LUCIE AWARDS - 5th Annual 2007 - Lincoln Center, New York City, October 15, 2007 -  Photos by Carrie Villines



Lifetime Achievement, Elliott Erwitt
Achievement in Fine Art, Ralph Gibson
Achievement in Photojournalism, Philip Jones Griffiths
Visionary Award, Kenro Izu
Achievement in Sports, Heinz Kluetmeier
Achievement in Documentary Eugene Richards,
Achievement in Portraiture, Lord Snowdon
Achievement in Fashio, Deborah Turbeville
Achievement in Advertising, Howard Zieff

see PDNonline article dated: 10-16-2007

Splashlight Studios
display of the International Photography Award Winners

Hossein Farnami, Founder of the Lucie Awardand Photo Award programs,
Cat Jimenez, Executive Director/Lucie Awards and
Susan Baraz/Photograhy Consultant and member of the Lucie Awards Committee

The Lincoln Center cocktail hour before the Lucies show was packed w/ people, you could barely move

Lou Reed presented the award to Ralph Gibson for Achievement in Fine Art

Lauren Greenfield presented the award to Powerhouse Books for Book Publisher of the year.

Deborah Turbaville accepting award for FASHION Photographer of the year

Antonin Kractochvil paid tribute to award-winning photojournalist Alexandra Boulat (1962-2007)
Founding Member of VII Photo Agency- died Oct. 5th in Paris, France from a brain aneurysm.
read Guardian Unlimited obit by Jan McGirk

Sherrie Berger, PR Rep for Lucies with Cat Jimenes /Lucie Award Director/WIPI Pro Member


For MORE information and photos see: LUCIE AWARDS International Photography Awards IPA

The Lucie statue was created by Studio 1030 in 2001, from the idea by Graham Howe.
The Lucie Awards committee chose "Lucie" from a list of over 500 names.
The name "Lucie" was provided by committee member, Susan Baraz.

Photos by:

   CARRIE VILLINES, brooklyn, ny   (8-01)

Cat Jimenes /Lucie Award Director/WIPI Pro Member
    CAT JIMENEZ, los angeles, ca   (2) 4-03)

LUCIE AWARD Presentations / Women In Photography International

A collaboration of the Women In Photography International Distinguished Photographer's Award and the Lucie Awards and IPA Awards during years 2003 and 2004.

1985 Established Distinguished Photographers Award

2003 Annie Leibovitz / collabaoration w1st Annual /Lucie Awards

Presented at the Beverly Hilton Hotel by Jean Ferro

See BIO material, photos

2004 Sylvia Plachy / collabaoration w/2nd Annual /Lucie Awards

Presented at the American Airline Theatre / New York City

Joyce Tenneson, Jean Ferro presentation with special video clip from Adrien Brody "I Love you Mom"

2005 Carrie Mae Weems

The WIPI Distnguished Photographers Award was presented to Carrie Mae Weems

Due to Carries extended stay in Italy during 2005, WIPI independly presented Ms. Weems with the announcement of her award.


2006-2007-2008   ONE HUNDRED Distinguished Photographers

In an effort to support women photographers worlwide, WIPI will HONOR 100 women photographers to represent the renown WIPI Distinguished Photographers Award for a cumulative period of 2006, 2007 and 2008.

Notification will be posted by Dec. 31, 2007