Congratulations go to Lee and Terri Garner! Terri Garner's LPA Newsletter, Desert Exposure won an Honorable Mention in this year's PSA Newsletter Contest. Terri became the editor last year. She works full time, is the LPA Treasurer, and earned her first acceptance in the S4 International Exhibition in Photojournalism. The LPA Website also won an Honorable Mention in this year's PSA Website Contest. Lee is not only the Webmaster, but a board member for S4C. Lee was very active in the S4C International Exhibition this year.
Helen Henry recently found out that she won the PSA EID Creative Competition Session 2 Best of Show. Her Image "A Bleeding Heart Vortex" won the the Medal, and her "Three Puzzled Masks" won an Honorable Mention.
LPA had quite a few members competing in the 2012 S4C 47th PSA International Exhibition of Photography that was held July 21, 2012. Some of the members receiving acceptances were Bonnie Matthews, Scott Shackelford, Pat Ware, Dale Ware, Tina Crowe, Diana Edgel, Terri Garner, David Wilkins, Holly Peskin, and Nan Carder. Dale Ware was the Chairperson in charge of the Photojournalism Section competition. LPA members that assisted him were the following: Pat Ware, Doug Wade, Wayne Staley, David Wilkins, and Tina Crowe. Quite a few of our members received Honorable Mentions also. These acceptances will count towards earning Divisional Stars.