Thunder Mountain Camera Club awards 2011 winners
Feb 13, 2012, 1:28 p.m.
The Thunder Mountain Camera Club award for “Photographer of the Year” went to Sharon Bradshaw at the club’s annual banquet on Saturday, January 14. The award, known as the Hans Kunz Memorial, went to Bradshaw, as she scored the most points during the bi-monthly competitions in 2011.
“People’s Choice Awards” were chosen by members and guests at the banquet. The Al Ligrani Memorial for “Best Projected Image” was received by Jamie Zartman for “Early Spring Rocky Mountain Park.” The Roy Clark Memorial for “Level 1 Best Color Print” went to Robert Pratt for “Fisher Towers and La Sal Mountains.” The Roy Clark Memorial for “Level 2 Best Color Print” went to Jurgita Lukoseviciene for “Chipmunk.” The Ansel Adams Memorial for the “Best Black & White Print” went to Robert Pratt for “Evening Calm.” The “Best Digitally Enhanced Print” went to Sharon Bradshaw for “High Contrast Elements.”
Year-end judging consisted of prints and projected images that placed first through fourth throughout the year. Judging was done by Ken Redding.
Beginner/Intermediate Color Prints
1st - “Golden Weeds” by Jurgita Lukoseviciene
2nd - “Lunchtime” by Ona Griffiths
3rd - “Tulip” by Jurgita Lukoseviciene
4th - “Chipmunk” by Jurgita
Advanced Color Prints
1st – “Oh Hello” by Sharon Bradshaw
2nd - “Neighborhood Color” by Bob Pratt
3rd - “Closed Columbine” by Donna Fullerton
4th - “Ranch Horse” by Sharon Bradshaw
Black and White Prints
1st - “Storm is Coming” by Jurgita Lukoseviciene
2nd - “Thimble Rock” by Jurgita Lukoseviciene
3rd - “Winter Storm” by Sharon Bradshaw
4th - “Fish & Ripples” by Glen Bishard
Digitally Enhanced Prints
1st - “Lilac” by Kathleen Wilkinson
2nd - “High Contrast Elements” by Sharon Bradshaw
3rd - “Blosson Road” by Sharon Bradshaw
4th - “Rosebud Leaf Anomoly” by Kathleen Wilkinson
Beginner Color Projected Images
1st - “Morning Tizzy” by Jurgita Lukoseviciene
2nd - “Milky Way” by Jurgita Lukoseviciene
3rd - “Canyon Columbine” by Chris Mroz
4th - “Early Spring Rocky Mtn” by Jamie Zartman
Advanced Color Projected Images
1st – “Orange & Blue” by Steve Miller
2nd - “Rose Center” by Kathleen Wilkinson
3rd - “Dragonfly on Reed” by Sharon Bradshaw
4th - “Poppy Pods” by Sharon Bradshaw
Thunder Mountain Camera Club meets at 7 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month at the River of Life Alliance Church, 701 24-1/2 Road, Grand Junction. Visitors are welcome.
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