Barrie, Ontario, Canada, March 04, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Photography Corner (www.PhotographyCorner.com) has announced that Scott Hansen, a former Combat Photographer for the United States Marine Corps, is the winner of the March 2010 Photograph of the Month contest. The winning photo was chosen by site members from a total of fifteen nominated photographs with over 28% of the votes.
Scott Hansen won the latest photograph of the month contest with a photo titled “Old Sheldon Church Ruins.” The winning photo was taken in Northern Beaufort County in South Carolina of an old church off Old Sheldon Church Road. This was the first Photograph of the Month award received by Scott. For winning the PhotographyCorner.com March 2010 Photograph of the Month, Scott was awarded a Lifetime, Level I Premiere Membership provided by the New York Institute of Photography.
Photograph of the Month contests at www.PhotographyCorner.com are held in the community’s forum, where site members are able to post their photos for consideration. Each month, photographs are nominated by community leaders and are voted on by the Photography Corner community. PhotographyCorner.com began holding Photograph of the Month contests in April 2004.
PhotographyCorner.com is a leading portal for photographers, which includes member-written articles, tutorials, forums, a photography directory and projects. The site runs a Photograph of the Year contest, monthly Photograph of the Month contests and numerous Contest Corner Challenges per year, as well as providing an area of the site for photographers to receive constructive criticism of their work in the Critiques Corner. As a further resource to photographers, PhotographyCorner.com provides photography news, camera reviews, and information on photography contests and events throughout the world. PhotographyCorner.com was launched in March 2004.
About the New York Institute of Photography
The New York Institute of Photography is the world’s largest and oldest photography school. Established in 1910, NYIP has grown to become the premier provider of photography training, educating more than 20,000 students in the US and around the world at any given time. NYIP offers 3 home-study courses designed to teach you everything you need to know about photography from the comfort of your own home.
For more information, please visit www.PhotographyCorner.com. Tim L. Walker can be reached at 705.321.9542 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to answer any questions.