Awards

Honorable Mention (2018) – Kenan Center, Lockport, NY
Awarded with ‘Honorable Mention’ at the Kenan Center’s Biennial Niagara Frontier Art Exhibit (NFAE) for “Spirit of Ice”

Best Photography Award (2017) – Allentown Art Festival, Buffalo, NY
Awarded 2nd Place for “Best Photography” as an Allentown Art Festival exhibitor for “Winter in Delaware Park”

Honorable Mention (2017) – Monochrome, London, UK
Awarded Honorable Mention in the “Wildlife” professional category for “Lion King”

Honorable Mention (2016) – Monovisions, London, UK
Awarded Honorable Mention in competitive International photography contest for “Lion King”

Contest Finalist (2016) – www.viewbug.com
Recognized as Contest Finalist in ‘The Ocean And The Clouds’ Photo Contest for “Pier of Paradise,” a wide-angle landscape shot off the coast of Mexico

‘Achievement in Contrast’ Award (2016) – www.viewbug.com
Awarded ‘Achievement in Contrast’ Award for “Lion King”

Editor’s ‘Featured Selection Award (2016) – www.viewbug.com
Awarded ‘Featured Selection’ Award for “Lion King”

Contest Finalist (2015) – www.viewbug.com
Recognized as Contest Finalist in ‘High Speed Photography Photo’ Contest for ‘Tiger Power’, a close-up of a Siberian Tiger at the Buffalo Zoo

Contest Finalist (2015) – www.viewbug.com
Recognized as Contest Finalist in “Animals are Beautiful” Photo Contest for “Lion King”(2)

Contest Finalist (2015) – www.viewbug.com
Recognized as Contest Finalist in ‘Experimental Overexposure’ Photo Contest for ‘Across the Frozen Falls’, a landscape shot of Niagara Falls just after the Blizzard of 2014

‘Achievement in Contrast’ Award (2014) – www.viewbug.com
Awarded ‘Achievement in Contrast’ Award for “Lion King”

Defenders of Wildlife (2013) – www.defenders.org
Official selection of ‘Gaze of the Grey Wolf’ photo for a petition campaign to protect and save wolves, which was sent nationally to all members and appeared on multiple Facebook posts as well as the organization’s home page

M/V Galapagos Legend Ship-wide Photo Contest (2013) – Galapagos Islands
Awarded for 1st place for Wildlife Photography

Cover Prize Recognition (2011) – Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, Lackawanna, NY
Cover prize winner for Spring Newsletter for the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens