Announcing Winners of the 2018 Leica Society Annual Photo Contest

Oct 7, 2018  By Richard Rejino

The winners of the 2018 LHSA Annual Photo Contest were revealed on Saturday, October 7th, at the Leica Society annual meeting in Wetzlar. This year’s judges were Wilbur Norman, Dan Tamarkin, and David Spielman, who selected the winners from two categories: Portrait and Landscape.

The Leica Society wishes to thank all the photographers who entered the contest, and extends its special congratulates to all of the winners and honorable mention entries.

Portrait Category
First Place 
Doug Kuzmiak
Young girl studying by battery powered light in Giigit city, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan.
Second Place
George Michael Lane
Homeless in Manhattan
Third Place
John Day
Two Catholic girls in a housing estate, one on left with hand bandaged after being hit by a rubber bullet fired by British Army into the crowd.
Honorable Mention
Bob Soltys
Three Amigos
Landscape Category
First Place
Alan Weinschel
Second Place
Eduardo Marques
Third Place
Pravin Tamang
Honorable Mention
Steven Cale

Richard Rejino
Richard is the Executive Director of LHSA - The International Leica Society and a part-time professional photographer. He is also a classically trained pianist, writer and published author. His book, "What Music Means to Me" is available from Hal Leonard Corporation.

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