Canon EOS 7D with Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Bowling is the act of propelling the ball with a straight arm towards the batsmans wicket. This young paper boy was perhaps practicing his bowling, albeit with the morning newspaper! Its the technique that counts after all, not what you practice with or where... Udayan was “Bowled over!“ by the dedication of this paper boy.
1️⃣Published in the NationalGeographic website (ngm.nationalgeographi.com) on Apr-02, 2013 (week 1) as part of the Daily Dozen series.
2️⃣Published in Kamal Camera at Suppli (supplementary of Sakalbela, a Bengali News Paper, published from Kolkata) on 25th Mar 2013. This News Paper is also available online at sakalbela.com
3️⃣Published in Eye Spy at Hyderabad Chronicle (City Supplementary of Deccan Chronicle) on 25 Mar 2013. This News Paper is also available online at dc-epaper.com
4️⃣Udayan was featured in Kaleidoscope in March-2014 issue of Smart Photography Magazine & received a Epson PictureMate PM245 printer (Rs.9999/-). It was one of the images that published in Kaleidoscope. This article is also featured on their website at smartphotography.in [This issue is available online at pressreader.com or you can check it here at goo.gl/JS4aH2]
5️⃣Udayan was featured in Sunday Magazine (06 Apr-2014 issue) of Namaste Telangana, a Leading News Paper published from Hyderabad. It was one of the images that published in that article. This magazine is also available online at epaper.namasthetelangaana.com
6️⃣Got a recommendation as Timely Clicks in India Film Project (indiafilmproject.co) Photography Contest-2014 (Subject-The Hero) and received a special print of this image from inkrasa.com
7️⃣Canon used this image in a poster to promote their photography contest #CanonFramedIn5 in September 2014 on their twitter handle.
8️⃣It was one of the 5 images collection that won #CanonFramedIn5 contest in September 2014.
9️⃣One of the diamond winners of Newspapers challenge (Sep29 to Oct05, 2014) at Twice A Week-Photography Challenges FB page. It was also featured as their cover image.
1️⃣0️⃣Published in www.fotoflock.com (Fotoflock by Epson) as Photo of the Day on 7th June 2015.
1️⃣1️⃣Winner of the Photography Society of Tripura Weekly Contest in July 2015 (fb/groups/Photographycluboftripura) & theme was Morning Activity.
1️⃣2️⃣Selected as one of the Best Entries of Street Photography Contest-2015 of photofie.com & shared on their FB page.
1️⃣3️⃣Accepted in Square 2015, the print salon organized by Photographic Society of Oman and featured on their eCatalog.
1️⃣4️⃣Featured with Udayan’s interview at Smile Art Beats eMagazine-Jan2016 issue [smileartbeats.com]. This interview published on their website at goo.gl/dMfBBe. The interview shared as best articles for the week on Paper.li weekly edition. You can see it here at goo.gl/0UeR4n
1️⃣5️⃣One of the winners [3rd week of July 2016] of Orange Photography [FB Group] Online Challenge. [goo.gl/C0slOZ]
1️⃣6️⃣Published in kodak.com as Kodak Moment of the Day on Nov-16, 2016
1️⃣7️⃣Udayan have received a membership from Sille Sanat Sarayi from Turkey. For this he has received an id card & a white pin. B&W version of this image is one of the ten of his images that featured as his portfolio in their website. [Link: goo.gl/1wvNOi]
1️⃣8️⃣Awarded FIAP HM in Circuito Internazionale 21 Gran Tour Delle Colline-Trofeo Arno Judging [grantourdellecolline.it].
1️⃣9️⃣It has been adjudged as the “Image of the Week” for the weekly contest themed #HPCActionWeek of Haridwar Photography Club FB Group [fb/groups/hpc.haridwar] in August 2017 & now eligible for the annual HPC calendar and exhibition contest. [Link: goo.gl/JyYzL7]
2️⃣0️⃣Exhibited in “Ek Kalakar Ki Dastan” organized by Medialogue FC of Pune Ferugusson College in December 2017.
