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The Westchester County Amateur Photo Contest hosted by

The Greenburgh Library Guild
(Formerly the Greenburgh Public Library Foundation)

Special thanks go to the Howard and Ruth Jacobs Family for their vision and commitment to celebrating amateur photography and photographers in Westchester County and for making the contest possible.

The Greenburgh Library Guild is proud to host the 9th annual Westchester County Amateur Photo Contest. Photographs accepted into the competition will be on exhibit in the Howard and Ruth Jacobs Family Gallery at the Greenburgh Public Library from May 2, 2018 through June 14, 2018.
Prizes will be awarded at a reception at the Library on Saturday, May 19, 2018.

Photographs must be submitted digitally between March 15 – April 1, 2018, and should be sent as jpeg attachments to:  Submissions must be made in  accordance with the contest rules as certain restrictions do apply.
Please see the complete contest rules and guidelines below.

Rules of the Contest

2017 Photo Contest Winning Photographs


Adult Category

1st Place – Bob Plotkin – Rough Day: Breakfast
2nd Place – Alan Cohen – Oculus
3rd Place – Richard Getler – Urban Playlist

Honorable Mention
Marty Berg – Beautiful Cuba
Arnold Breisblatt – Blue Hours Over Day’s Cottages

Student Category

1st Place – Francesca Meluso – Untitled
2nd Place – Zachary Milewicz – Green Anole Lizard
3rd Place – Chiarmara Uruakpa – Rayne

Honorable Mention
Catherine Bryceland – Open Eyes
Bryan Farez – Untitled