Exhibition of Photography
This Exhibition of Photography is
the 139th in a long line of
Edinburgh Photographic Society Annual Open Exhibitions. The
Exhibition was shown at Edinburgh Photographic Society's Premises:
Edinburgh Photographic Centre
Great King Street
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For this exhibition, the number of prints received was:
- 1,022 mono prints
- 1,169 colour
- from 48 countries
this entry there were chosen to be hung:
- 118 mono prints
- 93 colour prints.
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The Selectors for the 2001 Exhibition were:
Markus Laubeock, Austria
FIAP Gold Medals
Three FIAP Gold Medals were awarded,
one by each of the
awarded a FIAP Gold Medal to Rod Wheelans EFIAP, ARPS, MPAGB (Scotland)
for the photograph titled 'Looking On'.
Rikki O'Neil awarded a FIAP
Gold Medal to John Gray ARPS for the photograph titled
awarded a FIAP Gold Medal to Paul
Gomery AFIAP for the photograph titled 'Ice Curves'
The Edinburgh Medal was
awarded by the Selectors to Karen Cleland ARPS (Scotland)
for her photograph titled 'Overflow Carpark'
Brief comments from the selectors are
included in the Exhibition Catalogue.
The Selectors remarked on the truly first-class
quality of so much of the work submitted, and on the strong
international component of the exhibition, opening "magnificent views into
the photographic culture in diverse countries".
They described the exhibition as "a main benchmark
for International Salon photography, keeping up traditional styles and
genres while constantly expanding into the digital arena".