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13th Annual International Color Awards Winner

Artist Comments “I am incredibly honored to be among the winners in the 13th Annual International Color Awards. I feel privileged to have my work showcased alongside such talented and creative artists. Congratulations to all the photographers and a huge thank you to International Color Awards and the esteemed jury who have taken their time to deliberate over such a wide selection of images across so many different genres.”   International Color Awards – Winner Announcement LOS ANGELES March 14th, […]

“Anthropogenic” Image Series Shortlisted in London International Creative Competition 2019

Artist Comments “I am truly honored to be among the 14 Professional Photographers who were shortlisted in the London International Creative Competition 2019. In total 100 design and projects were shortlisted from work across a diverse range of formats, from painting to printmaking and from fashion to photography”.   LONDON INTERNATIONAL CREATIVE COMPETITION Since starting out in 2006, the London International Creative Competition has been recognising and rewarding the world’s most fresh and progressive talents. Our artists are connected not […]

Gold Winner in Tokyo International Foto Awards 2019

Artist Comments “I am overwhelmed and incredibly grateful to be a Gold winner in the prestigious Tokyo International Foto Awards 2019. The image “Zeus” was awarded Gold in the Landscape-Sunset category and Bronze in the Nature-Lanscapes category. Congratulations to all the photographers and a huge thank you to TIFA, the incredible judges and the organizers who run this distinguished photographic competition.” Tokyo International Foto Awards (TIFA) In another tremendous year for TIFA, we received thousands of highly qualified entries from […]

The Showcase: A Collection of The Loan Collection’s Very Best

PPA’s annual International Photographic Competition (commonly referred to as ‘IPC’) produces the very best photographers from all over the world. Thousands of images are submitted, but only the very best get selected to be published in the esteemed PPA Loan Collection Book.

The PPA Loan Collection

Simply put, the Loan Collection exhibits the best of the best from the IPC. These amazing images are collected into a gorgeous and massive, hardcover Showcase book. This book is made available for purchase to Collectors all over the world. Most importantly, it is known for being a collection of images that set the standard for quality in our industry.

These gorgeous books are published by one of PPA’s partners, Marathon Press.  You can buy the Loan Collection book directly from them.

Source: www.ppa.com

The Importance of Art in Your Home

Art creates mood and adds personal character to your space Your home is “your place,” and that’s why decorating it with personal items is so important. You need to feel comfortable in your home! Surrounding yourself with art you love will help you enjoy where you spend a majority of your time. From a functional design standpoint, art acts as a focal point, makes a room appear finished, and immediately shows off your interests and values to visitors. By choosing […]

Unique Moments in Time

The award-winning photographer Torleif Lie is just as much an artist as a photographer. – My biggest passion is nature and landscape photography. I create photographic artwork based on a personal interpretation of a place. I consider myself an artist who uses photography to express myself, explains Torleif Lie. He has won several international awards for his work and was recently one of the winners in the prestigious International Color Awards. He has also won several awards in Prix de […]

“Desert Cathedral” published in the International Color Awards – Winners Book 2019

The International Color Photographer of the Year – Winners Book features the best color photography of 2019, selected by the industry at the 12th International Color Awards. “Desert Cathedral” was published in the 2019 Winners Book – Click on the image below to view the book. International Color Awards Celebrating its 13th year, International Color Awards is the world`s leading international color photography award. The program has showcased thousands of photographers from around the world, making it the benchmark by […]

Silver Medalist in the Professional Photographers of America’s International Photographic Competition 2019

Artist Comments “I am completely overwhelmed and incredibly grateful to be a Silver Medalist in the prestigious Professional Photographers of America’s International Photographic Competition 2019 and by having an image selected to be published in the esteemed Loan Collection Book. Congratulations to all the photographers and a huge thank you to PPA, the eminent judges and the organizers who who run this distinguished photographic competition.” PRESS RELEASE: Norwegian Photographer Named Silver Medalist at International Photographic Competition  Torleif Lie is honored […]

“Interweave” on display at the FESPA Global Print Expo 2019

“Thor Fine Art in cooperation with ChromaLuxe displayed the “Interweave” art piece during the FESPA Global Print Expo 2019, held in Munich 14-17 May 2019. The image was printed on the superior ChromaLuxe fine art print medium. The installation was a crop of the 300-inch original image. “Interweave” will also be on display at the ChromaLuxe showroom in Belgium”.     FESPA 2019 FESPA 2019 is Europe’s largest international wide format professional printing exhibition. Where over 700 exhibitors showcase their […]

New Camera System

Featuring an amazing 51.4 megapixels on a high-performance CMOS image sensor, the PENTAX 645Z assures super-high-resolution images with a stunningly realistic sense of depth combined with vivid colors and rich shadow detail. The resulting image features a uniquely distinct look and unmistakable brilliance. The CMOS image sensor, with an imaging area (43.8mm x 32.8mm) approximately 1.7 times larger than that of a 35mm full-size sensor.