2️⃣1️⃣Won 2nd Place in DPReview Challenge (Theme was Morning) & published on DPR website (dpreview.com) on 6th February 2018. Link: goo.gl/d2zYEz
2️⃣2️⃣It was one of the TOP10 of Street Photography Contest organised by chiiz.com in 2018 [Link: goo.gl/Ug5Tpy].
2️⃣3️⃣It was one of the winners of the 7th International Photography Exhibition titled “24 Snapshots of Bikes/The Bicycle and Mankind” organised by The Cultural Association Aeneis 2000 and displayed in May2018 in an exhibition at the former Dominican Cloister of San Vito dei Normanni (Brindisi Province of Italy). This competition was part of the international programme of events named “Full Bike Day: The Bicycle in all its Artistic Forms” and in other national and international locations. The event is sponsored by the Department for Infrastructure and Mobiliy of the Region of Puglia (Italy). This image is also received the special mention as the only award of this contest. Link: goo.gl/MgR7xk & goo.gl/EnT5L2. It was also featured in “La Gazzetta del Mezzoggiorno” on 25th May 2018 & in “Agenda Brindisia” on 8th June 2018, both are Newspapers of Italy & this image was featured in them as a part of an article on this exhibition.
2️⃣4️⃣Received an Honorable Mention in Tell Me Your Story contest organized by sillesanat.com for its members in 2018 and received a photo book by Mustafa Eser as prize. Another two images titled Worlds apart & Innocent peddler of death also accepted in this contest. Link: goo.gl/e2Az4P & goo.gl/n8okSY
2️⃣5️⃣Accepted in 1st FIP Grand International Print Salon 2018 [fip.org.in] and featured in the Salon eCatalog.
2️⃣6️⃣Awarded a FIAP HM in Mersin Metropolitan Municipality-International Photography Contest-2018 and featured on their website [goo.gl/Jm2jV2].
2️⃣7️⃣This is one of the two images that has been selected for ANTARAGNI2018 Photography Contest & Exhibition organized by IIT-Kanpur & Chiiz Magazine.
2️⃣8️⃣Awarded PGS Diploma in Adriatic Circuit 2018-PGS Judging. [pca-exhibition.com/adriatic]
2️⃣9️⃣Awarded a Certificate of Merit in WPAI Circuit 2018-Dhanbad judging [wpaidelhi.com]
3️⃣0️⃣FIAP Gold from 5th PANNONIA REFLECTIONS 2018. It was also featured on their website and printed catalog. [pannonia.si]
3️⃣1️⃣Awarded a Master of Light Silver Medal in S-Kadar 2018 2nd International Photography Exhibition [skadar.fotolcinium.com] and featured on their website under Award winning images. It was also featured in their eCatalog.
3️⃣2️⃣Awarded a PSA Gold Medal in Grand Photo Salon RIVNE-2019 [grandphotosalon.com.ua]. It is also featured in their website under awarded images.
3️⃣3️⃣Awarded a Salon Diploma in Village 1st International Contest of Art Photography-2019 [village.fotokinoklub-smederevo.com] and featured under result page & eCatalog.
3️⃣4️⃣Awarded a HM in Gran Print International Photography Circuit 2019-Tiziano Judging. [granprint.it]. It was also featured on their website under awarded images and in the salon e-Catalog.
