|2018 – IPA International Photography Awards, Los Angeles
Awarded Honorable Mention in the 2018 International Photography Awards
|2018 – Px3 – Prix de La Photographie, Paris
“Saint Anna” was awarded Silver in the 2018 Nature Category
|2018 – HM Ribbon at the 5th Lofoten Exhibtion, Bodø / Norway
“Morgeten” was awarded a Lofoten HM Ribbon in the Color / Mono PID Landscape Category at the 5th Lofoten Exhibtion in Bodø / Norway
|2018 – Fine Art Photography Awards, London
Nominated in the fourth edition of FAPA Fine Art Photography Awards, Nature Category
|2018 – Honorable Mention / Monochrome Awards, London
Photographer Paul Christener of Switzerland was Awarded Honorable Mention in Architecture for the winning entry In Search of Silence – Fondamenta Croce at prestigious Monochrome Awards honouring Black & White Photography. The 2017 Monochrome Awards received 8942 submissions from 87 countries around the world.
|2018 – Tokyo International Foto Awards, Tokyo
“Saint Anna” was awarded Gold in the 2017 Nature / Seasons Category
|2017 – Chromatic Awards, International Color Photography Contest, USA
Paul Christener was Awarded Honorable Mention in Nature Category.
|2017 – Prix de la Photographie Paris 2017, Paris
Paul Christener was Awarded Honorable Mention in the Prix de la Photographie Paris (Px3) 2017 Competition.
The jury selected winners from thousands of photography entries from over 85 countries.
Px3 is juried by top international decision-makers in the photography industry: Carol Johnson, Curator of Photography of Library of Congress, Washington D.C.; Gilles Raynaldy, Director of Purpose, Paris; Viviene Esders, Expert près la Cour d’Appel de Paris; Mark Heflin, Director of American Illustration + American Photography, New York; Sara Rumens, Lifestyle Photo Editor of Grazia Magazine, London; Françoise Paviot, Director of Galerie Françoise Paviot, Paris; Chrisitine Ollier, Art Director of Filles du Calvaire, Paris; Natalie Johnson, Features Editor of Digital Photographer Magazine, London; Natalie Belayche, Director of Visual Delight, Paris; Kenan Aktulun, VP/Creative Director of Digitas, New York; Chiara Mariani, Photo Editor of Corriere della Sera Magazine, Italy; Arnaud Adida, Director of Acte 2 Gallery/Agency, Paris; Jeannette Mariani, Director of 13 Sévigné Gallery, Paris; Bernard Utudjian, Director of Galerie Polaris, Paris; Agnès Voltz, Director of Chambre Avec Vues, Paris; and Alice Gabriner, World Picture Editor of Time Magazine, New York.
|2017 – Neutral Density Photography Awards 2017, U.K.
Neutral Density Photography Awards 2017 with honorable mention in architecture: Cityscapes Category
|2017 – BOFK Gold Medal, Bodø / Norway
BOFK Gold Medal for “In Search of Simplicity” at the 7th Arctic Exhibition of Photographic Art
|2017 – BigPicture: Natural World Photography 2017, San Francisco
Selected for the final round of the “BigPicture: Natural World Photography” competition by the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.
Award-winning wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas chaired the competition’s panel of esteemed judges for a fourth year, joined by international photo editors Kathy Moran (National Geographic), Melissa Groo (Audubon and Outdoor Photographer), Sophie Stafford (formerly of BBC Wildlife), and award-winning nature and conservation photographers James Balog, Pete Oxford, plus founder and director of Minden Pictures, Larry Minden.\n\nThe photo will be featured in the exhibition at the Academy from July 28 – October 29, 2017. The Academy is located at Golden Gate Park – www.calacademy.org
|2017 – Featured photographer in Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2016, London
Featured photographer in Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2016.
Out of more than 17,000 images entered from 50 countries around the world, 150 images made it into the book “Outdoor Photographer of the Year – Portfolio II.” My entry from Greenland is one of them. The book will be released on 18th March and will be available online and in retail outlets.
|2017 – Monochrome Awards, London
Photographer Paul Christener of Switzerland was Awarded Honorable Mention in Architecture for the winning entry In Search of Silence at prestigious Monochrome Awards honouring Black & White Photography
|2017 – Black & White Spider Awards, Beverly Hills / U.S.A.
The International Award Honoring Black & White Photography. Nominated in Nature Category.
|2016 – Neutral Density Photography Awards / U.K.
Honorable Mention Neutral Density Photography Awards by ND Magazine (U.K.)
|2016 – BOFK Silver Medal / Norway
BOFK Silver Medal at the 3rd Lofoten Exhibition of Photographic Art
|2016 – PSA Honorable Mention / Norway
PSA Honorable Mention at the 3rd Lofoten Exhibition of Photographic Art (Norway)
|2015 – Outdoor Photography Magazine / U.K.
Outdoor Photography Magazine, Photo of the Month, February 2015
|2016 – Halation Magazine / U.S.A.
In Search of Silence