The Rome Rotary Club has announced winners in the 2018 Canalfest Photography show and other events.
There were 41 entries this year, with several photographers back from previous years. Sentinel photographer John Clifford was the judge for this year.
The winners are:
- Adult amateur —first prize, Kathy Lamandia with “Daisies,” second prize, Mike Richardson with “Grasshopper” and Richardson repeated with third prize with “Swamp Trees.” Honorary mention to Geraldine Rogers for “No Trout Sighted.”
- Student — first prize, Isabelle Till with “Beautiful Day,” second and third prizes to Nicco Bonanza for “Umbrella In The Garden” and “Devils Ridge AZ.” Honorable mention to Isabella Till for “Daily.”
- President’s Choice — Sandy Foley with “Reflections.”
- People’s Choice — Andrew Blackburn with “Maple, Kyoto Imperial Palace.”
- Rotarian’s Choice — Tammy Delude for “Moored.”
- Chairman’s Choice — Kristin Smith for “Striking.”
Next year’s show will take place Aug. 2-4.
The winner of $985.50 in the 50/50 was Jeff Lenard, who ran the vendor booth for New York Sash.