LOS ANGELES (March 18, 2020) – Photographer Stephen Perry of Canada was presented with the 13th Annual International Color Awards— two Honorable Mentions and an additional nomination in the category of Still life at a prestigious Nomination & Winners Photoshow streamed Saturday, March 14, 2020.

The live online gala was attended by industry leaders and the photography community from around the globe who logged on to watch the climax of the world’s premier event for color photography. 13th Annual Jury members included captains of the industry from Newsweek, New York; Apartheid Museum, Johannesburg; The Art Channel, London; Netflix, Los Angeles; Koller Auctions, Zurich; Preus Museum, Norway; Galerie Mitterrand, Paris; Fila, New York; Wieden & Kennedy, Portland; Kolle Rebbe, Hamburg; Fox Broadcasting Network, Los Angeles; Gallery Kong, Seoul; Mini/BMW Group, London; and the Royal Academy Of Art, The Hague, Netherlands who honored Color Masters with 586 coveted title awards and 881 nominees in 37 categories.

“A truly international assembly of photographers have created an incredibly diverse and resonant body of work – images that reflect and refract also many cultures and voices. It’s been a pleasure to view these compositions alongside so many talented and creative peers.” Said juror Will Newell, Head of Creative, EVO FILMS – Los Angeles.

“I’m happy to have the opportunity to pursue this kind of creative photography at this point in my career”, says Perry. “Lee Valley has long been known for it’s attention to photography and it is a pleasure to work with a team that puts quality and attention to detail first”.

“It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 6,093 entries we received this year,” said Basil O’Brien, the awards Creative Director. “Stephen Perry’s images represent contemporary color photography at its finest, and we’re pleased to present him with two Honourable Mentions and an additional Nominee title”.

INTERNATIONAL COLOR AWARDS 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.