Competition topics 2016-2017

September: Six Month Open – Images must be taken after March 1, 2016. Can be any subject. This topic encourages people to develop a new portfolio and participate in or lead upcoming club field trips. The images could feature Spring, summer travels or seasonal activities. It could also feature skills that you obtained or projects you worked on over the summer months.

October: Water – Images in which the principal subject is water (anything from droplets to oceans), either stationary or in motion.

November: Critique/Poster Session

December: Abstract Patterns/Textures – Images in which the object being photographed is not readily identifiable.

January: Macros – Close-up images of any object(s), created with or without a macro lens.

February: Open – Can be any subject

March: Urban Images – Images depicting scenes in an urban environment (e.g., buildings, roads, vehicles, etc.), either with or without people.

April: Night Scenes – Images of anything obviously taken after dark.

May: Critique/Poster Session

June: Photo of the Year Competition

  • CO2~1~Advanced~Stan~Collyer~Waiting_For_Spring~11
  • CO4~1~Advanced~John~Telford~Pool_Canyon~59
  • CO3~2~Advanced~Coriolana~Simon~Lily_Study~52
  • 'The Killiary' by Linda Eisenstadt. HM Digital Novice.
  • CO2~2~Novice~Linda~Eisenstadt~Lily_1~15
  • CO1~2~Advanced~Diane~Poole~The_Last_Supper~46
  • Advanced~Dale_Lewis~A_Nuzzle
  • Cowboy’s Boots
  • CO7~2~Advanced~Coal_Plant~77
  • CO1~1~Advanced~Gosia~Klosek~Volcano_On_Lagoon~27
  • Blue Poppy
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  • 'Natural Tap Water' by Nathanael Lee. HM Novice Digital.
  • CO7~2~Novice~Meeting~44
  • co32novicedianepoolejacks_or_not_62
  • CO4~2~Novice~Quentin~Fisher~Ibis_Fishing_At_Sunset~16
  • Feet don’t fail me now
  • CO4~1~Advanced~George~Lea~Livingroom~30
  • CO3~1~Advanced~John~Telford~Rusty~58
  • Itchy Claw
  • Novice~Karen_Goldman~Oystercatcher’s_Swift_Landing
  • co32advancedstancollyerstained_glass_streaks14
  • CO7~2~Novice~Fourth_Of_July~46
  • CO4~1~Advanced~Dale~Lewis~Lake_Needwood~33
  • Novice~Nathanael Lee~Biding Time
  • 'Charleston Pond' by Ira Wolpert. 3rd place. Novice Digital.
  • co42advancedpink_rose80
  • Angry Goose
  • CO2~2~Novice~Karen~Goldman~Osprey_Honeymoon_Island_Fl~67
  • CO5~1~Novice~Melissa~Park~Here’s_Looking_At_You~59
  • CO7~2~Novice~Shadows_Of_The_Night~64
  • CO4~1~Novice~Dan~Smith~In_Narrows_Of_Paria_River_Utah~54
  • CO2~2~Advanced~Doug~Wolters~The_Tulip_Speaks~64
  • "Making the Cut"
  • Advanced~Jim Turner~Philly Reflection
  • CO2~1~Advanced~Nicolas~Raymond~Dandelion_Plasma~49
  • CO1~2~Novice~Nancy~Axelrod~With_The_Greatest_Of_Ease~4
  • Novice~Dan_Smith~Boys_In_The_Falls
  • CO3~2~Advanced~Gary~McDavid~Lone_Aspen~48
  • Spring Rain
  • CO5~2~Novice~Linda~Eisenstadt~The_Old_Reflected_In_The_New~20
  • Butterfly Eyes
  • CO1~1~Advanced~Jim~Turner~Girl_With_Tatoo~60
  • Baltimore
  • Bejucal
  • 'Dolomite Church' by Quentin Fisher. Novice Digital. 2nd Place
  • 'White Water Rapids' by David Terao. HM Advanced Digital.
  • Water Lily
  • co31novicedansmithsand_pattern_in_pink___big_sur69
  • Mighty palm, Pomona College April 2011
  • Water Lily
  • CO3~1~Novice~Nathanael~Lee~The_Oculus~31
  • "Amelia" by Jim Turner
  • Rose Window
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  • Rocky Shore Acadia National Park' by Cathrine Sasek. 1st place Advanced Digital.
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  • CO5~1~Novice~Linda~Eisenstadt~Dublin_Bubbles~20
  • Novice~Nancy_Axelrod~Swirly_Face
  • Dancing Feet
  • co11noviceemma-beattyhowellsa_frog_on_the_hand32
  • Advanced~Suzanne_Dater~Brazilian_Blue_Kingfisher
  • CO7~1~Novice~Nature’s_Paintbrush~46
  • CO2~1~Advanced~Gosia~Klosek~Intensity~27
  • Advanced~John_Telford~Cave_Arch
  • CO4~2~Advanced~John~Telford~Powell_Reflection~59
  • Spirit
  • CO4~1~Novice~Linda~Eisenstadt~Peggy_Cove_Lighthouse_2a~15
  • 'Drops on leaves' by Emma Beatty Howells. Novice Digital. (HM)
  • CO4~2~Novice~Rashmi~Sinha~Milford_Sound~68
  • Party Dec 2017
  • Advanced~John Norvell~Italian Shopper
