LOUDON, TN – February 25, 2012 / - Dennis Sabo, a frequent Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery artist is pleased to announce that he recently won 2 awards from the 2012 SANP (Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers ) Photographic Salon.
Awards were given in two classes; Photographer I and Photographer II and in a variety of categories; Scenic, Wildlife, Places and Travel, Plants, Altered Nature, and Simplicity.
Dennis took home two awards in the Photographer II Digital Division. He received a First place award in the Altered Nature Category for his piece entitled; “Enchanted Forest”. In addition, he received a Second place award in the Plants Category for the piece entitled “Morning has Broken.” Dennis states about the awards, “I am extremely pleased by the recognition of my photography as the SANP attracts the best nature photographers of the region and to be a part of the group and the Salon awards is a great honor to me.”
The Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to photography of the natural environment. Their motto is "Sharing the Awareness of Nature thru Photography." The group was founded in 1991 and SANP's home base is in Knoxville, TN. SANP holds meetings which feature highly skilled nature photographers from the region as well as nationally known artists from across the country. In addition, they have numerous field trips and seminars which are free to more than 150 of their members. SANP’s annual Salon is in February during which they display the entries and award hundreds of dollars in merchandise to the winners. http://www.sanp.net
About Dennis Sabo
Dennis Sabo is an award-winning professional photographer specializing in contemporary fine art landscape and seascape imagery. His photographic skills were crafted and refined early in his career as the Director of Marketing for Landfall Dive and Adventure Travel. Dennis’s photography has appeared in a variety of books and magazines for clients that include MSNBC, NOVA, NASA, Canon, Hilton Hotels, Rand McNally, Sport Diver, Forbes, Ocean Conservancy, Blue Planet, Best Dives of the Caribbean, and NBC.
His art has been included in gallery exhibitions at the Blowing Rocks Preserve, Hobe Sound, FL., Brevard Community College, Cocoa, FL, the Emporium Gallery, Knoxville, TN, Arts in the Airport Spring Exhibition 2011, Knoxville, TN and the National Juried Exhibition, Emporium Gallery-Knoxville, TN.
His passion for natural beauty and environmental conservation is only tempered by his love of sharing and teaching other photographers. He currently resides with his wife, Karen in Loudon, Tennessee. His website is http://www.dsabophoto.com