2019 Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations To Our Winners

The Keep Iowa Beautiful Photo Contest is a visual way for us to learn what resonates with Iowans based on the photographs they submit. Every year we are astounded at the talent of the photographers and the quality of these beautifully shot photos!

For information on how to enter 2020 photo contest, please visit the contest details page. Submissions are accepted starting mid-summer.

Congrats to our winners!


1ST PLACE: Katharine Gail Vogel from Marshalltown

“Adventure in Loess Hills”

Katharine Gail Vogel

2ND PLACE: Mark Iwig from Johnston

“Sunrise at Iowa Women of Achievement Bridge”


3RD PLACE: Willard Sharp from Madrid

“The Milky Way and a Tractor”

Honorable Mention: Aaron Miller-Carlisle

“July Sunset Storm and Windmill”

Honorable Mention: Mark Iwig-Johnston

“Sunset at St. Paul’s Evangelical Church”

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