Star Ratings

The Accumulated Star Awards system was established in 2011 to recognize photographic excellence and competitive spirit across all categories. Star Points are earned for each winning entry in regular monthly competitions throughout the years of one's membership. A First Place ribbon earns 10 points, Second Place 9 points, Third Place 8 points, and Honorable Mention 6 points. All year-end competition winners have already been awarded points and do not count again. Novice competition winners do not earn Star Points.

Also see:  Photographer of the Year winners;  Annual Awards List with top finishers for all categories and classes;  Competition History page.

Accumulated Star Awards (after 2012-13 season)

StarsPhotographer
4000
points
Gordie Corbin (4213)
3000
points
 
2000
points
Judy Switt (2926)
Una Flynn (2341)
1000
points
Anita van Rooy (1707)
Chuck Bress (1450)
Judy Burr (1434)
Kent Mason (1423)
James Hammack (1260)
Bob Peavy (1034)
900
points
800
points
  Chris Hanessian (824)
700
points
  Beverly Gordon (716)
600
points
Jose Cartas (676)
Jim Hawkins (659)
Mark Segal (655)
500
points
Janet Myder Hammack (518)
Evelyn Jacob (504)
400
points
Rebecca Tidman (494)
Cynthia Keith (490)
Alan Sislen (481)
Alex Guo (458)
Lester LaForce (405)
StarsPhotographer
300
points
Carol Lee (390)
Nancy Wolejsza (379)
Sigrid Vollerthun (348)
Bill Richards (342)
Chuck Lee (333)
Bill Seelig (326)
Willem Bier (310)
200
points
Barbara DeLouise (259)
Dawn Sikkema (258)
Ted Oberman (247)
Bob Dargel (232)
Bruce Davis (231)
Nikhil Bahl (220)
Melissa Clark (206)
Joel Hoffman (202)
David Davidson (201)
100
points
Jean Yuan (198)
Dick Pelroy (196)
Bruce Cyr (191)
Caroline Helou (172)
Roy Sewall (165)
Jack Rosenberg (160)
Lucia Goldman (154)
Lori Ducharme (153)
Miranda Chin (150)
Jay Gartenhaus (140)
Alex Karlin (139)
Gail Bingham (131)
Stan Collyer (122)
Tom Sullivan (121)



The legacy Star Ratings below were awarded within each specific category of competition. Points were earned as described above. These Star Ratings were discontinued with the all-new categories established in the 2010-2011 competition year, and replaced by the Accumulated Star Awards above. Star Ratings for former members who long ago left NBCC are omitted for brevity.

Black & White Prints

StarsPhotographer
6 Stars
(1200 Pts)
Gordie Corbin
5 Stars
(600 Pts)
Sue Oberthaler
Judy Switt
4 Stars
(300 Pts)
Hans Adler
Judy Burr
Ed Flynn
Jim Oberthaler
3 Stars
(150 Pts)
Una Flynn
Chris Hanessian
Chuck Lee
Kent Mason
Bob Peavy
Carl Root
2 Stars
(75 Pts)
Beverly Gordon
Nick Hanks
Alan Sislen
1 Star
(35 Pts)
Don Burgess
Lee Goodwin
Bill Olson
Ross Pierce
Bill Selig
Bob Williams

Color Prints

StarsPhotographer
5 Stars
(600 Pts)
Anita van Rooy
4 Stars
(300 Pts)
Gordie Corbin
Cynthia Keith
Bob Peavy
Carl Root
Laura Winslow
3 Stars
(150 Pts)
José Cartas
Beverly Gordon
Chris Hanessian
Nick Hanks
Jim Hawkins
Dan McDermott
Bill Richards
Alan Sislen
2 Stars
(75 Pts)
Nikhil Bahl
Bob Dargel
Una Flynn
Frank Herzog
Carol Lee
Les Trachtman
Sigrid Vollerthun
Tatiana Watson
1 Star
(35 Pts)
Willem Bier
Barbara DeLouise
Ross Emerson
Ross Pierce
Angelique Raptakis

Altered Prints

StarsPhotographer
3 Stars
(150 Pts)
Jim Hawkins
Anita van Rooy
Tatiana Watson
Beverly Gordon
2 Stars
(75 Pts)
Gordie Corbin
Dan McDermott
1 Star
(35 Pts)
Lucia Goldman
Sue Oberthaler
Carl Root
Bill Seelig
Les Trachtman

3D Electronic Images*

StarsPhotographer
2 Stars
(75 Pts)
 
1 Star
(35 Pts)
 

Holographic Prints*

StarsPhotographer
2 Stars
(75 Pts)
 
1 Star
(35 Pts)
 

Color Slides

StarsPhotographer
6 Stars
(1200 Pts)
Gordie Corbin
Una Flynn
Judy Switt
5 Stars
(600 Pts)
Kent Mason
4 Stars
(300 Pts)
Judy Burr
Jim Hammack
Lester LaForce
Mark Segal
Anita van Rooy
Laura Winslow
Chuck Bress
3 Stars
(150 Pts)
José Cartas
Ross Emerson
Janet Hammack
Ted Oberman
Carl Root
Russell Tilley
Sigrid Vollerthun
Caroline Helou
2 Stars
(75 Pts)
Miranda Chin
Ed Flynn
Joel Hoffman
Alex Karlin
Carol Lee
Dan McDermott
Bob Peavy
Tom Sullivan
Barbara DeLouise
Luis Bustillos
1 Star
(35 Pts)
Beverly Gordon
Jim Hawkins
Ned Li
Susan Milestone
Jerry Raines

Electronic Images

StarsPhotographer
3 Stars
(150 Pts)
Alex Guo
Bob Peavy
Carl Root
2 Stars
(75 Pts)
Nikhil Bahl
Judy Burr
José Cartas
Gordie Corbin
Tom Field
James Hammack
Janet Myder Hammack
Evelyn Jacob
Kent Mason
Alan Sislen
Judy Switt
Rebecca Tidman
1 Star
(35 Pts)
Willem Bier
Melissa Clark
David Davidson
Bruce Davis
Joel Hoffman
Chuck Lee
Ross Pierce
Bill Richards
Anita van Rooy
Mark Segal
Roy Sewall
Tom Sullivan
John Telford
Les Trachtman

Altered Electronic Images

StarsPhotographer
4 Stars
(300 Pts)
Gordie Corbin
3 Stars
(150 Pts)
James Hammack
Jim Hawkins
2 Stars
(75 Pts)
Judy Burr
Lucia Goldman
Janet Myder Hammack
Evelyn Jacob
Anita van Rooy
Rebecca Tidman
Tatiana Watson
1 Star
(35 Pts)
Lori Ducharme
Beverly Gordon
Alex Guo
Bill Ho
Dan McDermott
Stu Reiter

* Not yet, but maybe someday.



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