Land Through the Lens Photo Exhibit

The Parks and Open Space department and the Boulder County Parks and Open Space Foundation will hold a juried photography exhibit in 2017.

2017 Exhibit

Another photography exhibit will be held in 2017. More details will be announced in 2017, but you can begin taking photographs now.

2015 Award Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Land Through the Lens event.

David Silver – Sticks and Clouds at Walden Ponds

Best in Show
David Silver – "Sticks and Clouds" at Walden Ponds

Verdon Tomajko – Night Heron Diving at Walden Ponds

2nd Place
Verdon Tomajko – "Night Heron Diving" at Walden Ponds

Michael Lohr – Flight of the Flickers at Harney Lastoka Property

3rd Place
Michael Lohr – "Flight of the Flickers" at Harney Lastoka Property

Daniel Joder – Sugarloaf Summit at Dawn at Sugarloaf Mountain

Commissioners' Choice
Daniel Joder – "Sugarloaf Summit at Dawn" at Sugarloaf Mountain

Cindy Payler – Peaking in the Chicken Coop at Agricultural Heritage Center

Honorable Mention
Cindy Payler – "Peaking in the Chicken Coop" at Agricultural Heritage Center

Lyle Rosbotham – Caribou Deluge at Caribou Ranch

Honorable Mention
Lyle Rosbotham – "Caribou Deluge" at Caribou Ranch

Calvin Whitehall – Aspen Abstract at Mud Lake

Honorable Mention
Calvin Whitehall – "Aspen Abstract" at Mud Lake

Michael Lohr – Winter at Caribou - at Caribou Ranch

People's Choice
Michael Lohr – "Winter at Caribou" at Caribou Ranch

Prize Juror

Crystal A. Polis has twenty years' experience in museum and non-profit administration. She has worked in large and small institutions and has experience in exhibitions, collections management, historical research, grant writing, and donor management. Upon completion of her M.A. in American Civilization at George Washington University, Polis moved to Philadelphia and spent four years at the American Swedish Historical Museum. From there, she went to Cleveland, Ohio and was the founding Director of the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve, a nonprofit contemporary art gallery and archive of work by local artists. In 2002, Polis moved back to the Washington, DC area and became a curator for the Navy Art Collection at the Washington Navy Yard. From 2009-2012, she was a consultant and curator for the Pyramid Atlantic Art Center and Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County, Maryland. Since moving to Colorado at the end of 2012, Polis has been involved with the Boulder County Arts Alliance, where she is now the Communications Manager.


Thanks to our sponsors for their support of the event.


Parks & Open Space
Karen Imbierowicz