Journal

Royal Easter Show Win

Fortunate to win 1st place in the Rural Category of this years Sydney Royal Easter Show.
It is a very big Arts Competition which includes 4 photography categories – Rural, Open, Urban Landscape and Portrait

I also achieved a Highly Commended in the Urban Landscape Category with Down And Alone

2012 International Loupe Awards Results

This year I went all out and entered 12 images in the amateur section.
I was so happy to get awards for all of my images including one Gold, four Silver and seven Bronze.
This year they showed the points awarded by each of the three professional judges and like any large comp, the results varied considerably between each of the judges in some cases. Scores were averaged to give a final score.

88 Points


86 Points


85 Points (One judge gave this 97 Points !!)


85 Points


82 Points


81 Points


80 Points


79 Points


78 Points


78 Points


76 Points

My Ocean Swim image also did well in the Better Photography Photograph of the Year Award gaining 5th place in the Incredible Sport Category

Art Universe Group - New Concept

Kira is trying out a new concept using a series of images and writing to create a FICTIONAL WRITING WITH YOUR PICTURES AS ILLUSTRATIONS section.

She has done a SUPERB job using 12 of my images for the pilot of this idea.

Click The Saga of a Fatal Attraction to see the whole story.

Please check it out and get your creative juices flowing and join the fun !!!!

Cheers
Ian

Moran Prize Finalist

I was so incredibly thrilled yesterday to be telephoned to say my image “Man’s Best Friend” had been selected as one of 40 finalists in the “2011 Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize” Link

Entrants to the Moran Prize are asked to interpret “Contemporary Life in Australia” with an emphasis on Australians going about their day-to-day lives within their environment.

The finalists will all be hung in the State Library of NSW and then tour around the country until November 2012.

Home Page Feature

I am so honoured and thrilled to have my image “Angel Place” featured on the Redbubble Homepage on 17th August ’10. Thanks to all for the congratulations!! Thank you Redbubble for selecting my image!!!