Two nominations for awards in the competition 11th Annual Black & White Spider Awards

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11TH ANNUAL BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS HONORS PHOTOGRAPHER TOMASZ GRZYB FROM POLAND

LOS ANGELES – Amateur photographer Tomasz Grzyb of Poland was presented with the 11th Annual Black and White Spider Awards Nominee title in the category of Nature at a prestigious Nomination & Winners PhotoShow webcast Saturday, November 5, 2016.

The live online gala was attended by over 10,500 photography fans around the globe who logged on to watch the climax of the industry’s most important event for black and white photography.

11th Annual Jury members included captains of the industry from National Geographic, Washington DC; The Armory Show, New York; TBWA, Paris; Victoria Film Festival, Canada; Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels; Studio Hansa, London; Fratelli Alinari, Florence; Australian Centre for Photography; Young & Rubicam, Lima; and Anthem Worldwide/Marque Branding, Sydney who honored Spider Fellows with 627 coveted title awards and 951 nominees in 31 categories.

“It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 7,556 entries we received this year,” said Basil O’Brien, the awards Creative Director. “Tomasz’s “Black Hills” and “Fields of Lights and Shadows” an exceptional images entered in the Nature category, represents black and white photography at its finest, and we’re pleased to present him with the title of Nominee.” Jury member Paola Anselmi, interdisciplinary curator and arts writer in Australia added, “As always it was a real treat to be part of the program. Congratulations to all involved and to all the remarkable photographers who gift us new insights into the world and ourselves.” “A truly amazing set of entries, so many deserving winners,” added Marcel Wijnen, Creative Director at Anthem Worldwide.

BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS is the leading international award honoring excellence in black and white photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in black and white photography. www.thespiderawards.com

Nominated photographs:

"Black Hills", Tomasz Grzyb

“Black Hills”, Tomasz Grzyb

"Fields of Lights and Shadows", Tomasz Grzyb

“Fields of Lights and Shadows”, Tomasz Grzyb

Two nominations for awards in the competition International Color Awards 2015

International-color-awards_nominee-9thLos Angeles 26.03.2016, the 9th edition of the International Color Awards my two photos have received nominations for awards in the categories “Nature” and “Fine Art”.

INTERNATIONAL COLOR AWARDS is the leading international award honoring excellence in color photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in color photography. www.colorawards.com

The live online gala was attended by over 10,000 photography fans around the globe who logged on to watch the climax of the industry’s most important event for color photography. The international Jury included captains of the industry from Contrasto, Rome; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Whitechapel Gallery, London; DDB, Berlin; Forsman & Bodenfors, Gothenburg; Art Beatus Hong Kong; DB Agency, Milan; InStyle Magazine, New York and Kunst Haus Wien, Vienna who honored Color Masters with 591 coveted title awards and 634 nominees in 33 categories.

Nominated photographs:

"The Fields of Tuscany". Tomasz Grzyb

“The Fields of Tuscany”. Tomasz Grzyb

"Solitary at sea". Tomasz Grzyb

“Solitary at sea”. Tomasz Grzyb

Bronze medal IAAP and UPI Ribbon MOF competition 2015 in Turkey

In the 4th edition of international art photography contest MOF 2015 “IBRAHIM ZAMAN” in Turkey were rewarded my two photos:

  • The Bronze Medal for the IAAP photograph “The Fields at Sunrise” in the category of OPEN COLOR,
  • the “UPI Ribbon” for a photograph of the “Misty Sunrise” in the OPEN category.

Submissions in the competition in both categories OPEN had to comply with the rules for the “FIAP Traditional Photo” to limit the possibility of interferencein in photography.

The International exhibiton of art photography – 4. MOF 2015 is exhibition of art photography organised by MOF-Mersin Olba Photographic Association; MOF from Mersin – Turkey and  organised by Mersin Olba Photographic Economic Administrator – Operation.
The jury of the contest: Prof. Dr. Özer Kanburoğlu (AFIAP, Turkey), Ibrahim Zaman (Turkey), Vladimir Jovanovski (IAAP President, Macedonia), Leyla Emektar (EFIAP-STUPID CR/2, Turkey), Mustafa Eser (EFIAP, Hon SSS, Turkey).

The contest was attended by 325 authors and 4287 photos.

The winning photos:

"Misty sunrise" photo. Tomasz Grzyb

“Misty sunrise” photo. Tomasz Grzyb

"The Fields at Sunrise" photo. Tomasz Grzyb

“The Fields at Sunrise” photo. Tomasz Grzyb

Award “FIAP Ribbon” in the FASC competition in India

Another good news came this time from India. I received the award “FIAP Ribbon” in the category of “Monochrome” for a photograph of the “Black sunrise” and 19 acceptance of FIAP in the contest Foto Art Super Circuit in India organized: Bishnupur Photography Club, Fisheye Photography Club and Photography Club of Contai.

The contest was attended by 4261 photography 363 authors from 45 countries.

