1st Place - Outstanding Achievement
"Half Moon over The Cockscomb, Arizona"
The moon flirts with fast moving clouds and iconic Arizona spires.
Biography: Sedona artist Jim Peterson has a passion for rich, superbly detailed images of the natural world. He articulates his personal vision through a blend of classic photographic methods and state-of-the-art digital techniques. He hopes to help preserve our natural legacy by fostering wider appreciation of the intricate beauty in the fragile world that surrounds us. Jim's work includes small, intimate portraits of wild beings as well as majestic, room-sized landscapes & panoramas, plus the occasional abstract or experimental composition. He accepts commissions for unique, one-of-a-kind creations.