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YPS International Salon 2020 Exhibition & Award Ceremony
January 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC+5.5
YPS Salon | Award Ceremony and Exhibition Jan 16 – 7:00 PM IST | YPS Facebook Page & YPS YouTube Channel
You are Cordially Invited
YPS Executive Committee & YPS International Salon 2020 Committee are pleased to extend a cordial invitation to all
- YPS Members,
- Salon participants,
- Salon Supporters &
- Photo/Art Lovers
to join us during the YPS International Salon 2020 Exhibition & Award Ceremony on Saturday, Jan 16th on
1. Like the YPS Facebook page by clicking here:
2. Click on https://facebook.com/ypsbengaluru/live/ on 16 Jan 2021 at 7.00pm IST.
1. Subscribe to YPS YouTube channel by clicking here
2. Click on https://youtube.com/ypsbengaluru/live/ on 27 Dec 2021 at 7.00pm IST.
Please join us on this live event with friends and family and make the event a great success.
Mr Riccardo Busi
President, FIAP, MFIAP, EFIAP/p, Hon EFIAP
Born in 1958 in Florence (Italy), Mr. Ricardo Busi has a Doctorate in Political Sciences and a Masters in Diplomatic Career and International Organizations.
He has been the FIAP President since 2012, and, prior to that, was the General Secretary for 10 years, (2002 to 2012). A travel and nature photographer, he has been taking pictures for more than 38 years. He has won numerous international competitions. He was FIAP World Champion eight times and Vice-Champion thrice. He has also been a World Champion in Projected Images and Vice Champion in the same category thrice. He has to his credit 415 personal and collective exhibitions in 35 different countries. He has been a jury more than 314 times in no less than 34 different countries.
He is a FIAP Master (MFIAP, EFIAP/p), and has 68 international distinctions, among which are, Guest Professor of Shandong University of Art and Design – Jinan, Honorary President of Silk Road Photographic International Alliance (SRPOIA), Honorary Chairman of the Photographic Society of Confucius Hometown, Jinan, Artistic Consultant of Beijing International Photography Week – Photo Beijing (ACBPW) – Beijing, Shandong Tourism Culture Imaging Ambassador, Libo County Tourism Imaging Ambassador, Honorary Citizen of Tengzhou City – Tengzhou, Artistic Consultant of Huaguang College Qiantu Photo Map – Quanzhou.
You can follow his work here:
Guest of Honour:
Ms Elena McTighe
President, PSA, MPSA, HonPSA, ESFIAP
Ms. Elena McTighe, assumed the role of the President of the Photographic Society of America (PSA) in October 2017. Prior to that, she served as the Executive Vice President (2015-2017); was the Publications Vice President and Managing Editor of the PSA Journal for six years (2007 – 2013); followed by two years as PSA Secretary (2013 – 2015). She was elected an Associate (APSA) in 2009 and a Fellow (FPSA) in 2014.
She has appeared in PSA’s Who’s Who in Photography from 2006 until the present, many times earning a spot among the top 20 photographers in North America in various divisions. In 2009 she was number 6 in North America in the Electronic Imaging Division. Elena earned her MPSA distinction in 2016.
She is frequently asked to judge PSA-recognized photography exhibitions in the United States and abroad.
In addition to her photography, she has written seventeen feature articles and had two covers published in the PSA Journal. In 2006 she received the Society’s Early Achievement and the Region Director of the Year Awards; in 2011 she was awarded the prestigious President’s Award, and in 2014 she received the Keaton Award for long-time contributions to the PSA Journal. 2017 brought her a second gold editorial star for the PSA Journal.
Sat, Jan 16, 7:00 PM IST – Award Ceremony
The winners of the YPS International Salon 2020 will be recognised. We will also recognize supporters who have contributed to the success of the Salon.
YPS Executive Committee extends warm invitation to all photo and art lovers to join us during the Award Ceremony of YPS International Salon 2020 on Saturday, Jan 16th, 2020 at 7:00 PM IST on YPS Facebook Page and YPS YouTube Channel