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PCQC Members’ Challenge: Dominant Color

The Photo Club of Quail Creek continued with its quarterly members’ challenge with the second quarter having the topic of “Dominant Color.” Each club member could enter up to three photos taken during the quarter. This subject was a popular one for the members and drew 38 colorful entries. All of the photos can be…

PCQC Photo Contest: Seasons

Deb Nesbitt The Photo Club of Quail Creek (PCQC) November photo contest focused on “Seasons.” Eligible photos were taken within the last three years with only minimal post-processing allowed. Congrats, Monte Hudson, for a first-place photo entitled Summer Blossom. In the spirit of participating in the monthly photo contest, Monte submitted a photo that gave…

July 2021 PCQC Photo Contest: Trees

Deb Nesbitt The Photo Club of Quail Creek (PCQC) July photo contest focused on trees. Eligible photos were taken within the last three years with only minimal post-processing allowed. Tom Cadwalader took first place with The Day was a Blur. Tom shared this story. “Sometimes it’s better to be lucky than good. I have tried this…

PCQC Photo Contest: Animals

Deb Nesbitt The Photo Club of Quail Creek (PCQC) held the April photo contest, with animals as the theme. Eligible photos were taken within the last three years, with only minimal post processing allowed. Congratulations to Larry Hudson for his first place Sahuarita Flyby birds in flight photo. “My wife and I like to walk around Sahuarita…

PCQC Photo Contest: Trees

Jim Burkstrand The Photo Club of Quail Creek continued with its monthly member’s contest, with November having the topic of: Trees. Each club member could enter up to three photos taken in the last three years. This subject was a popular one for the members and drew 38 entries. All of the photos can be…

PCQC Monthly Contest: Funny

1st place, entry 13, Shari Rogers’ “Mr Ed and Friends”

Jim Burkstrand The Photo Club of Quail Creek continued with its monthly member’s contest, with June having the topic of Funny. Each club member could enter up to three photos taken in the last three years. This subject was a difficult one for the members and drew 21 entries. All of the photos can be…

PCQC Quarterly Challenge: Nature

1st place, entry 30, Monte Hudson’s “Bobcat at Fountain”

Jim Burkstrand The Photo Club of Quail Creek just completed its sixth quarterly photo challenge which had a theme of nature. Each club member could enter up to three photos which had to be taken within the calendar quarter, and the photographer/artist could post process the photo in any way, including using Photoshop filters and manipulation.…

PCQC 2019 Quarterly Challenge – Free Study

Jim Burkstrand The Photo Club of Quail Creek just completed its fifth quarterly photo challenge which had a theme of Free Study. Each club member could enter up to three photos which had to be taken within the calendar quarter. And the photographer/artist could post process the photo in any way, including using Photoshop filters…

Correction to PCQC July photo contest

Larry Phillips’ First Place image, South Arch Landscape

Robert Thoresen Larry Phillips’ image, South Arch Landscape, was posted as the second place entry in the PCQC July 2016 Photo Contest reported (Theme: Bridging the Gap), in the September 2016 Quail Creek Crossing. In reality, Larry placed first. This is the South Window of the North and South Window Arches in Arches National Park…

Dramatic Skies

Robert Thoresen There were a few common denominators in February’s PCQC Photo Contest. The top finishers took advantage of southern Arizona’s summer monsoon season and all the photographs were taken in Quail Creek. Club President Jeff Krueger took the top honor with his image The Electric Sky. Since Jeff and Sharon came to Quail Creek…