Sports Photographer Domenic Aquilina wins a “Silver Medal” Award at the “FotoArtReus – XXIII Bienal Internacional de Fotografia de l’Esport ” in Barcelona,

Sunday, August 10, 2014, 10:43

 

The photo depicts Maltese boxer Super Steve Martin (left on photo attached), WBF International Light Welterweight Champion during one of his Intercontinental championship warm up  fights against Frenchman Jean Mooraiti on February 7th, 2014 in Malta promoted by Paul Borg at the Dolmen Hotel, Bugibba. It has been recognised with a “Silver Medal” Award in the “Monochrome Sports” category at the 23rd photographic contest “FOTOARTREUS – XXIII Bienal Internacional de Fotografia de l’Esport ” in Barcelona, Catalunya under the patronage of FIAP – Federation Internationale de l’Art Photographique. 

A Club called “Natació Reus Ploms” pushed forward the organization of an international photography exhibition focused on sport, an initiative dating from 1952. This exhibition was FOTOSPORT, first convened in 1970 and nowadays celebrates the 22nd edition. 28 Awards in all were distributed.  The award winning works will be on show in various exhibitions around Barcelona, Catalunya and reproduced in a commemorative catalogue in the forthcoming months.

Domenic being the only Maltese to have taken part in this photographic contest, was one of 137 authors from 28 different countries providing 1537 submissions participated in the contest. The to submissions:

http://concurs.fotoartreus.cat/concursos/concurs-6/F14Acta0001.pdf

On behalf of us at SPORT IN MALTA, Congratulations on your Achievement.

 

 

 

 





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