First Place, Mill Valley Things: Dipsea Steps by Anne Aganon
© copyright 1999-2004 Anne Aganon and the Mill Valley Art Commission
Camera: Asahi Pentax Spotmatic
This photo depicts a clearly recognizable “thing” for many a resident of Mill Valley: the daunting Dipsea Steps. The question: which way is up?! The judges enjoyed the surreal composition of this mind-bending shot. The photographer instructs that this is the beginning of the infamous seven-mile trail looking UP...