Pilchuck Camera Club's

2011 Image of the Year, Assigned Subject & Wildflower Winners

Judging performed by Seattle Photographic Society, Seattle, Washington

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2011 Image Of The Year Competition

1st - "On The Hunt

-Short Eared Owl"

by Bill Dewey ©

"Nice depth of field, action of head turned is great, creates action and is less static.  Nice bokeh"


2nd - "Foxglove in Waterdrops"

by Kevin Siefke ©

"Nice diagonal, sharp water drops, good use of selective focus, simple composition."


3rd - "Seafair Wakeboard"

by Bill Dewey ©

"Good impact with good stopped action and expression.  Tells a story.  Space well filled".


HM - "Three Little Pigs"

by Renata Kleinert ©

"Good subject character, sharp, elements of three works".


HM -"Liberty Bell & Early Winters"

by Kevin Siefke ©

"Great exposure, nice blues, simple clouds fill sky nicely, sharp".


HM - "Thru the Lens"

by Jim Basinger ©

"Very creative, nice subtle colors that do not distract from the camera".

2011 Assigned Subject Competition - "Neon"

1st - "Crepe de France"

by Steve Lightle ©

"Great exposure, crisp, simple and unusual"




2nd - "Ghost Party"

by Sonya Lang ©

"Nice glow, good complimentary colors and composition"



3rd - "Totem"

by Kevin Siefke ©

"Great composition, exposure and very creative"


HM - "5 O'Clock Somewhere"

by Sonya Lang ©

"Very nice filter effect".

2011 Wildflower Competition 


1st - "Camas 2011"

by Steve Lightle ©

"Beautiful saturated color, complimentary background, sharp".





2nd - "Shooting Star"

by Jim Basinger ©

"Nice diagonal lead-in, complimentary colored background".




3rd - "Pink Lupine"

by Janet Wright ©

"Beautiful colors, nice diagonal flow, fills frame, nice bokeh".




HM - "Lupine #2"

by Kevin Siefke ©

"Nice unusual perspective, nice bokeh, subtle white".