PHOTOGRAPHERS

GRAND PRIZE WINNER:

Sonya Lawyer- A Peace (of the Dream)

 

Ultra Violet Tangerine Rust Orange Avocado Rust Orange Light Golden Yellow
Peach Blue Gray Lavender Wisteria Hot Pink Clear Yellow

 

PORTFOLIO
JUDGED BY ALINE SMITHSON

1st Place: Emma Powell-Svala's Saga

Empty Nesting Ground Divination CrystalCaptive Turned to Stone
Hope Turning the Tide Sighting Rebirth

 

2nd Place: Elle Olivia Andersen- The Mountain Stands Still

The Mountains Robert with Christmas Dinner Reading the Word Building A Town
Brothers Reading Robert's Cow Skull Time Passing

 

Runner Up: Ralph Hassenpflug- Exile

Exile 1 Exile 2 Exile 3 Exile 4
Exile 5 Exile 6 Exile 7 Exile 8

 

 

PORTRAIT
JUDGED BY PETER HURLEY

1st Place: Skip Klein- Anna Mae Fernandez
2nd Place: Alice A. Newton- The Wood Bearer
Runner Up: Kari Wehrs- Ed & Chupe/Owl's Head, ME 2015

Skip Klein
Anna Mae Fernandez
Alice A. Newton
The Woodbearer
Kari Wehrs
Ed & Chupe, Owl's Head, ME 2015

 

LANDSCAPE
JUDGED BY JOHN PAUL CAPONIGRO

 1st Place: Carla Shapiro- Tree G
2nd Place: Marcia Mahoney- Remnants

Runner Up: Krysia Lukkason- Sinuous Path

Carla Shapiro
Tree G
Marcia Mahoney
Remnants
Krysia Lukkason
Sinuous Path

 

PHOTOJOURNALISM with a Professional Caption
JUDGED BY RON HAVIV

1st Place: Richard Street- Jose Martinez, 42
2nd Place: Avi Farber- End of the Roll

Runner Up: James McClean- Total Solar Eclipse, Svalbard March 20, 2015

Richard Street-
Jose Martinez, 42, farmworker, who lives in a hole-From the artist’s photo essay on Huron, a giant farm labor exploitation camp that is the poorest town in California. 
AviFarber-
End of the Roll-Solidarity pours over members of the Red River Fire Chasers as they walk off the line. They are finishing a sixteen hour shift, the last in their fourteen day work cycle.
James McClean
Total Solar Eclipse:Svalbard March 20, 2015. A Total Solar Eclipse blesses the arctic island of Svalbard with an eerie display of celestial mechanics mid-day on March 20th, 2015.

 

COMMERCIAL STORYTELLING
JUDGED BY DREW GURIAN

1st Place: Scott Gifford- Morning in America
2nd Place: Daniel Toledo- Lonely Winter

Runner Up: Eileen McCarney Muldoon- Ghost of Havana 

Scott Gifford
Morning in America
Daniel Toledo
Lonely Winter
Eileen McCarney Muldoon
Ghost of Havana

 

ACTION & ADVENTURE
JUDGED BY MICHAEL CLARK

1st Place: Zach Whalen- Blue in Black and White
2nd Place: Avi Farber- With Wide Eyes
Runner Up: Claudia Colety- Osprey Nesting 

Zach Whalen
Blue in Black and White
Avi Farber
With Wide Eyes
Claudia Colety
Osprey Nesting