The contest for tonight had the themes of FLOWERS and OPEN.  The judge was Henry Rowan (Website:  He gave an excellent critique of all the images in the process of selecting his winning entries.

FLOWERS – 32 images

1st  Anita Fanic   Encompassing Beauty – Lily swirl (BEST IN SHOW)

2nd Frumi Cohen – Rose over a log

3rd  Lauri Santoro – Blue flowers over texture

HM Sandy Uzelmeier – Purple flower over texture

HM Sandy Uzelmeier – White Flower over texture

HM Nanci Hellmuth -  Frozen cubes with red flower

OPEN – 27 images

1st.Bharat Dixit - Leafy canopy

2nd Janet Geissler – Bridge abstract

3rd Sara Pinkus – Bottled light

HM Anita Fanic -  Fire and Ice

HM John Stritzinger – Winter weeds

HM Janet Shoemaker – Leopard in a tree