Joyce P. Lopez
2nd Place - Merit of Excellence
"Male Female Cedar Waxwings"
The Trouble With Birds, Environmental change is affecting migratory birds. Birds also succumb to accidents, scarcity of food, disease, etc. These birds are warning us about our impact on the environ
Biography: Selected exhibitions include the Martha Schneider Gallery in Chicago, the Chicago Project-Catherine Edelman Gallery, Fotoweek DC, The Julia Margaret Cameron International exhibition in Buenos Aires, AR, Malaga, Spain; China, and Latvia, etc. She has received a number of awards including The Black & White Spider Awards, The Julia Margaret Cameron awards, Photography Masters Cup International, International Photography Awards, Color Awards,and her work has appeared in numerous publications. She also received a Ragdale Residency Award and is in various collections.