2013 Winter Photo Contest Adult Winners...

Thursday, March 14, 2013 by

We were delighted with the great turnout for the 2013 Winter Photo Contest. Despite weather that belied a typical deep, snowy winter, the photos that we did receive were amongst the best we’ve seen, and so many of them were wonderful depictions of Klehm in winter. We’re pleased to announce the winners here, plus a full gallery of all the winners and honorable mentions: 1st Place: Wendy Guler / Snowflake 2nd Place: Katherine Moore / Snowy Woods 3rd Place: Jill Boloski / Sunny & Snowy Klehm Path 4th Place: Wendy Guler / Green Leaf In Winter     View all the winners and honorable mentions here.   Please join us for 2013 Winter Photo Contest Awards...

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Winter Photo Contest

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by

Winter 2013: Amateur Photography Contest Contest: December 2012 – February 2013 Submission Deadline: March 1, 2013 Get out this winter and take great pictures at Klehm.  Participate in our winter digital photography contest.  The contest runs from December 1, 2012 to February 28, 2013.  Winners will be announced March 13, 2013 and an award ceremony will be held March 23, 2013.   The Whole Family Can Participate: ·         Adult Competition:  Open to any amateur photographer 15 and older. ·         Children’s Competition: Open to any child 14 and younger.   Photographers of all ages are invited to capture snowy landscapes, wildlife and plants in their winter form. This contest does not have separate categories. The goal of the competition is capture the spirit of the season at Klehm, so choose your favorite way to capture winter (up...

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Guided Winter Photo Walk

Saturday, January 19, 2013 by

Saturday, January 19, 2013 Walk Begins at 12:00pm Take part in our Winter Photography Contest. Get an edge on the competition and enhance your skills while touring the arboretum. Members from the Rockford Photography Club will host a guided photography walk. Join them as they offer advice on techniques and answer questions from attendees. Kids are also encouraged to participate in the walk and send their photos into our winter competition. During and after the walk guests can warm up in the Visitors Center Gallery with hot coco or coffee.  No registration required. Cost: Included with regular admission.  Free to Klehm members. 2013 Winter: Amateur Photography Contest About the Rockford Photography Club Whether you are just beginning in photography, or are an advanced amateur, or a professional, you are welcome at the Rockford Photo Club....

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Summer Photo Contest Winners

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Summer 2012: Amateur Photography Contest.  The winner have been selected.  Don’t forget our award ceremony is this Sunday at noon, and everyone is invited.   Summer 2012 Winners   Nature Close-Up First Place – Wendy Guler, Nature Close-up 2 Second Place – Jessica Throgmartin, Nature Close-up 1 Honorable Mention – Elizabeth Zibas, Nature Close-up 2    Life at Klehm First Place – Tom Lamb, Life at Klehm 1 Second Place – Nancy Hatten, Life at Klehm 2 Honorable Mention – Troy Volanti, Life at Klehm 2   Arboretum Trees & Paths First Place – Duane Lego, Arboretum Trees & Paths 1 Second Place – Troy Volanti, Arboretum Trees & Paths 1 Honorable Mention – Diane Lamb, Arboretum Trees & Paths 2   Gardens First Place – Michael Cieslak, Gardens 1 Second Place – Millicent Fleer, Gardens...

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Fall Leaves, Spring Colors by Hans Rupert...

Saturday, March 5, 2011 by

Photographer Hans Rupert produced this image in the fall of 1988 on a Hasselblad CM, 100mm f/3.5 Planar CF T* lens, Kodachrome 64 Professional film at an exposure of 1/50s @...

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