Past Monthly Winners

 
Print competition – June 2017
Open
First Place
Misty House
Stephanie Paulson
Flora
First Place
River of color
Richard Rose
Portrait
First Place
Brothers, Santa Catarina Palopó, Guatemala
Dan Hartford
Special
First Place & Print of the Month
Skeleton Men
Elaine Heron

Digital competition – May 2017
Open
First Place & Image of the Month
Contemplation in Myanmar
Elaine Heron
Fauna
First Place
Pruning Flamingo
Bob Carlin
Photojournalism
First Place
Men Actively Support SF Women’s March
Jennifer Fraser
Special
First Place
Balloons Over Bagan
Elaine Heron

Print competition – April 2017
Open
First Place
A Walk in the Fog
Joe Petolino
Natural Landscape
First Place
Lake Powell
Jan Cheung
Travel
First Place & Print of the Month
Window Shopping
Roberta Rhudy
Special
First Place
Foot-Note
Elke Volkmann

Digital competition – March 2017
Open
First Place
Carter’s Life, Cartagena, Colombia
Jennifer Fraser
Architecture
First Place
Postcard view: Stanford Mausoleum
Stephen Migol
Creative
First Place & Image of the Month
Of “Curiouser and Curiouser!”
H. Dogus Akaydin
Special
First Place
Red Shoes in Paris
Laurie Naiman

Print competition – February 2017
Open
First Place
Hands
Laurie Naiman
Fauna
First Place & Print of the Month
Great Horned Owl
Jim Colton
Photojournalism
First Place
Woman’s March Close-up View
Nadine Levin
Special
First Place
Fishing Village in Lofoten Islands, Norway
Elaine Heron

Digital competition – January 2017
Open
First Place
Our Human Paws
Elaine Heron
Flora
First Place & Image of the Month
Jump for Cholla
Bob Carlin
Portrait
First Place
The Shaman in Kyar Htoe Village, Myanmar
Elaine Heron
Special
First Place
Coffee roasting
Elke Volkmann

Print competition – November 2016
Open
First Place
My, What a Big Nose You Have Grandma!
Stan Chism
Creative
First Place
Statue of Naveen (becoming a citizen)
Joe Petolino
Architecture
First Place
St. Vitus’s Cathederal and Prague Castle at night
Dan Hartford
Special
First Place & Print of the Month
Christine
Bob Carlin

Digital competition – November 2016
Open
First Place & Image of the Month
dense fog
Jan Cheung
Photojournalism
First Place
Fish school
Siyad Ma
Travel
First Place
Close Shave — Varanasi, India
Marie Schmitt
Special
First Place
Blue Grotto – Capri
Dan Hartford

Print competition – October 2016
Open
First Place
Foggy Dawn on the Lake
Elaine Heron
Portrait
First Place
Our Team
Joe Petolino
Flora
First Place & Print of the Month
Alien Life Form
Jennifer Fraser
Special
First Place
Street Crown
Bob Carlin

Digital competition – September 2016
Open
First Place
Shadows on the Wall
Stan Chism
Natural Landscape
First Place & Image of the Month
Grand Staircase Escalante National Park
Richard Rose
Fauna
First Place
Color Coordinated
Roberta Rhudy
Special
First Place
So Many Windows
Etsuko Kaizuka

Print competition – August 2016
Open
First Place & Print of the Month
Zooming in on spike man.
Stan Chism
Travel
First Place
Sunrise over Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
Jim Colton
Photojournalism
First Place
Another One? We’re Already Freezing!
Susan Diederichsen
Special
First Place
Regular and Irregular Patterns.
Stan Chism

Digital competition – July 2016
Open
First Place
Enjoying the Sunset in Cuba
Elaine Heron
Creative
First Place
Brexit
Siyad Ma
Architecture
First Place
Staircase, New Hermitage, St. Petersburg Russia
Bob Fisher
Special
First Place & Image of the Month
Minimalism: Just Salt and Pepper
Stephen Migol

Print competition – June 2016
Open
First Place
Modern Overtakes Classic
Etsuko Kaizuka
Fauna
First Place
Mississippi Alligator Spoiling Cloud Reflection
Etsuko Kaizuka
Natural Landscape
First Place
Morning Sand
Bob Carlin
Special
First Place
Floating House, Cambodia
Jan Cheung

Digital competition – May 2016
Open
First Place
Ripples
Branko Radonjic
Portrait
First Place
Bar “Gypsy”
Bob Henderson
Flora
First Place & Image of the Month
Poppy
Elke Volkmann
Special
First Place
Sonoma Farmer’s Market
Judy Doherty

