*  February, 2018 - The following images were juried in to the Americana Photography Exhibition at the Pennsylvania Center for Photography.

"SEA OF STONES"


"STORM OVER GATEWAY CANYON"


*  February, 2018 - The following image was juried in to the Golden Hours Photography Exhibition at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod, MA.

"SUNRISE ON THE YAMPA RIVER"


*  January, 2018 - The following three images were juried in to the Visions of Light Photography Exhibition at the Tri-Lakes Art Center in Palmer Lake, CO.  The mission of Visions of Light is to challenge photographers to go beyond producing a technically correct photographic image and demonstrate their use and/or control of light to help define the subject.  The light can be natural or artificial; or a combination that enhances the impact, drama, emotion, and/or message of the image.  The underlying theme is the vision, interpretation and use of LIGHT.  Out of 170 entries, 70 were juried in.  Out of  40 photographers, 30 were accepted.

"DEATH BECOMES HER"

  

"STORM OVER GATEWAY CANYON"


"VULTURES IN THE CLOUDS"


*  January, 2018 - I entered my "Celestial Connection" series, which is now 25 images, into my first LST International Solo Competition. I placed 6th out of 12 finalists chosen for exhibitions. My series will be placed in the Artist Showcase and will be promoted for 2 weeks starting Feb. 1 on the LST website, YouTube, over 550+ News Outlets, Premium News Outlets (ABC, CBS, CW, Fox & NBC TV & Radio Sites and inclusion on Google News & Bing News. In addition, the images will also be featured and promoted in various social media networks for further exposure.  The following 5 images were selected for the online showcase.

"ACENSION"

"CELESTIAL WINDS"

"COSMIC PULSE"

"CROSSING OVER"

"FACADE"


*  January, 2018 - The following two images were juried in to the 52 Annual Eye of the Camera Thematic Photography Competition.  This competition was seeking printed photographic work that explores the concept of "Past Due."  We have all experienced the inherent tension of expectations being out of sync with time.  These two images are only part of a larger project called "The Celestial Connection" on this site.  Click on the gallery link to see them all.

"CROSSING OVER"


"THE TWILIGHT ZONE"


*  January, 2018 - This image won Special Recognition in the LST 7th Annual "All Women" International Competition. This art competition had an open theme. The gallery received 1,005 entries from 29 different countries from around the world as well as entries from 38 different states. This was about half the normal entries as it was an all women competition. The image has a special process applied to give it a watercolor effect. The image was taken on Lake Superior.

"DAYS END"


*  January, 2018 - Of the following seven images, the first image made the Top 250 in the Audubon International "Share The View" Contest.  The rest made the semi-finals. Four of the seven were Editor Pick's on National Geographic in 2017.

"STORM OVER GATEWAY CANYON"


"DEATH BECOMES HER"


"VULTURES IN THE CLOUDS"


"LOOKING FOR LOVE IN ALL THE RIGHT PLACES"


"THE LAST MORSEL"


"SUNRISE ON THE YAMPA RIVER"


"THE THREE AMIGOS"


*  December, 2017 - The following two images and others were juried in to the Holiday Show at the Center for the Arts in Evergreen, CO.

"THE CORN DANCER"


"THE SPIRIT OF FREEDOM"


*  December, 2017 -  The following artistic renditions received a Special Recognition and Special Merit Award respectively in the online LST gallery's worldwide patterns, textures, & forms art competition for November, 2017.

"BLEEDING HEARTS"


"ORBS"


*  November, 2017 - The following artistic rendition received an Honorable Mention in the Top 10 Photography awards in the online LST gallery’s worldwide nature competition for October , 2017.  This was the 7th Annual “Nature” Art Competition meaning any subject matter was eligible.

"LOST IN THE WILDERNESS"


*  October, 2017 - The following image was selected as a semi-finalist in the NANPA Expressions Int'l. Competition.

