YPS All India Salon 2017  

Distinguished Jury

Section Name Jury 1 Jury 2 Jury 3
MONOCHROME Dr. B K Sinha Mr. Bhupesh Chandra Little Mr. A G Lakshminarayan
COLOR Dr. B K Sinha Mr. Bhupesh Chandra Little Mr. A G Lakshminarayan
NATURE Mr. Diinesh Kumble Mr. Prasanna Venkatesh G Mr. Praveen Kumar H V
TRAVEL Dr. B K Sinha Mr. Bhupesh Chandra Little Mr. A G Lakshminarayan

Dr. B K Sinha

MFIAP, ESFIAP, Hon.FIP, ARPS, Hon. FSoF, Hon. FICS, Hon. PESGSPC, Hon. PAD

Dr. B K Sinha is Honorary Secretary General of The Federation of Indian Photography since 2012. At FIP he is also responsible for Salons, Overall Control and Distinctions. He was instrumental in starting affordable Workshops at FIP. Under his leadership, FIP has conducted 16 National as well as 5 International Workshops.

His photographic journey started in 1970 with the acquisition of Minolta SLR and then his passion for photography never subsided. He is the founder of Photographic Association of Bihar. He holds the 8th ranking position in PSA Nature Who-is-who. He has won innumerable awards and had promoted Salons and judged in many all his life.


Mr. Bhupesh Chandra Little

EFIAP, Hon. FICS

Mr. Bhupesh Chandra Little, is the Dean of Student's Welfare and In-charge of Photography at College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow from which he did is Master of Fine Arts in Photography. He is the Chairman of Horizon International through which he had organized 5 International Exhibitions

He has won 35 International Awards from 10 different countries and 150 National Awards. Over 1500 of his works were accepted in International and All India exhibitions. His works are on display at the ‘Metropolitan Museum’ Spain, and ‘International Federation of Photography’ France. One of his images was also printed in the Platinum Jubilee Coffee Table Book of PSA. He is a co-author of the book 'Experimental Photography'.


Mr. A G Lakshminarayan

EFIAP, ARPS

Mr. A.G.Lakshminarayan started his photographic journey in 1972 and learnt photography from the world famous pictorial photographer late Dr. D.V.Rao. He is a specialist in creative photography, macro and bird photography. A specialist in photoshop, he conducted many digital post processing workshops for beginners and advanced photographers.

He concentrated only in creative section of international salons and got 66 awards and over 500 acceptances. His works were exhibited all over the world. He had been a judge in many Salons and contributed articles to many reputed Kannada magazines.


Mr. Diinesh Kumble

Mr. Diinesh Kumble is one of the finest Wildlife photographers in the country. He has published several books on photography and considers photography as a gift from mankind. He has documented three books including his hugely popular "Dream Safari: A Pictorial Journey Through Africa" is an interesting account of his trips to Kenya and Tanzania.


Mr. Prasanna Venkatesh G

EFIAP, ARPS

Mr. Prasanna Venkatesh Gubbi has more than 15 international and 30 National awards. He has exhibited more than 400 images in 20 different countries including India, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Germany, Australia, Austria, Argentina, Hungary, Scotland, Greece, Slovenia and many more. He is the winner of Asia's most prestigious Wildlife Photography Award, Windland Smith Rice Natures Best Photography, Asia in Birds Section in the year 2016. His images have been published in many magazines including Sanctuary Asia.


Mr. Praveen Kumar H V

MFIAP, FRPS, AICS, Hon. PSG

Mr. Praveen Kumar H V, the previous President of YPS, works as an Inspector in Customs and Central Excise. He has covered most of the sanctuaries in the country and has made exemplary images, especially images of Tigers. He has exhibited his photographs in Sydney, Spain, South Africa, Canada, Finland, Portugal and France. Mr. Kumar, who is also a theater and TV artist, has done shows in Kannada and Telugu.


