Category Archives: FIAP

Bristol International Salon of Photography, 2012

The Bristol International Salon of Photography has been a leading international exhibition of photography since 1946. It is an exhibition of digital images open to amateur and professional photographers from all over the world and encompasses all styles of photography from the … Continue reading

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Southport 64th Open Exhibition, 2012

Having successfully gained my fifth British Photographic Exhibitions Crown Award (BPE5*) in October, 2011 I am now pursuing their Associates distinction (ABPE), which requires a further 100 acceptances, plus 20 awards. An awards could be anything from a Commended image … Continue reading

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The London Salon of Photography – Update!

The London Salon of Photography 100th Annual Exhibition, 2011. The London Salon was founded in 1910, but before that it existed as the Brotherhood of the Linked Ring, a photographic society that was established in 1892. The original Linked Ring … Continue reading

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From A to E . . the complete portfolio

Since the beginning of 2008, having rekindled my passion for competitive photography, my ambition was to reach the standard required to gain an EFIAP distinction. For those of you who are reading this an EFIAP is the second distinction awarded … Continue reading

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3rd Great British International Small Print Circuit, 2011

The 3rd GBISPC is an International Photographic Exhibition for un-mounted prints up to a maximum size of A4. The competition comprises of four exhibitions, known as a circuit, these being; Arddangosfa International (Wales), Carlisle International (Scotland), Hoylake and West Cumbria … Continue reading

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Argentinian Gold in Black & White

Finally! After waiting almost six months my FIAP GOLD Medal was delivered safe and sound today. The medal was awarded for Best Monochrome Image ; Under the Wire, in the 2nd Fotogrupo 30/40 International Salon of Virtual Imagining, 2010 held … Continue reading

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35th Smethwick International, 2009

This was my 4th entry into the Smethwick International. I did my first way back in 1990, having gained just 2 acceptances, Impressions of Autumn and All Lined Up. I look back on those images now with horror, but even … Continue reading

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“A” is for AFIAP!

At the beginning of March, 2009 FIAP decided to change the minima required for their AFIAP distinction. No longer do you have to exhibit in FIAP patronage exhibitions over 5 years and collect points from your acceptances, in theory you … Continue reading

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