AOA Alpaca Photo Contest

2018 Photo Entries

2019 Deadline

June 18, 2019, 11:59 p.m. CDT

It is never to early to start planning for the 2019 photo contest! Watch for the announcement officially opening the competition in 2019 and and keep shooting!


  • First through third place ribbons awarded in each category in each age division and published in a future issue of Alpacas Magazine

Honorable Mention

  • Ribbons given at Judge's discretion and listed in a future issue of Alpacas Magazine

Judge's Choice

  • One Judge's Choice will be awarded from all entries
  • Featured on the cover of the Alpaca Owners Guide along with $150 cash prize
  • Only vertical photos a minimum of 2,550 pixels wide by 3,300 pixels tall will be considered

Age Divisions



Junior Photographers 17 and under




Contact the Coordinator


2018 Judge's Choice Winner

2018 Judge's Choice by Brad Ryckert

The 3 Amigos
Brad Ryckert of Timber View Alpacas

Lincoln Camera Club

Lincoln Camera Club

We are pleased to announce that once again members from the Lincoln Camera Club will judge this year's photo contest.