Graphis Photography Annual 2013

Graphis Photography Annual 2013

“The years best photographs, shot by some of the world’s most respected photographers and selected from an international pool of entries, these beautifully reproduced images are organized by category for easy referencing. This year’s book includes an interview with photographer Bill Diadato, discussing his background and the inspiration behind his work. Included are hundreds of stunning images, each awarded a Graphis Gold or Platinum Award for excellence.” – More about the Photography Annual 2013My work “Pasta Light” which received a Gold Award in the Advertising category will also be included.


Annual 100 Best in Photography 2011

In this edition, Graphis presents the year’s 100 Best international photographs. We are also including a memorial to Irving Penn with a collection of his work and an article on his creative process written by one of his collaborators: Vogue Fashion Editor Phyllis Posnick. This annual also presents Graphis Gold, and a few exceptional Platinum winning photographs, from some eminent Photographers, including Francois Robert, Howard Schatz, Albert Watson, Jeff Williams and Stuuert, alexandfelix, Benjamin de Diesbach and many more. Accompanied with each entry is a Q&A that explains how the photographer captured the award-winning image. – See more:


Photography Annual 2010

The Annual features the year’s best photographs, awarded a Graphis Gold or Platinum Award, taken by some of the world’s eminent Photographers, including Craig Cutler, Henry Leutwyler, Heinz Baumann, Laurie Frankel and dramatic journalism photographs for Newsweek. This edition features a Q&A with the Chief Curator of the International Center of Photography, Brian Wallis, and a documentation of the most preferred equipment used.

“Graphis has been a paradigm of perfection, beauty & excellence, archetype of the highest standards in quality for many decades & a source of great inspiration for many artists throughout the world. Thank you for this priceless gift!” Parish Kohanim, Fine Art Photographer. – See more:


2009 Annual IPA Book

The International Photography Awards is excited to present the volume 7 of the IPA Book collection. The 7th edition has been published in both softcover, portrait format boasting 264 pages of award winning photographic work from both living legendary photographers and contemporary photographers alike. The 2009 Annual Awards Book highlights the work of all first, second and third place winners in both the professional and non-professional categories of the competition along with the names of the Honorable Mentions and Lucie Award recipients: Ara Guler, Gilles Peress, Fazal Sheikh, Jean-Paul Goude, Mark Seliger, Reza, Marvin Newman and The W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund. Purchase your copy of the 7th Annual IPA Book to complete your collection in soft cover. – See more:


The Secrets of Books III



LONDON 25.05.2009 – Professional photographer HEINZ BAUMANN (Switzerland) was presented with the 3rd Annual Photography Masters Cup First Place – OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT in the category of STILL LIFE for the winning entry, The Secrets of Books III and 2nd Place – MERIT OF EXCELLENCE of the Photographer of the Year Award at a prestigious live online Winners and Nomination Ceremony presented by International Color Awards to recognize excellence in color photography.
Thousands of images were received from ninety-two countries. The nominated photographers were selected by a who’s who Judging Panel from the international photography community, including Christie’s (New York), National Geographic (Washington) and Fox Broadcasting Company (Los Angeles). The Panel reviewed the images online over an eight week period and Baumann’s The Secrets of Books III, an exceptional image entered in the Still Life category, received the highest percentage of votes overall.
“The Masters Cup celebrates photographers who operate at the highest levels of their craft,” said the awards Creative Director, Basil O’Brien. “Heinz Baumann’s work represents color photography at its finest and we’re pleased to present him with the title of OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT in the Still Life category and MERIT OF EXCELLENCE of the Photographer of the Year Award.” 
You can view the 3rd Annual Winners Gallery online at

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 non-professional photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in color photography.