2023 Worldwide Pictures Awards Honorable Mentions » Michael Clark Pictures

Within the 2023 Worldwide Pictures Awards, two of my pictures had been awarded with Honorable Mentions. The primary picture, shown above, was featured within the Skilled Promoting (Model Marketing campaign) class. This downhill skateboarding picture was created for the launch of the FUJIFILM GFX100S digicam again in 2021. This picture has gained a number of completely different awards so it was nice to see or not it’s chosen once more within the 2023 IPA competitors.

The second picture, shown below, was featured within the Skilled Promoting (Different) class. This picture was created for New Mexico Tourism down in White Sands Nationwide Park and has additionally gained a number of awards because it was created. Notably it was additionally featured within the 2022 Communication Arts Photograph Annual.

Curiously, each of those pictures had been created with the FUJIFILM GFX100S medium format digital digicam, which has develop into my man working digicam till it was outmoded by the GFX100 II just some days in the past. It’s nice to see each of those pictures get some recognition.

To provide some context concerning the Worldwide Photogarphy Awards right here is a few info from the IPA web site, “The Worldwide Pictures Awards™ conducts an annual competitors for skilled, novice, and scholar photographers on a worldwide scale, creating one of the vital bold and complete photograph competitions within the images world as we speak.

The class winners in each skilled and novice ranges, compete for IPA’s high two awards, that are introduced on the annual Lucie Awards Gala. The primary skilled prize is Worldwide Photographer of the Yr, chosen from the 11 skilled class winners and incomes the coveted Lucie Trophy and a money prize of $12,000.

IPA is a sister-effort of the Lucie Foundation, 501(c) 3 non-profit, charitable basis whose mission is to honor grasp photographers, uncover and domesticate rising expertise, and promote the appreciation of images worldwide. The annual programming of the Lucie Basis is funded largely although the Worldwide Pictures Awards, together with the signature occasion, the Lucie Awards.”

My due to the IPA awards and the judges for selecting a number of of my pictures. I’m already fascinated with pictures to submit for the 2024 IPA competitors.