In Picton, Ontario, seventeen Eastern Ontario photographers were given awards at the 4th Annual CLIC Photo Show and Sale. Through August 10, you can see the show in the second floor gallery of Books & Company (289 Main Street, Picton, Prince Edward County).
The jurors were Canadian photographers Marilyn Lightstone, Richard Martin, and Graham Davies. They said, “The quality of the images submitted this year was astounding. This photography show is a real testament to the craft, and we are excited to see an exhibition of this calibre growing and thriving in Eastern Ontario.”
THE 2013 WINNERS ARE:
BEST IN SHOW & THE DOUG BOULT AWARD FOR PHOTOGRAPHIC EXCELLENCE
Jeff Gardner, Farming Chocolate, Cobourg
ADULT DIVISION, COLOUR CATEGORY
1st Place Susi Walters, Hens-Switzerland, Napanee
2nd Place Geoff Noxon, Glade at Midday, Hidden Groves, Ottawa
3rd Place Gabrielle Holowacz, Window on the Lake, Carrying Place
ADULT DIVISION, BLACK & WHITE CATEGORY
1st Place Lola Reid Allin, Life, Belleville
2nd Place Bob Perks, Farmer, Colbourne
3rd Place Allan Short, Darken Foss, Grafton
1st Place Britney Pasion, Birds in Snow, Frankford
2nd Place Heather Beach, Child Portrait, Picton
3rd Place Arionna Scaletta, Freedom to Love, Belleville
The jurors also awarded HONOURABLE MENTIONS in the ADULT DIVISION, COLOUR CATEGORY to the following photographers: David Vaughan, Checker-Mates, Napanee; Mark Hopper, Road to Heaven, Wellington; and Andrea Osborne, Winter of Discontent, Consecon.
Honourable Mentions in the ADULT DIVISION, BLACK & WHITE CATEGORY were awarded to Dave Taylor, Sugar & Snow, Picton; Lola Reid Allin, Waiting for Supper, Belleville; and Raymond Williams, Street Music, Port Hope.
In the STUDENT DIVISION, HONOURABLE MENTIONS were presented to Noah Redka, Danger, Rossmore; and to Amanda Paulhaus of Carrying Place, for two images … Fallen Flower and Eyes Only.
In addition, all visitors to the show will be given a ballot to vote on the “People’s Choice Award” winner. The winner of this award will be announced at the closing of the show on August 10th.