FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
3/22/2011 Photographer Neil R. Shapiro of Niskayuna, NY, has won Second Place for February in the prestigious photography contest sponsored by BetterPhoto.com, the site's founder, Jim Miotke, announced Tuesday.
More than 15600 entries were submitted to the online photography contest, which attracted contestants from around the world and featured 10 separate categories.
Shapiro's stunning image, "Into the Light", garnered top honors after being submitted in the Catch-All category.
All of the winning images can be viewed at BetterPhoto.com's contest page: http://www.betterphoto.com/contest/winners/1102.asp
The contest is conducted each month. Categories include Nature and Landscapes, Animals, People, Elements of Design, Digital Darkroom, Travel and Place, Flowers, Details and Macro, Catch-All, and Monthly Theme. Judging is performed by a panel of professional photographers.
Neil's photographs can be viewed at:...