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Portrait or Personal Image - Annie  Katz

Annie Katz was born in the USA in Portland, Maine. She spent her childhood years growing up on the Atlantic Coast in Falmouth Foreside, Maine. After spending many years in Miami, Florida she has resided in Colorado for the past 27+ years. She lives in an area that attracts all kinds of wildlife; bear, moose, fox, deer, elk and many other species that live in the Rocky Mountains.
Annie shoots with Nikon D4's & Nikon D5's and most of the time with a 600mm or 800mm Nikkor lens.
Drawn towards action photography, the outdoors, and a deep love of animals..... wildlife is a natural.

AWARDS:


2007 AWARDS
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year-1 photo in Shortlisted Finals (Zebra Stripes); 8 photos=semi-finals


2008 AWARDS
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 1 photo in Shortlisted Finals; 13 photos=semi finals


2009 AWARDS
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year Contest-30=Semi-Finals
NANPA (North American Nature Photographer's Assoc.) 1 photo in "Top 100" photos of the year; 1 photo in "Top 250" photos of the year.
"Wildebeests Crossing the Mara" = winner in the NAPP/National Geographic "The Great Outdoors Contest".
"Sunset Camel",India -Winner- Asia Transpacific Contest of the year.

2010 AWARDS
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year for 2010-1 photo (Hippo Fight) in the Shortlisted Finals and 20=semi-finals
NANPA-1 photo in "Top 100" photos of the year.
Audubon Society-"Flamingo Breakfast"-"Top 100" photos of the year.
Joseph Saxton Gallery, Ohio - 3rd place-documentary-"Hands"

2011 AWARDS
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 20 photos = semi-finals.
NANPA- 1 Photo - "Top 100" photos of the year
AUDUBON - 1 Photo - "Top 100" photos of the year
Getty Images- 2 International Billboards - Emmylou & Fighting Hippos

2012 AWARDS
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 3 Photos in Shortlisted Finals
NANPA-2 Photos-"Top 100"+"Top 250" photos of the year
AUDUBON - Hummingbirds Silhouettes -"Top 100"photos of the year
NATURES BEST-Grizzly Face-Finals
WINGS Contest Awards- Winged Ballet-Honorable Mention
Getty Images- 2 international billboards
NATIONAL PARKS Contest Awards- Yellowstone Grand Prismatic- LANDSCAPE - Honorable Mention
FLOWERS Contest Awards-Hens & Chickens-Black & White-Honorable Mention
Getty Images - international billboard
Book Feature-International Masters of Photography

2013 AWARDS
African Wildlife Foundation-2013 Calendar
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 2 photos in Shortlisted Finals
NANPA-3 Photos-"Top 100" + "Top 250" photos of the year
Book Feature-Important World Artists
Cummer Museum of Art-Florida-exhibition-"Russia"-26 January to 27 April 2013
National Geographic-Photo Sales
Black & White Spider Awards-4 nominations: 4 categories: Photojournalism, People, Fashion & Abstract

2014 AWARDS
NANPA 2014 - "Top 250" photos of the year
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year- 7 Photos in Shortlisted Finals
One/woman show at the Wynn Hotel, Las Vegas
Wynn Hotel-Las Vegas
Nat Geo photo sales
Black & White Spider Awards - 13 Nominations ; 7 categories - Architecture, Fashion, People, Photojournalism, Portrait (2), Silhouette, & Wildlife.(6)
Black & White Spider Awards - Honorable Mention - Portrait-"Cigar Lady"
Movie-Columbia Pictures/Sony Pictures-April 2015

2015 AWARDS
NANPA 2015-2 Photos - "Top 100" photos of the year
Wynn & Encore Hotels-Las Vegas
Curious Animal-London-Cuba Photojournalism Article http://www.curiousanimal.com/cuba-annie-katz/
International Monochrome Black & White Awards-6 Honorable Mentions-Landscape, Fine Art, Wildlife,
Movie-Columbia/Sony Pictures-Paul Blart-Mall Cop 2
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 6 Photos in Shortlisted Finals
PHOTO WORLD Magazine-6 page spread & story-17 photos
Black & White Spider Awards 2015-9 Nominations & 2 Honorable Mentions -Silhouettes & Wildlife
UK Black & White Photography Awards-2 Finalists (Cubs & Red Fox)

2016 AWARDS
International Monochrome Black & White Awards-1 3rd Place-7 Honorable Mentions-Nature, Abstract, Fashion, Landscape, Wildlife
NANPA 2016- 3 Photos-1 in "Top 100" & 2 in "Top 250" photos of the year
Forever Yellowstone !! 5 Semi-Finalists: 2 WINNERS in Top 100 -"Highly Honored"-Bison Eyes & "Honorable Mention"-Bald Eagle
Wynn & Encore Hotels - Las Vegas
International Color Awards-5 Nominations-2 Honorable Mentions -Fashion & Wildlife
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 3 in Shortlisted Finals
International Fine Arts Photography Awards-Finalist in Landscape-& Finalist in Wildlife
Kenya Airlines-Msafiri InFlight Magazine-Rhino Conservation Article Photo
African Wildlife Foundation & Nature's Best 2016-2017 Calendar - September Rhino
!st Place Winner-PDN Magazine "Great Outdoors"-Snowy Owl
Nature's Best - 2 in Finals - "Sports Illustrated" & "Icy Stare"
London Zoological Society - Exhibition- Small Things - Banana Leaf Bats - Sept. 2016-February 2017 - London Zoo
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year-People's Choice Award 2016 - Colorado Red Fox - Exhibition at the London Natural History Museum
Black & White Spider Awards 2016 - 11 Nominations -Advertising, Children of the World, Fashion, Portrait, Silhouette, & 6 in Wildlife - 2 Honorable Mentions in Wildlife & Fashion & 1 3rd Place in People
Tokyo International Foto Awards 2016 - 3 Honorable Mentions in Landscape & Fine Art
"Share the View" Denver International Audubon Contest-5 Photos in "Top 250" and 7 Photos=Semi-Finals
Blogs written for the BBC/Natural History Museum London on "Animal Portraits" and "Photographing Wildlife"

2017 AWARDS
International Monochrome Black & White Awards-7 Honorable Mentions-Wildlife, Fashion, Fine Art, Landscapes, Nature, & Photojournalism
Wynn & Encore Hotels - Las Vegas
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year - 3 in Shortlisted Finals
Wildlife Photo Award-"Thermal Bison" Highly Commended -Projected on the Big Screen in Manhattan, NYC for the entire month of March
International Color Awards - 4 Nominations in Children of the World, Abstract, 2 in Wildlife....4 Honorable Mentions in Wildlife, Silhouette, Fashion, & People


Annie is currently represented by the following:
Getty Images
Wynn & Encore Hotels - Las Vegas
African Wildlife Foundation
Robert Harding-UK





   
 




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