Best of N4C 2012
 

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Annual Best of N4C Contest Winner Galleries:

Winners of the annual "Best of N4C" contest and were picked from the winners
of the monthly contests of the 2011-2012 season in each contest category.

INDEX OF GALLERIES
Scroll down for a list of the Award Winners
[Click the thumbnails to see Winner Galleries in each category]
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Film Slides

  - 2 1/4 Slides
  - Nature 2x2 Slides
  - Pictorial 2x2 Slides
  - Travel 2x2 Slides
 

Digital Images

  - Nature Digital
  - Pictorial Digital
  - Creative Projected
  - Journalism Projected
 

Prints

  - Black & White Prints
  - Color Prints
  - Creative Prints
  - Nature Prints
  - Journalism Prints
  - Travel Prints

Panorama Prints

                                  List of 2012 Best of N4C Award Winners

Contest Award Photographer Camera Club Title

Digital - Nature

1st Gary Reiner Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club Yellow Crowned Night Heron
2nd Karen Jaras Des Moines Camera Club Bathing Eagle
3rd Bob Rude Iowa City Camera Club Dunning Springs in the Fall
HM Darcy Sime Albert Lea Lens & Shutter PC Bison
HM Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Little Red Fox
HM Terry Kruse Des Moines Camera Club Watching the Show
HM Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Mesa Arch
HM Kristi Olson LaCrosse Camera Club Thistle
HM Maxine Saul Minnesota Valley Photo Club I See Lunch
HM Jean McDonough Women's Color Photo Club Hippos Fighting

Digital - Pictorial

1st Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club False Kiva
2nd Judy Leipnitz Minnesota Valley Photo Club Blue Mosque
3rd James McArthur Wichita Area Camera Club Whhooooo Do You Think You Are
HM Suzanne Ballard Des Moines Camera Club Cedar Falls
HM Dan Francis Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club Forgive Me
HM Gerry Solomons Iowa City Camera Club Cormorant Fisherman 
HM Bill Schwarz Sioux City Camera Club Alstom Sunrise
HM Morris Gildemeister Saint Paul Camera Club Man with Scythe
HM Don Jackson Topeka Camera Club Trout River

Projected - Creative

1st Roger Rose Sioux City Camera Club Flat Earth
2nd Shane Abbitt Des Moines Camera Club View from the Guthrie
3rd Scott Bricker Sioux City Camera Club Legion Rider
HM Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Roseate Spoonbills
HM Rick Graves Minnesota Valley Photo Club Restoration
HM Carol Caster Minnesota Valley Photo Club Dragonfly on Coleus
HM Marian Beach North Metro Camera Club Three Lights
HM P K Mattingly Wichita Area Camera Club Crystalized Acorns
Projected -Journalism

1st Drago Nemec Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club The Nest
2nd Shane Abbitt Des Moines Camera Club Warp Speed
3rd Traci Webb Des Moines Camera Club All Ears-Iowa State Fair
HM Sue Olson Minnesota Valley Photo Club Wheelchair Entry
HM Ken Cheung Minnesota Valley Photo Club Liquid Relief
HM Ken Cheung Minnesota Valley Photo Club Crashed Ice
HM John Larson Shutterbug Camera Club Girls Can Also Kayak
Print - B&W

1st Jerry Ranch Des Moines Camera Club Bloom
2nd Ken Johnson Des Moines Camera Club Yosemite's Three Brothers Graced with Snow
3rd Steve Litwiller Iowa City Camera Club Bristle Cone 
HM Ken Johnson Des Moines Camera Club Balanced Rock with Juniper
HM Shane Abbitt Des Moines Camera Club Skyline Drive
HM Herb Proudfit Iowa City Camera Club Frisky Fritz
Print - Color

1st Don Jackson Topeka Camera Club Bear Lake
2nd Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Slot Canyon Abstract
3rd Ken Johnson Des Moines Camera Club Norskedalen Wash House
HM Ken Johnson Des Moines Camera Club Catheral Rock Showcase Bridal Veil
HM Terry Kruse Des Moines Camera Club In the Heat of the Night
HM Daryl Hurley Topeka Camera Club Orange
Print - Creative

1st Ed Lorson Iowa City Camera Club Down Under
2nd Herb Proudfit Iowa City Camera Club Magical Mystery Owl
3rd Michael Greiner Sioux City Camera Club Psychedelic Darner
HM Terry Kruse Des Moines Camera Club Oceanside
HM Christian Ewoldt Des Moines Camera Club The Life of Atlantis
HM Ed Lorson Iowa City Camera Club Dunes at Dusk
Print - Journalism

