Last Saturday 25 th of February it was opened in the Gallery Owada of the Cultural Center of Shibuya in Tokyo, the exhibition from the Tokyo International photo Awards (TIFA) in Japan, where the series “Lighting Clothes” by Ramón Vaquero was awarded on its first edition with the First prize in the category advertising professional, and Gold in the section of Advertising / beauty. The series was therefore selected for the official exhibition.
The purpose of the Tokyo International photo Awards is to recognize, reward and expose the talent of the photographers from all over the world and present them to the creative community in Japan.
In today's Edition, the journal Faro de Vigo has published an article in reference to the awards in the Tokyo International photo Awards, the ND Awards in London and the Los Angeles IPA. It can be seen in the section of culture/society in the print edition, and on the cover in the digital Edition. See more
The series “Lighting Clothes” has been awarded again internationally in the first edition of the Tokyo International photo Awards (TIFA) in Japan: Absolute Winner with the first prize in the professional category of advertising, and Gold in the section of Advertising / beauty. In addition, the three pictures are among the selected group of chosen for the TIFA exhibition that will be held in Tokyo.
These two new awards were added to the granted recently to this same series in the Angeles, London and Barcelona, as well as individually to one of the photographs in New York, Calella (Barcelona) and the Netherlands.
For the fourth time, series “Lighting Clothes” has been awarded internationally (for the photography of the Center is already the eighth award, and the other two have been published on covers). On this occasion are two awards at the prestigious ND Awards 2016 London: Silver Star in advertising / beauty, and Honorable Mention on the section Fine Art, both in the category Professional.
The Organization of the International Photography Awards in Los Angeles has drawn up a list with their 10 best beauty photographers.
In addition to the recent award of the Prize IPA in picture of advertising / beauty, we thank for the inclusion of Ramon Vaquero on this prestigious list.
On Monday 10 th October we attended the gala awards ceremony of the Edition 2016 from the biggest photo contest in the world, the Trierenberg Super Circuit in Linz, Austria.
The spectacular gala dinner held at the Design Center in Linz, hosted 500 people from several countries to attend the exhibition of award-winning works and the awards ceremony, welcoming also the 25th anniversary of the Super Circuit.
On this occasion I was there to pick up my seventh award in this prestigious photography festival, the Gold Medal in the special theme “Red”. See more
The extended edition of luxury of the catalogue has been published in the Trierenberg Super Circuit, that include four of the nine selected photographs by Ramon Vaquero, including the one awarded with the Medal of gold in the “Red” Special Theme: Trierenberg awarded image 2016 See more
New international award for the series “Lighting Clothes”, this time at the prestigious International Photography Awards™ 2016 from Los Angeles in the section professional advertising photography- beauty, awarded with the second prize.
The International Photography Awards™ (IPA) direct from 2003 a yearly competition for professional photographers, non-professional and students woldwide, creating one of the most coveted and exhaustive competitions in today's photographic world . The works awarded are published in their excellent annual book.
Given the high quality and quantity of works presented from many countries, we send special thanks to the Organization and jury for this new award.
The prestigious Photographic Art magazine have chosen for the cover of their issue 640 one of the photographs from Ramón Vaquero series awarded at the last LUX Awards in the section Fashion and beauty. Adding this one, they are already two covers published nationally and internationally with images of this series: another of the three images was the cover of Nikon Pro recently, as it has been published here
Photographic Art, founded in 1952, is the magazine dean of the Spanish photographic press dedicated to the dissemination of photography. Since its inception, it's committed to the defence of artistic values, the concept of authorship and the recognition of the photographic work. See more
We have received a few days ago the Edition 2016 from the catalogs of the Trierenberg Super Circuit, that include three of my nine selected photographs, including the one awarded with the Medal of gold in the “Red” Special Theme: Trierenberg awarded image 2016
Catalogs consist of two volumes: one corresponding to the classic Trierenber Super Circuit and the other to Special Themes Circuit. They reproduce a selection of images awarded and submitted to the contest of the highest quality and variety of genres.
Congratulations to the team of the Trierenberg Super Circuit and Fotoforum for their fantastic work on this edition, and to all those photographers award-winning and published with excellent works.
