December 2003

see: interview w/ Annie

LUCIE Awards
Gala Event, Sunday, December 7, 2003

1st International Photo Awards          ©Jean Ferro 2003

                ©Catherine Bauknight 2003 /ZUMAPRESS
WIPI President PhotoArtist, Jean Ferro taking photo
of Statue (above) at Podium before into announcing
Annie Leibovitz as the WIPI Distinguished Photographers Awardee

©Catherine Bauknight 2003 /ZUMAPRESS

Vulmus Zsigmond embraces Douglas Kirkland after presenting Doug the
Outstanding Achievement in Entertainment Photography

 ©Catherine Bauknight 2003 /ZUMAPRESS
Tim Street Porter received the Outstanding Achievement in Architecture Photography

 ©Catherine Bauknight 2003 /ZUMAPRESS
William Claxton received the Outstanding Achievement in Music Photography


 ©Catherine Bauknight 2003 /ZUMAPRESS
Steve McCurry received the Lucie for Outstanding Achievement in Photojournalism


WIPI Pro Members, l to r. Catherine Bauknight, Heidi Buhl,
Kathleen Laraia McLaughlin, Johanna Jacobson, other WIPI members
who attended, but not pictured were Stephanie Flack, Michele Dugan and Marnie Tanner

 ©Catherine Bauknight 2003 /ZUMAPRESS
Model of the year, Jessica Miller with host Fred Willard

©Jean Ferro 2003
Melvin Sokolsky Awardee for Outstanding Achievement in Fashion Photography
with Award winner as Top model Jessica Miller, and friend


©Jean Ferro 2003
Hossein Farmani, Founder and Chairman of the LUCIE Awards and
International Photo Awards


©Jean Ferro 2003
Stephen Cohen, Stephen Cohen Gallery, waving Hi in lobby of
IPA event w/photographer Lauren Greenfield

Photo: Andrea Andes
Eric Etebari Actor/Producer, with mom, Jean Ferro PhotoArtist/President WIPI

Special Thanks to WIPI members who volunteered:
Cat Jimenez, who organized volunteers
for IPA and volunteer contributors, Carrie Villines and Meg Madison

Special Thank you to PRO member photographer Catherine Bauknight

International Photo Awards headquarters images:

main press page...suggestion: open in separate window so you can navigate through the different sections without backtracking to the beginning

see: WIPI News Feature on Annie
and previous Distinguished Photographers Award list