Posts: Competitions


May 15, 2018 – Competition with Judge Greg Holden – Oldies – No time limit

Greg Holden is a photographer from Rockville, Md who uses his photography to share with others how he sees the world. Greg is an avid hiker and while most of his photos are from visits […]


April 17, 2018 – Competition with Judge Alan DeFelice – No theme

Competition with Judge Alan DeFelice – No theme Alan DeFelice is a professional photographer with more than 25 years’ experience. Alan started in film and progressed to medium format before eventually migrating to digital, back at […]


February 20, 2018 – Competition with Judge Roy Sewall – No theme

Roy Sewall spent most of his youth in India, Pakistan, Indonesia, and the Philippines; his State Department family’s home base was the Washington, D.C., area. Roy has a BS in Physics from Case Institute of Technology […]


January 16, 2018 – Competition with Judge Josh Taylor

Josh has presented photography workshops at the Smithsonian National Orchid Show, Edith J. Carrier Arboretum at JMU, U.S. Botanic Garden, Brookside Gardens, Sarah P. Duke Gardens, American Horticultural Society Garden School, Adkins Arboretum, and Longwood […]


November 21, 2017 – Competition Results with Judge Don Becker

Here are the November competition results.   Digital – Class 1 1st Place – Mary Neumann – Melting Glacier 2nd Place – Len Johnson – Cormorant Fisherman Sunset 3rd Place – Kevin Linde – Late […]


December 19, 2017 – Themed Competition: Faceless Self Portrait with Denise Silva

Themed Competition: Faceless Self Portrait: This is not your normal selfie. Be creative and express your identity by taking a photo of yourself without your face. Denise Silva was the featured photographer in the July/August 2015 Photoshop User […]


November 21, 2017 – Competition with Judge Don Becker

This competition has no theme. Don Becker started his photography business in 1976, and is still operating as Don Becker Photography ( He has had a number of one person and group gallery shows of […]


October 17, 2017 – Themed Competition: Visible Emotions with Judge Denise Silva

Themed Competition: Visible Emotions: Some of the most powerful photographs are those that have captured emotions. Photographs that have impact and tell a story, show individuals with visible emotions. For this theme, photograph a person that shows […]


September 19 2017: Competition with Judge Kristi Odom

Kristi Odom is a photographer and motivational speaker who is based in Washington DC, and most at home while exploring the world. From destination weddings in Thailand to conservation projects in the jungles of Borneo, […]


Interpretation of the May 16, 2017 “Color” competition theme regarding monochrome prints

Interpretation of the May 16, 2017  “Color” competition theme regarding monochrome prints For the monochrome print category the theme states that, “instead of producing a black and white photo, show us a color other than […]