2nd Place
Kathleen Ferguson
Green Lakes State Park

Onondaga County


3rd Place
Marcia Bower
rt 11a near Nedro NY

Onondaga County


Summer Edition Winners

1st Place
Steve Friedman
Taughannock Falls

Tompkins County


2nd Place
Sarah Moses
First Lake in Old Forge

Herkimer County


3rd Place
Michelle Enright
Horse Farm

Tompkins County



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