For ten years the Central Illinois Film Commission has had the Honor of judging the Creative Photography Division  of Skills USA. State Conference at The Convention Center in Springfield. More than 43 contestants were judged.

1200 High School students from every county in Illinois came to compete in over 50 categories, such as Virtual Reality Welding, Robotics, Photography, Video, cooking Computer Sciences and many more.

Dean Williams, Diana Dugan, Tabitha Bock and Chuck Ludwig were chosen to judge.

The best in the show is a man reading in a light bulb.

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