Over 500 photographs were submitted to the 30th edition of the National Nature Photography Competition PHOTO-ECO 2022. With a view to promoting the documentation of situations and phenomena in the life of nature, in which man did not interfere, the jury decided to award 13 photographs, including two works submitted by me, awarding them with distinctions.
I invite you to the twelfth presentation of my author's photo exhibition entitled "Obary". The vernissage will be held on June 25 at 12:00 at the "Młynarzówka" Nature Education Center of the Narew National Park in Kurowo. The exhibition prepared on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the protection of natural fragments of transitional and raised bogs of the subcontinental type located in the western part of the Solska Primeval Forest will be presented with 20 photographs in the format 82x55 cm, framed 100x70 cm. The works show characteristic elements of the landscape of the "Obary" nature reserve, photographed in the existing conditions over the course of four seasons. They were made in the years 2012-2019 during the period of validity of the relevant permit allowing me to move in the protected area and photograph nature. During the vernissage there will be a show of original digital presentations. The exhibition was created thanks to the support of the Polish Nature Photographers Union, the Biłgoraj Forest District and the Biłgoraj Commune. The exhibition will last until August 31 this year.
On June 10, I invite you to the City Gallery in Strzyżów for the vernissage and the presentation of the photo exhibition lasting until July 10, which is the result of the open-air photography organized under the name "Landscapes of the Strzyżowski Foothills - Spring". The plein-air took place on May 11-15, 2022 in the picturesque scenery of the Strzyżów Foothills. Among the presented 30 works in the 100x70 cm format by 6 photographers, there are also works by me.
I invite you to the next presentation of my author's photo exhibition entitled "Obary". The vernissage will take place on May 13 at 5:30 pm in the gallery located in the Oficyna at the Park-Manor and Farm Complex in Wiśniowa. As part of the exhibition prepared on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the protection of natural fragments of transitional and raised bogs of the subcontinental type located in the western part of the Solska Primeval Forest, 20 photographs will be presented in the format 82x55 cm, framed 100x70 cm. The works show the characteristic landscape elements of the "Obary" nature reserve, photographed in the existing conditions over the course of four seasons, and were made in the years 2012-2019 during the period of validity of the relevant permit allowing me to move around the protected area and photograph nature. During the vernissage there will be a show of digital presentations. The exhibition was created thanks to the support of the Association of Polish Nature Photographers, the Biłgoraj Forest District and the Biłgoraj Commune. The exhibition will last until June 17 this year.
In the competition for the Photographer of the Year 2022 in the Roztocze-Subcarpathia District of the Polish Nature Photographers Union, the jury appreciated 11 of my works by awarding the following awards and distinctions.
The season for Roztocze and its vicinity is a tourist map in the scale of 1:100,000, published by Paweł Wład Tourist Publishing House, commissioned by the Association of Housing Producers of the City and Commune of Zwierzyniec. It shows the area of Western Roztocze, Central Roztocze and the Biłgoraj Plain (Solska Forest with Janowskie Forests) from Szastarka in the north-west to Lubycza Królewska in the south-east and from Rudnik on the San and Krzeszów in the south-west to Grabowiec in the north-east. The map includes such important tourist towns as: Zamość, Biłgoraj, Frampol, Janów Lubelski, Józefów, Krasnobród, Susiec, Szczebrzeszyn and Zwierzyniec and the area of the Roztocze National Park. The map shows objects of tourist and recreational value as well as the current routes of tourist routes: walking, cycling, horse riding and canoeing against the background of the road and rail network, land and water cover and nature protection areas. The review includes detailed descriptions of the most important attractions of the region along with photographs that illustrate them. Two of my photographs illustrate descriptions of natural objects from the area of the Biłgoraj Commune.
The map is available at the Association of Accommodation Owners of the City and Commune of Zwierzyniec, 22-470 Zwierzyniec, ul. Słowackiego 2, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. 600 338 318 and at tourism fairs and tourist events in the region
April 29 this year. at. 6 pm. at the Municipal and Communal Cultural Center in Krzyż Wielkopolski, the jubilee exhibition of the members of the Polish Nature Photographers Union - 25 years of PNPU will be opened. The presentation of the exhibition will last until the end of May and can be viewed during the working hours of the cultural center. Among the presented works, you can also see a photo of my authorship.
I invite you to the presentation and opening of the exhibition entitled "Enchanted by nature" to the Biłgoraj Cultural Center. The exhibition is presented from February 21 to March 31 this year, while the opening will take place on March 4 at 5:00 p.m. The exhibition was prepared in 2019 on the 15th anniversary of the establishment of the Roztocze and Subcarpathian District of the Polish Nature Photographers Union and the 45th anniversary of the establishment of the Roztocze National Park. It consists of 30 selected photographic works in the format 75x50 cm, made by 20 members of the Roztocze and Subcarpathia District of the Polish Nature Photographers Union. According to the diversity of the photographic interests of the authors of the works, the exhibition presents various topics of nature photography, such as macrophotography, flora, fauna, climatic landscapes, or attempts at artistic interpretation of nature. Among the authors of the works there was also my person and two works signed with my name.
From January 11 this year. in Pavilion IX of the Poznań Palm House, you can admire the works awarded and distinguished in the National Competition of Nature Photography PHOTO ECO 2021, organized by the Polish Society for Nature Conservation "Salamandra". The competition is organized for the twenty-ninth time, and its main goal is to create an exhibition and launch delight in young audiences, whose sensitivity is just emerging. PHOTO ECO promotes the documentation of situations and phenomena in the life of nature that have not been interfered with by humans. Among the photos presented at the exhibition there is a work by my authorship, entitled Footwear, which was awarded in the competition. February 11 this year.
Two of my photographs illustrate the pages of the Calendar Landscapes of Lublin Region 2022, published by the Tabal company. The calendar was printed in the 100x70.7 cm format and consists of 13 charts illustrated with works presenting landscapes that we can see within the Lublin region. My works are on the pages of February and September and show the landscapes of the Western Roztocze.