FEP Photographer of the Year Awards 2017: First Results

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FEP Professional Photographer of the Year Awards 2017, first results

The FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards 2017 reached a record number of entries! Almost 2000 pictures from Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine and UK. 

The International Jury, composed by 10 international judges and chaired by Jorgen Brandt, worked hard during last month and so now we have the first results!

We are happy to announce that the following photographers, in alphabetical order, are within the top 10 per category with their set of 3 pictures, or they got at least an award with one or more single images. 

Our congratulations go to:

COMMERCIAL
Christian Boontjes, Netherland
Yaroslav Danylchenko, Ukraine
Igor Dvoretskiy, Russia 
Günther Egger, Austria
Raymond Engmark, Norway 
Bryn Griffiths, UK
Dušan Holovej, Slovakia
Antti Karppinen, Finland
Onni Wiljami Kinnunen, Finland
Steven Massart, Belgium
Donal Murphy, Ireland
Gerry O'Leary, Ireland
Reginald Tackoen, Belgium 
Manola van Leeuwe, Netherland 
Peter Verplancke, Belgium
Blaž Zupančič, Slovenia

FASHION
Fernando Branquinho, Portugal
Günther Egger, Austria
Frøydis Geithus, Norway
Linda Leitner, Austria
Edgar Raphael, Portugal
Malou Reedorf, Denmark 
Xanti Rodriguez, Spain
Michael Schnabl, Austria
Reginald Tackoen, Belgium
Natasha Volk, Ukraine 

ILLUSTRATIVE/DIGITAL ART
Therese Asplund, Sweden
Yves-Michel Barclay, France
Fernando Branquinho, Portugal
Peter Cakovsky, Slovakia 
Mikaela Holmberg, Finland 
Antti Karppinen, Finland
Onni Wiljami Kinnunen, Finland 
Petteri Löppönen, Finland
William Moureaux, France
Jose Manuel Ortega Romero, Spain
Malou Reedorf, Denmark 
Xanti Rodriguez, Spain
Suvi Sievilä, Finland 
Serge Strelnikoff, Russia
Michal Zahornacky, Slovakia

LANDSCAPE
Michael Böhmländer, Austria
Christian Boontjes, Netherland 
Stefan Brenner, Austria
Mark Gilligan, UK 
Tom D. Jones, Belgium
Sonja Jordan, Austria
Levani Levanidze, Georgia 
Torsten Muehlbacher, Austria
Steven Put, Belgium
Irakli Shavgulidze, Georgia
Peter Svoboda, Slovakia 
Markus van Hauten, Germany 

PORTRAIT
Therese Asplund, Sweden 
Patrizia Burra, Italy
Andreas Eikeseth Nygjerd, Norway 
Vicente Esteban, Spain 
Mikaela Holmberg, Finland
Serhii Kozolup, Ukraine 
Terri Lindholm, Sweden
Guido Pelgrim, Netherland
Natalia Pipkina, Norway
Suvi Roiko, Finland 
Igor Sakharov, Russia
Suvi Sievilä, Finland
Gabriella Soutine, Sweden
Vesa Tyni, Finland 
Juhamatti Vahdersalo, Finland
Beate Willumsen, Norway 

REPORTAGE
Martin Balaz, Slovakia
Rui Caria, Portugal
Roberto Colacioppo, Italy
Antonio Gibotta, Italy
Jesus Jimenez, Spain
Rastislav Margus, Czech Republic
William Moureaux, France
Marcos Rodríguez, Spain
Markus Schmuck, Germany
Gio Versyck, Belgium

SPORTS
Therese Asplund, Sweden 
Christian Boontjes, Netherland
Matthias Hangst, Germany
Simon Hausberger, Austria
Stefan Kothner, Austria 
Herbert Kratky, Austria
Andre Schönherr, Austria
Alois Spandl, Austria 
David Tett, UK
Heleen Vink, Netherland

WEDDING
Iuri Akopov, Georgia
David Anton, Germany
Nevzat Basaran, Denmark
Thibault Chappe, France
Pavol Delej, Slovakia
Frøydis Geithus, Norway
Jose Luis Guardia Peinado, Spain 
Jose Luis Guardia Vazquez, Spain 
Maris Kiselov, Latvia 
Antonio Martin, Spain
Carlos Felipe Ortiz, Spain

WILDLIFE
Patrik Bartuska, Czech Republic
Stefan Brenner, Austria
Ann Coppens, Belgium
Michael Finn, Ireland
Tom D. Jones, Belgium
Rastislav Margus, Czech Republic
William Moureaux, France
Karel Mus, Belgium
Seppo Rintala, Finland 
Michael Schnabl, Austria
Søren Sviland, Norway

STUDENTS/YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS
Hiep Duong Chi, Czech Republic
Don Raça, Kosovo
Luis Rüsing, Germany
Laura Wallkötter, Germany

(The results of the special section “students & young photographers” will follow soon).

Next week, we will publish the names of only the finalists (the "TOP 10" per category), who will be invited at the FEP Awards Ceremony, in Catania, Italy, on April 2nd, 2017, during the FEP Photo Days 2017. 

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