AP Photos of the Month

December 2016 Showase

December 2016 Showase

The member showcase for December is Mike De Sisti from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel   Here are the entries for the month.   Entries for January 2017 can be sent to john.ehlke@gmail.com. Deadline to send your image is Sunday, Feb. 12.


AP Photo of the Month: January 2014

AP Photo of the Month: January 2014

** WISCONSIN JANUARY PHOTO OF THE MONTH**The cold weather makes vision challenging as Jobin Curoe’s glasses fog up while walking in subzero temperatures and wind chills reaching minus 40 to minus 50 degrees on the Lawrence University campus Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Appleton, Wis. Frigid, dense air swirled across much of the U.S. on […]


AP Photo of the Month: October 2013

AP Photo of the Month: October 2013

** WISCONSIN OCTOBER PHOTO OF THE MONTH **A group of people, who wished to remain unidentified, hold candles during a vigil marking the one-year anniversary of the Azana Salon & Spa shooting, Monday, Oct. 21, 2013 in the Milwaukee City Hall rotunda. Radcliffe Haughton shot and killed his estranged wife, Zina, and two others at […]


AP Photo of the Month: September 2013

AP Photo of the Month: September 2013

 **WISCONSIN SEPTEMBER PHOTO OF THE MONTH**A pair of water spouts form on Lake Michigan southeast of Kenosha, Wis. on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. The National Weather Service in Sullivan said the water spouts occurred about four miles southeast from Kenosha. (AP Photo/The Kenosha News, Kevin Poirier)


AP Photo of the Month: August 2013

AP Photo of the Month: August 2013

**WISCONSIN AUGUST PHOTO OF THE MONTH**Lisa Christie and her daughter, Mackenzie, 9, assess the damage to the garage at their home on Nash St. Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013 in Hortonville, Wis.  Thunderstorms packing winds of more than 100 mph and two tornadoes caused at least one weather-related fatality, destroyed a church, barns and other buildings […]


AP Photo of the Month: July 2013

AP Photo of the Month: July 2013

** WISCONSIN JULY PHOTO OF THE MONTH **A pair watch over the bridge as the firework show continues over Riverside Park in West Bend , Wis. on Thursday, July 4, 2013. (AP Photo/The Daily News, John Ehlke)


AP Photo of the Month: June 2013

AP Photo of the Month: June 2013

** WISCONSIN JUNE PHOTO OF THE MONTH **Daniel Beechler, of Madison, Wis., center, joins supporters celebrating a U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) during a parade around the Wisconsin State Capitol Wednesday, June 26, 2013. The decision grants federal benefits to married couples in states that recognize same-sex marriage, […]


AP Photo of the Month: May 2013

AP Photo of the Month: May 2013

** WISCONSIN MAY PHOTO OF THE MONTH **The Wisconsin State Capitol is seen through a water droplet on a tree in bud on a cold, rainy morning in Madison, Wis., Friday, May 3, 2013. (AP Photo/M.P. King, Wisconsin State Journal)


AP Photo of the Month: April 2013

AP Photo of the Month: April 2013

** WISCONSIN APRIL PHOTO OF THE MONTH **Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews talks to reporters in the team’s locker room after signing his new contract on Wednesday April 17, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers locked up star linebacker Matthews with a long-term extension Wednesday, and also are negotiating with quarterback Aaron Rodgers. […]


AP Photo of the Month: March 2013

AP Photo of the Month: March 2013

** WISCONSIN MARCH PHOTO OF THE MONTH **ISA-certified arborist Chris Sparks of Boley Tree & Landscape Care, Inc., positions himself while pruning a Kentucky coffee tree on the state Capitol grounds in Madison, Wis., Friday afternoon, March 1, 2013. Sparks and other Boley crew members were working all around the Capitol, Friday, climbing high to […]


AP Photo of the Month: February 2013

AP Photo of the Month: February 2013

**WISCONSIN FEBRUARY PHOTO OF THE MONTH **Derek Williams’ mother Sonya Moore, second from left, reacts with family after the verdict was read during a public inquest in a Milwaukee County courtroom on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. An inquest jury is recommending misdemeanor charges against three Milwaukee police officers who ignored a suspect’s pleas for help […]


AP Photo of the Month: January 2013

AP Photo of the Month: January 2013

WISCONSIN JANUARY PHOTO OF THE MONTH  – As a continuing trend of milder winter weather occupies the upper Midwest region, University of Wisconsin-Madison track and cross-country team member Michael Van Voorhis makes his way past a melting snow cover during a run along Vilas Park Drive in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Wisconsin State Journal, John Hart)


