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Photo Named “Judge’s Choice” from almost 400 Images

November 7, 2020 — Today was the 2020 TOPS IN CONNECTICUT Photo Competition, an event happening only every two years sponsored by the Connecticut Association of Photographers (CAP). My image, Looking Back, was chosen as one of the three Judge’s Choice Awards. There were 392 entries by 84 Connecticut photographers.Judges were highly respected photographers from …

Small Stones Festival of the Arts gallery

Tune In to Online Photo & Art Presentation and Awards

September 22, 2020 — This year’s 2020 Small Stones Festival of the Arts is taking the show online so everyone can safely enjoy all the beautiful photography and art work. Although nothing can compare to hundreds of creative artists in Grafton’s grand hall, it’s exciting to be online because the festival will have plenty of …

Accepted Entries for 2020 Small Stones Festival of the Arts

2020 Small Stones Festival of the Arts Accepts Three Images

September 19, 2020 — Three images I submitted to the 2020 Small Stones Festival of the Arts were selected by a panel of three fine art photography judges to be published in their hardcover catalog. Only 29% of the 500 submissions were accepted for publication. These images will also be exhibited and judged for the …

Comet Neowise photo appears in local newspapers and social media

July 23, 2020 — Capturing the Comet Neowise was truly a once-in-a-lifetime moment. The plan was to drive to an area of the state without too much distracting light to improve our chances to catch the comet. After several hours, we were rewarded when a distant, streak of white appeared in the distance. You could …

PSA The Photo Traveler Magazine front cover, and article by Colleen B. Reilly. 2020 Summer

“Shoreline Zen” Appears in PSA Photo Traveler

Summer 2020 — Founded in 1934, the Photographic Society of America (PSA) is a worldwide organization for those interested in photography. Its members in over 80 countries include casual shutterbugs, serious amateurs, and professional photographers. The Photo Traveler is a quarterly publication dedicated to the interests and education of travel photography and showcasing the images …

3 Amish children going to Sunday services look out of back window of buggy

“Looking Back” Accepted into OSI International Exhibition

May 4, 2020 — Photographers from around the world were invited to submit digital images to the 2020 Ocean State International (OSI) Exhibition of Photography, a juried show sanctioned by the Photographic Society of America (PSA). They received over 1,000 images from 256 photographers from 20 states and 25 countries. Only 30% of entries were …

PSA The Photo Traveler Magazine front cover, and article by Colleen B. Reilly. 2020 Spring

“Flattop Mountain Sunset” Appears in PSA Photo Traveler

March, 2020 — Founded in 1934, the Photographic Society of America (PSA) is a worldwide organization for those interested in photography. Its members in over 80 countries include casual shutterbugs, serious amateurs, and professional photographers. The Photo Traveler is a quarterly publication dedicated to the interests and education of travel photography and showcasing the images and …

Three Amish children in Lancaster, Pennsylvania looking out the back window of their family's buggy going to Sunday services

“Looking Back” Wins Ribbon at NECCC Interclub Competition

February 8, 2020 — The New England Camera Club Council (NECCC) is a nonprofit umbrella group for more than 70 camera clubs in the New England states – Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont.  It is also a member of the Photographic Society of America (PSA). The Council was established in 1937 and …

Colleen B. Reilly with her photograph at 2019 Small Stones Festival of the Arts

Artists’ Reception

Grafton, MA, November 9, 2019 — I’m standing in front of my photo entry, The Miracle of Resurrection Bay. What you can’t see is the over 160 photographers and artists who gathered last evening, Friday, November 8, 2019, for a VIP Artists’ Reception for the Small Stones Festival of the Arts in Grafton, MA. It …

PSA The Photo Traveler Magazine front cover, and article by Colleen B. Reilly. 2019 Fall

“The Miracle of Resurrection Bay” Appears in PSA Photo Traveler

September, 2019 — Founded in 1934, the Photographic Society of America (PSA) is a worldwide organization for those interested in photography. Its members in over 80 countries include casual shutterbugs, serious amateurs, and professional photographers. The Photo Traveler is a quarterly publication dedicated to the interests and education of travel photography and showcasing the images …

Two framed submissions on wall for photo exhibit, "New Views of Gilbertville"

“Interior Design” Wins Ribbon at New Views of Gilbertville Photo Exhibit

Gilbertville, MA, April 14, 2019 — I submitted two images of the Hardwick Covered Bridge for the juried “New Views of Gilbertville” 2019 Photography Exhibit which was created by the local Historical Society to encourage people take a deeper look at the historic village and to preserve its heritage. There were 30 photographers with 53 …