Posts Tagged ‘award’

Exceptional Achievement in Photography Award, A Tribute to Geoffrey Crawley

Amateur Photographer magazine has honored Geoffrey Crawley—photo-scientist consultant for the magazine—with the Exceptional Achievement in Photography Award at the 2011 Amateur Photographer Awards. The prestigious award was given as a tribute to the photography scientist who died at 83 in October 2010.

London’s International Street Photography Award Open for Entries to March 30

Shoot Experience Promotions Company has just announced the International Street Photography Award. The contest is open for entries from Wednesday, 19 January 2011 to Wednesday, 30 March 2011, and is open for photographers from anywhere in the world.

Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2011’s Entries: January 15 to March 1

Leica Camera AG, establishing its 32nd time award in the year of 2011, the Leica Oskar Barnack Award, invites all professional photographers “whose unerring powers of observation capture and express the relationship between man and the environment. It is the interaction between man and the environment with acute vision and contemporary visual style — creative, groundbreaking and unintrusive.”

Photos on Lapindo & Mbah Priok Tragedies Won Journalism Award

“We chose both as winners because they both show humankind’s suffering, which accordingly both show that urgent actions must be taken into account to stop it.”

American Photographer Receives US$ 100,000 Award

Paul Shambroom is one of the three artists selected this year to receive a $100,000 Enduring Vision Award. He was chosen alongside Lakota collage artist Arthur Amiotte, Lao weaver Bounxou Daoheuang Chanthraphone.
The awards are designed to help propel the “artistic careers of mature artists, those with 25 years of experience,” says the Bush Foundation, which [...]

Olympus Dust Reduction System Wins Award

Olympus Corp. has today announced its receipt of the Asahi Shimbun invention prize in Japan’s 2010 National Commendation for Invention awards, which are sponsored by the Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation.
The prize was received for Olympus’ Super Sonic Wave Filter dust reduction system, which was developed for the company’s first digital SLR, 2003’s Olympus [...]

Sony World Photography Awards 2011 Now Open for Entries

An international photography competition Sony World Photography Award by World Photography Organization is now open for entries. Its 2011 competition is open for submission from Friday 28 May and will close on Wednesday 5 January 2011 at 23.59 GMT. The competition prize includes prizes of L’Iris d’Or Sony World Photographer of the Year worth USD [...]

Awards for Football Photographers

“Capturing the moments of success and failure, and the essence and emotion of Barclays’ Premier League Football.”

ANTARA’s Photographer Won a Ticket to World Cup 2010

One of the ANTARA’s (Indonesian News Agency) photographers won a ticket to World Cup 2010 in South Africa because of his photo namely “Penonton Masuk Lapangan” (A Spectator Hitting the Court).

“The Hidden Death” Won Sony World Photography Awards 2010

Tommaso Ausili is an Italian photographer who was awarded Photographer of the Year in Sony World Photography Awards 2010, introducing a photo entitled “The Hidden Death.”