Pedro Luis Saiz Ajuriaguerra (Muskiz, Bizkaia, Spain, 1974). self-taught photographer, began his career back in 2011 discovering a passion that was unknown, the beginning do little more than encourage their concerns are increasing making try almost all disciplines of photography, highlighting mainly in sports photography, and architectural photography.
It has the distinctions MCEF /p (Master of the Spanish Confederation of Photography) and EFIAP / s (Excellence of the International Federation of Photographic Art), also in the Who’s Who of the PSA (Photographic Society of America) in the Top 3 in the photojournalism category 2017 and in the Top 4 2016, in Top 2 2015
ICS Country Representative for Spain
He is currently collaborating with magazines such as BAO Bilbao Magazine, Bilbao Tourism, Bilbao Bizkaia Tour Magazine and for different sports promoters such as MGZ Promotions, Euskobox etc.
He has participated in numerous national competitions highlighting in photographic competitions of sporting nature, such as: Photo Contest Guille Marti Revillo, National Contest of Sports Photography Elgoibar, Photographic Contest KEMEN, Sports Photo Contest / Kirol Argazkien Lehiaketa Bergara, National Contest of Sports Photography Valladolid, Emtesport sports photography competition, Felix Ordonez National Photography Competition, Espabox Photography Competition, Nikon Photo 2017, Spanish CEF League etc.
He has managed numerous medals of FIAP, PSA, GPU, IUP, DPA, UPI, CVB, ISF, PCA (40 FIAP Gold Medals and around 60 PSA Gold Medals, just over 400 awards and more than 3500 acceptances by various international photographic salons in the last years.
My latest and most relevant awards
• Winner in category Urban Landscapes in the 35awards contest – International Photography Awards (RUSSIA) 2018
• Best Author of the Zaffiri Gran Prix Contest FIAP Blue Pin ITALY 2018
• Finalist photographs in TPS AWARDS 2018 Exhibition in Kuala Lumpur MALAYSIA
• 2nd Place and 3rd Place Professional Category Field Sports IPA INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS ™ 2017 CALIFORNIA USA
• 3rd Editorial Place: Sports and 3rd Place Sports Water Sports and 10 Honorable Mentions IPA INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS ™ 2016 CALIFORNIA USA.
• 2nd Place and 3rd Place Non-professional category Sports and Other IPA INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS ™ 2015CALIFORNIA USA
• Sport Photographer of the Year 2017 IPA INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS ™–Spain 2017
• 2 Photographs awarded in the two categories Sports and Photos of Sport Films 4th International Sport Photography Festival (Teheran-IRAN) 2017
• IUP Gold Medal PJD 3rd IUP International Photographic Exhibition 2017 – Hong Kong
• 2 Photographs Comended in the Sony World Photography adwards 2018 London Motion category
• 2 Photographs Comended in the Sony World Photography adwards 2017 London Motion category.
• 4 Photographs Comended in the Sony World Photography adwards 2016 Split seconds and general category
• Best Author of the International Tour Grand Tour delle Colline 2017 ITALIA (Grand Tour Trophy)
• Winner EMEA Region – Europe, Middle East and Africa, CBRE Urban Photographer of the year 2016 New York USA
• 2nd Place Category sports in the PDN Adrenaline Photography Contest 2017, New York USA.
• Remarkable Award Sports Category Siena Photography Awards 2017.
• 3rd Place Sports Pangea Trophy category, and 2 Honorable Mentions in Sports and General at the Siena Photography Awards 2016- ITALY.
• 5th place winner in the Sports Category Kuwaiti Grand Photograhpy Contest 2016
• FIAP Gold Medal International Photographic Exhibition 1ST IUP Hong Kong
• China Silver Medal PSA and PSA HM 2016 PSAChina
• Silver Medal 3th International Competition of sport Photograhpy Sporfolio Festival 2016 Narbonne France
• 2nd Place Sports Category Fotowedstrijd Photocontest 2015 Rotterdam Holand
• Four photographs Comemded Open Competition at the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards. London
• 1st Place GOLDEN CAMERA (Category Amateur Photo Essay) -Ukraine -Kiev 2015
• Finalist HIPA 2014, HIPA 2015, HIPA 2016 DUBAI, HIPA 2017
• HIPA Histagram Competition winner Architecture December 2016
• Winner Creativity HIPA Instagram June 2015 (Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum) Dubai
• Personal Exhibition with 40 of my photographs at the Museum of the Foprtress in the City of Oradea ROMANIA January-February 2018
• 12th Yixian Photography Festival. Yixian with serie “Natural World” November 2017
• 11th Yixian Photography Festival. Yixian CHINA November 2016
• 4th International Photo Art Exhibitión of World top Photographers (PSBP´S) MALASIA November 2016
Publications in national newspapers of major sports such as MARCA and AS, in addition to publications in general theme newspapers such as El Pais, DEIA, El Correo, Russian RosPhoto, Capture Mania, BAO, etc.
• Cup of Travel Photo Circuit 2018 Russia
• Trofeo Gipuzkoa Internacional XLVI Spain
• 4th IUP International Photographic Exhibition 2017 Fengshun Salon China
• 3rd International Eire Exhibition of Photography 2017 PSA 2017-088
• 4th International of Photography Bundoran 2017 PSA 2017-244