FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
5/29/2012 Photographer Liz Mackney of Rockport, MA, has won First Place for April in the prestigious photography contest sponsored by BetterPhoto.com, the site’s founder, Jim Miotke, announced Tuesday.
More than 11900 entries were submitted to the online photography contest, which attracted contestants from around the world and featured 10 separate categories.
Mackney’s stunning image, “Little Grapes Opening“, garnered top honors after being submitted in the Flowers category.
All of the winning images can be viewed at BetterPhoto.com’s contest page:http://www.betterphoto.com/contest/winners/1204.asp
The contest is conducted each month. Categories include Nature and Landscapes, Animals, People, Elements of Design, Digital Darkroom, Travel and Place, Flowers, Details and Macro, Catch-All, and Monthly Theme. Judging is performed by a panel of professional photographers.
Besides its free, popular photo contest, BetterPhoto.com also offers a variety of services: digital camera reviews, online photo courses, free newsletters, a discussion forum, Web sites for photographers, question-and-answer section, how-to articles, photo galleries, and more.
Photographers can enter this month’s contest and learn more about photography at: www.BetterPhoto.com
It’s always nice to get some recognition! Looks like my love of macro photography is both shared and appreciated by the BetterPhoto.com photography jury. It doesn’t get much better than that!
~ Liz Mackney