We are thrilled to announce the First Edition 2012 Hot Shots! Congratulations to Heather Cleary,
 Daniel Handal,
 Susan Magnus,
 Muge, and
 Zach Nader. These five photographers were chosen from hundreds of exceptionally talented entrants. Each is awarded with$500 honorarium
 and participation in the Hey, Hot Shot! group show at Jen Bekman Gallery.

Each Hot Shot is in the running to become the Grand Prize-winning Ultra, who will be awarded a $10,000 honorarium, a solo show at Jen Bekman Gallery and two years of gallery representation from Jen Bekman Gallery. Hey, Hot Shot! is the premier international competition for photographers at all stages of their careers seeking greater exposure, recognition and support for their work. Learn more.

Image: Red No. 1, U.S. Vintage Grand Prix, Watkins Glen, 2010 by Daniel Handal