Ottawa Tourism

Canada in One City photo contest

We received amazing photo submissions for our Canada in One City contest! The images had to reflect the four themes that define Ottawa’s unique ability to connect with Canada’s soul. Ottawa Tourism chose four grand prize winners, four runner up winners, as well as four weekly winners. Check out these beautiful photos!

Connect with Canada

Connect with Canada Grand Prize and Runner Up

Grand Prize Winner (left): Eli Duern / Runner Up (right): Paul Couvrette

Canada’s Village

Grand Prize Winner (left): Ralf Elfving / Runner Up (right): Sara Jean Hoffman

Joie de Vivre

Grand Prize Winner (left): Benjamin Nguyen / Runner Up (right): Jesse Elliott

Ottawa’s Legacy

Grand Prize Winner (left): Andrés Solís Montero / Runner Up (right): Yassine Rabbouh

Four weekly prize winners

Weekly winners from left to right: Kris Hatashita, Gilbert Bouffard, James Peltzer, François Bérubé


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