For Immediate Release:
INTERNATIONAL COLOR AWARDS HONORS
PHOTOGRAPHER FROM VUGHT, THE NETHERLANDS
LONDON, UK 07 MAY 2006 - Landscape and Nature Photographer
"Ruud Peters" of Vught, the Netherlands was presented
with the 2006 International Color Awards "Nominee" in the category
of "Nature Professional" at a prestigious live online Awards Ceremony recognizing excellence
in color photography.
Thousands of images were received from over
fifty two countries. The nominated photographers were selected by a who's who
Judging Panel of the most esteemed creative professionals in art and photography
from National Geographic Channel in Washington
DC to Vogue and the Fine Art Society in London. The Panel
images online over a six week period and gave prizes in twenty
two categories to photographers of twenty nine nationalities.
Ruud Peters's "a
perfect glide", "nature's curls" and "sticky",
entered in the "Nature - Professional"category received
a high percentage of
"The Color Awards celebrates photographers
who operate at the highest levels of their craft," said the awards Creative Director,
Basil O'Brien. "Ruud Peters's entry certainly represents
color imaging at its finest and we're pleased to present him
with the 2006 nominee title."
International Color Awards promotes the
finest contemporary photographers to the world's leading art directors, agencies,
editors, galleries, curators, publishers, and dealers
of photographic art. A celebrated online event around the
globe, the annual Nominations & Winners Presentation is
webcast live in a dynamic show that honors the finest work
with the highest achievements in color photography. The awards benefit Art for Disabled Children.
You can view the 2006 Winners and Nominees
online at: http://www.thecolorawards.com/2006presentation/gallery/program.htm