3️⃣5️⃣Awarded a PSA Gold in DPW WMC Circuit-2019 [Kula Judging]. Link: dpw.rs
3️⃣6️⃣Awarded a Photography Pathshala HM Ribbon in Rainbow 3rd International Circuit 2019 of Photography Pathshala Judging [rainbowcircuit.org]
3️⃣7️⃣Udayan has earned his cMoL distinction in Feb2019 and this is one of the eight images along with his bio & profile pic published in cMoL Distinction Holders page. [masteroflight.org/1214-2]
3️⃣8️⃣Awarded a Photo-World Certificate of Merit in Winstage Photography Judging of Photowinners 1st International Circuit-2019 [photo-world.org]
3️⃣9️⃣Awarded a Chairman Choice Medal in PHA International Photo Contest-2019 [photohunters.in]
4️⃣0️⃣Awarded a Photo club Infinity Gold Medal in Panorama-2019 [panorama.fotodoboj.com]
4️⃣1️⃣Awarded a PSA Bronze Medal in the 20th Macao International Salon of Photography 2019 [salon.psm.org]
4️⃣2️⃣Asia Pacific Region Winner of CBRE Urban Photographer of the Year-2019. Prize is a Coffee Table Book with all the winning images and gifts of my choice worth USD1000 from bestbuy.com with paid custom duty & shipping!
4️⃣3️⃣Awarded a FIAP HM in FFPC Judging of Vintage International Circuit-2019 [vintagecircuit.in]
4️⃣4️⃣Honorable Mention from Monovision Photography Awards-2019 [monovisionsawards.com]
4️⃣5️⃣This is one of the 22 images of Udayan exhibited in 1st Armenian International Photo Fest-2019 at Yerevan from 24th Aug to 28th Sep. [amphotofestival.com]
4️⃣6️⃣Winner [Crowd 1st] of Newspaper Challenge organized by photocrowd.com in 2019. [bit.ly/2Kszywa]
4️⃣7️⃣Awarded a WPAI Gold in PAUA Judging of Fotocraft Circuit-2019 [jcmcircuits.com]
4️⃣8️⃣Awarded a Certificate of Merit in SCC Judging of Fotocraft Circuit-2019 [jcmcircuits.com]
4️⃣9️⃣Awarded a PSA HM Ribbon in 6th Infinity-2019 [infinity.fotodoboj.com]
5️⃣0️⃣Awarded a FIAP Gold in World Eco Photo-2019 [worldecophoto.ru]
5️⃣1️⃣Used in a poster of 6th Edition of Pannonia Reflections-2019 International Salon of Photography and featured in their website at pannonia.si and on their fb page cover [bit.ly/pannoniareflection]
5️⃣2️⃣Awarded a f2 Bronze medal in Salon Noroeste-Argentina Judging of f2 Circuito 2019 [f2sociedadfotografica.com]
5️⃣3️⃣Awarded a FCHF Gold Medal in Salon Concepcion-Chile Judging of f2 Circuito 2019 [f2sociedadfotografica.com]
5️⃣4️⃣Awarded a GAP Bronze Medal in Singapore Judging of 4th Pacific-Atlantic International Photographic Circuit-2019 [pacificatlantic-photo.com]
5️⃣5️⃣Won 1st Place in DPReview Challenge (Theme was Throw Away Shot) & published on DPR website (dpreview.com) on 8Oct2019. However it was disqualified later as one of the rules says images taken after 2013 are eligible. Link: bit.ly/2B2npd5
5️⃣6️⃣Awarded a PSA Gold in 1st ZEUS Salon of 7th Olympic Photo Circuit-2019 [olympicphotocircuit.com]
5️⃣7️⃣Awarded a GPU Gold in 5th Wojnicz International Salon of Photography-2019 [salon.fotum.org]
5️⃣8️⃣Awarded a Jury Choice Award in Europa Judging of 5th NEW Bi-Continental Photo Circuit-2019 [newphotocircuit.com]
5️⃣9️⃣Won Chairman Choice Award in Pinhole 1st National Circuit-2019 [pinhole.in]
