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2006 Colorado State Capitol Contest

 

For the second year, CNP members have had the honor of displaying their images in the Rotunda of the Colorado State Capitol from February 4 - March 4, 2006. For 2006, CNP displayed 58 images:  55 from winners of this contest, and 3 from the event coordinator and contributors of the display panels.

When:  Feb. 4 - Mar. 4, 2006.
Where: 
State Capitol Building Rotunda
Coordinator:
Bill Pelzmann
Panel Contributors:  Tony L., Dave R.

Right: CNP members on hanging day. Further images can be found at coordinator Bill Pelzmann's online gallery.

 

Congratulations to the Top Vote Recipients of the CNP 2006 State Capitol Contest!


#10 - Lone Eagle Peak
Jack Brauer


#12 - Sage Country Spring
Chuck Peacock

#55 - Great Sand Dunes NPP
Rick Dunn

#4 - In & Out of Season
James Egbert


#8 - Flatiron Backdrop
Michael De Leon
 

#46 - Winter Garden
Brent Murphy

#43 - Ripples and Ridges
Rich Voninski

#14 - Endless Ferns
Chris Ebright

#48 - Sneffels Autumn Panorama
Kipp Schoen


#29 - Red Fox Portrait
Dave Showalter
 

#22 - Sand Dunes
Darren Kilgore

#34 - Golden Bells
Robbie George

#39 - Lizard Lake Reflection
CAZ


#5 - Notchtop Reflection
Erik Stensland
 

#26 - Aspen Red
Steve Taylor

#42 - Snow on Boulder Flatirons
Scott Bacon

#7 - Boulder Morning

Michael De Leon


#21 - River of Flowers
Rich Voninski
 

#24 - Wemiuche Reflection
Steve Weaver

#15 - Morning Glory
Chris Ebright

#25 - Aspen Gold
Steve Taylor


#13- Evans Sunrise
Darren Kilgore

#6 - Abandoned
Joseph Finn

#33 - River of Gold
Les Barstow

#50 - Eureka Peak
Brent Doerzman
   

#38 - Colorado Aspen Grove
Roger Rouch
   


2006 CNP State Capitol Contest Submissions

#1 - Rifle Falls
Nat Coalson

#2 - Stony Pass
Nat Coalson

#3 - Gold Rush
James Egbert

#4 - In & Out of Season
James Egbert

#5 - Notchtop Reflection
Erik Stensland

#6 - Abandoned
Joseph Finn

#7 - Boulder Morning

Michael De Leon

#8 - Flatiron Backdrop
Michael De Leon

#9 - Cheerful Hillside
Les Barstow

#10 - Lone Eagle Peak
Jack Brauer

#11- Silver and Gold
Chuck Peacock

#12 - Sage Country Spring
Chuck Peacock

#13- Evans Sunrise
Darren Kilgore

#14 - Endless Ferns
Chris Ebright

#15 - Morning Glory
Chris Ebright

#16 - Tranquil
Joseph Finn

#17 - Independence Monument
Doug Andrews

#18 - Fall River Canyon
Doug Andrews

#19 - Long's Peak Sunrise
Chris Martin

#20 - Nymph Lake Reflection
Chris Martin

#21 - River of Flowers
Rich Voninski

#22 - Sand Dunes
Darren Kilgore

#23 - Clearing Storm over the Maroon Bells
Steven Weaver

#24 - Wemiuche Reflection
Steven Weaver

#25 - Aspen Gold
Steve Taylor

#26 - Aspen Red
Steve Taylor

#27 - Autumn at Maroon Lake
Paul Martin

#28 - Colorado Golden Glow
Paul Martin

#29 - Red Fox Portrait
Dave Showalter

#30 - First Snow Aspen
Dave Showalter

#31 - Mt. Bierstadt and the Sawtooth at Sunset
Roger Rouch

#32- Silver Jack Cabin
Gary Megrenne

#33 - River of Gold
Les Barstow

#34 - Golden Bells
Robbie George

#35 - Dawn at the Diamond
Jack Brauer

#36 Hanging Lake Falls
Bill Pelzmann

#37 - La Plata Reflections
Bill Pelzmann

#38 - Colorado Aspen Grove
Roger Rouch

#39 - Lizard Lake Reflection
CAZ

#40 - Lake Molas
Gary Megrenne

#41 - Sprague Lake
Erik Stensland

#42 - Snow on Boulder Flatirons
Scott Bacon

#43 - Ripples and Ridges
Rich Voninski

#44 - Mayflower Gulch Wildflowers
Scott Bacon

#45 - Mountain Wildflowers
Kipp Schoen

#46 - Winter Garden
Brent Murphy

#47 - Trail Ridge Sunset
Brent Murphy

#48 - Sneffels Autumn Panorama
Kipp Schoen

#49 - Capitol Peak
Brent Doerzman

#50 - Eureka Peak
Brent Doerzman

#51 - Eldorado Cascade
David Summers

#52 - Squaw Pass Snowfall
Rene Pirolt

#53 - Over the Hills
Michael Renner, Jr.

