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I am honored to announce that I have been rewarded the following at the Prix De La Photography Paris contest. PX3 ;Non-Professional; Nature/Flowers. First place, Dancing Iris I. PX3 ;Non-Professional; Nature Flowers. Honorable Mention, Dancing Iris I. "The "Prix de la Photographie Paris" (Px3) strives to promote the appreciation of photography, to discover emerging talent, and introduce photographers from around the world to the artistic community of Paris. Winning photographs from this competition are exhibited in a high-profile gallery in Paris and published in the high-quality, full-color Px3 Annual Book." Visit http://px3 0 comments

Iris Light IV

by kfagerstromlevring , May 20, 2010—12:00 AM

Topics: contests, feelings, management, rejection

I created this series called Iris Light I-VI, to add as my submission to a certain contest I had in mind. Had a good time creating them, as always, and I got a lot of great feedback from friends and others. I did not make it to the final though, in that certain contest. It made me sad and for a while even angry "How could they reject my beautiful pictures?" Finally I came to realize that not every judge can adore my pictures, and maybe its not the judges remarks that make my heart sing and my creativity flow, but remarks as "I adore your work", "magical" and "gorgeous", which short as they are, (and not very technical:)) comes from the heart of the viewer and enters mine, without the need of any long explanations… Continue reading… 1 comment