Steven Friedman | Awards

Awards 

Landscape Photographer of the Year, USA

2016 USA Landscape Photographer of the Year, 9 images reached finalist 

2015 USA Landscape Photographer of the Year, Runner Up - Images Everlasting Dogwood, Zebra Aspens, and Autumn Forest Light

2015 Classic View, Runner Up – Image Radiant Dancing Forest

2015 USA Landscape Photographer of the Year, Highly Commended – Images Delicate Dogwood in Fog, Radiant Dancing Forest, and Maples

2015 Classic View, Highly Commended – Lily Pads and Trees Reflected

BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year Finalist 

2017 1 image achieved Semi-finalist.

2016 4 images achieved Semi-finalist.

2015 8 images achieved Semi-finalist.

2014 Two made it to Semi-finalist in the Plant and Fungi category, and one achieved Semi-finalist in the Natural Design Category

Hasselblad 2016 and 2009 Masters Awards Finalist Landscape/Nature

The Hasselblad Masters Awards is the most prestigious awards in the industry, each year celebrating the best in both established and rising photographic talent. The Hasselblad Masters 2016 competition has seen a spectacular 10,700 images entered from over 4,000 photographers. 

Victor Magazine 

International Photography Awards 

Over 27,000 submissions from 104 countries were received for the 2014 International Photography Awards with over 70 jurors.T he Foundation's mission is to honor master photographers, discover new and emerging talent, and promote the appreciation of photography. IPA is dedicated to recognizing contemporary photographers' accomplishments in this specialized and highly visible competition.

•  2016 Four Honourable Mentions

•  2015 Five Honourable Mentions

•  2014 Second place for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Seasons – Series of 5 Images Titled Glowing Forest

•  2013 First place for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Seasons – Series of 5 Images Titled Forest Dreaming

•  2012 Second place for Professional Photographer of the year Special – Category: Panoramic – Series of 5 Images Titled The Intimate Forest

• 2012 Third place for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Seasons– Series of 5 Images Titled Windows to the Forest

• 2011 Second place for Professional Photographer of the year Special – Category: Panoramic – Series of 5 Images Titled Tree Pathways

•  2010 First place for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Seasons– Series of 5 Images Titled Autumn Glowing

•  2009 Second place for Professional Photographer of the year Nature –  Category: Sunset – Series of 5 Images Titled The Abstract Landscape

•  2008 Second place for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Seasons – Series of 4 Images Titled Autumn Awakening

•  2007 First place for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Seasons – Series of 4 Tree Images

• 2007 Second Place for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Sunset – Next Stop Antarctica

The main website link can be found at www.photoawards.com

 

Prix de la Photographie Paris (Px3) 

Px3 is Europe's biggest and most prestigious photography competition. 

•  2012 Bronze prize for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Earth– Moss, Ferns and Maples 

•  2011 Bronze prize for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Water – West Coast Water Study 

•  2010 Second prize for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Sky– The Abstract Landscape 

•  2008 Third prize for Professional Photographer of the year Nature – Category: Sky – Next Stop Antarctica

The main website link can be found at http://px3.fr/

World Open of Photography

•  2012 Finalist Nature Category - Autumn Splendour 

The main website can be found at www.theworldopen.com

International Color Awards

 2014 Nominee Professional Nature Category - Dreaming

•  2013 Nominee Professional Nature Category - Bay of Fires

The main website can be found at www.thecolorawards.com

International Panoramic Awards

• 2016 Silver Award for Six images

• 2016 Bronze Award for Five images

• 2015 Silver Award for Five images.

•  2015 Bronze Award for Four images. 

• 2014 Silver Award for Sunrise Aspens and Highbush Cranberry 

• 2014 Bronze Award for Nature's Dream 

• 2013 Silver Award for Aspens 

• 2013 Bronze Awards for seven images

The main website can be found at www.thepanoawards.com