I’m very happy to announce the great news that I have gained a total of seven Honourable Mentions in the New York-based 2010 International Photography Awards, across a number of categories!
The categories and images / series are listed below. Clicking on each link will open the image in the IPA website:
Nature – Wildlife category for the winning entry “Lion’s Stare”
Fine Art – Abstract category for the winning entry “Calco-meter Pump, Study I”
Fine Art – Abstract category for the winning entry “Study of Reeds”
Fine Art – Abstract category for the winning entry “Study of Tree Bark”
Nature – Wildlife category for the winning entry “Portrait of an Elephant”
Nature – Flowers category for the winning entry series “Studies of a Pink Tulip”
Nature – Wildlife category for the winning entry series “Behind The Eyes”
The IPA is one of the world’s most prestigious and challenging photography competitions and I’m very proud to have gained these seven awards. And I would like to thank the judges and the Lucie Foundation for selecting my work.
Here is one of my official IPA Press Releases, (seven have been provided by the IPA – one for each Honourable Mention), in this case for the “Study of Reeds” image:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
2010 International Photography Awards Announces Winners of the Competition
PAUL COGHLIN was awarded an Honorable Mention in Fine Art – Abstract category for the winning entry “Study of Reeds”
Growing-up near southern England’s New Forest and coast, Paul developed an interest in creative photography from a young age, regularly travelling out with a camera to capture the natural surroundings. Now based in Suffolk, over the years Paul has continued to expand his creative style, across a wide range of subjects, with his images appearing in magazines and exhibitions.
The 2010 International Photography Awards received nearly 15,000 submissions from 103 countries across the globe. IPA is a sister-effort of the Lucie Foundation, where the top three winners are announced at the annual Lucie Awards gala ceremony. The Foundation’s mission is to honor master photographers, to discover new and emerging talent and to promote the appreciation of photography. Since 2003, IPA has had the privilege and opportunity to acknowledge and recognize contemporary photographers’ accomplishments in this specialized and highly visible competition. Visit www.photoawards.com for more details.
Photographer’s PAUL COGHLIN:
IPA | Lucie Awards