News from Steve Reynolds
Photographic news and details of distinctions gained
I entered a few International Photography competitions in 2007, but only really started in earnest in 2008. These competitions are either organised by the Photographic Society of America (PSA) or the Federation Internationale De L'Art Photographique (FIAP).
So far I have managed to achieve a number of acceptances and distinctions which are listed below:
2007: Man of Bath accepted at the 150th RPS Print Exhibition.
2008: Honourable Mention (FIAP ribbon) for 'Scars of Childhood' at the Southampton International.
2009 (June): Awarded first PSA star (18 acceptances) in Large Colour Prints.
2009 (Nov): 100th international acceptance.
2010 (April): Awarded first PSA star (18 acceptances) in the electronic images division.
2010 (May): My panel of 20 'Dark Venice ' images gained a Fellowship with the Irish Photographic Federation (IPF).
2010 (Sept;) awarded second PSA star (36 acceptances) in Large Colour Prints. Also second PSA star (36 acceptances) in the electronic images division.
2010 (October): Website re-designed thanks to Widerange galleries.
2010 (Dec) Joined Model Mayhem as a photographer id # 1981878.
2011 (Jan) 102 International acceptances (projected images and prints) in 2010.
2011 (Jan) awarded first and second PSA stars in the Colour Projected Images Division.
2011 (March) 250th International acceptance
2011 (March) gained Artiste distinction (AFIAP) from the Federation Internationale De L'Art Photographique (FIAP).
2011 (June) Gained third PSA star from the Colour Projected Images Division.
2011 (Aug) 'Waiting' accepted at the RPS Projected images exhibition.
2011 (Dec) Pandora's Box Highly Commended in colour print section at the Smethwick International
2011 (Dec) awarded 3rd PSA Star for large colour prints.
2012 (Feb) awarded 3rd PSA star from the Electronic Imaging Division
2012 (Feb) 500th International acceptance
2012 (June) gained Excellence distinction (EFIAP) from the Federation Internationale De L'Art Photographique (FIAP).
2012 (June) Irrevelent Prayer gained a PSA GOLD in the Spanish Andorran Cicuit- Mallorca Salon
2012 (Nov) gained Fourth PSA star from the Colour Projected Images Division -Photographic Society of America.
2012 (Nov) gained Fourth PSA star from the Electronic Imaging Division -Photographic Society of America
2013 (Jan) gained Proficiency Distinction PPSA with the Photographic Society of America.
2013 (June) gained 1000th International acceptance.
2014 (Jan) Enchanted garden awarded Silver medal -best creative colour print at the Wilmington International
2014 (Feb) Enchanted garden awarded UPI silver medal in Greek circuit Salon
2014 (May) gained EFIAP/b bronze award from the Federation Internationale De L' Art Photographic (FIAP)
2014 (August) Enchanted garden won best of class for large colour prints (experimental) at the Central Washington State Fair.
2015 (March) my photos have now been accepted in over 50 counties in exhibition competitions.
2015 (March) gained Galaxy first and second stars with the projected image division with the PSA.
2015 (October) Snow Blizzard won Chairman's choice medal at the Harapasad Salon, Vibgyor circuit in India.
2015 (December) Dignity received Hon Mention at the Podgorica Salon in Montenegro and also at the Novi Sad and Adria Salons.
2016 (Jan) Awarded fourth star in the Photo Travel Division from the PSA.
2016 (Feb) Spiritual Purification awarded salon Gold medal at the Kula Salon, Serbia.
2016 (March) Pride and Disdain awarded Bronze medal in the Southern Counties Print Championship.
2016 (April) gained 2000th International acceptance.
2016 (May) Fire Ritual awarded Merit at the Asian Travel Photogragher of the Year 2016.
2017 (Jan) Awarded Galaxy third star in the colour projected image division from the PSA
2017 (Feb) Gained EPSA (Excellence award) from the PSA