Best of N4C 2015
 

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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 2014-2015 season in each contest category.

INDEX OF GALLERIES
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  - B&W Digital
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  - Journalism Digital
  - Nature Digital
  - Pictorial Digital
  - Travel Digital

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                                  List of 2015 Best of N4C Award Winners

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Contest Category

Year End Award

Photographer

Name of Club

Title

Digital - B&W

1st Angela Hoffman Fargo-Moorhead  Camera Club Milwaukee Art Museum
2nd Marilyn Lamoreux Women’s Color Photo Club Tuberrose
3rd Martha Farwell Great River Camera Club Milkweed Pod
HM Karen Galley Sioux Falls Camera Club Cheeky Monkeys
HM Kristi Olson La Crosse Area Camera Club Chain of Leaves
HM Don Loseke Omaha Camera Club Passing Train
HM Diane Lowry Des Moines Camera Club Rocky Shores
HM Morris Gildemeister Saint Paul Camera Club Viewpoint #1
HM Erica Harvey Black Hills Photography Club Hey Boo Boo

Digital - Creative

1st Sharon Watson Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club X-Ray Vision
2nd Nathan Roling Dubuque Camera Club Overpass
3rd PK Mattingly Wichita Area Camera Club Cormarant - Moon
HM Roger Rose Sioux Falls Camera Club Birds & Blossoms
HM Dan Francis Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club Prison Break
HM Ed Siems Central Iowa Camera Club The Path is Calling
HM Bob Rude Iowa City Camera Club First Evening Snow
HM Michael Huber Western Wisconsin Photo Club Basket Ballin
HM David Zuhr Black Hills Photography Club Once Upon a Time

Digital - Journalism

1st Diane Lowry Des Moines Camera Club Night Prairie Burn
2nd Karen Leonard Saint Paul Camera Club Racers Collide
3rd Tom Ling Duluth-Superior Camera Club Strength of Purpose
HM Tom Ward Iowa City Camera Club Who Made the Catch
HM Bill Wesen Saint Paul Camera Club Making the Shot
HM John Gustafson Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club Twin Cities Fantasy Factory BMX Show
HM Ron Nicolls Sioux City Camera Club House Moving
HM Joe Kubala Duluth-Superior Camera Club Three is a Crowd

Digital - Nature

1st Jim Boots Wichita Area Camera Club Gannet in Flight
2nd Ron Tigges Dubuque Camera Club Witches Gultch Wisconsin
3rd Gerald Marella Dubuque Camera Club Angry Bird
HM Doug Heimstead North Metro Photo Club Egrets
HM Jonathan Dyess Duluth-Superior Camera Club The Best Show in the Northland
HM Terri Dermody Des Moines Camera Club Taking a Break
HM Jim Boots Wichita Area Camera Club Gannet
HM Martha Farwell Great River Camera Club I See You
HM Sheldon Farwell Great River  Camera Club One Flower 2 Birds
HM Bob Muschewske Saint Paul Camera Club Face to Face

Digital - Pictorial

1st Dan Francis Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club Home of the Universe
2nd Markus Erk Black Hills Photography Club Three-Six-Nine
3rd Gene Schwope Saint Paul Camera Club Red White and Blue - Worthington MN
HM Anika Stocking Saint Paul Camera Club Weisman in Blue
HM Don Thun Topeka Camera Club Motorcross Daredevil Jump
HM Chad Mertz Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club Determination
HM Mohammed Smadi Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club Orange Fresh
HM Joe Kubala Duluth-Superior Camera Club Inline Pack
HM Shane Abbitt Des Moines Camera Club Futball Flyer
HM Doug Heimstead North Metro Photo Club The 353

Digital - Travel

1st Martha Farwell Great River Camera Club Road to Denali
2nd Gary Fagan Dubuque Camera Club The Power of Nature-Antelope Canyon - Page, Arizona
3rd Nikki McDonald Omaha Camera Club Rue a Chartres - France
HM Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Geyser Steam in Northern Lights Geyser, Iceland
HM Tom Ling Duluth-Superior Camera Club Tuscan Farmhouse
HM Diane Lowry Des Moines Camera Club Dolly Sods Milky Way - West Virginia
HM Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Steptoe Butte View in the Palouse, WA
HM Kevin McTague Dubuque Camera Club Fishing Nestor Falls CA
HM Mike Barker Omaha Camera Club Antelope Canyon - Page AZ

Print -  B & W

1st Herb Proudfit Iowa City Camera Club Lipizzaner Study
2nd Michael Greiner Sioux City Camera Club Scorched Beauty
3rd Michael Walsh Sioux City Camera Club Shaker Room #3
HM Bob Rude Iowa City Camera Club Dressed Up Cowboy
HM Michael Greiner Sioux City Camera Club Leo
HM Ken Johnson Des Moines Camera Club Gifford Homestead - Capitol Reef NP

