Winners of my Blog Children's Contest!

Oregon's Lane County Children's Contest: Bruce Berg Entries: The voting was fast and furious.  Over 400 total valid votes (some accidently voted twice, so I removed all but one vote to keep it fair for all)

Here are the winners of my blog Children's Contest:

First Place is Selah the Samoan princess with 52 votes.aleshiapasiHer mom Aleshi gets a $50 Bruce Berg gift card for a future session, a $25 gift certificate from Little Red Farm in Springfield  (a wonderful family owned nursery on 42nd and Jasper Road-a great place for hanging baskets and plants), a $10 gift card to Off the Waffle (mmm!) and two free passes to the Science Factory in Eugene, near Autzen Stadium.

2nd place is Matthew, the cool dude with get this....51 votes.  Fortunately I didn't have to break a tie---what a competition!  janmichaels

His mom, Jan, gets a $50 Bruce Berg gift card for a future session,  a $10 gift certificate from Cafe Soriah in Eugene and $10 gift card from Off the Waffle.

With 40 votes and 3rd place is handsome BrodystacygilliliamHis mom, Stacy gets 2 guest passes as the Science Factory which has highly educational and interactive displays and a $10 Vanilla Jills‘ gift card-a wonderful yogurt shop off Coburg Road in Eugene.

With 37 votes, 4th place is little and cute Lochlan, he barely beat out Maci & Kayden who had 30 votes....lots of close calls!arbestti

His mom, Leanne (whose wedding I was fortunate to take in 2013-see below), gets a free-any size-Dutch Bros. drinkEugene Oregon wedding photographer Bruce Berg at the County Inn outdoor venue

Congratulations to all the winner of course, but to all the entrants AND to all of you voters, it was a ton of fun.   :-)  We will do it again next year.

In the meantime, get yourself out to Valley River Mall in Eugene, to vote for your favorite 3 (ballots with only 1 number won't count) children.  The People's Choice Awards voting is for a $50 Elephants Trunk Gift Certificate for both Traditional and Storytelling categories (2 winners) and ends May 6th.

The gala awards ceremony honoring those winners and any image with a "winner" on it, will be held on May 9th at 11am in Center Court.  Hope to see you there!

Oregon's Lane County Children's Contest