3rd Annual Finalists

There were almost 800 entries received for the 11th Annual AMPC, with 48 images selected as finalists.


Imagery depicting mountain sports such as climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, etc.

Blue Ridge Parkway

Imagery that communicates aspects of history, culture, environment, landscape, flora/fauna, or adventure found along the Blue Ridge Parkway.


Imagery depicting the people, their customs, traditions, and ways of life unique to the Southern Appalachian region.


Imagery that communicates the significance and/or threats to the Southern Appalachian environment.

Flora and Fauna

Imagery of plants and animals common to the Southern Appalachians.


Imagery of aesthetic subject matter in which natural scenery depicting the Southern Appalachian region represented.