Nikonistas.com, official space of Nikon Spain-Finicon, He has dedicated an excellent overview written by Joan-Artur Torras publications from Ramon Vaquero the Professional Magazine Nikon Pro over several years:
“Ramon Vaquero is a professional photographer from Vigo which exerts the profession since the 1990s. His works include those of advertising image, social, industrial, studio and reports for public and private institutions. At the same time he develops personal photography as an author. Many of them have been awarded or shown in exhibitions and international publications. As it is the case of the magazine Nikon pro, where his photos were published in 5 times and they have dedicated a cover page for him. Among the many distinguished prizes received, we highlight the recent National Professional Photography Award LUX Silver 2015 in fashion and beauty.” See more
The past 2 June to the 19:00 hours the inauguration took place of the Expo LUX 2015 in Madrid, in the Casa de Vacas Center.
Sample, that will be open to the 26 June, occurs in a larger format than the usual and, for the first time, in a cultural center. The travelling exhibition of the Lux thus becomes part of a new circuit in larger rooms.
A few days ago, we received the excellent catalogue from the Holland International Image Circuit 2016 and the two awards granted to Ramón Vaquero: the Mention of honour of the Royal Photographic Society from UK (10th Image Salon Delft 2016, Section Color), and the FIAP honourable mention (Fédération Internationale d ’ art photography), (1St EPic Photo Salon 2016, section monochrome), that we already released here.
Thank you very much again to the Organization of the Holland International Image Circuit, as well as the Image Salon Delft and to the EPic Photo Salon for these distinctions.
In today's Edition, the journal Faro de Vigo He published an article in reference to the Gold Medal granted in the Trierenberg Super Circuit of Austria, In addition to the Home for the magazine Nikon Pro. See more
Yesterday I received the news that this image had to be awarded with the Gold Medal from the Trierenberg Super Circuit 2016 in Austria. It is the seventh time that my work is awarded in this competition over the years (6 Gold and one bronze medals). The 9 images that I sent have been finalists, 8 of them accepted in the 4 salons that make up the circuit.
The Trierenberg is amongst the photographic competitions one of the largest and most important in the world. Massive participation and high level of photographers from more than 100 countries always break records. It consists of several sections with specialized themes covering many styles. See more
The prestigious three-yearly magazine Nikon Pro has dedicated its Home from this Spring European issue to one of my award-winning photographs with the Silver Lux in Fashion and Beauty in the last edition of 2015.
Although Nikon Pro had already published some of my images on five previous occasions, this is the first time they choose to promote my work on their “desired” and selective cover.
The magazine is published in five languages and 29 countries, both in printed edition as digital for iPad and Android.
Many thanks once more to Nikon Pro and Cedar Communications London for this new cover, especially to editor Laurence Akers and Cassandra Kempster-Roberts for their kindness and facilities.
Fujifilm Spain has echoed the recent award at the Holland International Image Circuit, as for the making of this image were used the Fujifilm X-T1 camera and optics Fujinon XF23mm F1.4 R, kindly ceded by Fujifilm Spain to test for a time:
We have received a few days ago the Book LUX 2015, that contains all the images of the Professional photography awards LUX from the last edition. Including, the winning series of the Lux silver in Fashion and beauty aged Ramon Vaquero:
After a long time without publishing on Super Digital Photo (known before as Super Practical Photo), a picture by Ramón Vaquero appears on the issue of February in a report on the Professional photography awards Lux 2015. A selection of some of the award-winning photographs in the latest edition of the Lux Contest illustrate the article of the paper edition.
On the occasion of the Holland International Image Circuit it's been published, in several days and four different editions, some articles in the newspaper Het Noord Hollands dagblad including the photograph by Ramon Vaquero, winner of the Honorable mention Royal Photographic Society.
From this site, we would like to say, many thanks to the entire organization of the HIIC for promoting this image and sending us the newspaper publications. ramonvaquero.com/awards
Two new international awards with these two images in the Holland International Image Circuit 2016.
The first picture has been awarded with the Mention of honour of the Royal Photographic Society from UK (10th Image Salon Delft 2016, Section Color), and the second with the FIAP honourable mention (Fédération Internationale d ’ art photography), (1St EPic Photo Salon 2016, section monochrome). See more
On the occasion of the Lux Photography Award, the journal Faro de Vigo published today a page in society and culture talking to photographers from Vigo Eva ten (Lux gold in Personal project) and Ramon Vaquero (Lux silver in fashion and beauty), where you can see some of his work.
