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On Sunday, May 22nd, the winners of the Youth and Amateur categories for black and white and color photography were announced at a special reception. The judges Dr. Barry DiBernardo, Nick Palmieri and Jay Dickman were present to give constructive feedback about the contest entries and to award the winners museum quality framed prints of their work and professional photography supplies as prizes.
Youth Black and White Category
First Place Winner Nathan Vazquez, Deep Roots
Youth Color Category
First Place Winner: Emmalene Holland – The View Of An Ant
2nd Place Winner: Kellan Oess “Awakening Bloom”
Third Place Winner: Hattie Hudson-Plush Hypnotic
Honorable Mention: Gabriella Caramia Enchanted Entryway
Amateur Black and White Category
First Place Winner: Claire Stepleton, Lady’s Mantle After The Rain
Amateur Color Category
First Place Winner: Randy Samuels, Courtyard In The Round
Second Place Winner: Eva Grall, I’ve Got Sunshine
Third Place Winner: Gvantsa Kobauri, Autumnal Tones In Spring
Honorable Mention: Tanya Priber Sentinels
Many thanks to our judges, sponsors and everyone who participated in the contest.
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