"Black Sunrise" photo. Tomasz Grzyb

“Black Sunrise” photo. Tomasz Grzyb

Award “FIAP Blue Ribbon” in the contest City Soul 2016 in Egypt

On the 2nd international competition of art photography CITY SOUL 2015 organized by Photo Divan from Cairo in Egypt got the award “FIAP Blue Ribbon” category Open Monochrome for a photography of “Fields of lights and shadows”. In addition to the prize 8 my photographic FIAP acceptance received in four categories: “Pictorial Sunrise”, “Black Sunrise”, “Fields of lights and shadows”, “Black Hills”, “Misty Sunrise”, “Sunrise in the fields”, “Tuscany Fields”, “Soul of the City”.
The contest came 3861 photography 300 authors.

"The Fields of lights and shadows" author: Tomasz Grzyb

“The Fields of lights and shadows” author: Tomasz Grzyb

Four honorable mentions in the competition Monochrome Photography Awards in London

This time from London arrived information awards for my photographs.

London, UK (30 January 2016) – Photographer Tomasz Grzyb of Poland was Awarded Honorable four Mentions in Landscapes for the winning entrys “Misty Sunrise”, “Black Sunrise”, “Cypresses” and “Into the light” at prestigious Monochrome Awards honouring Black & White Photography

Monochrome Photography Awards conducts an annual competition for Professional and Amateur photographers. Our mission is to celebrate monochrome visions and discover most amazing photographers from around the world.

The 2015 Monochrome Awards received 7212 submissions from 79 countries around the world.

Winning images were selected by panel of international judges, including: Allison Barnes, Katarina Balgavy, Claire A. Warden, Anna Filipova, Rebecca Cairns, Ted Preuss, David Fokos, Roman Loranc, David Johndrow, Stefano Brunesci, Tomasz Lazar, Dominique Bollinger, Andre Brito, Giacomo Brunelli and Martin Stavars.

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The award “Blue Ribbon Lounge” at the International Salon Kumanovo 2015

10 International Camera Kumanovo (Macedonia) by 2015 for a photograph of ‘Misty Sunrise ‘ got the “Blue Ribbon Lounge” in the category of “Open-Black and white”.
In addition, I got the 6 acceptances of FIAP: “Black Sunrise”, “Misty Sunrise”, “Landscape With Trees”, “Into The Light”, the “Hard Worker” and “Lost in space” .
The contest came 4752 submissions 352 authors from 58 countries around the world.

"Misty sunrise" photo. Tomasz Grzyb

“Misty sunrise” photo. Tomasz Grzyb

3 honorable mentions FIAP, PSA, ARTFOTO in the competition CIRCUIT DRINA 2015

Three  honorable mentions: FIAP, PSA, ARTFOTO in international photography contest Drina Circuit for 2015 for my two photography and 6 acceptance of the Fédération Internationale de l’Art Photographique (FIAP) and the Photographic Society of America (PSA).

DRINA CIRCUIT by 2015 is an international art photography contest organized by the three organizations from Bosnia and Herzegovina: Association Art Photo of Bijeljina-Popovi, FK and FK Tuzla Han Pijesak.

FIAP is co-organizer of the photo contests taking place in various parts of the world. The organizers of such ventures must meet certain standards laid down in the rules of procedure of the FIAP. The fulfilment of these requirements guarantees high level competitions and confidence that the assessment of the work will be carried out in an objective manner.

Awarded photography presentations will be presented in three cities where they come from organisers: Bijeljina 21-28.01.2016, Tuzla 22-26.01.2016, Han Pijesak 23-30.01.2016

FIAP and ARTFOTO honorable mention:

"Black Sunrise" photo. Tomasz Grzyb

 

 

 

 

 

 

PSA honorable mention:

"Landscape with Trees". Tomasz Grzyb

PSA Ribbon at the international competition View Point 2015

Another good news arrived from Macedonia. My photography “Music IV” got her “PSA Ribbon” in the category of MUSIC in an international competition “View Point by 2015”. In addition to honors eight my photographs has received acceptance of Photographic Society of America (PSA).

© Tomasz Grzyb

© Tomasz Grzyb

PSA Ribbon at the international competition Photo Motion 2015

This time the good news arrived from Macedonia. My photography “Misty sunrise” got her “PSA Ribbon” in the category MONOCHROME at the international competition “Photo Motion by 2015”. In addition to honors has received 6 acceptance of Photographic Society of America (PSA).

Photographic Society of America (PSA) is a global non-profit organization gathering professionals and amateur photographers.

PSA Association was founded in 1934. Brings together members from 60 countries of the world, including the poles. The purpose of the organization is to promote photography as an art and science in all its aspects, through the activities of individual members, affiliated clubs and other organizations, through research and dissemination of photographic knowledge, through the promotion of photography in the showrooms and exhibitions.

PSA organizes annually several dozen competitions held around the world. It appears monthly “PSA Journal”

"Misty sunrise" photo. Tomasz Grzyb

“Misty sunrise” photo. Tomasz Grzyb