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Scores - 2017-2018 - End of Season

George W. Glennie Memorial Nature Salon
Results: April 14, 2018

Slide Show

Report:

Merrimack Valley Camera Club’s (MVCC) 37th George W. Glennie Memorial Nature Salon was conducted on April 14, 2018, at the Greater Lynn Photographic Association's club house. The judges for this year’s salon were Shawn Carey, Michael Milicia, and Paul Smith.  The judges had an abundance of quality nature images from which to select their award winners.  We had 630 images from 63 clubs; 46 from the United States, and 17 international entries.

 

Club Competition

Awards are given to the top five clubs based upon cumulative points for their submission (up to 10 images). Here are the top club standings and top awards summary for the competition:

Place

Total Score

Club

Location

1

262

Greater Lynn Photographic Association

Lynn MA USA

2

257

Stony Brook Camera Club

Franklin MA USA

3

253

The Entrance Camera Club, Inc.

The Entrance NSW Australia

4

250

Gateway Camera Club

Framingham MA USA

5

247

Poulton le Fylde Photo Society

Poulton le Fylde Lancashire UK

 

Diversity Award

While “Fur & Feathers” are always strong contenders in a nature competition, the Glennie Salon has a long tradition of recognizing some of the other animal families, as well as botany and landscapes. In that spirit, the Diversity Award recognizes clubs based upon their top scoring images from all eight Glennie categories:

Place

Total DScore

Club

Location

1

186

Victoria Camera Club

Victoria BC Canada

2

183

Richmond Hill Camera Club

Richmond Hill ON Canada

3

177

Grand Rapids Camera Club

Grand Rapids MI USA

4

173

The Melbourne Camera Club

Melbourne VIC Australia

5

171

Gold Coast Photographic Society, Inc.

Worongary QLD Australia

 

Individual Awards

Special recognition was given to the following salon-wide winning images:

Best of Show
“Humpback Whale” by Neil Vincent of The Entrance Camera Club, Inc., The Entrance NSW Australia

Best Wildlife
“Predator and Prey” by Frank Forward of the Greater Lynn Photographic Association, Lynn MA USA

Please check the following links for detailed reports of club standings and award winners:

Club Standings Score Order
Clubs Standings Alphabetic Listing
Clubs Standings Diversity Score Order
Salon Awards By Category By Score
Salon Awards & Acceptance By Category
 

“Acceptance” means that though the image was not an award winner, it was one of the higher scoring images and will be included in the slideshow.  To achieve “acceptance” a score of 21 had to be awarded.