You voted and here they are - winners of the Oklahoma Beautiful photo contest sponsored by The Oklahoman and NewsOK. Finalists were selected from roughly 800 entries submitted in two categories: scenic and people.

Mike Bergin won first place in the scenic category for his photograph of evening light on a Logan County pond. Second-place winner was Becky Osmond for her November. 2001 Turner Falls photograph.

Shari Holloway won first place in the people category for a photograph of Ken Holloway and his grandson Ross Holloway Turner in a Chattanooga pasture. Second-place winner was Penny Hawkins for an image of Zachary Dushack with his great-grandfather.

The first-place winner in both categories won a $150 gift certificate. The second-place winner in both categories receives a $50 gift certificate.

See more photos from the Oklahoma Beautiful contest in the Sept. 16 edition of Destinations.


Shari Holloway: "Ken and grandson Ross in a Chattanooga pasture"

Penny Hawkins: "Zachary with great-grandfather Sam "ChaCha" and his dog, Hunter"


Mike Bergin: "Evening light on a Logan County Oklahoma farm pond"

Becky Osmond: "November 2001 of Turner Falls"