East Anglian Daily Times features PX3 competition win

June 18, 2010

Yesterday’s EAST ANGLIAN DAILY TIMES and EVENING STAR newspapers, here in the UK, featured a two-page article on my gaining the PX3 awards for the “Behind The Eyes” series, with many images presented across the two-page spread.

Please click on the thumbnail below to read the full article:

Further East Anglian Daily Times associated images are via this link:



Additional award – HONOURABLE MENTION, Prix de la Photographie, Paris

June 14, 2010

More fantastic news!  In addition to the Second Prize win in the international Prix de la Photographie, Paris (Px3) competition, I have just received the news that I have also won an Honourable Mention for my single image “Behind The Eyes” in the Nature / Non-Pro category!

Clicking on the image below will take you to the entry on the PX3 website.


June 7, 2010

The results of the prestigious international Prix de la Photographie, Paris (Px3) competition have just been announced and I have won Second Prize in one of the Nature categories for my wildlife series “Behind The Eyes”!

Clicking on the image below will take you to the series on the PX3 website.

Here is the official Press Release:

WINNER OF PX3, Prix de la Photographie Paris

PAUL COGHLIN of United Kingdom was Awarded Second Prize in the PX3 2010 Competition.

Paris, France
Prix de la Photographie Paris (Px3) announces winners of PX3 2010 competition.

PAUL COGHLIN of United Kingdom was Awarded: Second Prize in category Nature for the entry entitled, ” Behind The Eyes .” The jury selected PX3 2010’s winners from thousands of photography entries from over 85 countries.

Px3 is juried by top international decision-makers in the photography industry: Carol Johnson, Curator of Photography of Library of Congress, Washington D.C.; Gilles Raynaldy, Director of Purpose, Paris; Viviene Esders, Expert près la Cour d’Appel de Paris; Mark Heflin, Director of American Illustration + American Photography, New York; Sara Rumens, Lifestyle Photo Editor of Grazia Magazine, London; Françoise Paviot, Director of Galerie Françoise Paviot, Paris; Chrisitine Ollier, Art Director of Filles du Calvaire, Paris; Natalie Johnson, Features Editor of Digital Photographer Magazine, London; Natalie Belayche, Director of Visual Delight, Paris; Kenan Aktulun, VP/Creative Director of Digitas, New York; Chiara Mariani, Photo Editor of Corriere della Sera Magazine, Italy; Arnaud Adida, Director of Acte 2 Gallery/Agency, Paris; Jeannette Mariani, Director of 13 Sévigné Gallery, Paris; Bernard Utudjian, Director of Galerie Polaris, Paris; Agnès Voltz, Director of Chambre Avec Vues, Paris; and Alice Gabriner, World Picture Editor of Time Magazine, New York.
The “Prix de la Photographie Paris” (Px3) strives to promote the appreciation of photography, to discover emerging talent, and introduce photographers from around the world to the artistic community of Paris. Winning photographs from this competition are exhibited in a high-profile gallery in Paris and published in the high-quality, full-color Px3 Annual Book.
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“Behind The Eyes” – new images

June 3, 2010

I’ve been working on further images for the Behind The Eyes series and have updated the website to include four new pictures.

The intention of the series is to encourage the viewer to consider animal consciousness and what an animal may “think” or feel as it looks right back at the viewer.  Both observers may actually have far more in common than either of them realise…

Clicking on the image will open the series.