2022 Arizona Wildlife Views Photo Contest

2021 contest winning entry submitted by Isabel Guerra Clark
2021 winning photograph by Isabel Guerra Clark

Do you want to see your photo on the cover of Arizona Wildlife Views’ annual calendar? Do you have a knack for capturing great photos of wildlife? Then you won’t want to miss the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s 16th annual wildlife photo contest.

One best in show and 11 first-place winners will be showcased in the 2023 calendar, which is published in the November-December 2022 issue of Arizona Wildlife Views. The best-in-show photo is published on the cover of the calendar issue and as one of the photos representing a month. Winning photos may also appear in future issues of Arizona Highways magazine.

Entrants are responsible for complying with the Official Rules; not doing so may result in disqualification. All photographs must be submitted through Arizona Highways’ platform. The deadline is 5 p.m. MST on Aug. 12, 2022.



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Photo by Kirk Reinke

Great Horned Owl searching for prey.

Location: Cave Creek, Arizona

Photo by Patricia Ann Isaacson

Roadrunner on the hunt

Location: Green Valley, AZ

Photo by Patricia Ann Isaacson

Juvenile Mexican Spotted Owl

Location: Chiricahua Mountains

Photo by Karen L West

Nesting baby with momma at the back in SNP East.

Location: SNP East

Photo by Patricia Ann Isaacson

Red-faced Warbler singing

Location: Santa Catalina Mountains

Photo by Karen L West

Early morning just after a rain, Jack Rabbit was out eating the young branches off bush at the back of SNP East.

Location: SNP East

Photo by Travis Kern

Three juvenile Great Horned Owls perched in a tree in the early morning hours of June.

Location: Anthem, AZ

Photo by Beverly DeMartino

Burrowing Owlet in Flight

Location: Arizona-USA

Photo by Teresa Kikugawa

Two Annas Hummingbird babies nesting, waiting for Mom.

Location: Oro Valley, AZ

Photo by Carrie van de Ven

Taken on our land, this Desert Iguana is a welcome visitor during the summer.

Location: Picture Rocks, AZ

Photo by Beverly DeMartino

Burrowing Owl in Mesquite Tree

Location: Arizona-USA

Photo by Beverly DeMartino

Black-crowned Night Heron by the stream.

Location: Arizona-USA