Friday, May 1, 2015

NECCC Spring 2015 Electronic Interclub Competition

The NECCC Spring 2015 Electronic Interclub Competition results have been posted

The NECCC Spring 2015 competition was hosted by Boston Camera Club, and was held on April 21st, in Brookline, MA. The competition was directed by Jurgen Lobert of the Boston Camera Club, with assistance provided by Karen Larsen. Erik Gehring, President of Boston Camera Club, arranged for the judges. Forty-one clubs participated in the Pictorial section (18 from Class A and 23 from Class B) and Thirtynine clubs participated in the Nature section (15 from Class A and 24 from Class B). The competition was judged by:
 Mike DiStefano of the Photographic Society of Rhode Island
 Greg Crisci of the Boston Camera Club
 David Weinberg of the Photographic Resource Center in Boston

SPRING (April 2015) (posted)

The award winning photographs for the four sections were:

Pictorial Class A:
Club Name Maker Title Score Award
Boston Lobert, Jurgen Pt Judith Blood Moon 27 1st

New Haven Cuchara, Lisa Chameleon 25 2nd

Quinebaug Valley Marchand, William Eagle 25 2nd

Pictorial Class B:
Club Name Maker Title Score Award
Flagpole Landegren, Erik Cabaret 25 1st

Fall River Lawson, Dennis Floaters 25 1st

Milford Collen, Matthew Dasher Up Close 24 3rd

Canton Wiley, Carole Watering Hole 24 3rd

Nature Class A:
Club Name Maker Title Score Award
Greater Lynn McMillan, Sandy Crab Toss 26 1st

Cape Cod Viewfinders DiMattia, Janet Black Chinned and Calliope Hummers 25 2nd

Central NE McKnight, Jim Coral Trout 25 2nd

Gateway Slovin, Jeff 2 Chicks One Fish 25 2nd

Nashoba Valley Wientzen, Richard Red Shouldered Hawk Adventure 1 25 2nd

Greater Lynn Wilson,Bob Caterpillar Eating Old Skin 25 2nd

Nature Class B:
Club Name Maker Title Score Award
Pioneer Valley David, Don Lunchtime 26 1st

NE Shutterbugs Taylor, Sandy Cardinal In Snowstorm 26 1st

Manchester Cohen, Grace Mt Denali 25 3rd

Springfield Duval, Madeline Rocky Raccoon 25 3rd

Shooters Photo Group Sina, Joe One Last Cry For Help 25 3rd

Seacoast Yeaton, Bill Winter Wolf 25 3rd

Next Competition Season (2015-2016)
Thanks are extended to all those entrants, judges, clubs, etc. that made this competition season a success. The success of the competitions is not possible without all of you. Clubs have already volunteered to host the next season's competition. The following clubs will host the 2015-2016 electronic interclub competition:
Fall - November 2015 Westfield Camera Club
Winter - February 2016 Shooters Gallery Photography Group
Spring - April 2016 Upper Cape Camera Club