Madelyn Carr Bonnett
Retired from writing but available for more photography freelance work.
Based in the Birmingham area.
Madelyn Bonnett has been a scenic/landscape photography enthusiast for many years. She founded MadArtz Photo in 2004 and sells prints, note cards, and an original photo calendar. Her primary subjects are botanicals, forests, U.S. national parks and other natural wonders. She often uses motion blurs and post-processing techniques to achieve abstract/artistic effects and has won both regional and national awards.
Three primary areas of expertise: Fine Art Photography, Home/Office Decor Photography, Natural Scenery Photography
Professional AMP member since 2009
Best in Show - Photography in the 66th Annual Birmingham Rose Show; also Best in Class & First Place - Shrub Rose Category & 2nd Place - Macro photos.
Award of Merit in the Auburn Association Photo XIX Annual Juried Photography Exhibition.
Merit/Cash Award at the Tuscaloosa Arts Council 2018 Double Exposure Annual Photo Exhibit - Adult Division.
2nd Place in the Alabama Department of Conservation Outdoor Alabama Photo Contest - Coastal Living category.
Juror Award at the Johnson Center for the Arts "Art of Being Southern" Juried Photo Contest
Honorable Mention at the Sylacauga Arts Council Annual Juried Photography Contest
Top Merit Award at the Auburn Arts Association Photo XVII Juried Exhibit
2nd Place in Nature at the Blue Ridge Mountains Photographers National Juried Photo Exhibit
Honorable Mention in Photography at the Shelby County Arts Council 7th Annual Juried Art Exhibit
Best of Photography in the Shelby County Arts Council 5th Annual Juried Exhibit
2nd Place in the AMP Communications Contest - Writer/Photographer for Advertisement
1st Place int the AMP Communications Contest - Photography and Graphics Division - Photo Essay
Merit Award in the Auburn Arts Association Photo XVI Juried Exhibit
2nd Place in the Gadsden Museum of Art Annual Photo Exhibit - Altered Images/Artistic Interpretation division.