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SWCHR ANNOUNCES PHOTO OF THE MONTH WINNER FOR AUGUST, 2010


31 Aug 2010

The Southwestern Center for Herpetological Research (SWCHR) is pleased to announce that Travis Dimler's excellent photograph of a Trans-Pecos Copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix pictigaster) feeding on a Tomato Hornworm (Manduca quinquemaculata) taken in Brewster County, Texas has been selected as our Photo of the Month for August, 2010. You may click here to view his winning image.

Our congratulations to Travis for having the winning photo for the month of August.

Having one of his images selected during the year as a Photo of the Month earns him a cash award of $25.00 and automatically qualifies him as a nominee in the competition for our 2010 Award for Excellence in Herpetological Photography which will be selected and awarded in February of 2011. The Award for Excellence in Herpetological Photography consist of a larger cash award and a plaque mounted certificate. For more information about participating in these programs, please see A Call for Papers and Photos.


Gerald Keown
Executive Director
Southwestern Center for Herpetological Research







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