Open Judging

The judging procedure of the salon will be open to the public to attend and is not restricted to participants or to YPS members. While the judging is ongoing, the attendees must observe complete silence and in no way are allowed to question the ethics of the jury.

Youth Photographic Society® has developed a system for live diplay of scores at the venue of judging. After initial individual scoring of images by the jury, the jury will be able to use the system to filter images by scores and by other parameters to assist the jury in finalising the awards. All finalised awards and acceptances are then uploaded to the Salon website after verification. The same will also be intimated to the entrants through emails.

Awards

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General Awards

FIP GOLD 1
YPS Silver 1
YPS Bronze 1
Honorable Mention - Rajalakshmi Hegde Best Still Life 1
Honorable Mention - Rural Life in Color 1
Honorable Mention - Color Abstract / Pattern / Blur 1
Honorable Mention - Best Landscape 1
Honorable Mention - TIGER Murali Memorial Color Digital Creation 1
Honorable Mention - Savithramma Memorial Color Portrait 1
Honorable Mention - Sunrise/Sunset 1
Honorable Mention - Sports in Color 1
Honorable Mention - Fireworks in memory of Smt. Susheelamma Anantharamu 1
Honorable Mention - Colors in Nature in memory of K R Anantha Ramu 1
Acceptance

FIP GOLD - Vista 1
YPS Silver 1
YPS Bronze - Mayur Polepalli Memorial Award 1
Honorable Mention - Kilar Subbarao Hegde Monochrome Portait 1
Honorable Mention - Magic of B + W 1
Honorable Mention - Light & Shade 1
Honorable Mention - Magic of B+W 1
Honorable Mention - Rural Life in B+W 1
Honorable Mention - Back-lit Magic 1
Honorable Mention - Digital Creation 1
Honorable Mention - Magic of B+W 1
Honorable Mention - Monuments in Black and White 1
Honorable Mention - Clouds, Fog, Smoke 1
Acceptance

FIP GOLD - TNA Perumal Best in Nature 1
BookMyLens YPS Silver 1
BookMyLens YPS Bronze 1
Honorable Mention - Best Animal in Habitat 1
Honorable Mention - Best Bird Portrait 1
Honorable Mention - Best Bird Behavior 1
Honorable Mention - Best Bird in Action 1
Honorable Mention - BookMyLens - Awesome Nature 1
Honorable Mention - BookMyLens - Nature in Action 1
Honorable Mention - BookMyLens - Awesome Nature 1
Honorable Mention - Awesome Nature 1
Honorable Mention - Macro - Mayur Polepalli Memorial Award 1
Honorable Mention - Night Life 1
Acceptance

FIP GOLD 1
YPS Silver 1
YPS Bronze 1
Honorable Mention - BookMyLens - Beautiful Places 1
Honorable Mention - BookMyLens - Cityscape 1
Honorable Mention - Culture and Festivals 1
Honorable Mention - Beautiful Places 1
Honorable Mention - Artisans & Performers 1
Honorable Mention - Beautiful Places 1
Honorable Mention - Locations in the night 1
Honorable Mention - Natural Wonders 1
Honorable Mention - Beautiful Places 1
Honorable Mention - Local Sports 1
Acceptance

Youth Awards

MONOCHROME
Youth Award 3
COLOR
Youth Award 3
NATURE
Youth Award 3
TRAVEL
Youth Award 3

Overall Awards

TNA Perumal Best Participant Award 1

Contest Calendar

Submission End Date : December 14, 2017

Judging : December 16 - 17, 2017

Results : December 25, 2017

Exhibition : January 13 - 14, 2018

Catalogue Release: January 14, 2018

Contest Host

Salon Chairman: Mr. Manju Vikas Sastry, sastry.vikas@gmail.com, 99452-44055
Salon Secretary: Mr. Murali Santhanam, murali.santhanam@yahoo.co.in, 94813-69204

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