The 12th edition of Salon Daguerre allowed us to receive 6,562 photos, from more than 500 photographers residing in 50 different countries. 1,481 photos were accepted by our three judges, Janos Kovacs, Anouk Graux and Jean-Louis Chatelais, for an average acceptance rate of 23%. We warmly thank the judges for their thoroughness and availability.
With 132 photos accepted and 163 points with its 8 best photos, the best club is Shangtuf Image and Art, a Chinese club in Taihzou City, Zhejiang Province. He will receive a prize of 500 euros. The best author with 13 acceptances and a medal, Thomas Lang, lives on the other side of the globe, in the United States. he will be rewarded with the special blue pin of the best FIAP author, a PSA silver medal and a prize of 250 euros. Congratulations to them for these excellent results. Thank you all for your participation and the pleasure we had to discover so many good pictures.
The judgment took place from May 10 to 12, 2019. The three judges rated each photo between 0 and 9. The final score of each digital photo is between 0 and 27 points. Of the 6592 photos judged, 1481 (22.6%) were accepted and 50 photos were awarded (medals, ribbons, judges’ favorites …).
- Open theme – monochrome : 1610 photos received, 371 accepted (23.0%)
- Open theme – color : 1845 photos received, 420 accepted (22.8%)
- Theme « Games of shadow » : 1054 photos received, 241 accepted (22.9%)
- Theme « Street photography » : 1214 photos received, 234 accepted (19.3%)
- Theme « The frame in the frame » : 839 photos received, 215 accepted (25.6%)
All results are being sent by email to clubs and entrants. A selection of accepted photos will be screened on June 6, 2019 in the Photoclub Paris Val-de-Bièvre, 28 ter rue Gassendi, 75014 Paris, France. The catalog will be available online on July 20 on salondaguerre.paris.