PSA Nature #2 2018-2019 Results
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Results of PSA Nature Interclub competition judged at Greater Lynn Photographic Association in Lynn, MA. Congratulations go to Bill Mugg for winning honorable mention!
Eagle Liftoff by Glenn Mai 9 points
Pantanal Apex Predator by Bill Mugg 13 HM
Twin Stacks by Gary Perlow 11
Eagle Attempts Steal by Kathrin Swoboda 10
Snowy Northern Flicker by Kathrin Swoboda 11
Green Heron Chicks Attacking a Parent
by Wayne Wolfersberger 11
Total 65 points for 5th place out of 41 clubs. Overall standings are pending. Slideshow here.
Results PSA Open (PID) #2 2018-2019
Friday, February 1, 2019
Round 2 of the PSA Interclub competition was judged by Fotogroep Pallieter in the Netherlands. VPS came in the middle of the pack in the competitive group C finishing in 13th out of 24 clubs.
"Running in Circles" by Mort Friedman. 8
"Shadows and Doorways" by Alana Glaves 10
"Westwood Hay Barn" by John Padbury. 6
"Afternoon El" by Gary Perlow 10
"Through the Light" by Lori Saunders 10
"Here I Come" by Kathrin Swoboda 12
Slideshow can be viewed here.
Kathrin Swoboda PSA rep.
Results PSA Open #1 2018-2019
Friday, December 7, 2018
The PSA Open (Projected Image Division) interclub competition was judged by Digital Darkroom in Monee, Illinois. Images by Sharon Connolly, Kathleen Furey, Alana Glaves, Gary Perlow, Gloria Spellman and Kathrin Swoboda represented VPS scoring 67 points for 4th place overall with multiple ties. Congratulations go to Gloria Spellman for an Award of Merit for "Hyacinth" and Kathrin Swoboda for a Honorable Mention for "Hummingbird at Pink Flower". See Gloria's and Kathrin's images here on the PSA website in Group C here.
"Stamens in Globe" by Sharon Connolly. 11 points
"Ballerina" by Kathleen Furey. 11 points
"Ladybug in Japanese Maple Bud" by Alana Glaves. 9 points
"Witness" by Gary Perlow. 11 points
"Hyacinth" by Gloria Spellman. 12 points Award
"Hummingbird at Pink Flower" by Kathrin Swoboda. 13 points HM
The slideshow may be viewed here: /g/8d8d2773-bbdb-40a3-a68f-cf364e67cfeb.
Kathrin Swoboda, PSA Rep.
Results PSA Nature Round 1 2018-2019
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Judging of the first round of the PSA nature interclub competition took place at the Delaware Photographic Society. Images by Patricia Deege, Kathleen Furey, Bill Mugg and Kathrin Swoboda represented Vienna Photographic Society which placed 5th in the competition out of 40 clubs with multiple ties. Kathrin Swoboda won 2 awards and can be viewed here on the PSA website.
Bluebird Courtship~Kathrin~Swoboda 15 Award
Wait for Me~Kathrin~Swoboda 14 Award
Angry Puffin~Bill~Mugg 9
Harbor Seal~Patricia~Deege 9
Lotus with Leaf~Kathleen~Furey 8
Swan Lake~Kathleen~Furey 8
Total 63 points 5th place
The judges reported: "Please remember that strong nature stories usually score higher. Also, although not a reason for DQ, most judges see frames as a distraction and are usually scored lower.”
PSA Nature round 2 entry period starts December 5 and closes December 16.
Kathrin Swoboda, PSA rep