NEW FIAP DISTINCTIONS
Four of our Danish members have been awarded with FIAP distinctions this December.
Ole Suszkiewicz – EFIAP/d2
Bjarne Hyldgaard – EFIAP/p
Leif Alveen – EFIAP/g and
Henrik R. Kristensen – EFIAP/b
PSA INTERCLUB PJD COMPETITION 2017-2018 – round 1
Members of Stella Polaris Photo Group participated succesfully in this competition! Jan-Thomas Starke was awarded with two HM, Roald Synnevåg and Mikael Bengtson with one each – congratulations.
PID Interclub End of Year Video
Video presentation of the PID Interclub competition 2016/2017. Big congrats to Atle Sveen and especially to Ole Suszkiewicz, who took silver in his group!
See the video presentation here.
It is sad to say goodbye to friends … Norwegian Håkon Grønning has chosen to focus on new projects. We say thank you for now and wish him all the best in the future!
At the same time, we welcome the super talented Norwegian photographer, June Grønseth. We look forward to sharing her amazing pictures with you. Welcome June!
Photo: June Grønseth, N.
PSA INTERCLUB SMALL PRINT MONOCHROME COMPETITION
Members of Stella Polaris Photo Group participated in this competition for the first time. Bagged first, second and third place so maybe we should try another one …
First place: Ole Suszkiewicz, DK, “Crosses”.
Second place: Bjarne Hyldgaard, DK, “Black Beauty”
Third place: Roald Synnevaag, N, “The weekend is over”
THE WORLD’S FIRST TO RECEIVE THE NSMiF/B DISTINCTION
In October 2017 Stella Polaris member Bjarne Hyldgaard (Denmark) received the first ever Nordic Grandmaster distinction “NSMiF/bronze” at a ceremony in Zealand, Denmark. The title was handed over by the chairman of the Nordic federation NFFF, Mr. Nils-Erik Jerlemar, Sweden.
Photo. Kim Sørensen
Honorary Consciousness for Extensive Nordic Work
HonENFFF is a hallmark of which NFFF allocates individuals in the member countries for extensive and long-term administrative work for amateur photography in the Nordic countries.
The first two who receive this honorary character are both members of Stella Polaris Photo Group.
Göran Zebühr, Sweden
Nils-Erik Jerlemar, Sweden
Monica Wennblom (NFFF) handles the distinctions to Göran (left) and Nils-Erik. This happened at RSF’s National Photomeeting in May 2017. Big congrats!
Photos: Rune Larsson