2009 Click Off Photos
Thursday, December 10, 2009
Mill Valley Art Commission announced the winners of the 11th annual Click Off photo competition Tuesday night, December 1, at Mill Valley City Hall as part of the monthly First Tuesday Art Walk.
Judges were Tim Porter, contributing photographer for Marin Magazine, and Hilary Hood, professional photographer.
More than 40 entries were judged in five categories: Weather, Unusual Beauty, Age, Mill Valley H2O, and Dark Side of Mill Valley. All entrants were given the opportunity to work with a professional photographer/editor at The Image Flow, to help crop, edit and submit one image. The top photos in each category along with Best of Show will be displayed the entire month of December in the second floor council chambers at City Hall, 26 Corte Madera AVe., Mill Valley.
This was the first year the competition was not limited to 35 mm film. The youngest photographer was 13 and the oldest, over 80. Mill Valley Art Commission sponsors the event with donated help from The Image Flow in Mill Valley and FrameCrafters in Strawberry.
BEST OF SHOW: Linda Ruggieri of Mill Valley
WEATHER: Joyce Kleiner of Mill Valley
UNUSUAL BEAUTY: Veit Irtenkauf of Mill Valley
AGE: Phil Shaw of Mill Valley
MV H2O: Laura Noguiero of Mill Valley
DARK SIDE OF MILL VALLEY: Atlanta Heidhues of San Rafael