HONORABLE MENTION WINNER OF PX3, Prix de la Photographie Paris

Honorable Mention in the PX3 2016 Competition

HONORABLE MENTION WINNER OF PX3, Prix de la Photographie Paris

brut carniollus of Slovenia was Awarded Honorable Mention in the PX3 2016 Competition.
Paris, France

Prix de la Photographie Paris (Px3) announces winners of PX3 2016 competition.

brut carniollus of Slovenia was Awarded Honorable Mention in Other_P category for the entry entitled, “ … so you really fucked up, big time!? .” The jury selected winners from thousands of photography entries from over 85 countries.

Px3 is juried by top international decision-makers in the photography industry: Carol Johnson, Curator of Photography of Library of Congress, Washington D.C.; Gilles Raynaldy, Director of Purpose, Paris; Viviene Esders, Expert près la Cour d’Appel de Paris; Mark Heflin, Director of American Illustration + American Photography, New York; Sara Rumens, Lifestyle Photo Editor of Grazia Magazine, London; Françoise Paviot, Director of Galerie Françoise Paviot, Paris; Chrisitine Ollier, Art Director of Filles du Calvaire, Paris; Natalie Johnson, Features Editor of Digital Photographer Magazine, London; Natalie Belayche, Director of Visual Delight, Paris; Kenan Aktulun, VP/Creative Director of Digitas, New York; Chiara Mariani, Photo Editor of Corriere della Sera Magazine, Italy; Arnaud Adida, Director of Acte 2 Gallery/Agency, Paris; Jeannette Mariani, Director of 13 Sévigné Gallery, Paris; Bernard Utudjian, Director of Galerie Polaris, Paris; Agnès Voltz, Director of Chambre Avec Vues, Paris; and Alice Gabriner, World Picture Editor of Time Magazine, New York.

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.
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Mark Of Excellence for House No 12

house No 12, 2009

One of earlier digital collages. Source photo was taken with Fuji FinePix S9600, f/2.8, 1/400, ISO 100, 6mm in my hometown, Radovljica, Slovenia. The house just by the town moat is uninhabited but still in good condition, although one would probably pass by without noticing it. Except maybe for the door frame build of tuff stone typical for its use for door and window frames in this area.


Best of Photography 2016 Finalist

Borovo gostüvanje – Pine tree wedding, Hungary, Kétvölgy (Verica-Ritkarovci) 2016

We are pleased to inform you that your entry is in the Finalist group. As such, it will be published in the book Best of Photography 2016. On July 21st we mailed a letter informing you of your Finalist status. We are sending this email to you as well, in case that letter is delayed in the mail.


Valun, 2015

The pretty seaside hamlet of Valun, 14km southwest of Cres Town, is secluded at the foot of cliffs and surrounded by pebbly beaches. It’s appeal lies in its tranquillity: its restaurants are rarely crowded, and there’s a refreshing lack of souvenir stalls or touristy tack. … more on The Lonely Planet

  • The Mind’s Eye All About Photo Awards juror selection, 2016

Featured in the Exposure Awards Competition Gallery

our distant relative contemplating the state of human affairs

Hi Brut – Congratulations! One of the photos you entered has been selected by our editors to be featured in the Exposure Awards Competition Gallery. This is a curated group of photos selected by our editors to showcase inspiring work from photographers, so this is great news! So far, over 300,000 people have seen this work, it’s great exposure for you. Here’s the photo we selected:


You are MIFA’15 Winner – Congratulations!

Dear brut carniollus,

It is my great pleasure to inform you that your work has been awarded a winning placement in the MIFA Photo Awards 2015! MIFA received thousands of great images from 84 different countries. Entries were judged in Architecture, Advertising, Book, Editorial, Fine Art, Moving Images, Nature, People and Portfolio categories.

MIFA asked the Jury Panel to review each submission based on the following criteria: originality, creativity, composition and most importantly overall impact. The identity of participating photographers are hidden from the jury to ensure fairness and integrity of the MIFA competition.

You can check all MIFA’15 Winners here.
The 29 Main Category Winners will be exhibited on 3-10 November in FotoLoft Gallery in Moscow. All other winners will be projected on screen. To see the list of winners’ included in exhibition click here.

Main Category Winners: Andrea Bonavita, Stefano Pasquini, Dasha Matrosova, Sven Germann, Anique Naseeruddeen, Joseph Pole, Giuseppe Tangorra, Jacqueline Roberts, Peter Bauza, Alessio Paduano, Stuart Fisher, Alice Wielinga, Karen Lunney, Katerina Belkina, Gabriele Micalizzi, Julia Fullerton-Batten, Vinoth Chandrasekaran, Andrew Ko, Sylvain Heraud, Alfredo Macchi, Hubert Humka, Sini Giacomo, Hamideh Zolfaghari, Eszter Herczeg, Roschelle Don, Mateusz Piesiak, Hans Findling, Felicia Simion, Beno Saradzic.

Congratulations on your great work!

Hossein Farmani
Co-founder, MIFA

Honorable Mention for Power Plant

Dear Mr Carniollus,

I am writing you today to announce that we have awarded you an Honorable Mention in Exhibeo’s Art of Power Competition for your painting entitled Power Plant. Needless to say, it was a tough call.

On a personal note, having had a close look at the various websites where one can see your work I ap­preciate that your a multi faceted digital artist with some compelling compositions that I very much enjoy.

Jonathan Raddatz
Chief Editor, Art Critic & Juror
Exhibeo Art Magazine