More than 700 photographers from 25 countries participated in this year's competition, making Hillenga's first-place finish in the International category very applause-worthy! She has been invited to the Photokina Exhibition in Cologne, Germany, on September 22nd to accept her award during the FEP European Golden Cameras ceremony.
If you'd like to learn from this award-winning photographer firsthand, don't miss her pre-convention "Boudoir: Bold & Beautiful" Imaging USA class on January 14, 2011.
Read more about Hillenga here.
Read more about the competition here.