near southern England's beautiful New Forest and coast,
Paul Coghlin developed an interest in creative photography
from a young age, regularly travelling out with a camera
to capture the natural surroundings.
based in eastern England, the award-winning photographer
has continued to expand his creative style across a range
of subjects, with his images regularly appearing in exhibitions
and international publications, and is a Fellow of the British
Institute of Professional Photography (BIPP).
2011, Paul's work was also selected for the high profile
“Wild Aid Auction” in San Francisco and for the prestigious
Royal Academy of Arts' “Summer Exhibition” in London. At
the beginning of 2013, Paul released his largest body of
work to date: "Petalum", a series of thirty stunning
black and white botanical studies, featuring the fine-art
photographer's distinctive style and attention to subtle
addition to his photographic qualifications, Paul also holds
a BSc(Hons) Degree in Environmental Science from Plymouth
University and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Remote Sensing
(Earth imaging/Photogrammetry) from University College London/Imperial
7th INTERNATIONAL BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS:
Still Life category, Nominee - Professional, for Pink Tulip
OF EUROPEAN PHOTOGRAPHERS (FEP):
Award in the Landscape Category at the
FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year Award
2011 for Pier I
INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2011, NEW YORK:
PLACE, Nature: Flowers Pro, for Pink Tulip Study IV
THIRD PLACE, Architecture: Historic Pro, for Holocaust Memorial,
Honourable Mention, Architecture: Historic Pro, for "Fragments"
Honourable Mention, Fine Art: Landscape Pro, for "Sentinel"
Honourable Mention, Nature: Wildlife Pro, for "Watching"
FEDERATION OF EUROPEAN PHOTOGRAPHERS (FEP):
European Fine Art Photograph of the Year Award 2010 - Third
Place, for "Sentinel" image.
Link to the winning "Sentinel" photograph and
the other winners' images on the FEP website
INSTITUTE OF PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY
NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC AWARDS 2010:
OF THE YEAR 2010 award for "Pink Tulip, Study IV"
Link to image
GRUGEON AWARD for Best Associateship Panel - a series of
twenty monochrome images individually printed onto Photo
Rag fine-art paper
– Best Science & Nature Image for "Pink Tulip,
Study IV" Link to image
– Best Abstract/Illustrative Image for "Sentinel"
Link to image
– Best Landscape Image for "Old Railway Jetty, Study
II" Link to image
– Science & Nature for "Portrait of an Elephant
(Variation II)" Link to image
Merits - Abstract/Illustrative category
Two Merits - Landscape category
One Merit - Science & Nature category
B+W PHOTOGRAPHY MAGAZINE, UK:
- PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2010
- DIGITAL PRINTER OF THE YEAR 2010
INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2010, NEW YORK:
Honourable Mention – Nature / Wildlife - “Lion’s Stare”
Honourable Mention – Fine Art / Abstract - “Calco-meter
Pump, Study I”
Honourable Mention – Fine Art / Abstract - “Study of Reeds”
Honourable Mention – Fine Art / Abstract - “Study of Tree
Honourable Mention – Nature / Wildlife - “Portrait of an
Honourable Mention – Nature / Flowers - “Studies of a Pink
Honourable Mention – Nature / Wildlife - “Behind The Eyes”
LE PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS (PX3) 2010:
Second prize - Nature / Non-Pro, "Behind The Eyes"
Honourable Mention - Nature / Non-Pro, Lion's Stare single
Third Prize, People's Choice, Nature / Non-Pro
Third Prize, People's Choice, Fine Art / Non-Pro
PHOTOGRAPHY MAGAZINE, UK:
Finalist - Photographer of the Year 2009