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Forester Camera Club Print of the Month Winners

Forester Camera Club April 08, 2011 Press Release
Forester Camera Club, is an established group of serious amateur to semi-pro photographers and is seeking new members with similar experience to join the fun! If you are a photographer passionate about creating artistic images, familiar with a computer, use an SLR or advanced digital camera, our club may meet your needs. Our meetings run September through May, the first and third Tuesday of the month, 7:00 p.m., at Palos United Methodist Church, 121st & Harlem Avenue, Palos Heights. Ph# (708) 448-0798. We offer intermediate to advanced photography programs, field trips, monthly competitions, refreshments, and fellowship. We belong to Chicago Area Camera Clubs Association (CACCA) and Photographic Society of America (PSA) The next regularly scheduled FCC meeting is the annual Pizza Planning Party and will take place on Tuesday April 19, 2011. FCC extends an open invitation for all to attend this fun filled evening of comradery as members participate in the planning events for the upcoming season. Forester's May 3rd Competition Night will feature the FCC Picture of the Year Competition. Those seeking further information can view the clubs website at http://www.foresterscameraclub.org/index.htm or by contacting club President Phyllis Brauer at (773) 779-2105; Vicki Cobb at (708) 460-4038 or Bob Dietz (708) 921-0208 Now for (FCC’s) March Print of the Month winners are as follows:
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1) Name: Kelly Johnson
Hometown: Tinley Park
Category: Specials (Alterations of Reality)
Honor: Print of the Month
Title: Escape
Information: I created this image for the Special Competition Category "Alteration of Reality". I enjoyed the creative freedom it allowed me; the only limits were my own imagination.
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2) Name: Phyllis Brauer
Hometown: Chicago
Category: Small Color A
Honor: Print of the Month
Title: Fisher on a Tree Stump
Information: This Fisher is a captive animal shot on location at the Minnesota Wildlife Refuge in Sandstone, MN. last winter
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3) Name: Jim Taylor
Hometown: Tinley Park
Category: Small Color B
Honor: Print of the Month
Title: Just Cruisin'
Information: "Just Cruisin'" was a live capture image of a pelican soaring just above the Gulf of Mexico
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4) Name: Ken Linka
Hometown: Chicago
Category: Small Monochrome
Honor: Print of the Month
Title: Princess
Information: "Princess" was taken of a girl from Michigan against a backdrop of a photo taken by me of a painting from Windsor Castle outside London England.
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5) Name: Steve Zasadny
Hometown: Tinley Park
Category: Large Monochrome
Honor: Most Points Scored
Title: Deep Freeze
Information: “Deep Freeze” is the result of the build up of ice over the course of the winter on St. Joseph, Michigan’s outer headlight on Lake Michigan at dusk.
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6) Name: Jim Taylor
Hometown: Tinley Park
Category: Large Color
Honor: Print of the Month
Title: A Little Lunch
Information: "The Sun Coast Seabird Sanctuary on the Gulf Coast in Florida is an excellent place to photograph birds. I captured this image as the egret had just stolen a bait fish from a fisherman nearby".
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7) Name: Steve Svalina
Hometown: Tinley Park
Category: DPI
Honor: Print of the Month
Title: Photographers Delight
Information: A great white egret, illuminated by the noonday summer sun, flying over McGinnis Slough, Orland Park.

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