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HIPA (Hamdan International Photography Awards)

Serenity advanced to the final round against thousands of entries from over 120 countries. Samuel was one of only two Canadian photographers chosen for publication in HIPA's annual 4 volume book that year.

TIPS (Toronto International Photography Salon)

Samuel has had 4 images selected by the jury of one of the longest running photography contests in the world. They are Luminesence, Serenity, 1984, and The Artist's Canvas.

MIFA (Moscow International Foto Awards)

Eight images from his series "Masked!" were recognized by MIFA. They are Serenity, Marrakesh, Waiting, 1984, Breaking Free, Avenger, The Oil Painting, and Black Pearls.

Note that not all of the images in this gallery have been entered into international competitions. The decision to enter a photograph is made on the basis of competition criteria, the number of allowable entries, and other factors.





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