See Winning Photos From Van Vleck Photo Contest Awards Ceremony

Dr. Barry DiBernardo, Emmalene Holland, and Jay Dickman

Montclair, NJ – Photographer Jay Dickman from National Geographic was one of three judges at an awards ceremony Sunday for the Van Vleck Photo Contest. Dickman gave an inspiring talk, critiquing the photos submitted in the contest. Dickman was joined by fellow judges Dr. Barry DiBernardo and Nick Palmieri.

Dickman with aspiring photographer Nathan Vazquez who won in the
Youth Black and White Category.
Amateur Color: Randy Samuels, Courtyard In The Round

The winners received museum quality framed copies of their winning photos and hundreds of dollars in photo memory cards, B&H Photo gift cards and other professional photography supplies. All the contest photos submitted will be viewable on our website Montclairfoundation.org later this week.

First Place Winners In Each Category:
Youth Black and White Category: Nathan Vazquez, Deep Roots
Youth Color: Emmalene Holland – The View Of An Ant
Amateur Black and White: Claire Stepleton, Lady’s Mantle After The Rain
Amateur Color: Randy Samuels, Courtyard In The Round

Youth Color: Emmalene Holland – The View Of An Ant
Amateur Black and White: Claire Stepleton, Lady’s Mantle After The Rain

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