MIPE 2011 Winners

81 AWESOME IMAGES
44 AMAZING PHOTOGRAPHERS

The 2nd Annual Mid-Island Photo Expo (MIPE 2011) was open to all photographers residing on Vancouver Island and the surrounding Gulf Islands. There were two categories: Colour and Black & White. The competition judges decided three winning images in each category, plus a Best in Show winner. There was also a People’s Choice award determined by voting at the Opening Gala on November 5. The exhibition runs until November 30 at the Ladysmith Waterfront Art Gallery.

Best In Show & Peoples’ Choice Winner

Best In Show, People's Choice: Alone Again - Norma Lupton (Nanaimo)

Best In Show, People’s Choice: Alone Again – Norma Lupton (Nanaimo)

 Colour Category Winners

First Prize (Colour): Pitt River Autumn Morning - Jerrett Gerke (Lantzville)

First Prize (Colour): Pitt River Autumn Morning – Jerrett Gerke (Lantzville)

Second Prize (Colour): Nanaimo At Dusk - Todd Ross (Nanaimo)

Second Prize (Colour): Nanaimo At Dusk – Todd Ross (Nanaimo)

Third Prize (Colour): Fire Rain Maker - Robb McCaghren (Nanaimo)

Third Prize (Colour): Fire Rain Maker – Robb McCaghren (Nanaimo)

Black & White Category Winners

First Place (B&W): Lake Tana Boatman - Norma Lupton (Nanaimo)

First Place (B&W): Lake Tana Boatman – Norma Lupton (Nanaimo)

Second Prize (B&W): Cones & Cornflowers - Norma Lupton (Nanaimo)

Second Prize (B&W): Cones & Cornflowers – Norma Lupton (Nanaimo)

Third Prize (B&W): Behind The Mirror - Doug Gilbert (Metchosin)

Third Prize (B&W): Behind The Mirror – Doug Gilbert (Metchosin)