6️⃣0️⃣Awarded a BPS Diploma in PPS Judging of Phoenix Planet Award-2019 [ppsbdcontest.org]
6️⃣1️⃣Awarded a NAPSL Diploma in GNG Judging of Phoenix Planet Award-2019 [ppsbdcontest.org]
6️⃣2️⃣Awarded a WPG Diploma in BPS Judging of Phoenix Planet Award-2019 [ppsbdcontest.org]
6️⃣3️⃣Awarded an Obscura Gold Medal in Judging-II of Obscura-2019 [obscuraexhibition.in]
6️⃣4️⃣Awarded a FIP Ribbon in Dewas Judging of WPAI Circuit-2019 [wpaidelhi.com]
6️⃣5️⃣Awarded a Certificate of Merit in Lotus Salon of Nano Circuit-2019 [nanocircuit.club]
6️⃣6️⃣Awarded a Club Silver in Lily Salon of Nano Circuit-2019 [nanocircuit.club]
6️⃣7️⃣Selected for 3rd Polyphony International Photo Festival-2019. [bit.ly/2RbJzRM]
6️⃣8️⃣Awarded a SAS Gold in SAS 1st National Salon-2020 [sassalon.in]
6️⃣9️⃣Awarded a Salon Silver Medal in 1st International Photo Exhibition Narikala 2019 [photo-forum.eu]
7️⃣0️⃣Awarded a FIP Bronze Medal in 1st KMPS National Salon-2020 [kmps.in]
7️⃣1️⃣Awarded a FIP HM Ribbon in 13th NBPC International Salon-2020 [nbpcraiganj.org]
7️⃣2️⃣Awarded a FIP HM Ribbon in 1st LPS National Salon-2020 [lightpainterssociety.in]
7️⃣3️⃣Awarded a Salon HM in 4th International Contest Unlimited Photo-2020 [unlimitedphoto.org]
7️⃣4️⃣Selected for 4th IMAGINEA-The Balurghat Photo Festival-2020 [fb/ddfpc17]
7️⃣5️⃣Awarded a PAGB Gold in Bristol Salon of Photography-2020 [bristolphoto.org.uk]
7️⃣6️⃣Awarded a Salon Diploma in PM Judging of Hello World Circuit-2020 [vividsalon.in]
7️⃣7️⃣Awarded a Salon Diploma in MP Judging of Hello World Circuit-2020 [vividsalon.in]
7️⃣8️⃣Awarded a Certificate of Merit in Montage’20 Photography Contest organized by Jadavpur University Photography Club [jupc.in]. Link: bit.ly/2HR1iKd
7️⃣9️⃣Awarded a GPU Gold in Santorini Judging of 8th Greek Circuit-2020 [greekcircuit.com]
8️⃣0️⃣Awarded a FIP Bronze in PSS Judging of Golden Light National Circuit-2020 [goldenlight.org.in]
8️⃣1️⃣Awarded a GPU Ribbon in Bangladesh International Photo Awards-2020 [agilefoto.com]
8️⃣2️⃣Awarded a Bronze Medal in Judging-III of Expression National Circuit-2020 [expressioncircuit.in]
8️⃣3️⃣Won a Chairman Choice Award in Ujaan 2nd National Salon-2020 [ujaanclub.in]
8️⃣4️⃣Awarded a FIP HM Ribbon in Judging-1 of SHADOW 1st national circuit-2020 [shadowcircuit.in]
8️⃣5️⃣Awarded a FIP Silver Medal in Judging-2 of SHADOW 1st national circuit-2020 [shadowcircuit.in]
8️⃣6️⃣Awarded a SAS Gold Medal in Judging-3 of SHADOW 1st national circuit-2020 [shadowcircuit.in]
8️⃣7️⃣Awarded a IAAP Ribbon in Play-2020 [photoclubkumanovo.com/play]
8️⃣8️⃣Awarded a FIAP HM in Baden-Württemberg Judging of German International PhotoCup-2020 [germanphotocup.de]
8️⃣9️⃣Awarded a GIP Medal in Hessen Judging of German International PhotoCup-2020 [germanphotocup.de]
9️⃣0️⃣Awarded a FIP Ribbon in IPCS 1st National Salon-2020 [ipcsclub.in]
9️⃣1️⃣Awarded a PMP Gold Medal in GNG Judging of ASA National Circuit-2020 [asasalon.in]
9️⃣2️⃣Awarded a FIP HM Ribbon in Shutter Speed International Salon-2020 [sclub.in]