Print - Color

1st Mike Landwehr Des Moines Camera Club Northern Gannets
2nd Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Devil's Thumb
3rd Delores Meister Iowa City Camera Club Canola Horizon
HM Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Vermilion Lakes Daybreak
HM Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Frosty Morn on Hyatt Lane
HM Michael Greiner Sioux City Camera Club Ghost Mountain

Print - Creative

1st Bob Rude Iowa City Camera Club Early Morning
2nd Bob Rude Iowa City Camera Club One Foggy Morning
3rd Roger Van Klompenburg Sioux City Camera Club The Umbrella Room
HM Bob Rude Iowa City Camera Club Out of this World
HM Bob Rude Iowa City Camera Club Pink Rose
HM Paul Grillo Des Moines Camera Club Oldsmobile Holiday

Print - Journalism

1st Wilford Yoder Iowa City Camera Club Shooting the Bird
2nd Tom Ling Duluth-Superior Camera Club 16 Miles to Go
3rd Robert Lahti Duluth-Superior Camera Club Driven
HM Kathleen Wolleat Duluth-Superior Camera Club Home
HM Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Pride Showing
HM Wilford Yoder Iowa City Camera Club Conrete Crew at Work

Print - Nature

1st Doug Conrad Sioux City Camera Club Ready to Strike
2nd Ed Lorson Iowa City Camera Club Sand Hill Cranes Taking Off
3rd Jo Eland Iowa City Camera Club Athabaska Waterfall 3939
HM Jo Eland Iowa City Camera Club Grizzly 9396
HM Mike Landwehr Des Moines Camera Club Not on My Perch
HM Mike Landwehr Des Moines Camera Club Thirsty Grizzly

Print - Travel

1st Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club View from Steptoe Butte - Washington
2nd Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Lake Louise Banff NP Canada
3rd Mike Landwehr Des Moines Camera Club Slot Canyon Sand Fall
HM Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Gulfoss Iceland
HM Tom Ling Duluth-Superior Camera Club Hidden Byways
HM Sandra Wentworth Omaha Camera Club Milwaukee Art Museum Interior

2 x 2 Slides

1st Diane Darnielle Des Moines Camera Club Nubble Head Lighthouse
2nd John Chadima Cedar Rapids Camera Club Rooster
3rd Ed Lower Color Shooters Camera Club Colorful Pirate Ship
HM Bob Lundquist Saint Paul Camera Club Icelandic Puffin
HM Ed Lower Color Shooters Camera Club Snow on Trees
HM Ed Lower Color Shooters Camera Club One Buffalo at Barn

Print - Panorama

Pano-Prints

 

1st Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Castle Mountain
2nd Nikki McDonald Omaha Camera Club Boats on Lake Union
3rd Paul Bellinger Omaha Camera Club Hole Shot Winner
HM Mitch Pederson Albert Lea Lens & Shutter Photography Club Art Alley
HM Matthew Moses Duluth-Superior Camera Club Two Harbors Sunrise
HM Ed Lorson Iowa City Camera Club Golden Silverton

Photo Essay

1st Mark Gromko Iowa City Camera Club Yellowstone in Winter
2nd Kathleen Wolleat Duluth-Superior Camera Club Welcome to Minnesota
3rd Mike Todd Saint Paul Camera Club Beargrease Dog Sled Marathon
HM Scott Dankoff Des Moines Camera Club The World Below
HM Bob Rude Iowa City Camera Club Adding Impact with Textures
HM Herb Proudfit Iowa City Camera Club A to Z

Club Communications - Bulletin

1st Aaron Rider Fort Dodge Camera Club “Focus”
2nd Barry Mullin Saint Paul Camera Club "SPCC News"
3rd Carl Hardy Sioux City Camera Club "Sioux Scope"
HM Jim Wendel Albert Lea Lens & Shutter Photography Club "Lens and Shutter"
HM Edwin Carlson Cheyenne Camera Club "Through The Lens"
HM Suzanne Rauvola Duluth-Superior Camera Club "Snapshot"

Club Communications - Web

1st Drago Nemec Fargo-Moorhead Camera Club http://www.fmcameraclub.org/
2nd Bruce McKee North Iowa Photo Club http://www.northiowaphotoclub.com/
3rd Terry Butler Western Wisconsin Photo Club http://wiphotoclub.com/
HM Kelli Griffith Duluth-Superior Camera Club http://www.duluthsuperiorcameraclub.org/
HM Mary Dahlke Minnesota Valley Photography Club http://minnesotavalleyphotoclub.org/live/
HM Karen Davidson Women’s Color Photo Club http://www.womenscolorphotoclub.com/

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

 

N4C Founders Award

 

Larry and Delores Meister

Iowa City Camera Club

 

N4C Service Award

 

Diane Darnielle

Des Moines Camera Club

 

 

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