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Artist Melinda Hughes-Berland Wins Prestigeous Award

January 27th, 2014

Artist Melinda Hughes-Berland Wins Prestigeous Award

Melinda Hughes-Berland of Hughes Photography has been chosen as the Photographer of the Year by the Professional Photographers of The Wine Country at their annual banquet. Melinda also received the People's Choice Award for her image, "The Guardian" and and also received first place in the electronic photography division for her image, "Nesting Egrets".

Chanslor Ranch Hosts Art Show For HorsesRart And Melinda Hughes-Berland

October 15th, 2013

Chanslor Ranch Hosts Art Show For HorsesRart And Melinda Hughes-Berland

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Chanslor Ranch is thrilled to announce a showing of the equine fine art of International Award-Winning Artist Melinda Hughes-Berland. The show will take place in the Chanslor Ranch Red Barn on Saturday, November 9 from 1-5pm. Free wine tasting and free petting of the 40 horses at the ranch.

Melinda Hughes-Berland is a recognized award-winning professional photographer with over 38 years of experience, including the photography of people, places and both animate and inanimate objects, large and small.

Unique within her trade, Melinda has been through the 'wars', from shooting horses (the internationally known Tevis Cup Endurance Ride) to photo-journalistic images that have been reproduced on numerous book jackets and graced a multitude of magazine covers.

She provides the 'magical' moments for 'people' photography and lasting, evocative images of client products and architectural edifaces, all contained within her eclectic...

Melinda Hughes-Berland Receives 1st Place, Outstanding Achievement In Wildlife For Cheetah Ridge

February 22nd, 2013

Melinda Hughes-Berland Receives 1st Place, Outstanding Achievement In Wildlife For Cheetah Ridge

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PHOTOGRAPHY MASTERS CUP HONORS PHOTOGRAPHER MELINDA HUGHES-BERLAND FROM U.S.A.

LOS ANGELES (2/16/13) - Professional photographer Melinda Hughes-Berland of the United States of America was presented with the 6th Annual Photography Masters Cup Outstanding Achievement Award in the category of Wildlife at a prestigious Nomination & Winners Photoshow. The live online ceremony webcast Saturday, February 16, 2013 was attended by photography fans in 86 countries who logged on to see the climax of the industry's most important event for color photography.

The awards international Jury included captains of the industry from Phillips de Pury & Company in New York; Kunst Licht Gallery, Shanghai; XPO Gallery, Paris; Tasveer Galleries, India; BFN, Netherlands; to BBH in London who honored Color Masters with 239 coveted title awards in 18 categories.

"It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 8,521 entries we...

Local Photographer Named Diamond Photographer Of The Year At International Photographic Competition

October 4th, 2011

Local Photographer Named Diamond Photographer Of The Year At International Photographic Competition

August 19, 2011

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Contact: Melinda Hughes-Berland
Hughes Photography
707-575-9301

Local Photographer Named Diamond Photographer of the Year at International Photographic Competition

Melinda Hughes-Berland of Hughes Photography received the highest honors for her photography during this international competition.

Santa Rosa, California* - *Melinda Hughes-Berland* of *Hughes Photography* in *Santa Rosa, CA *was named a Diamond Photographer of the Year during the Professional Photographers of America’s International Photographic Competition. She will be honored at the PPA’a annual convention, Imaging USA, this coming January in New Orleans, LA.

Only a select few photographers each year receive such a designation. Earning it means that each of Hughes-Berland’s four submitted images were honored with a merit at the International Photographic Competition...

Recent Professional Print Awards In Sonoma County

May 31st, 2011

Recent Professional Print Awards In Sonoma County

The End of the Year Awards for 2010 Professional Photographers of
California were judged in January of 2011. Melinda Hughes-Berland
received a Special Judge's Award for her image, "The Edge of the
Earth" and first place in the illustrative category, plus the second
highest score in the California State Print Competition. Also scoring
high with an 84 was "The Phantom Stallion of the Knolls" (illustrative), "Classic Beauty" (portrait) with an 81 and "Stallions
of the Gods" (illustrative) with an 80.

Also, at the their January banquet in Santa Rosa, California, Melinda
received the Photographer of the Year Award from The Professional
Photographers of Redwood Empire as well as First Place in the portrait
division, First Place in the Illustrative division as well as the
Photographer's Choice Award.