2016 Capturing Memorial Day Contest Winners

Photo Contest Results: 2016 Winners

Funeralwise.com invited photographers across the U.S. to participate in its 2016 Capturing Memorial Day Photo Contest. The contest was aimed at recognizing photographers whose images convey the meaning and emotion associated with Memorial Day in cemeteries across the United States. Fifteen finalists were selected and the photos were voted on by the general public. Below are the four photos that took the top spots based on the voting. Because the vote for 2nd prize was so close, an additional second prize was awarded.

GRAND PRIZE WINNER:
Amber Knickman of Morrisville, PA
Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA
“Flags In, Memorial Day”

Grand Prize-Flags In-Amber Knickman

 

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1ST PRIZE WINNER:
Kelly Jean of Bay City, MI
Pine Ridge Cemetery, Bay City, Michigan
“Still Standing Guard”

1st Prize-Kelly Jean "Still Standing Guard" Pine Ridge Cemetery-Bay City Michigan

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CO-2ND PRIZE WINNER:
Amber Knickman of Morrisville, PA
Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA
“Salute to Our Fallen Heroes”

Salute to Our Fallen Heroes-Amber Knickman

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CO-2ND PRIZE WINNER:
Angie Bernath of Wyandotte, MI
Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit MI
“Innocence of War”

I Pledge Allegiance-Angie Bernath

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