Washington Trust and
Rhode Island Monthly recently
announced that “Newport Pell Bridge Silhouette”,
a photo taken by Eric Full of Portsmouth, R.I., is the recent winner of
the I Luv RI 2012 photo contest and is featured in the June 2012 issue
of Rhode Island Monthly Magazine.
"Newport Pell Bridge" by Eric Full is the June 2012 I Luv RI Photo Contest Winner sponsored by Washington Trust and RI Monthly Magazine. (Photo: Business Wire)
“I shoot a lot of coastal scenery; however, the intensity
of the colors of this shot made this photograph stand out to me. The
Newport Pell Bridge is a beautiful representation the state of Rhode
Island,” said Full.
“We are pleased that the Newport Pell Bridge was selected as the
photo contest winner," stated Joseph J. MarcAurele, Washington Trust
Chairman, President and CEO. "The Newport Pell Bridge is
one of many images that symbolize Rhode Island as the Ocean State.
In addition to its beauty, the Newport Pell Bridge also plays an
important role in trade, travel and tourism in Rhode Island.”
The “I Luv RI” photo contest is sponsored by Washington Trust in
conjunction with Rhode Island Monthly. Photographers may enter by
sending their favorite Rhode Island photo to: www.rimonthly.com/ILUVRI,
or by visiting www.iluvri.com.
Each month in 2012, a winning photo will be selected and published
in Rhode Island Monthly magazine. Monthly photo winners also receive an
“I Luv RI” gift basket full of Rhode Island items, and one of twelve
special Rhode Island experiences, including stays at Rhode Island’s best
resorts, such as Watch Hill’s Ocean House; The Chanler at Cliffwalk in
Newport; the Harborside Inn or RI Hotel Manisses, on Block Island; or
receive special VIP experiences at the Pawtucket Red Sox, the Providence
Bruins, Trinity Repertory Company, Rhode Island Philharmonic, Roger
Williams Park Zoo, Warwick Mall and Yawgoo Valley Ski Resort; or a ‘Cake
A Month’ from Rhode Island’s own Gregg’s Restaurants.
The Washington Trust
Company is a subsidiary of Washington Trust Bancorp,
Inc., a $3 billion corporation headquartered in Westerly, Rhode Island.
Founded in 1800, Washington Trust is the oldest community bank in the
nation and is the largest independent bank headquartered in Rhode
Island. A state-chartered bank, Washington Trust offers a full range of
financial services, including commercial banking, small business
banking, personal banking, and wealth management and trust services
through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and
Massachusetts. The Corporation’s common stock trades on The NASDAQ
Global Select® Stock Market under the symbol WASH. Web site address: www.washtrust.com.
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