Here is the official announcement :
Cariappa Annaiah was awarded in the International Photography Awards Competition. International Photography Awards (IPA) has announced the winners of 2012’s competition
- Cariappa Annaiah was Awarded: Honorable Mention in Fine Art – Still Life category for the winning entry “Apple and Serpents.”
- Cariappa Annaiah was Awarded: Honorable Mention in Fine Art – Still Life category for the winning entry “Handle.”
The 2012 International Photography Awards received nearly 18,000 submissions from 104 countries across the globe. IPA is a sister-effort of the Lucie Foundation, where the top three winners are announced at the annual Lucie Awards gala ceremony. The Foundation’s mission is to honor master photographers, to discover new and emerging talent and to promote the appreciation of photography. Since 2003, IPA has had the privilege and opportunity to acknowledge and recognize contemporary photographer’s accomplishments in this specialized and highly visible competition.