This is a list of my awards and accomplishments in the field of photography and time lapse cinematography. I've worked very hard to get here and I continue to do so, but I'd lie if I said I wasn't proud of my achievements.
Beno is a distinguished camera artisan and a winner of close to 40 prestigious awards in the fields of photography, time lapse cinematography and filmmaking.
Among those, the standouts are the Emmy Nomination for outstanding cinematography in the documentary mini-series ‘Wild Arabia’, produced by the BBC Natural History Unit, 1st Place Win in the Time Lapse Category of the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA), 1st Place Win in the Film Category of the Abu Dhabi Through Your Eyes Creative Media Competition, 1st Place Win in the Time Lapse Category of the Spaces of Light Photography Competition, Gold World Medal winner at the New York Festivals International Film & Television Awards for Best Cinematography and a Silver Dolphin at the Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
COMPLETE LIST OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS
· Honorable Mention at the City Soul 2014 International Photography Salon PSA HM
· Honorable Mention at the 6th International Contest of Photography NARAVA 2013
· 3rd Place Winner in the architectural photography category of the 'SPACES OF LIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD - SECOND SEASON' (2012)
· Two-time Finalist of the 'AL AIN PHOTOGRAFIA AWARD' in 2011
· Hamdan International Photography Award (HIPA), Finalist, General Category (Colour), Seventh Season (2017-2018)
· Hamdan International Photography Award (HIPA), Finalist, Fourth Season (2014-15)
· Hamdan International Photography Award (HIPA), Finalist (two categories) Third Season (2013-14)
· Hamdan International Photography Award (HIPA), Finalist, First Season (2011-12)
· Finalist of National Geographic 2012 International Photo Contest
· Member of the Judging Committee, ‘Spaces of Light Photography Contest’ – Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center & UAE Ministry of Presidential Affairs
· Host of the ‘500px Global Photowalk’ in Dubai for in 2015 and 2016 Photographic Society of America (PSA)
Honorable Mention Ribbon - City Soul 2014 photography contest