Exposures Photography Competition

The 2022 Caldwell Arts Council EXPOSURES Photography Competition was judged by photographer Benjamin Erlandson, Ph.D. This year, the competition was open to photographers living in Alexander, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Watauga and Wilkes Counties. A total of $700 in cash prizes were awarded with a $400 Best of Show, $200 Second Place, $100 Third Place, and three Judge's Merit Awards. Due to COVID concerns, there will be no opening reception. See below for the winners and all the entries!

 

 

BEST OF SHOW
"Yellow Fork Falls in Spring"
by Mike Koenig, Caldwell County

SECOND PLACE
"Black Lives Matter"
By Mitzi Gellman, Catawba County

THIRD PLACE
"Calla Passion"
by Ron Schwartz, Caldwell County

JUDGE'S MERIT AWARD
Smith Rock's Gleam"
by Jordan K. Ellis, Catawba County

JUDGE'S MERIT AWARD
"Dalton"
by Thomas Thielemann, Caldwell County

JUDGE'S MERIT AWARD
"The Treasures of Wilson's Creek"
by Lonnie Webster, Watauga County

ALL IMAGES ENTERED IN THE
EXPOSURES PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

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