Print competition – April 2016
Open
First Place
Cracked
Laurie Naiman
Architecture
First Place
Old Shack in the Eastern Sierras
Etsuko Kaizuka
Creative
First Place
Dreamtime, Sedona
Jennifer Fraser
Special
First Place & Print of the Month
Pier at Sunset
Richard Mirabella

Digital competition – March 2016
Open
First Place
Joshua Tree Ghosts, Death Valley
Judy Doherty
Travel
First Place
Young monk at the Angkor Wat temple, Cambodia
David Coleman
Photojournalism
First Place & Image of the Month
Participant in the SF 2016 Walk for Life
Howard Larsen
Special
First Place
End Of Day Reflecting On Pismo Beach
Branko Radonjic

Print competition – February 2016
Open
First Place
Tree
Howard Larsen
Flora
First Place
Dinosaur Food
Bob Carlin
Portrait
First Place
Best Friends 2
Jennifer Fraser
Special
First Place & Print of the Month
Desert Curbside
Laurie Naiman

Digital competition – January 2016
Open
First Place & Image of the Month
Streetscape
Howard Larsen
Fauna
First Place
Adélie penguins
Hilari Hardin
Natural Landscape
First Place
Lefty’s Camp
Jennifer Fraser
Special
First Place
Ladder
Jan Cheung

Print competition – November 2015
Color
First Place
Transformerscape
Howard Larsen
Monochrome
First Place
Tunnelscape
Howard Larsen
Nature
First Place & Print of the Month
Beereakfast
H. Dogus Akaydin

Digital competition – November 2015
Color
First Place & Image of the Month
Nine Months
Scott Marmer
Monochrome
First Place
Huh?
Jan Cheung
Photojournalism
First Place
Are you Ok?
Laurie Naiman
Special
First Place
Winter Night
Shinnan Kiang

Print competition – October 2015
Color
First Place
Frigid
Philippe Cailloux
Monochrome
First Place
Fear Eats the Soul
Howard Larsen
Creative
First Place & Print of the Month
In Camera Double Exposure
Stan Chism

Digital competition – September 2015
Color
First Place
Sunspot 2403 rising behind Lick Observatory
Bryan Murahashi
Monochrome
First Place
Enfant terrible
Philippe Cailloux
Travel
First Place
This is London!
Xavier Cohen
Special
First Place & Image of the Month
Life in Cuba
Dan Hartford

Print competition – August 2015
Color
First Place
Metal Waves Of Seattle
Branko Radonjic
Monochrome
First Place & Print of the Month
The Light
Shinnan Kiang
Photojournalism
First Place
An Icy Challenge – Ice climbers take on a winter challenge, climbing the frozen Louise Falls at Lake Louise, Alberta.
Caroline Lambert

Digital competition – July 2015
Color
First Place
Mysteries revealed
Bob Henderson
Monochrome
First Place & Image of the Month
Sun-scorched Walls of Old Desert Building
Laurie Naiman
Nature
First Place
Canada Goose Spreads Her Wings
Susan Diederichsen
Special
First Place
Tower Of Power
Branko Radonjic

Print competition – June 2015
Color
First Place
Fall Reflections
Bob Henderson
Special
First Place & Print of the Month
Strawberries
Judy Doherty
Monochrome
First Place
Enjoying the Danube, Ulm, Germany
Stan Chism

Digital competition – May 2015
Color
First Place
Golden grass
Shinnan Kiang
Monochrome
First Place
The Story Teller
Dan Hartford
Creative
First Place & Image of the Month
Metamorphosis
Jan Cheung
Special
First Place
Kayak grounded by the ice
Shinnan Kiang

