I apologize for the delay folks, I’m fighting some kind of flu bug.
Now, without further dudes:
Ladies and gentlemen, the public has spoken in the JimOnLight.com Fall Scholarship Contest! Congratulations to TEAM DULUTH, who takes first place by popular vote. First runner up is Johanna-Mai Vihalem who is currently in Paris, and the second runner up is Daphne Mir, everyone’s favorite budding LD out of SoCal. Congratulations to each of you who entered – each one of you is going to receive a 4Wall Entertainment t-shirt and a box of goodies from me.
Winners, I’ll be in touch shortly to get relevant information!
I’d like to take a moment to comment on and add a little surprise to the contest. I put the donated scholarship funds and my contribution to the pool out to vote by the JimOnLight.com Community as a whole. The JimOnLight.com readership is full of very intelligent and influential people who are all out there shaping and advancing the industries of light – researchers, designers, scientists, laser engineers, LED manufacturers and developers, production technicians, lighting directors, solid-state lighting scientists, opticians, doctors, physicists, and many other professionals read the blog each day. The reason that JimOnLight.com is able to do anything for the community is DUE TO the investment of the community into the future of our beloved industries. I trust the readership to choose. Far be it for me to take seven light lovers’ videos and make a decision on whose passionate plea for light was better than any other – I got warmth from each and every video. I am inspired by each and every one of you. So much, in fact, that I am going to give each of you a post on JimOnLight.com for your video over the next month.
I want to add one more mention to the contest – after watching all of these videos, I felt like I needed to recognize one video for its production and creativity. I enjoyed every one of these videos – and I plan on having more of these contests to give back to the lighting industries. Overall, on a production aspect, I want to recognize Nik Robalino‘s video for being the most well produced. Nik, please tell your crew that I think they did an excellent job. I’m working on putting something special together for you and your crew.
Contest participants – I’ll be in touch shortly to get addresses and all of that so I can send you each some good stuff. Great job to everyone – you should be ridiculously proud! Thank you to the JimOnLight.com Community for participating. More to come!