Jeff Titterington of Florida took his photo, “Yellow Hot Rod,” to win the “aircraft” category. The airplane is the Granville brothers’ Gee Bee Z City of Springfield, which is in the Fantasy of Flight museum in Polk City, Florida (now closed to the public).
W. Scott Olsen, of Fargo, North Dakota, a frequent contributing writer to AOPA Pilot and Flight Training magazines, won the “people” category with his photograph, “Prairie Crosswind,” of Jacey Mitziga in 40-knot winds on the northern prairie at Fargo’s Hector Field.
AOPA Photo Contest honorable mentions go to Mike Young for his photograph “Are We Home Yet?" of puppies on board and Patty Veenstra Reyes for a toddler in a headset, “Cleared for Takeoff,” in the “people” category; Kevin Young for “Campers Take Cover” and David F. Clemmer for “Grassroots GA” in the “places” category; and Richard Jones for “Proteus” and Mike Mulligan for “Preparing to Launch” in the “aircraft” category.