2017 Winners

The Diana Atwood Johnson OSWA Photo Contest

Congratulations 2017 Winners

The Connecticut Land Conservation Council (CLCC) in partnership with the CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) are pleased to announce the winners of The Diana Atwood Johnson Photo Contest.

A huge thank you to our judges for their time to look at each photo! We would also like to thank the many people who submitted a photo for consideration.

Contest Details

Both amateur and professional photographers are welcome to submit photos. All photos must feature a property from the Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition (OSWA) Grant Program.

Diana Atwood Johnson

The Diana Atwood Johnson Photo Contest is named in honor of Diana Atwood Johnson, an avid birder and accomplished amateur bird photographer.

Landscapes, Waterscapes, Wildlife — First Place

dramatic clouds over a fall mountain side

Autumnal Mountain Sunrise

Robert Pagini

This photo was taken from the Lot 28 Leiner Property located on South Mt. in Berlin.

Second Place

rushing waterfall

Lower Falls at Mukluk

David Heg

Photo taken at Macricostas Preserve, protected by Steep Rock Association

People/Wildlife — First Place

cattle outside the barn in the winter

Hawk Hill Farm

Vikkie Reski

This photo was taken on Hawk Hill Farm in Bloomfield.

Second Place


Greens Farm at Lisa Lane

Dale Bertoldi

This photo was taken at Lisa Lane in Bloomfield.

Previous Winners

flock of birds flying

Photos by Diana Atwood Johnson (1946-2018)