23rd Annual Juried Photography Exhibit – 2017

Photographs have been selected for the 23rd Annual Juried Photography Exhibit held in March.

Photos were judged on Artistic Merit, Originality, Difficulty and Technical Aspects.

The 2017 Award Winners

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First Place
“Playing with Fire”
by Eduardo Kneler

Second Place
“Fiery Trees and Falls”
by Rajeev Shankar

Third Place
“Gazing Across the Creek”
by Raul Lopez

President’s Choice
“A Young Tibetan Woman”
by Joy Wang
James Sakane Award for Journalistic Photography
“The Taxis of Havana”
by Raul Lopez


Alvin Dockter Award
“Angry Birds”
by Eduardo Kneler

Merit Award
“San Vicente Creek”
by Paul Kessinger

Merit Award
“Estuary Sunset”
by Paul Kessinger

Merit Award
“Amsterdam Orange”
by Rajeev Shankar

Merit Award
“9 Oranges of Fresno”
by Judy Doherty

Merit Award
“Figs”
by Judy Doherty

Merit Award
“Cactus Garden”
by Sean Duan
[photo coming soon]Merit Award
“Night Sky Over Tenaya Lake”
by Ian Bonarth