The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership announces photo contest winners

1st place winner: Morning views watching the American Century from above during a wild sunrise by Tucker Olson.

The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership has announced the winners of its first photo contest.

First place: Tucker Olsen

Second place: Paul LaMarre, III (also awarded an honorable mention)

Third place: Christine Douglas (also awarded an honorable mention)

To help celebrate Great Lakes Shipping and the Saint Lawrence Seaway’s 60th navigation season, The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership invited fans to submit their best photos of ships, tugboats and barges across the Great Lakes/St. Lawrence Seaway system. The partnership received more than 250 entries throughout the submission period, which began March 30, 2018 and ended December 31, 2018. Other winning photos may be viewed here.

The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership thanks all contest participants and invites them to participate in the second annual photo contest by submitting original photos here. The contest is now open and will end when the Seaway closes for the 2019 navigation season. Winners will be announced April 1, 2020.

The winning photos will also be showcased on partnership’s new Instagram page. Help celebrate the 2018 photo contest winners and The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership’s new Instagram page by following @GLSPartnership.

Andrea Lee