These are the competition winners for 2021 (so far) 

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This page contains all the images that won judged or popular awards in 2021, but it takes a few minutes for the images to be downloaded.

2021 Competition Winners
Month Theme Results Total Basic Intermediate Advanced
Entries Awards Entries Awards Entries Awards Entries Awards
January Oldies Results 65 18 17 5 22 6 26 7
February Open Results 66 18 13 4 27 7 26 7
March Curves Results 66 17 18 5 24 6 24 6
April Open Results 66 18 17 5 25 7 24 6
May Iconic Texas TBD                
June Open TBD                
July Journey TBD                
August Open TBD                
September The Blues TBD                
October Open TBD                
November Water in all its forms TBD                
    Totals 263 71 65 19 98 26 100 26

2021 Overall Statistics
Number Statistic
80 Peak number of competing members
41 Number of members who submitted competition images
51% Percentage of members who submitted competition images
30 Number of people who won judged awards
38% Percentage of members who won judged awards
73% Percentage of members who submitted images and won judged awards
3 Number of people who won popular awards but not judged awards
4% Percentage of members who won popular awards but not judged awards
263 Total number of competition entries
71 Total number of judged awards
27% Percentage of entries that won judged awards
36 Total number of popular awards
14% Percentage of entries that won popular awards
2 Number of guest judges
10 Number of judges who were members
12% Percentage of members who were judges
2021 Judging Information
Judge Competitions Member?
Abbas Amir 1 Member
Brian Nixon 2 Member
Carol Acurso 1 Member
Carol Schiraldi 1 Member
Clay Leben 1 Member
Gary Hook 2 Member
Haytham Samarchi 1 Member
Heide Stover (PSA) 1 Guest
Joshua Baker 1 Member
Mary Day Long 1 Member
Patty Robertson 1 Member
Rose Norman (PSA) 1 Guest

January, 2021 - Theme is "Oldies"

Basic Award Winners for January, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st Jim McDaniel Storm Brew
2nd Dennis Isenberg Fulton Harbor early morn'
3rd Susan Park Purple_Morning_Sunrise
HM Michele Johnson HairFire
HM Charles Schwartz Devil Dog Launch
Gold Charles Schwartz Platform1
Silver Jim McDaniel rim shot
Bronze Arlie Pfeifer Window Sunset
Intermediate Award Winners for January, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st Calvin Poole Halls of Government
2nd, Gold Michael Knox X-Games at the Capitol, June 2014
3rd, Bronze Michael Knox In the Canyons
HM Vance Strickland La Femme Fatale
HM Ed Peet Atlantic Storm
HM Jim Smith It started with birds
Silver Dave DeVore Different Drummer
Advanced Award Winners for January, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st, Gold Gary Hook In Papa's Hands
2nd, Silver Abbas Amir Raining in the Antelope Canyons
3rd Gary Hook -What- Is Your Quest?
HM, Bronze Haytham Samarchi Kanarra Falls
HM Patti Mitchell It's a Cold Day to Be Up in a Tree
HM Mohib Ahmad Manarola Mood
HM Carol Acurso Muley Point


February, 2021 - Theme is "Open"

Basic Award Winners for February, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st Clay Leben Waiting for Spring
2nd, Silver Donna Smith Pelicans In Flight
3rd, Bronze Donna Smith Chickadee Amidst The Flurries
HM Dennis Isenberg Water play at dusk
Gold Sabrina Lunceford Best Buddies
Intermediate Award Winners for February, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st Nick Grossman Sabbath evening, Armenian quarter
1st Charles Schwartz Story of an Urban Stream
3rd, Gold Cheryl Callen Got it
HM, Silver Vance Strickland Choose Wisely
HM Vance Strickland Starlet on the Set
HM Calvin Poole In the Aftermath
HM Cheryl Callen Wait For Me
Bronze Nick Grossman and this is my good side
Advanced Award Winners for February, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st Stephen Brkich Crimson and Clover
2nd Allen Irby Shine Bright Like A Diamond
3rd Carol Acurso All the Leaves Are Brown
HM, Gold Mark Laussade After the Rain
HM, Silver Mark Laussade The Guardian
HM Dennis Bosserman Reflection
HM Patti Mitchell Feathered Photobomber
Bronze Haytham Samarchi Sunset Over Cathedral Rock


March, 2021 - Theme is "Curves"

Basic Award Winners for March, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st Lewis Abulafia Star Trails over Double Arch
2nd Donna Smith The Race
2nd, Gold Susan Park Texas Capitol Curves
HM, Silver Lewis Abulafia Lower Slot Canyons
HM Sabrina Lunceford Nobel
Bronze Sabrina Lunceford A Fleeting Glimpse
Intermediate Award Winners for March, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st, Gold Cheryl Callen Moody Red
2nd Jean Thomas Tunnel Trauma
3rd, Silver Nick Grossman Curvy reflections
HM, Bronze Jean Thomas Industrial Squeeze
HM Jim McDaniel current events
HM Cheryl Callen Avocet in highkey
Advanced Award Winners for March, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st Haytham Samarchi Tuscan curves
2nd, Gold Gary Hook Red Is the Rose
3rd Dennis Bosserman Dead Pool
HM, Bronze Mark Laussade Supernova
HM Stephen Brkich Third Rock from the Sun
HM Stephen Brkich 1000 MPH Rotation
Silver Gary Hook Stone and Time

 


April, 2021 - Theme is "Open"

Basic Award Winners for April, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st, Gold Lewis Abulafia Sandstorm at Death Valley
2nd, Silver Sabrina Lunceford Friendship
3rd Jerry Berman bridge
HM, Bronze Donna Smith Reflection in A Puddle
HM Sabrina Lunceford Bird IN a Stick
Intermediate Award Winners for April, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st, Gold Roberto White Yellow flower and visitor
2nd Roni Duke Still
3rd Jean Thomas Kings Crown
HM, Bronze Vance Strickland Ready for the Evening
HM Jim McDaniel I'm Taking Up a Collection
HM Roberto White Spider hangout
HM Cheryl Callen Ladies, Look at me!
Silver Michael Knox Bee on Firewheel
Advanced Award Winners for April, 2021
Award(s) Name Title
1st Dennis Bosserman Better Backoff Buddy
2nd Allen Irby Buffet at Pride of Barbados
3rd Dennis Bosserman Lost
HM, Bronze Gary Hook Jumble
HM Allen Irby Wings at Sunset
HM Haytham Samarchi A break in the clouds
Gold Mark Laussade Bangles
Silver Patty Robertson Lilliput Lilies



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