Many thanks to Andrea Nogueira, Alberto Otero and Faro de Vigo for their interest and disclosure of the news.
The night of the 18 November took place at the Auditorio Axa aged Barcelona the gala for the XXIII National Awards of Professional Photography LUX 2015, where I was honored to receive the prestigious Silver LUX in the Fashion and beauty.
Many thanks to the jury for rewarding my series “Lighting Clothes“, to the Organization from the Lux Awards and the AFPE for their kindness and excellent organization. Congratulations also to my colleagues and fellow awarded by the high quality of their work.
The Lux Awards, as stated the organization press release, was created by the Spain Professional Photographers Association in 1993, and throughout the years it has managed to position itself as the regarding professional photography in Spain to recognize the best photographic works. See more
A few days ago we received the excellent catalogue of the Trofeu Torretes of photography within the Calella Festimatge2015 where we had the great pleasure of attending last April, to collect the FIAP Gold Medal for color photography. Design, layout and reproduction of the catalogue are excellent.
Thank you very much again to the entire organization and the Festimatge Trofeu Torretes of photography for this award, their hospitality and the great work with this catalog of photography, you have really improved it this year.
This photo have been finalist in the contest Tolosa Herria 2015 held in the Basque country and organized by the Association Targazki. Had already been previously awarded in international competitions such as the Trierenberg Super Circuit of Austria, the Bristol Salon of Photography or the Holland International Image Circuit, becoming cover of the catalogue of the latter. Or published in the prestigious Nikon Pro Magazine in its European edition of the summer of 2013:
The past 25 April had the pleasure of attending the awards gala of the Festimatge Calella 2015, It includes sections of photography, short films and film format 9,5. The reason for our assistance was to collect the Gold medal FIAP in photography in Color of the XXXIX Trofeu Torretes granted to one of my pictures as we had here: FIAP gold in the Festimatge Calella medal to Ramón Vaquero
The Swedish web site 1X.com highlights today on his blog this photography tutorial, which is available for free reading for a limited time.
In the text, 1X say:
“Ramon Vaquero's "Lightning collar" _, aged Ramon Vaquero, really stands out with its bright colors and strong light. IBesides being highly praised for its beauty, it's also very interesting as a photographic case study. Ramon Vaquero has been kind enough to write a detailed description on how the photo was created and what thought was behind the photo”.
This is the second tutorial that I was requested from the Swedish 1X web site about two of my most popular photographs, explaining how the ideas were raised and how they had been made from a technical and aesthetic point of view.
The text (English) that describes how this photograph was made, can be read in the following link, although it is necessary to be subscribed in 1X.com to access the complete text: Tutorial 1 X – Ramon Vaquero
New award for this picture from my work, a FIAP Gold Medal (Fédération Internationale de Lart Photographique), in the 39th Trofeu Torretes of photography.
Within the Fest Imatge Calella 2015, It´s an international competition held in Catalonia, which includes activities on photography and cinema. A total of 2 from my photographs have been finalists.
The image was previously awarded with the Gold Graphis in New York and in the Holland International Image Circuit, among others, in addition to several publications.
Many thanks to the Festimatge Calella for this new award. The Festimatge Awards Gallery ramonvaquero.com/awards
A few months ago, 1X website from Sweden requested me to write tutorials on two of my most popular photographs, explaining how the ideas were raised and how they had been made from a technical and aesthetic point of view. This is one of them.
The text (English) that describes how this photograph was made, You can see in the following link: Tutorial 1 X – Ramon Vaquero
It is necessary to be registered in 1X.com to read the tutorial in full.
A few days ago, as we weren't able to attend the ceremony at the time, we were sent the Spanish Confederation of Photography Gold Medal within the Calella Festimatge2014 held last April, together with the catalogue where are published two of the photographs by Ramon Vaquero, one of them which was awarded in the Monochrome section. Of all the eight works presented, seven were selected.
Thank you very much again to the entire organization and the Festimatge Trofeu Torretes of photography by this award, and his gracious invitation to Calella, Unfortunately it wasn't possible to accept for reasons of work agenda. See award-winning photography ramonvaquero.com/awards