Reader SunShots photo contest

  • This week's category: Special occasions

    This week's category: Special occasions

    Share your pictures for this category through Jan. 27 using this form. The winning photos will appear on Feb. 4 at It can take up to 24 hours on weekdays, and 48 hours on weekends for photos to be approved. To avoid cropping, upload photos with a 16:9 width-to-height...

  • Heroes winner

    Heroes winner

    Roger Katzenberg is the winner of this week’s Reader SunShots theme of “Heroes” for his photograph, “Putting Up.” The photograph shows Baltimore City firefighters stowing their gear after fighting a fire. Baltimore Sun staff photographer Barbara Haddock Taylor comments, “Sometimes the best pictures...

  • Heroes honorable mention

    Heroes honorable mention

    Honorable mention for the Reader SunShots Theme of “Heroes” is Rob Lynch. Sun photographer Barbara Haddock Taylor comments, “Rob Lynch’s photo, 'Saluting' tells an important story in a simple but powerful way. The colorful fire trucks are an attention-grabbing element that invites the viewer to...

Recent SunShots contests

Past years' winners