Jessica MacNeill and Audra Carrier awarded for photography
Cavendish photographers Jessica MacNeill and Audra Carrier of Grandpa’s Antique Photo studio were recognized at the 2018 Antique and Amusement Photographers International Photo Contest held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Grandpa’s Antique Photo Studio received a total of eighteen awards.
MacNeill earned thirteen ribbons including the three first-place ribbons for her Boudoir Portrait, Portrait of Two Persons and Portrait of a Pet. She also received two Technical Excellence Awards for her boudoir portrait and her portrait of a woman. The Technical Excellence Award is only given to a select few photographs by the AAPI Photography Committee. It is based on print quality, creativity, style, composition, presentation, balance, lighting, and technique. Carrier received a total of five ribbons including a second-place ribbon of her self-portrait.
Grandpa’s Antique Photo Studio which is located at 8936 Cavendish Road in Cavendish is celebrating over thirty-five years in business. For information call 902-963-2088 or visit www.grandpasphotos.com.
The AAPI photography competition attracts hundreds of entries representing photo studios across the United States, Canada and Europe. AAPI is a professional association for photographers and vendors specializing in souvenir photography including antique or Old Time Photos, special events, historical re-enactments, and amusement portraits. www.oldtimephotos.org