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Wednesday, May. 23, 2018

Sakura Showdown Contest 2016, 3RD PLACE

You snapped away, and now the photos are here on display. Here is our third place winner of the 2016 Sakura Showdown Contest. Go ahead and take a look and the beautiful shot. You won't be disappointed.

FEATURE PHOTO 06/03/15: SAKURA SHOWDOWN CONTEST, 1ST PLACE

For our Midweek Muse, we are pleased to announce the final and first place winner of the 2015 Sakura Showdown. Congratulations Connie Bittinger on your lovely photo! It was a close call between all the entries this year, but the astonishing beauty of this photo puts it on top. Thank you to everyone who entered!

FEATURE PHOTO 06/01/15: SAKURA SHOWDOWN CONTEST, 2ND PLACE

This week we reveal the 2nd place winner of the 2015 Sakura Showdown. Congratulations Timothy Cha! Check out his winning photo now.

FEATURE PHOTO 05/28/15: SAKURA SHOWDOWN CONTEST, 3RD PLACE

You snapped, we voted. That's right. The results for this year's Sakura Showdown are in! Congratulations to our third place winner, Katherine Engelhardt. Her photo captures the sheer beauty of the sakura season.

FEATURE PHOTO 12/09/14: FALLING FOR FALL CONTEST, 1ST PLACE

Last but certainly not least among our Fall Photo Contest winners is Auriza Ugalino who takes first place with her absolutely magical photo captured on Miyajima. Click here for more about the touching tale behind this beautiful photograph.

FEATURE PHOTO 12/09/14: FALLING FOR FALL CONTEST, 2ND PLACE

We're back this week to announce the 2nd place winner of our 2014 Falling for Fall photo contest. Claiming the prize is Sarah Hiscock with her capture of fiery fall colours. Congratulations Sarah! Read more about her photo here.

FEATURE PHOTO 12/09/14: FALLING FOR FALL CONTEST, 3RD PLACE

With the last days of autumn upon us, the Wide Island View is proud to announce the winners of the 2014 Falling for Fall photo contest. Coming in 3rd place, with her gorgeous shot of autumn scenery, is Rebecca Gannaway. Congratulations Rebecca! You can read more about the photo here.

Feature Photo 10/12/13

  Photo by┬áMata Skipper Ready to Dance 08/09/2012 Isomatsu, Hiroshima D7000 Stitch of two photos, black and white and color filter. Editor's Comments:   To see a larger version, click on the picture...

Announcing the Spring Photo Contest 2010 winners!

Well, after much deliberation, the judges have rated all the photos entered in the Wide Island View's 2010 Spring Photo Contest, sponsored by White Rabbit Press, and we have some winners! Thanks to all who entered the contest. There were a lot of great photos, so it was tough to choose the best ones. But someone had to do it, and we did.

Spring in Japan: Slideshow

Spring, and especially cherry blossom season, has got to be one of the most lovely times to live in Japan, and JETs throughout Japan have captured that beauty on camera. Thanks to all who entered the Wide Island View's Spring Photo Contest 2010, generously sponsored by White Rabbit Press! You're awesome! Our judges are rating the photos now to determine the winners, so for now please enjoy this slideshow of all the entries.