Dear Club Members,
Your photographs were used to represent the New Haven Camera Club in the Spring 2009 NECCC Electronic Interclub Pictorial and Nature Competitions.
In the Pictorial competition the following images were used:
Barnett, William-Dallas Divide Morning View-26-HM
Antov, Andrey-Before Lunch-25
Dease, Kelli-Baby Blues-23
Naumann, Susan-Mirror Image-23
In the Nature competition, the following images were used:
Cuchara, Lisa-Osprey with flounder for dinner-30-1st
Vietzke, Barbara-Lone Tree-28-HM
Asarisi, Richard-Male Annas-28-HM
Prestash, Gary-Male Rose Breasted Grosbeak-26-HM
Special congratulations to Lisa who received a perfect 30 points and first place in the nature competition for her photograph "Osprey with flounder for dinner."
In the nature competition New Haven was in first place overall again this year with 294 points. Gateway was in second place with 284 points, and Cape Cod Viewfinders was in third with 281 points. In the pictorial competition New Haven had 263 points to tie for 7th place. Boston West won first place with 279 points, Bridgeport was in second with 269 points, and Merrimack Valley was in third place with 268 points.
Richard Asarisi and Lisa Cuchara each have one photograph eligible for the Nature Photograph of the Year. Harold Sisken has one photograph eligible for Pictorial Photograph of the Year. The photographs of the year will be chosen by a judge from outside New England and will be announced at the awards ceremony on Sunday morning at the NECCC conference this summer.
Best regards, Bill