single image

Awards and Honors

Photography Collection Council of the Palm Springs Art Museum
“Fair Warning” Photography Benefit Auction honoring Michael Childers
Imago Galleries Palm Desert, Friday, March 4, 2016

Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer
Association of Fundraising Professionals, Desert Communities Chapter
National Philanthropy Day, November 18, 2015

Spirit of Stonewall Lifetime Achievement Award
Palm Springs Pride, Palm Springs, CA
October 2015

Michael Childers Day Proclamation
City of Palm Springs, CA
March 6, 2014

Crystal Lens Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hollywood Photography
Palm Springs International Film Festival, Palm Springs, CA

Distinguished Photographer Award
Palm Springs Fine Art Fair, Palm Springs, CA

Cabot Yerxa Community Service Award
Cabot's Pueblo Museum, Desert Hot Springs, CA

Vision for the Future Award
Tools For Tomorrow, Palm Desert, CA

Guest Photographer of the Year
Art Hamptons, Bridgehampton, NY

Herb Lazenby Community Service Award
AIDS Assistance Program, Palm Springs, CA

Michael Childers Day Proclamation
City of Rancho Mirage, CA
April 13, 2011

Star on the Palm Springs Walk of Fame presented by Lily Tomlin, Palm Springs, CA

Career Achievement Award
Provincetown International Film Festival

Artist Hall of Fame
Tom of Finland Foundation, Los Angeles, CA

Clickers & Flickers Photographer of the Year
Clickers & Flickers, Malibu, CA
Read PDF

Outstanding Career Achievement for Visual Imagery and Still Photography
Temecula Valley International Film & Music Festival, Temecula, CA