  • Print competition - April 2015
    Pictorial (color)
    First Place
    Your Narrative goes here
    Howard Larsen
    Pictorial (monochrome)
    First Place
    Dust to Dust
    Howard Larsen
    Travel
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Havana 2015
    Jim Colton
  • Digital competition - March 2015
    Pictorial (color)
    First Place
    Yoruba Religious Dance in Cuba
    Jim Colton
    Pictorial (monochrome)
    First Place
    Egret Breeding Display
    Shinnan Kiang
    Photojournalism
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Injured Man. Santa Cruz, CA
    David Coleman
  • Print competition - February 2015
    Pictorial (color)
    First Place
    Regla Town Tres Amigos
    Robert Schonfisch
    Pictorial (monochrome)
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Southwest Blocks
    Dan Hartford
    Nature
    First Place
    Breeching Humpbacks
    Susan Diederichsen
  • Digital competition - January 2015
    Pictorial (color)
    First Place
    Gondolas
    Xavier Cohen
    Pictorial (monochrome)
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Spiral out, keep going
    H. Dogus Akaydin
    Special: Patterns
    First Place
    Patterns #1
    Vardan Aroustamian
  • Print Competition - November 2014
    Pictorial (color)
    First Place
    A Dragon, Passing Ever So Slowly
    Branko Radonjic
    Pictorial (monochrome)
    First Place
    Drummer
    Jan Cheung
    Creative
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Flow
    Howard Larsen
  • Digital competition - November 2014
    Pictorial (color)
    First Place
    Waiting for Winter at Russian Ridge Open Space
    Stephen Migol
    Pictorial (monochrome)
    First Place
    Sun rise over Half Dome
    Etsuko Kaizuka
    Travel
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Mt.Rainer Rising, Washington State
    Branko Radonjic
  • Print Competition - October, 2014
    Pictorial (color)
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Untitled 2
    Branko Radonjic
    Pictorial (monochrome)
    First Place
    Wooden Church
    Shinnan Kiang
    Photojournalism
    First Place
    Havana School Lunch - Did someone say dessert?
    Robert Schonfisch
  • Digital competition - September 2014
    Pictorial (color)
    First Place
    Parachute amid Vapor Trails from Blue Angel Sky Show
    Etsuko Kaizuka
    Pictorial (monochrome)
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Grand Central Terminal is busy with commuters who stop only to check their smartphones
    David Coleman
    Nature
    First Place
    Feed me! Two Pileated Woodpecker chicks begging to be fed by their mother
    Caroline Lambert
  • Print Competition - August, 2014
    Creative
    First Place
    Onshore Surge - End Of A Negative Low Tide, Weston Beach
    Robert G. Adler
    Pictorial (monochrome)
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Stones of Time
    Branko Radonjic
    Pictorial (color)
    First Place
    Untitled
    Branko Radonjic
  • Digital competition - July 2014
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Stream Meets Sea
    Elaine Heron
    Monochrome
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Portrait of Dance: Rumba
    Vardan Aroustamian
    Creative
    First Place
    Inferno
    Judy Kramer
  • Print Competition - June, 2014
    Monochrome
    First Place
    What Is It?
    Stan Chism
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    A Dance of the Shadows.
    Stan Chism
    Travel
    First Place
    Woman with Cigar in Havana,Cuba
    Richard Rose
  • Digital competition - May 2014
    Photojournalism
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Ocean Voyager Exhibit, Georgia Aquarium
    Deborah Plumley
    Monochrome
    First Place
    LOOKING UP BY LOOKING DOWN.
    Stan Chism
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Vortex
    Branko Radonjic
  • PACC Print Competition - April, 2014
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Arctic Winter Night
    Shinnan Kiang
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Rippled Reflection of a Tree
    Stan Chism
    Nature
    First Place
    Northern Light, Lofoten Islands, Norway
    Lucy Kiang
  • Digital Competition - March 2014
    Pictorial
    First Place
    O'Hare
    Robert Schonfisch
    Monochrome
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Exit the Mara
    Scott Marmer
    Creative
    First Place
    Flower Market
    Cambria Lowe
  • Print Competition - February 2014
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Tea Time
    Sareday Sheshukumar
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Smok'in Madame
    Sareday Sheshukumar
    Creative
    First Place
    Iceberg Lettuce
    Elaine Heron
  • Digital Competition - January 2014
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Hawaiian Sunset
    Xavier Cohen
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Hot dog on a picnic table
    Radka Tezaur
    Travel
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Greenland Sled Dog Guarding Her Pups
    Elaine Heron
  • Print Competition - November, 2013
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Waiting For You
    Bob Adler
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Iceland Poppy
    Deborah Plumley
    Creative
    First Place
    Heavenly Light
    Etsuko Kaizuka
  • Digital Competition - November, 2013
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Triforce: La Sagrada Familia
    Scott Marmer
    Monochrome
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Blue Sky 1
    Robert Schonfisch
    Nature
    First Place
    Olive Baboons At A Warthog Fight.
    Stan Chism
  • PACC Print Competition - October, 2013
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Fisherman's Lunch
    Robert Schonfisch
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Vietnamese Schoolgirls
    Bill Lamkin
    Nature
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Veil of Light, Aurora Borealis, Iceland
    Lucy Kiang
  • Digital Competition - September, 2013
    Monochrome
    First Place, Image of the Month
    4 crosses over San Geronimo Chapel, Taos Pueblo, NM
    Dan Hartford
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Veiled
    Elaine Heron
    Creative
    First Place
