This past week at the American Horse Publication Awards Competition in Charleston, SC, EQ won first in 4 categories! Equestrian Quarterly earned the Best in Excellence award in the category of publications with circulations of over 20,000 for the second consecutive year.” Equestrian Quarterly is absolutely striking,” the competition judges commented. First Place for Best Cover-Photography by George Kamper “Lyle Lovett cover from the winter issue caught the judges’ eyes as the standout for first place in Publication Cover Page with Circulation Over 20,000. George Kamper, EQ’s Director of Photography contributed the stunning portrait of the mega-star and reining enthusiast that the judges described as both gritty and gorgeous”.light2First Place for Event Coverage Photographed by George Kamper “The cover montage is magnificent,” continued the judges. “The irregular cut out of the Palais against the black background literally smashes the boundaries. The eye swings around the page spiraling into the center.”hermes“Once again, we are overwhelmed by these honors,” said Equestrian Quarterly’s publisher, C.W. Medinger. “I have to thank our talented editors, Stephanie Peters and Jill Medinger and our director of photography, George Kamper for their incredible contributions to EQ.” See the whole story: http://equestrianquarterly.com/american-horse-publications-recognizesequestrian-quarterly-with-multiple-awards/