The results were announced by Susan Gardiner, chair of the Competition Committee, on the evening of February 28 at Clark Hall, RA Centre. The judges were Zygmunt Jakubek, Yannis Souris and Janice Street. Click here for the judges’ bios.
On-topic Assignment (Cityscape) had submissions of 46 slides and 16 prints; General Assignment, 44 slides and 14 prints.
Gerald Bloch single-handedly cleaned up the Senior Print Categories, and Michel Dorais did the same to the Junior ones. Print-of-the-Night belongs to Gerald’s Two Cyclists and Two Pedestrians. Newcomer Dina MacLeod‘s Feel the Fade took home Slide-of-the-Night. There was no promotion in this round.
Below are the first-place finishers:
Senior, 25 points, Place de l’Étoile, Paris, Gerald Bloch
Intermediate, 25, Centro Cultural de Belém, Chak Wong
Junior, 21, Through the Glass Wall, Michel Dorais
Senior, 27, Two Cyclists and Two Pedestrians, Gerald Bloch
Intermediate, 24, Vanishing Icon, Patricia Wallace
Junior, 25, Le Petit Champlain, Michel Dorais
Intermediate, 24, Cranes At Sunset, Izabel Dabrowski
Junior, 22, Water Street, Dianne Withyman
Junior, 22, Hong Kong Vertical, Guy Godin
Junior, 22, Brooklyn Bridge, Jerry Lam
Intermediate, 22, Something Special In Orange, Mary Lee
Intermediate, 22, Heaven, Sheila Istead
Intermediate, 22, Eloise, Mike Giovinazzo
Junior, 26, Feel the Fade, Dina MacLeod
For a full list of the winning images, click here or visit Winners Gallery (on the Club’s website under Competitions).