HERMES

The Global Photographic Union (GPU) has a range of distinctions which must be applied for in sequence from Aphrodite to Hermes to Zeus and finally Grand Master.

Hermes

For the GPU Hermes Distinction a photographer must submit 25 photos, 5 from each of 5 categories.
The 10 categories among which the author can choose are:
Monochrome
Portrait
Nature
Landscape
Creative
Snapshots / Street photography
Travel
Nude / Staged photography
Sports / Journalism
Architecture
My choices for Hermes are underlined in the list above.

MONOCHROME

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Bloodhound SSC at 200mph



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Citizen Firefighter



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Closed for Covid


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Corks and Screw



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Apache

NATURE

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Great Orme Kestrel

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Singing Robin


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Singing Robin


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LANDSCAPE



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SPORT


Race for the Line

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The Winner is Katie Archibald

Woodpecker with Hatchling

Item Details

CATEGORY: Distinctions

DATE: October 08, 2019

PLACE: GPU Headquarters

GEAR:Nikon D800 & D810 with various lens's

A little description about this item

GPU Aphrodite

As one can see from the above photos, there is no requirement to create an harmonious panel as is the case for some of the other distinction. Each photograph is assessed solely on its photographic quality, based on the category chosen..