Molland fine-art photography: Blog en-us (C) Molland fine-art photography [email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Sun, 11 Jul 2021 11:10:00 GMT Sun, 11 Jul 2021 11:10:00 GMT Molland fine-art photography: Blog 80 120 Awarded overall winner Itsliquid international contest 9th edition 2021 I am surprised and honoured to have been named winner in the Itsliquid international contest 9th edition 2021.

For information about the contest and to see the winning images please see

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Sun, 11 Jul 2021 11:10:23 GMT
4 Honorable mentions awarded in the International Photography Awards IPA (The Lucies) I have been awarded 4 Honorable mentions in the International Photography Awards IPA (The Lucies).

One for Hang-on 3; the first award for this image!!

The others are for "come"; "Drifter" and "Zebra"

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Tue, 27 Oct 2020 12:09:06 GMT
Visit our on-line gallery.. Visit our on-line gallery at

Our local art festival "de Kunsttoer" was cancelled due to corona. To showcase our art the 30 participating artists have created an on-line Gallery.. Have a look, it is definitely worth it...

it can also be reached through our website..



[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Wed, 30 Sep 2020 09:57:01 GMT
Vitruvian Women wins second price in the equality category of seeingwomen 2020. Vitruvian Woman won second place in the competition "seeingwomen 2020” by photos des Femmes" in the Equality category!
The image will be exhibited in the fall in Château de LaLande and/or Château de Lomenie in France. Model: Joceline.


Information about the organisation: "Photos de Femmes is committed to positive representations of women. We host exhibits, photo competitions, seminars and photo festivals dedicated to providing the most diverse and powerful images of women. We select the best contemporary images of women in every genre of photography by every gender of photographer. "

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Sat, 16 May 2020 13:56:28 GMT
I have received 4 nomination awards in the Fine Art Photography Awards competition. The following images have received an award:


The thinker 1



That brings the total of awards received to 86. I think I will stop entering competitions when I reach 101...

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Sun, 12 Apr 2020 22:18:32 GMT
6 Awards received in the 13th International Color Awards competition. Today I received the fantastic news that I have been awarded 6 Awards in the 13th International Color Awards competition.

"Against the wall" scored the highest with an Honorable mention in the category nude.

I am proud that for the first time I have received awards (nominations) for new categories:

"Gannets 1" was nominated in Wildlife

"Beach" was nominated in nature

"Strange animal" was nominated in Children of the world

Other awards were.

"Duo Luca" nominated in Nude

"Silent" nominated in fine art.

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Tue, 17 Mar 2020 07:56:22 GMT
7 awards received in the ND awards photography competition Out of the 9 entries to the ND awards, I have received 7 Honorable mention awards.

These were for

- Duo Luca

- Eileider

- Cross

- Boer zoekt vrouw

- The Thinker

- Gannets 1

- Gannets 2

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Sun, 24 Nov 2019 13:51:36 GMT
"The Thinker" was selected for the Zomerexpo exposition. Every year the museum "De Fundatie" in Zwolle organises the summer exhibition "Zomer expo". see

This year they have selected 250 art-works for exposition out of 3200 entries.

I am honoured that my image "the thinker" was selected and will be exhibited in the Castle "Kasteel het Nijenhuis" in Heino/Wijhe from 25-mai till 1-September 2019

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:08:34 GMT
Exhibition during the "kunstschouw" art-fair in June I will be participating in the art-fair "kunstschouw" from 15 till 23 June 2019.

This is a large art-fair with over 200 artists including international artists. These will exhibit in a throughout the island "Schouwen" in various locations. for information see

I will be exhibiting together with 2 other artists in the Fletscher Duinhotel. Torenweg 1, 4328 JC Burgh-Haamstede.

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:02:25 GMT
Two honourable mentions received in the ND awards (UK) Bothe the image "Mermaid" as well as the series "naturals" have received an honourable mention in the ND awards.

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Wed, 28 Nov 2018 07:59:12 GMT
Expositie tijdens de kunstroer in Bleiswijk 6 & 7 Oktober 2018 Tijdens het weekeinde van 6 & 7 Oktober exposeer ik weer thuis ongeveer 40 van mijn beelden.

