London october 24th 2011- proffessional photographer Meta Scheltes of the Netherlands was presented with the 5th Annual Photography Masters Cup Nominee title in the category of Fine art at a prestigious Nomination & Winners PhotoShow. The live online ceremony webcast Sunday, October 29, 2011 was attended by photography fans in 83 countries who logged on to see the climax of the industry's most important event for color photography.

The awards international Jury included captains of the industry ranging from Hasted Hunt Kraeutler in New York, Brancolini Grimaldi, David & Goliath, Simon Studer Art Associates, Stills Gallery to Christie's in London who honored Color Masters with 272 coveted title awards and 1099 nominees in 18 categories. 

"It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 13,321 entries we received this year," said Basil O'Brien, the awards Creative Director. "Meta Scheltes 's "Maiko (1)" , an exceptional image entered in the Fine art category, represents contemporary color photography at its finest, and we're pleased to present her with the title of Nominee."

See the 5th Annual Winners & Nominees at

INTERNATIONAL COLOR AWARDS PHOTOGRAPHY MASTERS CUP is the leading international award honoring excellence in color photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in color photography.




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The Taylor Wessing Photographic Potrait Prize 2009

5 november 2009 - 14 february 2010 National Portrait Gallery, Londen

27 march - 6 june 2010 The Shipley Art Gallery

16 july - 12 september 2010 The New Art Gallery Walsall

The image above, from the series To Love ( Houden van ) has been chosen as one of 60 images, out of 6300 images that have been submitted for competition, for The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize Exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, London.




Cultuuranker Escamp

Concept and design: Carrie Zwarts, met dank aan -syb- en Maxime van Driel

Bird: Petra Roest

Hair & make up: Miranda Ravelli

Models: Giselle, Leander, Rose Marie

Two honourable mentions at The International Photography Awards 2010 (IPA)
Educational material "MIJ" (me) Centrum 16*22
Design: Carrie Zwarts
Egeria Yearbook 2010