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Scores - 2018-2019 - End of Season

George W. Glennie Memorial Nature Salon
Results: April 6th, 2019

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Report:

Merrimack Valley Camera Club’s (MVCC) 38th George W. Glennie Memorial Nature Salon was conducted on April 6th, 2019, at the Greater Lynn Photographic Association's club house. The judges for this year’s salon were Shawn Carey, Karl Zuzarte, and Paul Smith.  The judges had an abundance of quality nature images from which to select their award winners.  We had 646 images from 65 clubs; 45 from the United States, and 20 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

252

Poulton le Fylde Photo Society

Poulton le Fylde Lancashire UK

2

248

Greater Lynn Photographic Association

Lynn MA USA

3

243

The Entrance Camera Club, Inc.

The Entrance NSW Australia

4

242

Gaithersburg Camera Club

North Potomac MD USA

5

241

Vienna Photographic Society

Vienna VA USA

 

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

193

<The Melbourne Camera Club

Melbourne VIC Australia

2

179

Victoria Camera ClubVictoria BC

Victoria, BC Canada

3

163

Camberwell Camera Club

Mount Waverly VIC  Australia

4

162

Richmond Hill Camera Club

Thornhill, Ontario, Canada

5

161

Colorado Urban Wildlife Photo Club

Aurora, CO USA

 

Individual Awards

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

Best of Show
“Stellar Eagle Fight” by Frank Forward of Greater Lynn Photographic Association, Lynn MA USA

Best Wildlife
“Predators In Action” by Carol Barry of the The Entrance Camera Club Inc., New South Wales, Australia

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

 

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