OK, jeg er skyldig - jeg har ikke slået noget op herinde på bloggen i næsten et halvt år.....jeg har utroligt svært ved at følge med tiden. Jeg får jo mere og mere travlt i forretningen - og lidt helbredsforskrækkelser har jeg også haft på dagsordenen, men heldigvis er alt ok nu.
Ikke fordi jeg overhovedet vil prale - men blot fordi jeg gerne selv en skønne dag gerne vil kunne huske det, så er en nominering i den prestigefyldte amerikanske konkurrence da en rigtig god grund til at lave et opslag her. Det var dette billede, som blev nomineret :
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
11TH ANNUAL BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS HONORS PHOTOGRAPHER (NAME) FROM (COUNTRY)
LOS ANGELES November 7th, 2016 - Professional photographer Ulla Jensen of Denmark was presented with the 11th Annual Black and White Spider Awards Nominee title in the category of Children of the World 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. "Ulla Jensen's "Out of its Waters" an exceptional image entered in the Children of the World category, represents black and white photography at its finest, and we're pleased to present her 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
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