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BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest

Check out some past winners below. The Grand Prize Winner for 2008 remains the ultimate winner of all time. Don’t be discouraged. Not everyone can do what this guy did. We appreciate all our winners.

2020 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2020 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Alison Wolin, Oceanside, NY We picked two great photos from Alison as winners. One with Penguins in Antarctica and the other at Shackleton's Grave. First Place Tess Ewing On Safari with Lions and a Black chested Snake Eagle in the Distance Second...

2019 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2019 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Mikhala Bornstein, Londonderry, NH Snorkeling at the Great Barrier Reef, Australia Best Selfie Molly Torsvik Amsterdam/Eastham Molly at the UCI Road World Championships, Norway Coldest Place Ned Lundquist Ned at Resolute Bay, Canada Best Celebrity...

2018 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2018 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Joe Botta Hudson, NY Joe at the Sphynx, Egypt Best Smile Molly Torsvik Amsterdam/Eastham Molly at Logan Airport Customer Favorite Alison Wolin, Oceanside, NY Alison with Groot at Disney Famous Person David Bacchioni David at a James Taylor Concert,...

2017 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2017 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Alison Wollin, Oceanside, NY Alison Taking a Polar Plunge in Antarctica New Category: First Place Best Elephant Suzanne Garrow Suzanne in Botswana. Second Place, Best Elephant Kevin Riordan, Singapore (& Eastham, MA) Kevin in Chiang Mai,...

2016 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2016 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Isabel Brofsky, Bainbridge Island, WA Isabel at Hawk Watch International Goshutes Mountains, NV New Category: Most Entries Alison Wolin, Oceanside, NY Alison in Florence, Italy First Place, Best Bird Karen Collishaw, Gaithersburg, MD Karen in...

2015 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2015 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Rebecca Bacchioni, Rye Brook, NY Rebecca at Huayna Picchu overlooking Manchu Picchu, Peru New Category: Best Turtle Roy Verstraete, Ringwood, NJ Roy with a Leatherback Turtle, Grand Riviera Trinidad after the turtle finished laying her eggs. First...

2014 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2014 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Judy McCarthy, Brewster, MA Judy on the Yantze River, China New Category: Best Boobies Alison Wolin, Oceanside, NY Alison With Blue Footed Boobies, Galapagos First Place, Best Bird Anna Stunkel, Natick, MA Golden Raptor Observatory, CA Second Place...

2013 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2013 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Roy Verstraete, Ringwood, NJ Roy on a Mountain Gorilla Trek, Rwanda, Africa First Place Best Backsides Don & Andy Borghesani, Bethlehem, PA Riding an elephant in Thailand. First Place Best Bird Cindy Alley Cindy in Antarctica with Penguin...

2012 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2012 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Adodot Hayes Adodot with Masai Mara folks, Masai Mara, Kenya Second Prize Jack Ostmark, Highland, NY Jack at Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska Third Prize Ned Lundquist, Springfield, VA Ned at Bridger Teton National Forest Part of the Arrow Corps 5...

2011 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2011 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Art (aka "Max") Figur, New Rochelle, NY Wooden Bridge Over the Brahmaputra River, India First Prize - Best Bird Lynne Budnick - Eastham, MA Lynne at the So. Arizona Bird Observatory with A Female Rufous Hummingbird Second Prize - Best Bird Carol...

2010 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2010 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Judy Wolf, Reston, VA Terra Cotta Soldiers, Discovered in 1974 Created in 221 BC. Xign, China. First Prize - Famous Place John Ziebarth, New York, NY Ramparts of the Al Cazaba in Antequera, Spain Second Prize - Famous Place Wolfgang Bohm, Germany...

2009 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2009 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Kate Hamm from Ayer, MA Rock Climbing in Ibanez, Chile. First Prize - Best Bird Judy Wolf of Reston, VA Judy with Cormorants in Gailin, China Second Prize - Best Bird Juliet Lamb of Brewster, MA Juliet with Puffin chick, Eastern Egg Rock, Maine....

2008 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2008 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Brett Bradley - McKinney, TX Brett, soaring like a bird, skydiving in Texas. You can see Brett's entire skydiving experience wearing our shirt on YouTube. Just go to YouTube and type in "Bird Watcher's General Store" in the search box. First Prize...

2007 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2007 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Claus Vogel of Nunavut, Canada Claus with native children in Madagascar in front of Boabab trees. First Prize - Famous Place Dave & Sharon Attick, Southbury, CT At the Acropolis in Greece Second Prize - Famous Place J. Wolf of Reston, VA At a...

2006 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2006 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Edward Huber in Bavaria, Germany Sign Reads, "Black Death! Bird Flu! Caution" First Prize - Famous Place George Buzby of Massachusetts On Assignment in Afghanistan Second Prize - Famous Place Jerzy Bartuzi of Poland Jerzy in Tarifa, Spain Third...

2005 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2005 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Candace Noel Messner of West Sand Lake, NY Candace working with her Maasai family in Kenya, Africa, applied fresh manure to the shelter in which she would be living. The clinching photo for Candace was applying manure to her hut, however, these...

2004 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2004 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Warren Harrington, Marshfield, MA King Penguins, Antarctica First Prize - Famous Place Rob & Benjy Rutkir-Becker, Great Neck, NY These guys visited the most places ever in one trip. Here, they are in London. Second Prize - Famous Place Paula...

2003 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2003 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Kippy Jean York, Tufts University Kenya, Africa First Prize - Most Exotic Dave Fitton, Orleans, MA Dune, India First Prize - Best Photo J. Wolf, Reston, VA Arches National Park, Utah First Prize - Most Creative John Miller, Cummington, MA First...

2002 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2002 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner Kent Savel, Marstons Mills, MA St. Anthony, Newfoundland Other Winner Diana Bianchi, Brookline, MA Hong Kong Other Winner Bill Kobak, John Himmelman, CT Little Tobago Island Other Winner Roger Vose, Chatham, MA Fort Stockton, TX Other Entries Seth...

2001 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

2001 BWGS Tee Shirt Photo Contest Winners

Grand Prize Winner Ken & Gussie McKussick, Orleans, MA Taj Mahal Ken & Gussie McKussick, Orleans, MA Outback, Australia First Place Winner Randy Burnotas, Connecticut Phinda Private Game Reserve, South Africa Second Place Winner Mary Pearl - Eastham, MA In...