Awards & Exhibitions

Awards won by Valent Lau’s photographs locally and internationally.

2nd New Bi-Continental Photo Circuit – Europa

GPU Honorable Mention
Title: “Little dip”

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1st Redlands International

Merit Award
Title: “Little dip”

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3rd Queensland International – Maryborough

Photographic Society of Queensland HM Ribbon
Title: “Dragon”

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4th EMPA International Salon

EMPA Bronze Medal
Title: “My Happiness”

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EMPA Silver Medal
Title: “Fairmont Resort”

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Singur Photo Festival

SPF Merit Medal
Title: “Positively glowing”

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5th Salon of Photography Cakovec

UK Royal Photographic Society Gold Medal
Title: “More than you can chew”

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AIPP Australian Professional Photography Awards

Two Silver Awards

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AIPP NSW Professional Photography Awards

Silver Award

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3rd Greek Photographic Circuit, Crete

Diploma 1
Title: “Erin canvas”

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Digital Photo World, Serbia, Vojvodina Circuit

Digital Photo Archive Honorable Mention
Title: “More than you can chew”

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Australian Photographic Society Winter Competition 2014

3rd place
Title: “Dip”

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Highly commended
Title: “Sole Souls”

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25th Sutherland Shire National Exhibition of Photography 2013

Commendation
Title: “Welcome to the family”

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Ausphotography Photo of the Week #275 Oct 2011

Finalist
Theme: “Flash Photography, light your subject”

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Ausphotography Photo of the Month Sep 2011

Finalist
Theme: “Living Creatures of the Sea or Water”

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Ausphotography Photo of the Week #268 Aug 2011

Finalist
Theme: “High-Rise Buildings”

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Historic Houses Trust

MyBurb Photo Competition – Finalist

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Ausphotography Photo of the Week #228 Nov 2010

Winner

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LAVA Digital Origami Tiger competition 2010

Runner up

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Prize: Digital Origami Tiger lamp

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DCFever Calendar 2009

Photo selected from Nikon photo competition 2008 entries for display in Nikon gallery and inclusion in DCFever calendar

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International Exhibitions of Valent Lau’s photographs

Boka Bay 2017

Series: “Open” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

WPG Grand Circuit – Han Pijesak

Series: “Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

WPG Grand Circuit – Novi Sad

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

The 4 Nations 2016 Competition

Series: “Open” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

2nd New Bi-Continental Photo Circuit – Al Wasl

Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

2nd New Bi-Continental Photo Circuit – Liwa

Series: “Travel” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

2nd New Bi-Continental Photo Circuit – Europa

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Travel” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition, 1 photograph awarded GPU Honorable Mention

2nd New Bi-Continental Photo Circuit – Mediterranean

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Travel” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

Sydney International 2016

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Creative” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

1st Vigex Digital

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

1st Redlands International

Series: “Creative” – 4 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph awarded Merit
Series: “Travel” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

3rd Queensland International – Gold Coast

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition

3rd Queensland International – Maryborough

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition, 1 photograph awarded PSQ Honorable Mention

3rd Queensland International – Mt Gravatt

Series: “Open Color” – 4 photographs accepted for exhibition

3rd Queensland International – Townsville

Series: “Open Color” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition

4th EMPA International Salon

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph awarded EMPA Bronze, 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Travel” – 1 photograph awarded EMPA Silver, 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

BH Circuit – Montenegro

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Woman” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

BH Circuit – Serbia

Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Woman” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

Singur Photo Festival

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph awarded SPF Merit Medal
Series: “Travel” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

2nd Purbachal International

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Creative” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Travel” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition

5th Salon of Photography Cakovec

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph awarded RPS Gold

PhotoART Vision

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

3rd Cairo International

Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

12th Laupheim International

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition

11th Main Spessart International

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

7.BSW Wuerzburg Fotosalon

Series: “Open Color” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition

5th Black Forest International

Series: “Open Color” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

12th Swabian International

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

3rd International Circuit – 3° Trofeo Cassero di Montevarchi, Italy

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

3rd International Circuit – 3° Trofeo Fotografi Vestri di Montevarchi, Italy

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

3rd International Circuit – 3° Trofeo Francesco Mochi di Montevarchi, Italy

Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

3rd International Circuit – 3° Trofeo Citta di Montevarchi, Italy

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Woman” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

47th Howrah Colour Salon

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

3rd Greek Photographic Circuit, Crete

Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition, 1 photograph awarded Diploma 1

3rd Greek Photographic Circuit, Santorin

Series: “Travel” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition

3rd Greek Photographic Circuit, Mykonos

Series: “Travel” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

3rd Greek Photographic Circuit, Rhodos

Series: “Travel” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

Maitland International Salon of Photography 2014

Series: “Open” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

Novi Sad, Serbia, Vojvodina Circuit

Series: “Woman” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Man” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

Kula, Serbia, Vojvodina Circuit

Series: “Woman” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Man” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

Digital Photo World, Serbia, Vojvodina Circuit

Series: “Woman” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Portrait” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph awarded DPA HM
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

1st Vihti Salon, Nummela, Finland International Digital Circuit

Series: “Open Color” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

6th Carelia Salon, Lappeenranta, Finland International Digital Circuit

Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

6th Vision Salon, Ylöjärvi, Finland International Digital Circuit

Series: “Open Color” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Travel” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

2nd Hyvinkää Salon, Hyvinkää, Finland International Digital Circuit

Series: “Open Color” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Travel” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition

6th Vantaa Salon, Vantaa, Finland International Digital Circuit

Series: “Open Color” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Travel” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

1st DPW Annual Exhibition 2014

Series: “My Favourite Photos” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Creative” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Open Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

Australian Photographic Society National Canvas Exhibition 2014

20×30″ Canvas Print
Title: “Great Expectations”

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Australian Photographic Society Winter Competition 2014

Series: “Open” – 1 photograph awarded 3rd place, 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “The Color Orange” – 1 photograph awarded highly commended, 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

7th Australian Digital Photography Awards

Series: “Open” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Creative” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition

Obsession of Light – 2nd Vantaa Photoclub International Exhibition

Series: “Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Monochrome” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Love” – 3 photographs accepted for exhibition

25th Sutherland Shire National Exhibition of Photography

Series: “Color” – 1 photograph accepted for exhibition
Series: “Creative” – 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Monochrome” – 1 photograph awarded commendation, 2 photographs accepted for exhibition
Series: “Nature” – 1 photographs accepted for exhibition