"HOLY CATFISH"


*  September, 2017 - The following image was juried into the TRANSFORMATIONS 2017 annual exhibition held at the Pennsylvania Center for Photography in Pennsylvania.  TRANSFORMATIONS is an exhibition of imagination.

"DEATH BECOMES HER"


*  August, 2017 -  The image below received a Special Merit award in the online LST gallery’s worldwide competition for August, 2017.  This was the 7th Annual “Open” Art Competition meaning any subject matter was eligible.

The art which was selected for the Special Merit Category is any art from the various media categories that LST believes could have also been placed in the top tier of the entries selected.  The only reason that this art was not selected for the top tier was due to the size constraints of this particular competition. Otherwise, the Special Merit art, in many cases, is interchangeable with any of the best art that was selected elsewhere.

"DEATH BECOMES HER"


*  August, 2017 - The image below was juried in to the 2nd Annual Monochrome Photography Exhibition at the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts in Palmer Lake, CO.

"LOTUS LOVE"


*  The 3 images below received Honorable Mentions in the 2nd Annual Monochrome Photography Exhibition at the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts in Palmer Lake, CO.

"GOOD TIMES"


"IN DARKNESS, THERE IS LIGHT"


"TAOS ARTIST #2"


*  July, 2017 -  The 2 images below received Special Merit awards in the online LST gallery’s worldwide competition for July, 2017.  This was the 7th Annual “Botanicals” Art Competition.

The art which was selected for the Special Merit Category is any art from the various media categories that LST believes could have also been placed in the top tier of the entries selected.  The only reason that this art was not selected for the top tier was due to the size constraints of this particular competition. Otherwise, the Special Merit art, in many cases, is interchangeable with any of the best art that we selected elsewhere.

"AUTUMN'S GOLDENROD"


"LOTUS"


*  July, 2017 - The image below was juried in to the 34th Annual Depot Art Gallery All Colorado Show in Littleton, CO.

"COLOR MY WORLD"


*  July, 2017 -  The 3 images below received 4 awards in the online LST gallery’s worldwide competition for July, 2017.  This was the 6th Annual “Seasons” Art Competition:

10th Place in the Overall Winning Artists Category

5th Place in the Photography Category.

"AUTUMN ON DALLAS DIVIDE"

Special Recognition Photography Category

"SUNRISE ON THE YAMPA RIVER"


The art which was selected for the Special Merit Category is any art from the various media categories that LST believes could have also been placed in the top tier of the entries selected.  The only reason that this art was not selected for the top tier was due to the size constraints of this particular competition. Otherwise, the Special Merit art, in many cases, is interchangeable with any of the best art that we selected elsewhere.

"MONARCH ON ZINNIA"

 

*  June, 2017 -  Special Recognition was received in the online LST gallery’s worldwide competition for June, 2017.  This was the 6th Annual “Animals” Art Competition.


*    May, 2017 -  5th Place Win in Worldwide Competition 
The online LST gallery’s competition for April 2017 was the 7th Annual “Landscapes” Art Competition. 2D and 3D artists (including photography) from around the world, were called upon to make online submissions for possible inclusion in to the Gallery’s May 2017 online group art exhibition.

The art competition and the submission process for the artists began in March 2017 and concluded on April 26, 2017. The gallery received 658 entries from 19 different countries from around the world, including Armenia, Australia, Austria, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Republic of Korea, Slovakia, South Africa, Switzerland, Thailand, and the United Kingdom. In addition, the gallery received entries from 32 different states.

All winning entries will now be featured on the LST website for the month of May 2017. Thereafter, the artworks and links to the artist’s websites will remain online in the LST Archives.


*  2017 - The following 6 images were juried in to the Evergreen Chorale concert:  Sun, Moon, Earth, and Sea.  Nature images were a 3rd dimension added to the concert this year.  Images were projected on a large screen during the concert.


*  2017 - The following images were juried in the 70th Annual Photography Exhibition held at the Gilpin County Arts Association in Central City, CO.  