De expositie is op beide dagen van 11:00 - 18:00 is iedereen welkom aan de Beukenlaan 1 in Bleiswijk..

Voor informatie over de kunsttoer en de deelnemende kunstenaars en het programma zie


[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Fri, 28 Sep 2018 09:44:27 GMT
Expositie tijdens de verbeelding op 29 en 30 September in Nootdorp Op 29 en 30 September zal er tijdens de kunstmanifestatie de verbeelding in Pijnacker/Nootdorp een deel van mijn werk te zien zijn.

Ik exposeer met 3 andere kunstenaars en we zullen zelf ook aanwezig zijn.

Mijn expositie is op beide dagen van 11:00-17:00 te bezichtigen in woonzorgcentrum Veenhage Meidoornlaan 2 in Nootdorp.

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Sat, 08 Sep 2018 22:57:06 GMT
5 nominations have been awarded in the Fine Art Foto Awards In the Fine Art Foto Awards competition I was awarded 5 nominations.

These were for the following images:

Series "Extra ordinary" (Woest, Spotlight, Peertje, het is Jan)

Series "Stories" (Ballet, Cocoon, Cross, What's up?, Hang-on 2)



[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:49:57 GMT
2nd place winner at the International Colour Awards.                              2017 International Color Awards 


                               WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT


Dear Marc,

CONGRATULATIONS on being a Winner at the 10th Annual International Color Awards with:


2nd Place - Merit of Excellence in Silhouette | Cocoon 

Honorable Mention in Nude | Hang-on 2 


Nominee in Fine Art | Drifter 

Nominee in Fine Art | Spotlight 

Nominee in Nude | Dagger 

Nominee in Nude | Poledance 

Nominee in Portrait | Chayenne 

Nominee in Still Life | Peertje 

6,178 entries were received from 75 countries and your work received a high percentage of votes overall. Certainly an achievement, well done!


The Jury represented the industry's biggest names and tastemakers 

including Christie's, New York; Contemporary Art Society, London; 

Sotheby's, Paris; ING Collection, Netherlands; Y&R, Malaysia; Preus 

Museum, Norway; Art Beatus, Hong Kong; Ogilvy & Mather, Amsterdam; 

Whitechapel Gallery, London; and J. Walter Thompson, New York who 

reviewed the entries online before making their nominations and honoring 

723 title awards and 792 nominees in 33 categories. The Awards could 

not have wished for a better group of professionals to work with.


Congratulations once again, we wish you a most successful photography year.

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:53:58 GMT
4 Honorable mentions awarded in the Tokio International Foto Awards (TIFA) In the first edition of the Tokio International Foto Awards 4 Honourable mentions were awarded for the following images

  • "Against the wall"
  • "Joceline"
  • Cuckoo's nest
  • Series Naturals ("Tess" and "Aad")


[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:38:22 GMT
5 Honorable mentions received in the Natural Density Awards (London) The following images were awarded with an Honourable mention in the ND awards foto competition.

  • series extra-ordinary with images "Woest", "Spotlight", "Peertje" and "Het is Jan"
  • Series Captivating with images "Silent", "Mindful"; "goed-fout"; "Hush" and "50 shades"
  • "Joceline"
  • "Drifter"
  • "Cuckoo's Nest"
[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Thu, 15 Dec 2016 22:50:19 GMT
41 Images on exposition in tHUIS aan de AMSTEL in Amsterdam 41 Images are on exhibition in Amsterdam till Feb 4th.

The exposition is in a historical building now functioning as a cafe restaurant. see

The exposition is open daily from 10:00 till 23:00 and visitors are invited to explore all the rooms of the building as the images are distributed throughout the building.

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Thu, 15 Dec 2016 22:46:09 GMT
Cocoon received an honourable mention at the international photography awards (Lucies) After Woest and Joceline last year, this year Cocoon was awarded an honourable mention at the large International Photography Awards.

This year there were over 17.000 entries, from 162 Countries.

See the image at:


Below the press release..





