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A Community-Wide Photo Happening - Closes June 3rd
set during Vermont Open Studio Weekend - we're an official site!
Slam Results are posted below
Join us
on June 3rd 3-4 PM for an informal closing reception where exhibitors can talk about their work, pick up and swap prints.  {sharethis}

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This year's Photo Slam receptionAt the 2012 Photo Slam we tallied 319 votes from about 106 ballots. Votes were spread very evenly confirming the good quality of the work and difficulty folks had choosing their favorites. And the results are:

  • 1st Place: morning rays by Trine Wilson from Westford, VT with 19 votes;
  • 2nd Place: Fierce Play on Ice by Djorn Crown from St. George, VT with 11 votes;
  • 3rd Place:Times Square Rain by Bruce St.Amour from Burlington, VT and Winter Stump by Quinn Keating from W. Bolton, VT Both with 9 votes. 

Slammers submitted up to five images, and we selected at least one for display  during a three week exhibition complete with an artists' reception at the Darkroom Gallery here at the Five Corners in Essex Junction, VT during Vermont Open Studio Weekend.

Three members of our local photography group, Art-in-Photography, selected at least one for a total of 132 images.

At the opening reception (party) on Vermont Open Studio weekend. We'll award audience selected 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize.s We'll have a cache of door prizes from Photo Garden, FX Photo Studio,Jon's Darkrooom, Sam's Scoop Shop and the Darkroom Gallery. We'll also be celebrating our two year anniversary. We'll have refreshments and if last year is any guide it will be a BLAST!. Pass the word to all your photographer friends.

We'll also have a closing reception where photographers can talk about their work, swap and pick up their prints.

Vermont Open Studio WeekendVermont Spring Open Studio Weekend is a statewide celebration of the visual arts and the creative process in which Vermont artists and craftspeople invite the public to visit them in their studios. The Vermont Crafts Council launched Open Studio Weekend in 1993 as a way to increase the visibility of artists and craftspeople in Vermont. The event's goal is to foster an appreciation for the creative process and the role that artists and craftspeople play in the vitality of Vermont's communities. Exhibit Calendar (subject to change)

Prizes Provided By

This is a Photo Slam! So at the opening reception there will be voting for a first, second and third prize winner with prizes provided by  Photo Garden, FX Photo Studio,Jon's Darkrooom and the Darkroom Gallery

Photographers can also offer their work for sale and set their own prices and retain all rights to their photographs.

Submissions Close 25-Apr Midnight EST
Selections Announced
by 30-Apr-12
Check-in Due
7-May-12
Exhibit Opens
17-May-12
Opening Reception
26-May-12
Closing Reception
3-June-12 3-4PM
Exhibit Closes
3-June-12

Credit for a great idea goes to:


morning rays
People's Choice
Trine Wilson
Westford, VT USA
Fierce Play on Ice
People's Choice
Djorn Crown
St. George, VT USA
Times Square Rain
People's Choice
Bruce St.Amour
burlington, VT USA

Winter stump
People's Choice
Quinn Keating
West Bolton, VT USA
Breadloaf Mountain
Aaron Kelly
Middlebury, VT USA
Looking Up at Snow-Laden Trees
Aaron Kelly
Middlebury, VT USA

HANGING IN NYC
Alan Hugh Chandler
Burlington, VT USA
LION IN THE CITY
Alan Hugh Chandler
Burlington, VT USA
Purr-fect Sunday
Alicia Prime
Vergennes, Vt USA

Bench pressing
Alicia Prime
Vergennes, Vt USA
Tiger Lily Against the Sky
Alyx Lyons
Burlington, VT USA
Irene, 8 Months Later
Alyx Lyons
Burlington, VT USA

Watchful
Alyx Lyons
Burlington, VT USA
The Fire
Amanda Kolifrath
South Burlington, VT USA
Kiki and Paco
Amanda Kolifrath
South Burlington, VT USA

Lake Shores
Bill Kneen
Richmond, VT USA
Lobster Crate Racer
Billie Hall
Jericho, VT USA
Hide and Seek
Billie Hall
Jericho, VT USA

Skyscraper
Bruce St.Amour
burlington, VT USA

camille clark
winooski, vT USA
After The Storm
Catherine Chamberlain
Colchester, VT USA

Lace in the Sand
Charley Thompson
Colchester, VT USA
Marsh Marigold
Charley Thompson
Colchester, VT USA
White Single
Claire Payne
S. Burlington, VT USA

Salmon
Claire Payne
S. Burlington, VT USA
It Takes Two
claudia stoeffler
Burlington, VT USA
Mt. Mansfield Ladies
SOLD
Cyndy Allen
Jeffersonville, VT USA

