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Photo of the Month Contest


We encourage members to submit photos to help each other with coverage and give their best work a bigger audience. Photos submitted with MBR in the byline title are judged in a monthly contest. Each monthly winner receives $150 and their pictures are entered into an annual contest. This month's winners:


Vanessa Peirce is comforted by her mother Debbie Donato Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, in Niagara Falls, N.Y., after her 7th street home went up in flames killing her dog Shotzi, she said. (AP Photo/The Niagara Gazette, Ja




Students explore the inside of a hot air balloon at the Tanglewood Elementary School in South Glens Falls, N.Y., Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/The Post Star, Steve Jacobs)

Archive pages of past winners:
2014 Winners | 2013 Winners | 2012 Winners

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