  • CO3~1~Advanced~Coriolana~Simon~Tints_Of_Wonder~52
  • 'Locomotive Colors' by John Norvell. Advanced Digital. 2nd place.
  • Govett’s Leap Lookout, Megalong Valley, Blue Mountains
  • Advanced~Gosia Klosek~Lonely Ride
  • co11novicedianepoolelotus_in_focus62
  • CO5~1~Advanced~Dale~Lewis~Bird’s_Food_Insight~47
  • co31advancedkaynorvellfez_a_la_turner55
  • CO2~1~Advanced~Diane~Poole~At_The_Market~46
  • co41advancedholiday_glow53
  • co32advancedjimturnerskyline_trees79
  • Advanced~Jim Turner~Arlington Window Washer
  • Peabody
  • CO5~2~Novice~Grace~Park~Pensive_Thoughts~58
  • CO3~2~Novice~Fran~Raab~Pumpkins~59
  • CO7~2~Advanced~Namibian_Night~56
  • Ballet In Purple
  • 'Marbles' by Dale Lewis
  • CO3~1~Novice~Quentin~Fisher~Reaching~16
  • 'Blue Green' by Lisa Kruppa Novice (1st).
  • Advanced~Jim Turner~Dogwood Blossoms
  • "Wine by the Glass" by Jim Turner
  • CO3~1~Novice~Linda~Eisenstadt~Hunt_Toast~15
  • co31novicedianepoolechurch62
  • Novice~Karen_Goldman~Guanaco_Bonding_With_Baby
  • CO2~1~Advanced~Jim~Turner~Little_Green_Pollinator~60
  • co42noviceto_the_core40
  • CO3~1~Novice~Karen~Goldman~Fleet_Feet~67
  • Liams Backhand
  • CO1~1~Advanced~Jim~Turner~Cyano_Tulip~60
  • co21advancedwinter_at_great_falls68
  • CO7~1~Advanced~Silk_Mill_At_Night~80
  • CO1~2~Advanced~Bob~Greenburg~Her_First_Eclipse~19
  • Advanced~John Telford~Somesville Foot Bridge
  • Advanced~Nicolas_Raymond~Kolufoss_Sunset
  • Harbor Cables
  • Novice~Fran Raab~Delhi Church
  • CO1~1~Advanced~Kay~Norvell~Palouse_Clouds~39
  • Fuzzy Leaf
  • co32advancedjohntelfordswirls77
  • CO5~1~Advanced~John~Norvell~Cheetah_Up_Close~55
  • 'Blue Bud; Green Leaves' by Emma Beatty Howells. Novice Digital. HM
  • CO4~1~Advanced~Bob~Greenberg~Subway_Couple~19
  • The Fisherman
  • Dancers At The Mall
  • co41advancedwhat_are_you_thinking77
  • Green Tomatoes
  • CO3~1~Advanced~John~Norvell~Lonesome_Penguin~50
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  • CO3~1~Novice~Emma Beatty~Howells~Canopy_Pattern~25
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  • 'Powell Reflection' by John Telford. 3rd place. Advanced Digital.
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  • 'Civi War Musician' by Stan Collyer. Advanced Digital. 3rd place.
  • CO3~1~Novice~Gosia~Klosek~First_Hatched_And_Its_Sibs~38
  • co42novicehow_the_medicine_goes_down21
  • CO4~1~Advanced~John~Norvell~Iceberg_Reflection~39
  • CO1~1~Advanced~Nicolas~Raymond~Iceland_Sunset_Fantasy~49
  • CO4~2~Advanced~Fran~Raab~Uss_Constitution_Ticket_Booth~48
  • CO3~2~Novice~Lisa~Kruppa~Way_Too_Fresh~39
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  • CO2~2~Advanced~John~Telford~Grass_In_The_Wind~58
  • Jazzy Saxes
  • Dandelion Glow
  • Advanced~Cathrine_Sasek~Enjoying_The_Sun
  • Action!
  • Biospecimen Inventory
  • 'Ice Sculpture' by Kay Norvell. 2nd place. Advanced Digital.
  • Welder
  • CO1~2~Advanced~Nicolas~Raymond~Flying_Axe_Falls~49
  • co31novicegosiaklosekstrokes39
  • co42advancedsawfly_larva78
  • CO3~2~Novice~Grace~Park~Make_A_Wish~42
  • 'Oops a Wave' by Linda Eisenstadt. 1st place. Novice Digital.
  • White Gardenia
  • CO2~2~Novice~Nathanael~Lee~Entropy~31
  • Scales and More Scales
  • Novice~Diane Poole~Schools Out Forever
  • CO4~1~Novice~Rashmi~Sinha~Kona_Reflection~68
  • Advanced~John_Telford~Face_Canyon
  • co31novicenathanaelleephiladelphia_magic_garden43
  • CO3~1~Advanced~Jim~Turner~Guy_In_The_Window~60
  • CO5~2~Advanced~John~Telford~Truck_A_La~77
  • Causeway
  • CO3~1~Advanced~Doug~Wolters~Gehry_Vortex~64
  • 'Blowing in the Wind' by David Terao. Advanced Digital. 1st place.
  • CO3~1~Advanced~Kay~Norvell~Dark_Tulip~51
  • co42novicesee_through_butterfly63
  • Advanced~Bob_Greenberg~Looks_Good_Enough_To_Eat
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  • co22novicego_with_the_flow43
  • CO1~1~Novice~Nancy~Axelrod~Contemplative_Clown~4
  • CO7~1~Advanced~Under_The_Stars~77
  • CO1~2~Novice~Nathanael~Lee~Grand_Canyon_At_Night~31
  • Novice~Dan Smith~Pipe Sculpture New York City
  • 'Rainy Day through a Sunroof' by Emma Beatty Howells. 2nd place. Novice Digital.