Fine art photographer
Edward Olive is also a fine art, commercial and wedding & portrait photographer. In 2010 he was nominated for the Premios Gràffica 2010; he was awarded an honourable mention in the category fine art nudes in PX3 Le Prix de la Photographie Paris; he won 1st Place - Fantasy Outstanding Achievement award and the title of Fantasy Photographer of the Year in the the Global Photo Awards and the Daily Telegraph Telegraph.co.uk Photo competition: Sunshine; he was finalist in The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards - Urban & country landscape contest and their The Dominant Colour Contest; his analog erotica was included in the selection of the Hasselblad Masters in the category fashion & beauty; and at the 2010 International Photography Awards he won 3rd place prize in the Advertising : Book Cover pro category with his cover for Italian novel by Lucia Tilde Ingrosso – “Io so tutto di lei" and honourable mentions in the categories Fine Art - Nudes, Fine Art - Still Life, People - Other, Nature - Flowers, People - Lifestyle and in Advertising - