FEP Photographer of the Year 2014

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Today, at the FEP Awards Ceremony, inside photokina2014, in Cologne, Germany, the winner of the FEP competition 2014 has been announced.  
 

He is ULI STAIGER, from Germany, winner of the FEP Illustrative Golden Camera 2014, who has been nominated the FEP EUROPEAN PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2014.

 
CONGRATULATIONS!!!
 
Uli Staiger, the overall winner, was chosen by our International Jury within the 7 Golden Cameras 2014 winners, who have been presented today with their certificates and trophies:
 
Yuri Afanasiev, Russia, FEP COMMERCIAL GOLDEN CAMERA 2014
 
Uli Staiger, Germany, FEP ILLUSTRATIVE GOLDEN CAMERA 2014
 
Vincenzo Tessarin, Italy, FEP LANDSCAPE GOLDEN CAMERA 2014
 
Mikhail Panin, Russia, FEP PORTRAIT GOLDEN CAMERA 2014
 
Isabel Corthier, Belgium, FEP REPORTAGE GOLDEN CAMERA 2014
 
Juan Carlos Guardia Vazquez, Spain, FEP WEDDING GOLDEN CAMERA 2014
 
Malou Reedorf, Denmark, FEP STUDENTS AND YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS GOLDEN CAMERA 2014
 
The “FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards 2014” has been entered by more than 400 photographers from Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Netherland, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Uk and Ukraine. 
 
Congratulations to all the winners and to ULI STAIGER, FEP EUROPEAN PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2014!

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FEP Cover Picture of September 2014

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Congratulations to our Portuguese friend
TIAGO NEVES
His picture is the FEP Cover Picture of the Month for September
on our facebook page!

Enter next edition!

FEP Secretariat Closure / Summer 2014

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We kindly inform you that the FEP Secretariat will be closed from August 9th to August 24th.

We wish to all of you good holidays... enjoy the summer!

The FEP SECRETARIAT

Picture by Ferenc Cegledi, QEP, Hungary


FEP Cover Picture of August 2014

Congratulations again to Minimal Photo, from Portugal!
They won the FEP Cover Picture of the Month Contest on our official page on facebook.
This is the winning picture. Follow us on facebook and enter next edition of the contest!
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Silken Photo Award

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SILKEN PHOTO AWARD 2015
Don't loose the possibility to have a permanent expostion of your pictures!
Info and registration at www.silken-photo.com
DEADLINE: October 31st!

Panorama of my country 2014

PANORAMANational Society of Photo Artists of Ukraine (NSPAU) invites you to participate in the 5th International Photosalon PANORAMA OF MY COUNTRY 2014. DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: AUGUST, 3rd!
 
This project was initiated by the National Society of Photographers of Ukraine (NSPAU) in 2010.
Each year, in addition to NSPU, the exhibition is also held under the patronage of the International photo movement «Images Without Borders» (ISF - «Image sans Frontière»).

Photographers from all around the world are invited to participate. The theme of the exhibition is open. The exhibition consists of two parts: panoramic photos and photos of the traditional format. Images should  reflect the specifics of each country - national colors, traditions, ethnic characteristics, history, landscapes, people, events, architectural monuments, flora and fauna, etc. The images do not necessarily have to be taken in the country of authors' permanent residency. 
 
All information HERE
 
Required materials and entry forms are attached below. 

ENTRY FORM


RULES AND REGULATIONS

FURTHER INFORMATION
 
 
Previous exhibitions of 2010, 2011 , 2012 and 2013 can be viewed here:
http://photospilka.com/gallery/vystavki/panorama-mo-yi-krayini-2010/
http://photospilka.com/gallery/vystavki/drugiy-mizhnarodniy-fotosalon-panorama-mo-yi-krayini-2011/
http://photospilka.com/gallery/vystavki/tretiy-mizhnarodniy-fotosalon-panorama-mo-yi-krayini-2012/
http://photospilka.com/gallery/vystavki/iv-mizhnarodniy-fotosalon-panoram-mo-yi-krayini-2013/
 
Catalogs of 2010, 2011 , 2012 and 2013 :
http://issuu.com/stranik/docs/photopanorama
http://www.calameo.com/read/0001029925e88eb8f9c29
http://ru.calameo.com/read/001250600de6bccb1256b
http://ru.calameo.com/read/0012506008fe1544a9543
 

LATEST NEWS!

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PICTURE FROM RIGA 2014, MADE BY YURIS ZALESKIS SUR 

Competitions 

FEP Competition 2014 

The FEP will announce and present the finalists and winners of the FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards 2014 at Photokina, on September 18th.  The winners will be awarded with the European Golden, Silver and Bronze Cameras. Within the 6 Golden Cameras winners, the FEP will announce the overall winner, who will be claimed the “FEP Professional Photographer of the Year 2014”.


FEP Competition 2015 

Entries will open on October 2014.  NEW! It would be possible to enter  each of the 6 categories with an unlimited number of pictures, and the aggregate scores of the top 3 will being considered for the awards.  

World Photographic Cup 2015 

Registrations will open from September 1st 2014. FEP welcome the coming second edition of this unique competition wishing every success to all the teams of Europe!

A presentation of the WPC 2015, now supported beyond FEP and PPA (Professional Photographers of America), also by UAPP (the Union of Asian Professional Photography) and  AIPP (Australian Institute of Professional Photography)  will take place during Photokina,  on September 17th, 2014. Individual finalists and medalists, and all the WPC winning  teams will be awarded at Montpellier, France, April 14th 2015. Further information SOON on www.worldphotographiccup.org


Qualifications 

FETA Dead line for submission extended up to August 31st

EP  Registrations are open!  the fully on line FEP basic qualification is now up and running. 

QEP/MASTER QEP   Pre-registrations for the next session will open since August 1st  up to the end of October .   

Video Qualifications – NEW !  The FEP Board agreed to introduce a new set of FEP EUROPEAN QUALIFICATIONS FOR VIDEOGRAPHERS. This has been considered a way to save the business for the individuals and to attract new young membership for the associations. The project will go ahead with Neil Warner as Chairman for two years and the aim to have the first round of FEP video qualifications in Spain at the end of 2015. 


Next meetings  

2014 

17-19th September inside Photokina: WPC Presentation, FETA Award Ceremony, FEP Award ceremony and the THE e FEP General Assembly meeting will take place in Cologne, Germany, inside Photokina.  

November 29-30th, and December 1st: A  QEP session will be held in Rome, Italy, on. It will be followed by a FEP Board meeting . Meeting will be held in the central located  Studio Orizzonte, owned by Antonio Barrella, in cooperation with the IED (Istituto Europeo del Design). 

2015  

14-16th February 2015: “FEP International Photo DAYS” -  The FEP Board sponsored the realization of such event in Trieste, Italy.  The handling out of FEP awards 2015 (February 15th) and the annual FEP GA meeting (February 16th) will take place in the same venue. 

15 April 2015 : World Photographic Cup 2015 presentation,  aside the GNPP National Congress, at Montpelier, France.  Next WPC awarding ceremonies are already scheduled in 2016 in Australia and in 2017 in Japan. 

June 2015: QEP session, UK (date/venue to be confirmed) 

November 2015:  QEP session,  Toledo, Spain (date to be confirmed) 

2016 

FEP also received options to have a QEP session in Poland in June 2016, and a second session in The Netherlands, November 2016. 

 


FEP Cover Picture of July 2014

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Congratulations to Filipe Santos, EP, Portugal.

This picture, with more than 250 votes is the FEP Cover Picture of the Month, for July 2014

Follow us on Facebook and dicover all the FEP cover pictures of the month!


WINNERS of the FEP Competition 2014

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... and the winners 2014 are ...

The “FEP Photographer of the Year Awards 2014” has been entered by more than 400 photographers from Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Netherland, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Uk, Ukraine in the 6 catagories and one special section.

"It is always an honor to see and enjoy the work of the best of the best", says Chairman of the Judges and FEP President Jorgen Brandt, Master QEP, "The creative mind of the winners is stunning, the effort amazing - and at this very high level the difference is in the details…… Congratulations to the GOLDEN CAMERA winners and those being so very close, the SILVER CAMERA and BRONZE CAMERA winners.  Thank you for sharing your works. You are an inspiration to us all"

The Over All Winner - The FEP Photographer of the Year 2014 - will be announced at the Award Ceremony in Photokina on September 18th 2014.

