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Yakutat Tern Festival Photo Contest

Stay tuned for 2024 Submission Dates and Updates!

Think you have an award-worthy photo?
Step 1: Qualify

Your photo submission MUST have been taken in Yakutat.

Step 2: Submit

Submit your photos to

before the posted due date to ensure they are included in the running.

Step 3: Vote

Show up in person to Tern Fest to view qualified submissions and submit a ballot for your favorite photos! (You can vote for yourself... We won't tell).

The submissions which receive the most votes will be declared first and second place. Winners will be announced by the last day of Tern Fest.


1st Place Winner: $100

2nd Place Winner: $75

3rd Place Winner: $50

Congratulations to our 2023 Photo Contest Winners!
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First Place -

Photo by Sam Lobdell

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Second Place -

Photo by Shaye Jensen

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Third Place -

Photo by Tracy Israelson

2022 YTF Photo Contest Winners
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First Place - Photo by Starr Jensen

Second Place - Photo by Starr Jensen

Third Place - Photo by Russel Wicka

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