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World Cup of Photography Photo Contest Winners

April 25, 2013

 
Photo Video West, the West Coast’s largest educational photo and video show, is proud to announce winners for the World Cup of Photography photo contest The contest ran from January 15 – March 31, 2013 and received 320 photo submissions worldwide in the amateur and professional divisions, said Ken Loyst.
 
“We are blown away by the results of this year’s World Cup of Photography photo contest,” added Loyst.  “It was difficult to choose winners from each category when we received so many outstanding submissions from talented photographers across the globe.  Congratulations to the top three category and grand prize winners.  Their photographs speak volumes about their hard work and dedication to the craft.”
 
Photographers competed in 18 categories in the amateur and professional divisions, including children, portrait, wedding, wildlife, landscape, still life, artistic, silhouette, and underwater.  Over 56 winners were selected, including 18 first place category winners, 18 second place category winners, 18 third place category winners, and two grand prize winners.
 
The grand prize and first place category winners are as follows:
 
GRAND PRIZE

Amateur: Rain Boy by Goran Jovic

Professional: Musician – Zach Rudulph by In-House Photographer Austin Trigg of Carvin Guitars and Pro Audio in Poway, CA
 

1st Place Professional – Alicia by Tim Arroyo

 

1st Place Amateur – Snowy Day On The Walnut Street Bridge by Diane Peresie

 

1st Place Professional – Max Vs Pumpkin by Ellie Blomgren

 

1st Place Amateur – Smile, Please….? by Jermaine Massey

 

1st Place Professional – The Golden Age by Craig Bill

 

1st Place Amateur – Night Wave by Brian Baril

 

1st Place Professional – Musician by Austin Trigg

 

1st Place Amateur – Rain Boy by Goran Jovic

 

1st Place Professional – No Left Turn by Frank Schaefer

 

1st Place Amateur – Silhouette Of Heart by Daria Cherednikova

 

1st Place Professional – Ice Formation by Alex St. Jean

 

1st Place Amateur – Bountiful Harvest by Theresa Hood

 

1st Place Professional – Sirens by Brenda Stumpf

 

1st Place Amateur – Pink Swan by Jeremy Hochhalter

 

1st Place Professional – The Moment Before The Kiss by Jeong Yi

 

1st Place Amateur – First Day by Renabette San Antonio

 

1st Place Professional – A Good Catch by Bence Mate

 

1st Place Amateur – African Sunset by Noah Spencer