Dandenong Ranges, Australia (PressExposure) September 22, 2009 -- Karl Sietins, owner of Cottages at Monreale, has won prizes in the Bendigo Bank 2009 Calendar Photo Competition. The entries, titled 'Dandenongs in Spring' and 'Dandenongs Mountain Ash', each won a prize and will be included in the 2010 calendar.
Over 250 entries were received for this competition so the win is a great accolade for Karl. Many of Karl's photographic art can also be viewed on the Monreale website including photographs of the early pioneers, abandoned farms, the desolution from droughts, traditional country scenes, country panoramas, aged vehicles, Dandenong Ranges birds and Dandenong Ranges forest. Also on view are a selection of black and white country photographs.
Karl's beautiful photographs of the Dandenong Ranges and Australian landscapes are on public display at the Art Exhibition being held at Cottages at Monreale until the 30th September 2009. Cottages at Monreale is located at 81 The Crescent, Sassafras, one hour's drive from Melbourne in Australia.