3rd Annual Photo Essay Competition
The 2011-2012 Photo Essay Competition attracted 11 entries.
1 from the Novice division and 1 first time photo essay maker were each grouped with the 4 from the Intermediate Division and the awards were as follows:
1st place: Bev Donaldson – “Love on the Galapagos Rocks”
2nd place: Rhonda Starr – “Feelin’ Good”
3rd place: Grant Dale – “Hawaii”
There were 5 entries from the Advanced division and the awards were as follows:
1st place and trophy winner: Mark Girard – “The Rat Race”
2nd place: Lance Gitter – “Tough Mudders Colorado 2011″
3rd place: Larry Rezka – Golden Hours”
Other shows which we enjoyed were:
Kathy Constantinou – “Barbary Macaques of Trenton Monkey Farm”
Harvey Rogers – “A Trip to Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen Denmark”
Bud Newton- “Great Blue Herons Breeding at Rookeries”
Josie Stauffer – “Dance of the Waterlillies”
Ron Goodlin – “Photography is for the Birds”
The shows were presented to the club at the May 6 meeting, after the judging session held a number of days earlier. The judges were Ann Alimi of the Toronto Camera Club, Jonathan Ward of the Toronto Digital Photo Club and Pat Zuest, a member of both the TCC and the TDPC clubs.
Thank you to Mark Girard and Nancy Farr for organizing the judging session.