Member News

Our Member News page recognizes members and the photographic achievements and honors that they receive throughout the club year from various organizations and outlets.  We are proud of our members!!


March 2018

   
Fifty-six images were recently announced as finalists in the 15th Annual Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition Exhibition. Congratulations to Ron Santini and Mary Presson Roberts whose images were selected to be part of the exhibit and competition. Winners will be announced at a later date.

Tobacco Barn by Mary Presson Roberts

 

Wood Fungus by Ron Santini

 

 

Black Bear Cub by Ron Santini

 

 

Congratulations to Maggie Partridge who received an Honorable Mention in the Water Category of the Daniel Stowe botanical Garden Shutterbug Contest.
     

February 2018

   
Congratulations to Kevin Keating who received an Award in Round 2 of the PSA Photojournalism Competition for his image, A Mother's Glance   Congratulations to Rich Fiedorowicz who received an Honorable Mention in Round 2 of the PSA Open Competition for his image, Dahlia.
 

November 2017

   
Congratulations to Joe Colavita who received an Honorable Mention in Round 1 of the PSA Photojournalism Competition for his image, Elvis All Shook Up.  

October 2017

   
Congratulations to Lorraine Shannon who received an Award in Round 1 of the PSA Open Competition for her image Luminescence.   Congratulations to Gary Cathey who received an Honorable Mention in Round 1 of the PSA Open Competition for his image, Sheep Rider.
 
   

September 2017

   
Several members attended the Smoky Mountain Foto Fest and had images recognized in that event's competition:
 
Critters category:
Jim Howard – 2nd place award
Lorraine Shannon – 3rd place award

Judges Honorable Mention:
Jim Howard

 

Bill Lea & Kevin Adams Honorable Mention:
Jim Howard

     

August 2017

   
In August, Charlotte Camera Club held its Annual Members' Dinner and awards banquet at BlackFinn Ameripub in Ballantyne. Several Awards were presented for the 2016-2017 Year:
 
PSA Awards CCC Image of the Year Competition
  • PSA Nature Top Competitor - Gary Emord
  • PSA Photojournalism Top Competitor – George Ling
  • PSA Travel Photo Top Competitor - Gary Emord
  • PSA Creative Top Competitor - Gary Emord
  • PSA Open Top Competitor - Gary Emord

 

Top Competitors in PSA

  • 1st Place – Gary Emord
  • 2nd Place – Phyllis Peterson
  • 3rd Place – Rich Fiedorowicz
 

Image of the Year: Paul Motise (Potter’s Hands)

2nd Place: Mary Presson Roberts (Dandelion and Paint)

3rd Place: Deede Denton (Lynx in Snow)

 

Honorable Mention

Lorraine Shannon (Don’t Fence Me In)
Robb Shaffer (Reflection)
Phyllis Peterson (Aspen Forest)