THE LURE OF LONGBOAT KEY, award winning coffee table book:contact MLJohnson or Amazon.
EXHIBITIONS: "2014-2015 WATER-ABOVE AND BELOW" Longboat Key Club Tennis Gardens Gallery. Longboat Key Club hotel Inn On The Beach, Longboat Key Club Spa, Mary Lou Johnson Studio by appointment,Longbeach Cafe,LBK,Toasted Mango Cafe-Sarasota, 2014 Ringling Center for the Arts LBK FIRST Place -The Observer Media Group Excellence Award "Barcelona. Solo show 2014 EXHIBITION-Sarasota Bay Club,

April 2014: Lecture/Slideshow: LBK Ringling Center for the Arts: "Water,Wildlife, Weather" - LBK Education Center: "The Art of Photography."Cover Image Selected by Chamber of Commerce, LBK Map and Business Directory 2014. Sarasota Southgate Mall: Mary Lou Johnson Photography Sarasota Orchestra Harmony Gallery : "European Delights Enrich the Soul" January 2014. NEW YORK TIMES SQUARE "Art Takes Times Square" June 2012 INTL.competition- Mary Lou's "Crayola Eight Pack" exhibited digitally huge in Times Square.

“Crayola Eight Pack,” “Mystic Morning” and “Can You See Me Now?” accepted into the Collection of Professional Photographers of America's 2011International Photographic Competition. “Crayola Eight Pack” published in the “Showcase” book 2012 by Marathon Press. Johnson’s work at Morial Convention Center, January, 2012,New Orleans with Imaging USA, Johnson’s entries displayed at the Center and in traveling and special invitational displays, one of the world’s largest annual exhibits of professional photography gathered simultaneously under one roof. "Best of Show" and First Place were given to "Mystic Morning" at Battle of the Bays Annual Competition TAPPA and BPPA, the Tampa/Sarasota Professional Photographers Associations June 2011. "Crayola Eight Pack" Third Place

May-August 2011 Art Center Manatee featured "Sunrise Seabirds" and "Can You See Me Now?"

May 21-July 2011 Traveling Photo Exhibit ( Florida 2011) in Celebration of the Tampa Bay Estuary Program's 20th Anniversary was in the Environmental Wing of The South Florida Museum, Bradenton, Florida. "Mystic Morning" and "God's Entrance to Morning" featured.

May 2011 Art Center Sarasota Juried Nature Show features "Beach Skimmers" "Star Wishes" and "On My Way."

Finalist "CityScapes" Art Competition Light Space & Time May 2011 Honorable Mention for "Barcelona Bikes."

April 2011 Ringling Longboat Key Center for the Arts features "Tea and Roses," "Stepping Out," "Can You See Me Now?" and "Here's Lookin' At You!"

Art Center Manatee April/May 2011 2nd Place "Barcelona Bikes", "Beach Skimmers" -Show Program and website.

IGNITE THE SOUL -solo exhibition. February-March 2011 Art Center Sarasota,Sarasota, Fl Awards in 2011:Finalist Worldwide Photography Gala Awards 2010-The Pollux Awards "Morning Ritual" and "Mystic Morning" chosen for the "Tampa Bay: 20/20" Traveling Photo Exhibit-Tampa Bay Estuary Program 2011. 2010 Awards/Shows
2010 Exhibition:
Ringling LBK Center for the Arts, Longboat Key
"Morning Ritual" -many awards and honors.

featured in June 2010 SHUTTERBUG,national photography magazine.