2019 Year-End Winners

2019 Year-End entries – 171 images – were judged in December by a panel of three guest judges: Ron Belanger, Lauralee Humes, and Larry Vogel. 

To view a slideshow containing all of the year-end entries, click here to play the Poly 2019 Year-End Slideshow on YouTube. It was produced by Charlie Breese.

Award Winners

The award winners and high-points winners received a Poly medallion and had their names inscribed on perpetual plaques which hang in the Photographic Arts Building. Honorable Mention winners received ribbons.

Here are the winners as presented at our Year-End Banquet and Awards Show which was held February 22, 2020 at the La Jolla Country Club.

Special Award Winners

Altered Reality Award Winners

Realistic Award Winners

Project Competition Award Winners

Altered Reality Honorable Mentions

Realistic Honorable Mentions

Project Competition Honorable Mentions

High-Points Winners

Altered Reality 1st PlaceDan Palermo148 points
Altered Reality 2nd PlaceRick Wiley89 points
Altered Reality 3rd PlaceDee Elwin86 points
Realistic 1st Place (tie)Bill Godwin-Austen 146 points
Realistic 1st Place (tie)Jeff Booher146 points
Realistic 2nd PlaceRobin Stern143 points
Realistic 3rd PlaceMarietta Baginsky136 points
Combined 1st PlaceBarbara Fletcher150 points
Combined 2nd PlaceJoan Harris148 points
Combined 3rd PlaceBeverly Brock147 points