Photo of Ed Bonge, Jr.

Ed Bonge, Jr.

Holland, MI, United States

I've always been fascinated with pictures. Eventually, that fascination developed my interest in photography. Understanding how light dramatizes, enlightens, suggests or demands a thought provoking moment kindled a passion to pursue photojournalism. Inspired by the journey and punctuated with the unexpected I began to view the world from a different perspective. As the passage of time introduced life changing interests I realized new challenges. After a South Seas honeymoon in the Cook Islands and travels to Costa Rica and the Caribbean Nature's Blast of Color was born--a celebration of color and how color translates emotions and feelings toward one's well being. Since its inception Nature's Blast of Color has taken an evolutionary life of its own. Images from this idea are presented as a gallery at

Ed's ArtPrize Entries

These are Ed's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.