AP Photo of the Month: December 2012

AP Photo of the Month: December 2012

** WISCONSIN DECEMBER PHOTO OF THE MONTH**Ben Sebena is brought into intake court in Milwaukee, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. Sebena, 30, was charged Thursday with first-degree intentional homicide in the death of his wife, Jennifer Sebena, who was found dead in front of Wauwatosa’s fire station by her fellow officers before dawn on Monday. She […]


AP Photo of the Month: October 2012

AP Photo of the Month: October 2012

** WISCONSIN OCTOBER PHOTO OF THE MONTH** Republican vice presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., holds a family friend’s daughter, Zaydee May, as they stop at a corner on their trick-or-treating route, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in Janesville, Wis. (AP Photo/The Janesville Gazette, Mark Kauzlarich)


AP Photo of the Month: September 2012

AP Photo of the Month: September 2012

**WISCONSIN SEPTEMBER PHOTO OF THE MONTH** Emily Martin waves goodbye to her grandmother, Molly Strachota, as she enters her classroom for her first day of first grade at Fair Park Elementary in West Bend, Wis., Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. (AP Photo/West Bend Daily News, John Ehlke)


AP Photo of the Month: August 2012

AP Photo of the Month: August 2012

** WISCONSIN AUGUST PHOTO OF THE MONTH ** Janesville, Wis. native and Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan stands on stage during a rally at his alma mater the Joseph A. Craig High School in Janesville, Wis., Monday, Aug. 27, 2012 before heading to the Republican convention in Florida. (AP Photo/The Janesville Gazette, Bill Olmsted)


AP Photo of the Month: July 2012

AP Photo of the Month: July 2012

** WISCONSIN JULY PHOTO OF THE MONTH ** A Racine firefighter carries Pete Lui from the balcony of his burning home in Racine, Wis., on Tuesday afternoon, July 24, 2012. Lui was transported to the hospital and his condition is unknown. (AP Photo/Journal Times, Gregory Shaver)


AP Photo of the Month: June 2012

AP Photo of the Month: June 2012

WISCONSIN JUNE PHOTO OF THE MONTH – Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker poses for a picture with a bottle of beer while manning the grill as he hosts a Brat Summit at the Executive Residence in the Village of Maple Bluff, Wis., Tuesday, June 12, 2012. Walker, just a week removed from his win in a […]


AP Photo of the Month: May 2012

AP Photo of the Month: May 2012

** WISCONSIN MAY PHOTO OF THE MONTH **An honor guard carries the casket of Cpl. Benjamin H. Neal from the airplane to a hearse after arriving at Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport Saturday, May 5, 2012 in Janesville, Wis. The Pentagon says the decorated 21-year-old soldier was killed April 25 after enemy forces attacked his unit. […]


AP Photo of the Month: April 2012

AP Photo of the Month: April 2012

** WISCONSIN APRIL PHOTO OF THE MONTH **The afternoon sun shines through smoke enveloping an office building on John Nolen Drive in Madison, Wis. on Tuesday, April 24, 2012.  It took firefighters from five departments more than four hours to put out the fire at Causeway Center office building.  The building was evacuated and no […]


AP Photo of the Month: March 2012

AP Photo of the Month: March 2012

** WISCONSIN MARCH PHOTO OF THE MONTH **Cousins Jarrel Campbell, 10, left, Dedrick Flowers, 13, and Shydale Allen, 14, play basketball at Lakeview Park in Racine, Wis., during the spring break from school, Friday, March 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Journal Times, Mark Hertzberg)


AP Photo of the Month: February 2012

AP Photo of the Month: February 2012

For the third month in a row, AP Wisconsin has chosen an image by John Hart of the Wisconsin State Journal as the Photo of the Month. ** WISCONSIN FEBRUARY PHOTO OF THE MONTH **A runner is framed by the posts of a snow fence at Tenney Park in Madison, Wis., as mild winter weather […]


AP Photo of the Month: January 2012

AP Photo of the Month: January 2012

** WISCONSIN JANUARY PHOTO OF THE MONTH **Hallis Mailen, of Madison, Wis., participates in a rally at the Wisconsin State Capitol Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012 in Madison. Opponents of Wisconsin’s Republican Gov. Scott Walker submitted nearly twice as many signatures Tuesday as required to force a recall election, but still face the challenge of transforming […]


AP Photo of the Month: December 2011

AP Photo of the Month: December 2011

** WISCONSIN DECEMBER PHOTO OF THE MONTH ** Tom and Cathy Hannes, enjoy an up-close view of a seasonal display at the Holiday Fantasy of Lights in Olin-Turville Park,  Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011 in Madison, Wis. The couple, who reside nearby in Madison, take occasional walks through the annual exhibit, periodically stopping to capture photographs […]