Hot Shots

Jonathan Huff captured this image of morning dew on a bright and sunny day.

Mary Ann Friend captured a shot of this sure sign of spring, a bluebird building a nest in her neighbor's birdhouse on Point View Drive in Washington.

Stephen Ezarick got this photo of one of the many bluebirds in his yard with a homemade trail camera mounted on a finch feeder.

Brook Ward took this photo of St. Paul Cathedral in Pittsburgh.

Photo submitted by Mike Kotz We knew Old McDonald had a farm. We didn't know that it was just outside Claysville, or that Old McDonald has a gas lease.

Myrta Litman said the first crocuses of the season looked especially cheery when contrasted with the winter-beaten grass in her yard.

Edward Yonosik took this close-up of a recent full moon from his home in East Marianna.

Brook Ward took this photo on the stairs of the bell tower in an abandoned church in Pittsburgh.

Table for two? Ann Newman took this photo of a deer and a bird settling in for a bite to eat from the feeding table in the backyard of her Waynesburg home.

Gary Shaw was happy to spot this harbinger of spring recently at his West Alexander home. The robin might be having second thoughts about his early return.

Dave Brendel of Sycamore took this photo of a piebald deer. Dave said his wife, Cheryl, first spotted the deer as a newborn, playing with other deer in a field across from their house.

We want your photos!

And you could win a $25 gift card! Here's how it works: Submit a photo (original work only, please), and we will publish it in our online Hot Shot gallery. The very best will earn the daily Hot Shot spot on the Quick Read page in the print edition. Then, every month, the editorial staff will vote for the best Hot Shot, and the winner will receive a gift card. Click to submit your photo Or, if you prefer, mail them to: Hot Shot Photos Observer-Reporter 122 S. Main St., Washington, PA, 15301. Please include your name, phone number and some information about your picture. Start snapping!

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