#54 - Macey Creek Cascades
Michael Renner, Jr.

#55 - Great Sand Dunes NPP
Rick Dunn


All images Copyright by the respective photographers

Guestbook from the State Capitol Display - Comments from visitors to the Capitol

Paul Rosenthal
Denver, CO

Fabulous state we live in

Donna Terwilliiger
Aurora, CO

Great

Ed and Doris Kilgore
Aurora, CO

We appreciate the time and great effort that you all took to capture the beauty in these pictures. Thanks!

Leo Waters
Loveland, CO

A great exhibit of the beauty of nature and our state. Thanks.

Pat Lynare
Washington

Incredibly beautiful

Beth Nye
Spokane, WA

Beautiful art!!

Jim Lebiedz
Anchorage, Alaska

Nice work!

Harry TerBest
Franktown, CO

Excellent work

M. Sims
Alma, CO

Thanks for the backyard perspective

Vanderwall
Boulder, CO

GREAT!!

Kay Lynn Hefley
Weld, CO

Great exhibit.

M. Lenig
England

Beautiful pictures. I want to see the countryside now.

Mathew Dickesan
Alexandria, Virginia

Phenomenal display! Thank you for showing me Colorado as it can be seen at its most beautiful.

Diana
Montrose, CO

The pictures in this room are breathtaking. They tell of an awesome Creator.

V. Reece
Manhattan Beach, CA

Lovely

Mary
Albany, NY

An amazing collection. Thank you.

Heather
Fredonia, WI

Beautiful collection!

George Coil
Denver, CO

Great works. Like to join you!

Silvia Casaccia
Paraguay

Laurdis Butex
Paraguay

Agada Lopez
Argentina

Perry Laughridge
Colorado

Linda Koblick
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Appreciate the showcase

Debra Faulbann
Thornton, CO

Every bit the equal of any Sierra Club Calendar

Nancy Hendnik
Denver, CO

Wonderful photos which inspire me to go hiking more in this beautiful state. Thank you for your passion.

Michelle Hurt
Aurora, CO

Beautiful Work!

Denver, CO

Photos are beautiful and tell the story of our gorgeous state. The lighting in the gallery is terrible and needs definite improvement.

Elain Catzilan
Denver, CO

Such wonderful pictures of our glorious state.

Elgene and Julie VerDwight
Higginsville, Missouri

Interesting view (on a cold Denver day!) 2/17/06

Kory and Julie Delkamiler
Omaha, Nebraska

Awe inspiring!

Delphins Whatley
State Capitol

Truly wonderful!!

Margot Savoy
Media, PA

Very nice work

Ian Shefford
Australia

Beautiful. I want to see scenes like this with my eyes.

T. Dixon
Camden, SC

WOW

Alicia Tighe
State Capitol

Great shots Mr. Showalter!

Renee Konrad
State Capitol

ditto

Roberto and Mary Otero
Mt. Pleasant, TX

Excellent photos!

Brent, Michelle, Nathan and Emily Howard
Aurora, CO

Outstanding! Nice work, Uncle Darren!

Ernesto and Leonila Fuentes
Lansing, MI

Vincent and Nancy Gerbina
Granite Springs, NY

Makes me want to come back!

Vince and Ronnie Viggrano
Ridgefield, CT

Thank you for all this beauty!

Carlos
Puerto Rico

Beautiful!

Wanda Cruz
Puerto Rico

Doris Beaver
Gilpin County, CO

Tells how really beautiful our state is.

Shannon Ebright
Englewood, CO

Beautiful!

Mary McPartland
Broomfield, CO

Chris Ebright does amazing work!

Karen Anrona
San Luis Obispo, CA

Very beautiful

Cheryl Heinoma
Englewood, CO

Great variety!

Brad Morrison
Castle Rock, CO

Wonderful collection to represent Colorado!