Graham Dorsay

Parksville resident wins videography award

Parksville resident Graham Dorsay was the winner of Amateur Videographer of the Year for the best video submission

Parksville resident Graham Dorsay was the winner of Amateur Videographer of the Year for the best video submission.

The Amateur Photographer/Videogrpaher of the Year is sponsored by London Drugs, Abbotsford International Airshow and Black Press Community Media.

The contest has grown again this year with nearly 3,000 entries in the spring of 2016. From the entires, a judging panel selected 70 finalists to attend the Abbotsford International Airshow in August. The finalists were tasked with completing a number of assignments “live” at the airshow, and videographers had a maximum of three minutes to submit highlights of the show.

In September, an independent professional judging panel reviewed all entries and selected the winners.

Other winners included; Paul Kendall of Abbotsford for Amateur Photographer of the Year, Best In-Air Photograph and Best Ground/Static Scene Photograph; Angeline Haslett of Agassiz for the Best Crowd Scene photograph; Harold Schock of Kelowna for the People’s Choice Award and Jimmy Kim of Victoria for honorary ackowledgement for Best Wildcard entry.

— NEWS Staff

Just Posted

Woodyatt seeks help to pursue physics education in London

Kwalikum Secondary product gets accepted to prestigious university in United Kingdom

Nanoose Bay Catspan receives BC SPCA funding

Spay/neuter grant to address overpopulation

Solar system spending, asbestos removal in SD69 plan

Green house gas emission report received at May 22 board meeting

Gr. 7s learn about digital safety, health, consent at con in Parksville

SD69 hosts first Health and Wellness Conference for students headed to high school

Qualicum Beach east village plans take shape

Staff moving forward with east village concept

Trans Mountain pipeline: Is it worth the risk?

Concerns range from the threat of an oil spill to the impact of tanker traffic on wildlife

Federal leaders trade barbs about India trip at press gallery dinner

Justin Trudeau’s infamous trip to India earlier this year was the focus of many of the jabs

B.C. VIEWS: Our poverty reduction plan is already in place

NDP has another promise it needs to appear to keep

WestJet pilot strike averted as parties agree to mediation

Pilots had warned they could go on strike starting May 19

Out of control wildfire prompts restriction around Allie Lake

One of the first large wildfires of the 2018 season is blazing out of control

Passersby help rescue occupants of home as fire breaks out in Courtenay

Coffee run turns into fire rescue for pair of men

Giant beer tanks arrive in new B.C. home city

Molson Coors tanks finish river journey and move to overland trip in Chilliwack

Most Read