You may see the winning pictures's gallery HERE! 

Congratulations to:

COMMERCIAL

Yuri Afanasiev, Russia, FEP COMMERCIAL GOLDEN CAMERA 2014

Marian Benes, Czech republic, FEP COMMERCIAL SILVER CAMERA 2014

Leonid Petrov, Russia, FEP COMMERCIAL BRONZE CAMERA 2014

ILLUSTRATION/DIGITAL/FINE ART

Uli Staiger, Germany, FEP ILLUSTRATIVE GOLDEN CAMERA 2014

Christine Simpson, Ireland, FEP ILLUSTRATIVE SILVER CAMERA 2014

Vesa Tyni, Finland, FEP ILLUSTRATIVE BRONZE CAMERA 2014

LANDSCAPE

Vincenzo Tessarin, Italy, FEP LANDSCAPE GOLDEN CAMERA 2014

Vaclav Sojka, Czech Republic, FEP LANDSCAPE SILVER CAMERA 2014

Pavol Delej, Slovakia, FEP LANDSCAPE BRONZE CAMERA 2014

PORTRAIT

Mikhail Panin, Russia, FEP PORTRAIT GOLDEN CAMERA 2014

Evgeny Kolesnik, Ukraine, FEP PORTRAIT SILVER CAMERA 2014

Alvaro Jose Ruiz Nogues, FEP PORTRAIT BRONZE CAMERA 2014

REPORTAGE

Isabel Corthier, Belgium, FEP REPORTAGE GOLDEN CAMERA 2014

Francis Gameiro, France, FEP REPORTAGE SILVER CAMERA 2014

Pavol Delej, Slovakia, FEP REPORTAGE BRONZE CAMERA 2014

WEDDING

Juan Carlos Guardia Vazquez, Spain, FEP WEDDING GOLDEN CAMERA 2014

Helder Couto, Portugal, FEP WEDDING SILVER CAMERA 2014

Tomás Avis, Spain, FEP WEDDING BRONZE CAMERA2014

STUDENTS AND YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS

Malou Reedorf, Denmark, FEP STUDENTS AND YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS GOLDEN CAMERA 2014

Marius Vieth, Germany, FEP STUDENTS AND YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS SILVER CAMERA 2014

Jan Skop, Czech Republic, FEP STUDENTS AND YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS BRONZE CAMERA 2014

All the winners are invited to come to the FEP Awards Ceremony which will take place on September, 18th, 2014 in Photokina, Cologne, Germany, at 17.00. They will be presented in front of an international audience. (More details will be communicated by email).

"It has been a close race, and the finalists and winners are the very best in a very hard competition with a lot of high scorers running up. The photographers are of course the center of a competition, but without the hard, qualified, joyful and voluntary work of the judges, there would not be any prestigious competition. So FEP would like to thank all the Judges for showing their love for Photography and its trade" says Chairman of the Judges and FEP President Jorgen Brandt, MQEP.

We had 2 separate juries, which are:

 Portrait 

Reportage 

Wedding 

Students and Young Photographers

•       Toni Sousa, Spain

•       Ulrich Schulte, Sweden

•       Daniel Kaifer, Chech Repl.

•       Kenneth Plough,  Denmark

•       Bernard Audry, France

•       Andrey Balabasov, Germany

•       Filip Santens, Belgium

Commercial 

Illustration, digital art, fine art 

Landscape 

•   Bryn Griffits,  UK

•   Aleandro Battistini, Italy

•   Donal Murphy, Ireland

•   Jacques Bakker, Netherlands

•   Ramon Sammut, Malta

•   Marek Czarnecki, Poland

•   Franz G. Messenbäck, Austria

Finally we inform you that after re-examining the scores we found that some photographers where so close to the finalists that, in a few cases, we have extended the list of finalists beyond 10. You will find the list  HERE 

For further information and images for press use - please contact FEP Press Officer Jørgen Brandt at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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