Thank you to everyone who submitted their snapshots and participated in the IMA’s My Snapshot competition. We received nearly 2,700 submissions from all over the world since launching the competition on June 7.

Our panel of judges has reviewed the submissions and selected winners for June, July and August. Additionally, by voting for your favorite snapshots, you have selected the three most popular submissions of the competition.

Finally, thank you to all of you who participated in the online survey. We appreciate your feedback. George Mobley of Indianapolis was selected at random as the winner of a Nikon Coolpix S4000 digital camera for his participation in the online survey.



First Place:

Hu, Lisa. Skysprayer.


Second Place:

Hu, Michael. Miniature Sunrise.


Third Place:

Wright, Renita. A Mother’s Blessing.



First Place:

Feemster, Margaret. Steps and Shadows.

What the judges had to say:

" manages [to] combine the mundane with well done formality to create something new and much more interesting than either of those ideas separately."


Second Place: