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Earth Day Photography Contest

Congratulations to Julia Lindsey and Leah Carter, winners of the 1st Annual Earth Day Photography Contest! As part of Earth Action Week and in honor of Earth Day, the City held a Photo Contest encouraging people to submit photos of their favorite natural spot, plants or creatures in Sonoma. Julia Linday's "A Dreamlike Trail" was the winner in the "21 years and older" category. Leah Carter's "Morning Air" won in the "13-20 year old" category.

"Dreamlike Trail" by Julia L.

Julia Lindsay "A Dreamlike Trail"

"Morning Air" Leah C.

Leah Carter "Morning Air"

Submission Guidelines

Snap a photo of your favorite natural spot, plants or creatures in Sonoma — Be Creative!

  1. Submit your photo by 11:59 PM on Sunday, April 25th
  2. Only one photo per person per age category can be submitted.
    • 12 and under
    • 13 – 20
    • 21 and over
  3. Submit your photo using the online form below
  4. Photos must be in jpg or png format and a maximum of 25MB.

The City of Sonoma reserves the right to exclude works from the contest that are not within the theme parameters or do not meet requirements. All art is subject to approval. No nudity, political statements, or images that are too graphic or explicit will be accepted. This is an art contest for All-Ages.

Photos will be on display on this page ( and may be used in future Earth Day and Earth Action Week promotions. One winner from each age group will be notified on April 29th. Winners will be notified via email of their prize!

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