Assistant Editor’s Note: Kristin Gill is a member of ATTA and was a core member of the 2011 Adventure Travel World Summit Storytelling team responsible for capturing and creating media content at the Summit.
London, ENGLAND – Photographer Kristen Gill of USA was presented with the 5th Annual Photography Masters Cup Nominee title in the category of ‘Children of the World’ as well as in the category of ‘Americana’ at a prestigious Nomination & Winners PhotoShow. The live online ceremony webcast Sunday, October 29, 2011 was attended by photography fans in 83 countries who logged on to see the climax of the industry’s most important event for color photography.
The awards international Jury included captains of the industry ranging from Hasted Hunt Kraeutler in New York, Brancolini Grimaldi, David & Goliath, Simon Studer Art Associates, Stills Gallery to Christie’s in London who honored Color Masters with 272 coveted title awards and 1099 nominees in 18 categories.
“It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 13,321 entries we received this year,” said Basil O’Brien, the awards Creative Director. “Kristen Gill’s “Brazilian Boys With Books” an exceptional image entered in the Children of the World category, as well as her and “Desolate Americana Landscape” entered in the Americana category, represents contemporary color photography at its finest, and we’re pleased to present her with the double title of Nominee.”
See the 5th Annual Winners & Nominees at http://www.thecolorawards.com/
INTERNATIONAL COLOR AWARDS PHOTOGRAPHY MASTERS CUP is the leading international award honoring excellence in color 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 color photography.