FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS HONORS PHOTOGRAPHER MARK KELLY FROM AUSTRALIA
LOS ANGELES 24th October, 2014 – Professional photographer Mark Kelly of Australia presented with the 9th Annual Black and White Spider Awards One Honorable Mention & Five Nominations in the category at a prestigious Nomination & Winners PhotoShow webcast Saturday, October 18, 2014.
The live online gala was attended by photography fans around the globe who logged on to see the climax of the industry’s most important event for black and white photography.
The awards international Jury included captains of the industry from The Royal Photographic Society, FoMu Fotomuseum, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Torch Gallery, Stockholm City Museum to Fratelli Alinari in Florence who honored Spider Fellows with 298 coveted title awards and 957 nominees in 14 categories.
“It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 8,508 entries from 73 countries that we received this year,” said Basil O’Brien, the awards Creative Director. Mark Kelly’s five exceptional images entered in the Professional category, represents black and white photography at its finest, and we’re pleased to present him with the following Awards.”
- Honorable Mention in Architectural | ‘Dark MOFO ‘
- Nominee in Fine Art | ‘Its Raining’
- Nominee in Fine Art | ‘Spectra Light Tower’
- Nominee in Nature | ‘Cape Bruny Lighthouse’
- Nominee in Still Life | ‘Skull’
You can view the 9th Annual Winners Gallery at www.thespiderawards.com/gallery/9th
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.
Contact: Mark Kelly