1st Ken Johnson Des Moines Camera Club Trooper's Funeral Cassion
2nd Scott Thomson Duluth-Superior Camera Club  Calf Roper
3rd Delores Meister Iowa City Camera Club A Great Effort
HM Jim Kost Mitchell Camera Club Hats off to Bronco Riding
HM Fran Kingsbury Sioux City Camera Club Jump Shot
HM Bob Rasmus Sioux City Camera Club Blocked Shot
Print - Nature 

1st Mike Landwehr Des Moines Camera Club Breakfast on the Beach
2nd Mike Landwehr Des Moines Camera Club Sassy Eagle
3rd Jim Svec Central Iowa Camera Club Oh Boy, Grasshopper for Dinner
HM Michael Greiner Sioux City Camera Club Portal of the Soul
HM Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Cat Fight
HM Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Wolves
Print - Travel 

1st Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Lighthouse on Cape Neddick, Maine
2nd Ed Lorson Iowa City Camera Club Long Day-Iowa Harvest
3rd Shane Abbitt Des Moines Camera Club Minneapolis at Night
HM Ken Johnson Des Moines Camera Club Duluth Harbor Twilight
HM Tom Ling Duluth-Superior Camera Club  Glade Creek Mill
HM Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Sunset Glow on Delicate Arch
Slide - 2 1/4

1st Ed Siems Central Iowa Camera Club Smokey Mtn. Stream
2nd Larry Luebbert Iowa City Camera Club Milk Weed
3rd Steve Paulson Sioux City Camera Club Sister Ships
HM Ed Siems Central Iowa Camera Club Iceland Fjords
HM Larry Luebbert Iowa City Camera Club Hodgson Mill
HM Steve Paulson Sioux City Camera Club Madison County Barn
Slide - Nature 

1st Herb Gustafson Saint Paul Camera Club North Shore Birches
2nd Phyllis Kedl Saint Paul Camera Club East African Crowned Crane
3rd Delores Meister Iowa City Camera Club Bison Butting Heads
HM Ed Siems Central Iowa Camera Club Scarlet Tanager
HM Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Wolf
HM Joann Kuntemeier Kaposia Kamera Club Sea Turtle on the Rocks
Slide - Pictorial

1st Ed Lower Color Shooters Camera Club Meadow & Mt. Shukson
2nd Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Sunrise Beach Ride
3rd Hope Solomons Iowa City Camera Club Dusty Village
HM Connie Lower Color Shooters Camera Club Three Bubble Roses
HM Ed Lower Color Shooters Camera Club Bison South, Mormon Barn
HM Pat Schwope Saint Paul Camera Club North Shore Church
Slide - Travel

1st Ed Siems Central Iowa Camera Club Stairway to the Arches
2nd Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Portland Headlight Maine
3rd Gerry Solomons Iowa City Camera Club Cormorant Fisherman-China
HM Ed Siems Central Iowa Camera Club Oregon Coastline
HM Ed Lower Color Shooters Camera Club Lighthouse on Hillside
HM Delores Meister Iowa City Camera Club Looking Up in Bryce Canyon
Print - Panorama 

Pano-Prints

1st Ken  Johnson Des Moines Camera Club  Yosemite Valley Clearing Storm
2nd Bob  Gillespie Sioux City Camera Club Royals Lose
3rd Jerry  Ranch Des Moines Camera Club  Double Take
HM Ed  Siems Central Iowa Camera Club Iceland Landscape
HM Christine  O'Riley Des Moines Camera Club  Oxbow in the Fall
HM Paul  Grillo Des Moines Camera Club  Silverlined Ranch
Photo Essay 1at Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Massive and Fragile
2nd Terry Clark Iowa City Camera Club Plaything
3rd Ed Lorson Iowa City Camera Club A Silk Road Less Traveled
HM Robert Lahti Duluth-Superior Camera Club To Walk in Beauty
HM John Anderson Minnesota Valley Photography Club Consort of Owls
HM Gerry Solomons Iowa City Camera Club Duel in the Sun
Club Bulletin / Communication 1st Carol Madison, Editor North Metro Photo Club  
2nd Jean McDonough, Editor Women's Color Photo Club  
3rd Darlene Kutzler & Bunny Gilbert, Editors Huron Area Photo Club  
HM Suzanne Raulvola, Editor Duluth-Superior Camera Club  
HM Jim Wendel, Editor Albert Lea Lens & Shutter Photo Club  
         
Small Club of the Year     Iowa City Camera Club  
Large Club of the Year     Des Moines Camera Club  
Photographer of the Year   Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club  
Founder's Award   JoAnn Kuntemeier Kaposia Camera Club  
Service Award   Gloria Johnston Ames Camera Club  
Margrieta Delle Memorial Award   Herb Gustafson Saint Paul Camera Club

1st Place Nature Slide, "North Shore Birches"

Richard "Doc" Winegarden Memorial Award   Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club

1st Place Travel Print, "Lighthouse on Cape Neddick, Maine"

 

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