International Photography Awards Announces Category Winners of the 2016 Competition!


This year, The International Photography Awards received 17036 of submissions from over 162 countries, and is pleased to declare that Marc Olthoff was awarded Honorable Mention in Fine Art - Other for the winning entry Cocoon.


ABOUT Marc Olthoff


Marc Olthoff

[email protected]


About the International Photography Awards

The International Photography Awards conducts an annual competition for professional, non-professional, and student photographers on a global scale, creating one of the most ambitious and comprehensive competitions in the photography world today. Each year, the International Photography Awards (IPA) invites passionate photographers, to compete for the title of Photographer of the Year, Discovery of the Year and Deeper Perspective Photographer of the Year. A board of esteemed professionals in the field juries the competition: curators, photo editors, gallery owners, art directors, and other luminaries from the international photography community. The awards includes a Lucie Statue and cash prizes totaling over $20,000, exhibition and publication opportunities.


About the Lucie Awards

The Lucie Awards is the annual event honoring the greatest achievements in photography. The photography community from countries around the globe will pay tribute to the most outstanding photography achievements presented at the Gala Awards ceremony. Each year, the Advisory Board nominates deserving individuals across a variety of categories who will be honored during the Lucie Awards ceremony. Once the nominations have been received, the votes are tallied and an honoree in each category is identified. The honorees are pre-announced months before the Lucie Awards. The Lucie Awards are a signature program of Lucie Foundation.


IPA Contact:

Hannah Lillethun

Program Director, International Photography Awards

[email protected]

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Sun, 30 Oct 2016 23:19:35 GMT
Till March. "Drifter" is in large format on exposition in the "van Maanenbad" in Rotterdam. [email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Fri, 07 Oct 2016 22:38:49 GMT This weekeind, open house during the Kunsttoer This weekeind, I will exhibiting 30 of my images at home during the Kunsttoer (see

Saturday and Sunday 1-2 Okt from 11:00 to 18:00 everyone is welcome!

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:00:26 GMT
I was awarded a silver medal in the Prix de la Photographie Paris. In the Prix de la Photographie Paris (PX3) I have won a Silver medal for part of the Extra ordinary series.
This was for the category fine-art still-life non-pro. And for the images "Woest"; "Spotlight" and "Peertje"

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:44:47 GMT
Exposition in Haarlem till Sept 27 Starting today I am exhibiting 12 pictures at the Kunstkelder, Raakshalle in Haarlem (Drossestraat 2).
This is with other artist showing sculptures, ceramics paintings etc.

My collection will change on August 30, so there will be 24 images in total over the period.

The opening of for the fist collection (and those of the other artists is Sunday August 7th 16:00

I will be present at the venue
- August 10th from 14:30 till 18:00
- August 24th from 11:00 till 18:00

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Wed, 03 Aug 2016 08:24:10 GMT
A Bronze Medal was awarded in the MIFA (Moscow International Foto Awards) In the Moscow International Foto Awards (MIFA) I have won a Bronze medal for part of the Extra ordinary series.
This was for the category fine-art still-life non-pro. And for the images "Woest"; "Spotlight" and "Peertje"

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Wed, 03 Aug 2016 08:17:18 GMT
I was awarded a honorable mention and a nomination at the international color awards. Saturday was the annual international color awards Photoshow where the winners of this competition were announced.

I am proud to have won an Honorable mention and achieved a nomination in this contest of more than 5000 images send in from 78 countries.

I'll add the links to the virtual gallery when it becomes available (may 10th) and the winners Movie once available for download (June).

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Tue, 29 Mar 2016 05:59:48 GMT
I was awarded two honorable mentions at the international photography awards (Lucies). Links to the pictures:

To learn more about the competition see

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Wed, 04 Nov 2015 22:41:25 GMT
Exhibition in Haarlen Until Oktober 25th 13 of my pictures are on exhibition in the Kunstkerlder in Haarlem.

Open Wednesday-Sunday 11:00-18:00

Drosse Straat 2, 2011 XW  Haarlem

[email protected] (Molland fine-art photography) Sat, 03 Oct 2015 12:43:39 GMT
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