Honorable Mention Photography; "Black Crowned NIght Heron, Sweet Springs Nature Preserve, Los Osos, California"

by Abram "Abe" Perlstein '79

Abram “Abe” Perlstein ’79, worked for 20 years in Hollywood as a film, TV, and music industry stills photographer. In 2000 he relocated north to California’s central coast to focus on 3-D stereoscopic photography, documentary filmmaking, and producing—and shooting the Morro Bay National Estuary Stereo Photo Survey, the world's first ecosystem overview documented with stereoscopic imaging techniques. In 2008 he founded and produced the 3-D Indie Film Expo, part of the Paso Robles Digital Film Festival.