    Falling into Glass
    Dan Hartford
  • Print Competition - August, 2013
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    No Title 1
    Branko Radonjic
    Monochrome
    First Place
    No Title 3
    Branko Radonjic
    Travel
    First Place
    "Walker's Cafe"/ San Pedro, California
    Bob Adler
  • Digital Competition - July 2013
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Sky in the Eye - Reflections in the eye of a Common Nighthawk
    Caroline Lambert
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Rings of Light
    Shinnan Kiang
    Photojournalism
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Puppet Show in Myanmar
    Elaine Heron
  • Print Competition - June 2013
    Monochrome
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Staring Into Emptiness
    Karina Guillen
    Nature
    First Place
    Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly on Buddleia Flower
    Jennifer Fraser
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Untitled #2
    Branko Radonjic
  • Digital Competition - May 2013
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Goodbye
    Elaine Heron
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Balance
    Elaine Heron
    Creative
    First Place
    Ginger's World
    Fred Rose
  • Print Competition - April, 2013
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Two Grand Ladies of the Rail
    Dan Hartford
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Waiting Heads
    Elaine Heron
    Creative
    First Place, Image of the Month
    The Blob
    Philippe Cailloux
  • Digital Competition - March, 2013
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Fisherman at Innlay Lake, Myanmar
    Elaine Heron
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Icebergs on Black Beach
    Shinnan Kiang
    Travel
    First Place
    Dawn During Carnival in Venice, Italy
    Elaine Heron
  • Print Competition - February, 2013
    Photojournalism
    First Place
    The newest addition to Palo Alto's Junior Museum, Sequoia,
    a bald eagle disabled by gun violence, gets exercise at Bixby Park.
    Bart Selby
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Hair Salon for 3 Blondes and a "Greenette"
    Stan Chism
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Untitled
    Nicholas Fullagar
  • Digital Competition - January 2013
    Nature
    First Place
    Adult & adolescent King Penguins, Aptenodytes
    Sue Forbes
    Monochrome
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Bored Girl in Havana
    Stan Chism
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Caribbean Storm
    Philippe Cailloux
  • Print Competition - November 2012
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Street Portrait
    Laurie Naiman
    Creative
    First Place, Image of the Month
    A Stairway to Faded Glory
    Stan Chism
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Morning coffee
    Radka Tezaur
  • Digital Competition - November, 2012
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Ice Wave
    Elaine Heron
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Leaping Polar Bear cub
    Sue Forbes
    Travel
    First Place
    Celebrating health campaign launch, Mali courtyard, Guinea, West Africa
    Judy Kramer
  • Print Competition - October, 2012
    Monochrome
    First Place
    To Be Determined
    Nicholas Fullagar
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Hydrophobic meets Hydrophilic
    Bart Selby
    Photojournalism
    First Place
    A Lesson in Knife Safety
    Susan Diederichsen
  • Digital Competition - September, 2012
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Water on Store Window.
    Stan Chism
    Monochrome
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Wildebeests's Morning Walk
    Lucy Kiang
    Nature
    First Place
    Eastern Grey Squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis) carries her newborn
    Philippe Cailloux
  • Print Competition - August, 2012
    Creative
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Dancing on the Water (Special Theme: Reflections)
    Shinnan Kiang
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Dahlia Negative
    Deborah Plumley
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Death Valley View
    Etsuko Kaizuka
  • Digital Competition - July, 2012
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Enchanting Morning
    Lucy Kiang
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Nature's Design
    Lucy Kiang
    Creative
    First Place
    untitled
    Bill Jackson
  • Print Competition - June, 2012
    Travel
    First Place
    Red Square in Moscow by Night
    Philippe Cailloux
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Death Valley Dunes
    Bill Lamkin
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Waves
    Lucy Kiang
  • Digital Competition - May, 2012
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Just Another Pretty Face
    Ira Greenberg
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    White Iris
    Slava Shabrov
    Photojournalism
    First Place
    Untitled at the Art Museum
    Laurie Naiman
  • Print Competition - April, 2012
    Pictorial
    First Place
    Waves
    Dany Suk
    Monochrome
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Untitled #1
    Bill Jackson
    Nature
    First Place
    Ring-billed Gull with a Garland of Mussels
    Charlene Yoshizu
  • Digital Competition - March 2012
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Ice Dance
    Sue Forbes
    Creative
    First Place
    Black and White
    Vardan Aroustamian
    Monochrome
    First Place
    San Gregorio Beach in winter (iPhone Composite)
    Radka Tezaur
  • Print Competition - February, 2012
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Watchers
    Branko Radonjic
    Creative
    First Place
    Trapped
    Susan Diederichsen
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Satin Poppy
    Judy Kramer
  • Digital Competition - January, 2012
    Pictorial
    First Place, Image of the Month
    Seed Silhouette
    Judy Kramer
    Monochrome
    First Place
    Woman in Arches
    Deborah Plumley
    Travel
    First Place
    Security and Savior - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Scott Marmer