"TAOS ARTIST"


"COLOR MY WORLD"


*  2017 - The following image was awarded an Honorable Mention in the 2nd Annual AMERICANA Photography Exhibition held at the Pennsylvania Center for Photography in Pennsylvania.  Less than 4% of 155 entries received awards. 

"TAOS ARTIST"


*  2017 - The following images were juried in to the Predictions & Perceptions of the Spiritual Realm Exhibition held at the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts in Palmer Lake, CO.

"THE CORN DANCER"


"THE SPIRIT OF FREEDOM"


"OLD MAN WIND"


*  2017 - The following image was juried in to the 2nd Annual AMERICANA Photography Exhibition held at the Pennsylvania Center for Photography in Pennsylvania.

"TAOS ARTIST"


*  2017 - The following image was juried in to the 8th Annual Visions of Light Photography Exhibition Display held at the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts in Palmer Lake, CO.

"SILENCE IN THE DESERT"


*  2017 - The following 3 images received Honorable Mentions in the 8th Annual Visions of Light Photography Exhibition Digital Display held at the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts in Palmer Lake, CO.

"BURST"


"EVENING GLOW"


"VISION KNOWS NO BOUNDS"


*  2017 - Juried in to the 51st Annual Eye of the Camera Photography Competition for display at the Littleton Museum Fine Arts Gallery.

"TAOS ARTIST"


*    January, 2017 - The following 2 images were in the Top 250 in the 6th Annual Audubon International Share The View Photo Contest.
"GIDDYUP"
" "


*    January, 2017 - The following 8 images were semi-finalists in the 6th Annual Audubon International Share The View Photo Contest.

"HOLY CATFISH!"


"IN THE NICK OF TIME"


"RIBBONS OF BLUE"


"EWE AND ME"

" "


"A TREE RUNS THROUGH IT"


"CORMORANT"


"MALLARD DUCKLING"

*  December, 2016 - Mile High Wildlife Photography Club Monthly Competition

      > Third Place - Club Creative Category - "BLACK CANYON OF THE GUNNISON."

*  November, 2016 - Mile High Wildlife Photography Club Monthly Competition

      > Second Place - Club Captive/Controlled Category - "THE LIGHT ON MY FEATHERS"

*  November, 2016 - Mile High Wildlife Photography Club Monthly Competition

      > Honorable Mention - Club Scenic Category - "FEATHER AFLOAT"


*  November, 2016 - This image was 1 of 18 winners selected for the Fall Photo Contest at Englewood Camera, Englewood, CO.  The winning images will be on display in store from November to January.

"TAOS ARTIST"


*    November, 2016 - This image was selected as a semi-finalist in the North American Nature Photography's 2017 Showcase Competition.

"OLD MAN WIND"

*  October, 2016 - Mile High Wildlife Photography Club Monthly Competition

      > Honorable Mention - Club Wildlife Category - "HOLY CATFISH!"

*  September, 2016 - Mile High Wildlife Photography Club Monthly Competition

      > Second Place - Club Wildlife Category - "GIDDYUP"
    
> Honorable Mention - Club Wildlife Category - "FEMALE WIDOW SKIMMER DAMSELFLY"

*  September, 2016 -  The following 2 images were juried in to the Evergreen Artists Association Fall All Colorado Artists Show hosted by Main Street Fine Art Gallery in Evergreen, CO.

"COLOR MY WORLD"

"TIME WARP"

*  August, 2016 -  The following 3 images were juried in to the First Annual Monochrome Photography Exhibition held at the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts in Palmer Lake, CO.

"TAOS ARTIST"

"BRISTLECONE PINES"

"GEORGETOWN RAILROAD"


*  August, 2016 -  The following image was juried in to the annual All Colorado Show at the Depot Art Gallery in Littleton, CO.

"OLD MAN WIND"


*  June, 2016 - This image won Photo Of The Day on June 20, 2016 on the http://dailywildlifephoto.nathab.com website.

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