Snow Geese
Cyndy Allen
Jeffersonville, VT USA
rhapsody
cynthia e. frantz
burlington, VT USA
in a major chord
cynthia e. frantz
burlington, VT USA

Sampson
David Punia
Bolton, VT USA
Phalaenopsis Orchid
David Punia
Bolton, VT USA
Contemplation
Dok Wright
Burlington, VT USA

Laguna Madre Sunset
Dok Wright
Burlington, VT USA
Crow
Doug Rooney
Ferrisburgh, VT USA
Nectar's
Elizabeth Greeno
Burlington, VT USA

Mirror 2012
Elizabeth Greeno
Burlington, VT USA
Reflection
Eric Johnson
Westford, VT USA
A Bend in the Road
Eric Johnson
Westford, VT USA

Cabbage
Erica Brown
Burlington, VT USA
Ethan Allen Homestead Rainbow
Erica Brown
Burlington, VT USA
Champlain Kayaker
Erica Brown
Burlington, VT USA


Esther Fiore
Essex Junction, VT USA
Autumn Ambience
Esther Fiore
Essex Junction, VT USA
Magic Hour
Gary Tobler
Colchester, VT USA

Winter Mists
Gerry Davis
Williston, VT USA
New Bridge at Crown Point
Gerry Davis
Williston, VT USA
Green Corn Moon
Gerry Davis
Williston, VT USA

Westport, NY Barn
Glenn Estus
Westport, NY USA
HELP! I'VE FALLEN
Glenn Estus
Westport, NY USA
Monet's Vermont Garden
Glenn Fay, Jr.
Burlington, VT USA

Spirit Playground
Glenn Fay, Jr.
Burlington, VT USA
Basketball
Greg Brand
Underhill, VT USA
La Fortaleza
Hannah Shepard
Essex, USA

Untitled
Hannah Shepard
Essex, USA
Kingdom Dam Quicksilver
Heather A.Graves
Crown Point, N.Y USA
Fire In The Sky
Heather A.Graves
Crown Point, N.Y USA

I See You Too!
Heather A.Graves
Crown Point, N.Y USA
American Robin in Winter
Jane Ogilvie
East Middlebury, VT USA
Zack and Ezra
Jerry Weisman
Orlando, FL USA

Buzzing Buddy
Jerry Weisman
Orlando, FL USA
Lake View
Jessica Remmey
Grand Isle, VT USA
Barn and Blue Sky
Jessica Remmey
Grand Isle, VT USA

Lake Seymour At Dusk
Jim Deshler
Burlington, VT USA
Hot Summer Day
Jim Deshler
Burlington, VT USA
Old Red Mill During the 2011 Flood
Jim Yolda
North Hero, VT USA

Rainbow Over the Gut
Jim Yolda
North Hero, VT USA
Yellow Sunset
John Alden
Essex Jct., VT USA
Sandbar on Fire
John Alden
Essex Jct., VT USA

Pinhole Photo- Abandoned Kansas Bank
John Hagman
Hinesburg, VT USA
Pinhole Photo- Duck Brook Dreamworld (Bolton Gap)
John Hagman
Hinesburg, VT USA
Ivy
Josh Arneson
West Bolton, VT USA

Lights
Josh Arneson
West Bolton, VT USA
Fern
Josh Arneson
West Bolton, VT USA
As I Wait
Katy Trahan
Essex Jct., VT USA

The Girl in the Red Jacket
Katy Trahan
Essex Jct., VT USA
Locked For Life
Katy Trahan
Essex Jct., VT USA
Settlers' House
Kristi J. Fogtman
Essex Jct., VT USA

Fall
Kristi J. Fogtman
Essex Jct., VT USA
Angel Shadow
Kristi J. Fogtman
Essex Jct., VT USA
Waiting to Play; Rio
Kristin Mitchell
Middlebury, VT USA

Goshen Town Hall
Kristin Mitchell
Middlebury, VT USA
Strength
Kyung-Ah Lee
Essex Junction, VT USA
Lady At Sunset
Kyung-Ah Lee
Essex Junction, VT USA

Photography Bliss
Laina Johnson
Burlington, VT USA
He's Nothing Without His Sword
Lauren Goodnow
Essex, VT USA
Mane's Eyes
LJ Spring
Essex Jct., VT USA

Starksboro Stray
LJ Spring
Essex Jct., VT USA
Pienza Street Scene
Lou Borie
Richmond, VT USA
Huntington River Valley, Fall
Lou Borie
Richmond, VT USA

Butchart Gardens 2
Marie Eddy
Hinesburg, VT USA
Butchart Gardens 1
Marie Eddy
Hinesburg, VT USA
Garden Perch
Patricia M. Davis
Middlebury, VT USA

