It's that time again - We're very excited to announce the finalists for the Spring '06 Edition of Hey, Hot Shot!.
The Spring Edition Showcase will open with a reception for the artists on the evening of Wednesday June 7, 2006, from 6-8pm. The showcase will be on view Thursday, June 8 from noon - 8pm and Friday June 9 - Sunday June 11 from noon - 6pm.
Without further ado, we present to you the Spring 2006 Hot Shots:
Special thanks go to our awesome, fabulous and excellent panel for their insight, humor and hard work. And the other people who help make it happen: Jesse Chan-Norris and Jeff Kirsch for their technical prowess, Antony Van Couvering for hosting our panel meetings, Lauren Cerand for PR support, and also just for being her amazing self and last but not least the Spring intern crew: Anna Wolfgang, chief Hey, Hot Shot! blog editor, Christine Dillion (editor of the Jen Bekman Gallery News Blog), as well as recent arrivals Sophie Lvoff + Jane Tam.
It's always tough to narrow it down to the final ten, so we're also happy to include a list of great photographers in our honorable mentions category: Keliy Anderson-Staley, Dave Barry, Michelle Bruzzese, Sylvie Buchler, Samantha Casolari, Jessika Creedon, Eric Ray Davidson, Amy Eckert, Bethany Fancher, Rachel Hawthorn, Brandon Herman, Simone Lueck, Sara Macel, Jeremy Mazzenga, Liz Nielsen, Leah Oates, Pascal Shirley, Don Simon, Joanna Simpson, Michelle Westmark, Jen Williams and Shiigeki Yoshida