MARTHANNA YATER PHOTOGRAPHY
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – TUESDAY, JANUARY 4, 2011
Contact: Marthanna Yater 919-740-2432
Photographer Marthanna Yater Receives International Recognition
Durham, NC ‐ Two of Marthanna Yater’s breathtaking images have received Honorable Mentions from the prestigious International Photography Lucie Awards competition. Her work, First A Woman, received the honor in the Fine Art – Nude Pro category, and her Earth Woman Fire was recognized in the Fine Art – Other Pro grouping. The IPA Lucie Awards are judged by industry experts including those from National Geographic, Saatchi & Saatchi, Esquire Magazine, Galerie Paris‐Beijing, Tate Britain, and BBC Worldwide. Recognition by the IPA is one of the industry's premier tributes.
EARTH WOMAN FIRE
About the Awards
The 2010 IPA Lucie Awards received nearly 15,000 submissions from 103 countries across the globe. IPA is a sister‐effort of the Lucie Foundation, where the top three winners are announced at the annual Lucie Awards gala ceremony in New York's Lincoln Center and given the coveted Lucie statuette. The Foundation’s mission is to honor master photographers, to discover new and emerging talent and promote the appreciation of photography.
FIRST A WOMAN
About Marthanna Yater
Marthanna Yater is an award‐winning photographer whose career has spanned decades and achieved many prestigious milestones. From photographing “Love At Times Square” for Good Morning America to multiple magazine covers, book jackets, and fine art exhibits around the world, Marthanna delights in preserving the art of life in the unexpected moments. Although her career has been varied, Marthanna’s passion for
photographing women and children in organic and natural settings has remained a constant. For Marthanna, each shoot is an adventure an each photograph tells a story. From playful romps in mud puddles to evocative feminine gestures, her unerring instincts catch the intimate actions that unveil The Art of The Moment. You can see more of Marthanna’s work at www.marthannayater.com and www.marthannaweddings.com.