Friends
Patricia M. Davis
Middlebury, VT USA
Megan
Paul Dandurand
South Burlington, VT USA
ugly pretty
Paula L. Bradley
Grand Isle, VT USA

reflections
Paula L. Bradley
Grand Isle, VT USA
Evening Solitude
Paulette Malaney
Colchester, VT USA
View from Patti's Porch
Paulette Malaney
Colchester, VT USA

Eye of the Needle
Paulette Malaney
Colchester, VT USA
Mirrored Trees
Peggy Reynolds
Essex Jct., VT USA
Chrysler Building Reflected
Peggy Reynolds
Essex Jct., VT USA

Woodland Path 3
Peggy Reynolds
Essex Jct., VT USA
Ice Canoe Racing at Quebec City Winter Carnival
Penelope Clute
Plattsburgh, NY USA
Kayaks
Penelope Clute
Plattsburgh, NY USA

Blue Butterflies
Penelope Clute
Plattsburgh, NY USA
Father and son
Quinn Keating
West Bolton, VT USA
Barne Glacier
Rob Ricketson
West Bolton, VT USA

Nacreous Clouds
Rob Ricketson
West Bolton, VT USA
Tree Blossom
Robert Ready
Colchester, VT USA
I'm on your side when times get rough, and friends just can't be found
Roni Darragh
Bristol, VT USA

It's a Light and Tumble Journey
Roni Darragh
Bristol, VT USA
Forth of July bird in the sky
Samantha Jo
Essex Jct., VT USA
Early Morning Web
Samantha Jo
Essex Jct., VT USA

Mickey
Samantha Jo
Essex Jct., VT USA
Bug
sarah cote
alburg, vt USA
Pieta
sarah cote
alburg, vt USA

Flor ave del Paraíso, Medellín (Colombia)
Sophie
Shelburne, VT USA
Cortelazor, Andalucía (España)
Sophie
Shelburne, VT USA
Up The Oak
Stephano B.
Essex Jct., VT USA

Burlington Corners
Stephano B.
Essex Jct., VT USA
Meditation
Susan Graves
Crown Point, N.Y USA
The Stare
Susan Graves
Crown Point, N.Y USA

Bartho
Susan Robinson
Underhill Center, VT USA
Ice Angel
Susan Robinson
Underhill Center, VT USA
Sap Boiling Time
Susan Robinson
Underhill Center, VT USA

Taking a Break
Suzanne Grocki
South Burlington, VT USA
Music Man
Suzanne Grocki
South Burlington, VT USA
untitled
Timothy Gottshall (Timo E)
Essex Junction, VT USA

untitled
Timothy Gottshall (Timo E)
Essex Junction, VT USA
Woodland Nip
Tracy Frechette
Jericho, VT USA
Early Dew Drops
Tracy Frechette
Jericho, VT USA

Towns in the Lake Champlain Valley
If your town is not listed and you border Lake Champlain, Don't sweat it - just enter

Vermont:

Addison

Alburg

Benson

Bolton

Bolton Valley

Bridport

Brookside

Burlington

Buels Gore

Charlotte

Colchester

East Charlotte

Essex

Essex Junction

Essex Junction

Fairfax

Ferrisburg

Georgia

Grand Isle

Hanksville

Highgate

Hinesburg

Huntington

Isle La Motte

Jericho

Malletts Bay

Middlebury

Milton

Monkton

North Ferrisburgh

North Hero

Panton

Richmond

Shelburne

Shoram

South Burlington

South Hero

South Hinesburg

St. Albans

St. George

Swanton

Underhill
Vergennes

Waterbury

West Bolton

Westford

Williston

Winooski

 

New York:

Ausable

Champlain

Ticonderoga

Essex

Crown Point

Coopersville

Port Henry

Westport

Willsboro

Port Kent

Peru

Plattsburgh

Rouses Point

White Hall

Canada:

Philipsburg

St. Armand

Venise

Noyan

 

 

 

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Darkroom Gallery
12 Main St.
Essex Jct., VT 05452
(802) 777-FOTO

You can offer your prints for sale, you will be able to specify a price after selection notificaiton.

By entering this exhibit you grant Darkroom Gallery the right to use your selected image(s) to promote this exhibit on-line and in printed material and that's all!

The Darkroom Gallery helps photographers gain exposure by providing opportunities to have their work evaluated by a qualified juror for display in our Vermont gallery with very little expense or hassle. For our regular juried exhibits, all selected entries are included in a full color exhibit catalog. Juror's Choice receives a 20x35" vinyl exhibit banner featuring their image. We offer free matting and framing of accepted entries for the duration of each of our regular exhibitions, subject to standard sizes. Photographers set their own prices if they wish to sell their work and retain all rights to their photographs.

 

 

Credit for a great idea goes to
PHOTOSTOP Gallery

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