Portfolios.com, an online creative services directory established in 1995, has announced the winners of its first annual Portfolios.com Awards Show. There were roughly 1,000 entries from 12 countries, with the U.S. leading the pack with 17 Golds. Gold winners got trophies, and winning Portfolios.com members boast trophy icons on their portfolios. Seen here are some U.S. Gold-winning work in the lllustration and Photography categories. The urban vampire and Grim Reaper are the work of Cyril Van Der Haegen; "Banshee" by Terry Naughton; portrait of Edgard Varese by Eric Seat. Photography: "Eat" sign by JoSon; Hong Kong subway scene by Craig Chan; female diver by Pete Saloutos; and starfish by Stephen Wolter. Click here
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