TEHRAN. (Iranart) – The 6th Khayyam International Exhibition of Photography honored top entries during its opening ceremony on Friday.
In the Open Monochrome section, Hadi Dehqanpur from Iran received the FIAP Gold Medal for his photo “Zebra” and Holger Buecker from Germany won the Kamal-ol-Molk Gold Trophy for “Above and Below”.
Cheng Jungang from China won the FIAP Gold Medal for “Aerial Stunts” in the Open Color category, while Marcel Van Balken from the Netherlands received the Kamal-ol-Molk Gold Trophy for “Polar Bear Pet” in this section.
In the City section, the FIAP Gold Medal was presented to Jun Liu from China for “Dress Up” and the Kamal-ol-Molk Gold Trophy was awarded to Farzin Nazemzadeh from Iran for “From Yesterday”.
In the Creative section, Iranian photographers Ali Karimi for “Ice Look” and Peyman Naderi for “Laps de Temps” won the FIAP Gold Medal and Kamal-ol-Molk Gold Trophy respectively.
The FIAP Gold Medal in the Travel section went to Danny Yen Sin Wong from Malaysia for “Worship With Lights”, while Hadi Rayat from Iran received the Kamal-ol-Molk Gold Trophy for “Three Ladies” in this category.
In the Telephone section, Seyyed Shahabeddin Montazeri won the FIAP Gold Medal for “Orange” and Oskar Gaskon from Spain received the Kamal-ol-Molk Gold Trophy for “El Pastor”.
Organized by the Focus Photo Club in collaboration with the Photographic Society of America (PSA) and FIAP, the exhibition will run until January 17.
Source: Tehran Times