Doris has won the following awards:

  • Graduate of New York Institute of Photography 1994
  • HONORABLE MENTION, Digital Photography Contest, New York Institute of Photography 1999
  • FIRST PLACE, Wild Pittsburgh Photo Contest 2000
  • FIRST PLACE, Amateur Category, Wildbird Magazine’s annual photo contest 2005
  • HONORABLE MENTION, Wildlife Category, Pennsylvania Magazine’s photo contest 2006
  • WINNER, Feathered Friends Category, Birds & Blooms Magazine’s backyard photo contest 2009
  • HONORABLE MENTION, Wildlife Category, Pennsylvania Magazine’s photo contest 2013
  • SILVER/SECOND PLACE AWARD in the 2019 Feathered Quill Book Awards Program in the Children’s Early Readers (6-8) category
  • FIRST PLACE AWARD in the 2019 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards Best Photography category