From left to right: 1. Winter Sun was included by Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery in their 2D & 3D show "All Women Art Exhibition 2017" in the Special Merit Category. 2. Lit Up Lily received honorable mention by the Lake County Camera Club. 3. A Little Smile received an award from the Lake County Camera Club. 4. Water Bird received an award from Lake County Camera Club. 5. Thorns Enlivened was selected by Out of Chicago for exhibition at the Winter Conference, February 2017. It was also selected by Light Space & Time Gallery for their Abstracts 2017 online exhibition in the Special Merit Award Category. Also exhibited by The Art Center of Highland Park, titled as Thorny Situation. 6. Leaves of Glass was exhibited in a Linus Galleries show "Vibrance". 7. Remains of Summer was exhibited by the Chicago Botanic Garden in the student exhibition for 2017 titled "Focusing on Nature". 8. Chimpanzee Contemplation was exhibited in a Linus Galleries show "Beast". A monochrome version received an award by Lake County Camera Club. 9. Thorns was selected to be included in an upcoming edition of an arts journal. 10. Greeting Spring was included by Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery in their 2D & 3D show "Seasons - July 2017" in the Special Merit Category. 11. Winter Twilight received Special Recognition in the Photography Category in the LST "Seasons - July 2017" show.