Photography Masters Cup Nomination

Image Nominated In Abstract Category

I’m thrilled to announce that one of my street images, a silhouette of a lady having a cup of coffee in a Starbuck’s on New Oxford Street, taken on a Leica M9 and Leica 90mm Summarit lens, has been chosen from the 11,321 entries to the Photography Masters Cup, to be a nominated image.

A lady takes a break at the Starbucks Coffee shop on New Oxford Street. December 09, 2010. Photo: Edmond Terakopian

Press Release:



LONDON – Professional photographer Edmond Terakopian of the UK was presented with the 5th Annual Photography Masters Cup Nominee title in the category of Abstract 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. “Edmond Terakopian’s “Coffee Break” an exceptional image entered in the Abstract category, represents contemporary color photography at its finest, and we’re pleased to present him 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.

8 responses to “Photography Masters Cup Nomination

  1. I can see why you got the nomination…Excellent image!

  2. Congratulations, whilst everybody else is sitting at home wondering what they can shoot, you actually go out and prowl the streets and get the shots. I always look forward to your blog and to see the latest work.

  3. Well done and congratulations. 🙂

  4. Great capture Edmond, well spotted and congratulations.

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