Black & White Spider Awards – Photojournalism “The Salt Sweepers” Honourable Mention, 2013

This morning I received some exciting news regarding the 8th Annual Black and White Spider Awards, 2013.

The online exhibition represents some of the world’s finest black and white photography.

This is the first year I have entered this prestigious competition and I’m so very happy to announce that one of my images won an award.

Dear Sue ,

CONGRATULATIONS on being a Winner at the 8th Annual
Black & White Spider Awards with:

Honorable Mention in Photojournalism | The Salt Sweepers

Nominee in Nature | Mountain Lakes

9,456 entries were received from 75 countries and your work received
a high percentage of votes overall. Certainly an achievement, well done!

The Awards Jury represents the industry’s biggest names and tastemakers
who reviewed the entries online before making the nomination shortlist
and honoring 246 title awards and 938 nominees in 14 categories. The
Awards could not have wished for a better group of professionals to
work with.

Congratulations once again on being a Winner and we wish you a most
successful photography year.

Best regards,
Basil O’Brien
Creative Director

I entered the following image into the Photojournalist section.

It is titled “The Salt Sweepers”, and won an “Honourable Mention” Award.

This means so much to me.



In the Nature Category my image “Mountain Lakes” was nominated – just to be nominated for this award is a thrill 🙂

Mountain Lakes


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