Congratulations to all our members whose images were selected as part of the PSSA teams for the FIAP Black & White & Nature Biennials.


Forty countries participated in the Black & White Biennial which was judged in Vereeniging by Freddy van Gilbergen MFIAP, EFIAP/s, Hon EFIAP from Belgium, Nige Westwood from Zimbabwe and Markus Worsdorfer from Germany. We took 20th position in this Biennial. The prints have been on exhibition at the FIAP Congress in Durban and at the GFI Gallery in Port Elizabeth.

Scotland was the winning country closely followed by Russia & Argentina – their panels of 10 images can be seen below

These are the winning images of the Black & White Biennial 2018

FIAP GOLD MEDAL

Winter Solitude Brian Clark 319 Scotland

Brian Clark - Scotland - Winter Solitude

FIAP SILVER MEDAL

Basketball M 16.4 Vladimir Savcinsky 333 Slovakia

Vladimir Savcinsky - Slovakia - Basketball M 16.4

FIAP SILVER MEDAL

Entre Rejas Antonio García Redondo 367 Spain

Antonio García Redondo - Spain - Entre Rejas

FIAP BRONZE MEDAL

Metropol Parosol Seville Spain  Breen Porter 256 New Zealand

Breen Porter - New Zealand - Metropol Parosol Seville Spain

FIAP BRONZE MEDAL

Frends Sergey Anisimov 285 Russia

Sergey Anisimov - Russia - Frends

FIAP BRONZE MEDAL

Allessandro Willi Hübner 381 Switzerland

Willi Habner - Switzerland - Allessandro

PSSA GOLD MEDAL – JUDGES CHOICE – FREDDY Van GILBERGEN

Afternoon Activities 1 Zoltan Bisak 321 Serbia

Afternoon Activities 1 – Bisak Zoltan – Serbia

PSSA GOLD MEDAL – JUDGES CHOICE – NIGE WESTWOOD

Pudeur Stephane Kaelen 53 Belgium

Pudeur – Stephane Kaelen – Belgium

PSSA GOLD MEDAL – JUDGES CHOICE – MARKUS WORSDORFER

Tom At Home Fryer Andy  135 England

Tom at Home – Andy Fryer Great Britain

 

Nature Biennials

28 Countries entered the Print section of the Nature Biennial and we were placed 10th, and 33 countries entered the digital section and we were placed 4th, well-done everyone.

Special Congratulations to Bennie Vivier for being awarded the FIAP Bronze Medal for Golden Jump, Dries Fourie for being awarded the Photographic Society of Oman Gold Medal for Fear and Jan Jacobs for being awarded the Photographic Society of Oman Honorable Mention for Eagle and the Fox.

 

Bennie Vivier was awarded the FIAP Bronze Medal for "Golden Jump"

Golden Jump   Bennie Vivier

 

Dries Fourie was awarded the Photographic Society of Oman Gold Medal for "Fear"

 Fear   Dries Fourie

 

Jan Jacobs was awarded the Photographic Society of Oman Honorable Mention for "Eagle and the Fox"

Eagle and fox   Jan Jacobs 

 

Below, please find the South African entry for the Digital and Prints categories followed by the FIAP Black & White Biennial winning panel of Scotland.  

Kind regards

Jill

 

Digital

 

Prints

 

FIAP Black & White Biennial Winning Panel of Scotland