At the end of each calendar year, Fresno Camera Club holds an Annual Awards Luncheon at a designated location for members, family and friends. Winners of the year-end digital images and prints competitions receive plaques and other awards.


High Points – Year end awards will be given to those members who have accumulated the most points in competitions throughout the current calendar year. 


Awards will be given for:

High Points for Color Prints (First, Second and Third Place)

High Points for Monochrome Prints (First, Second and Third Place)

High Points for Digital Images (First, Second and Third Place)


Best of the Year - Year end awards will also be given to the best previously entered images in competition during the current calendar year for:

Best Color Print

Best Monochrome Print

Best Digital Image


       A member may enter up to:

Four (4) previously entered Color Prints

Four (4) previously entered Monochrome Prints

Bring Print entries to the Luncheon, labels must be on the back and no forms needed.

Four (4) previously entered Digital Images

Deadline to send Digital Images to the FCC Digital Chairman is one week before the luncheon.


Trophy Awards - Year end trophy awards will be given for:

Elmer Lew Memorial Award for Best Portrait.

S. Louise Stull Memorial Award for Best Flora

Hanna Barsam Memorial Award for Best Architecture.

Fresno Camera Club Award for Best Wildlife

Fresno Camera Club Award for Best Scenic.

Fresno Camera Club Revolving Trophy for Best Pet.


A member may enter one (1) Print for each of the above listed “Trophy” categories. The print may be new or previously entered from any monthly club competitions. Entries from past Trophy Awards are not eligible regardless of category. If the print is new, it still can be entered in a future monthly club competition.


President’s Award – This is an optional award made by the President at his/her discretion.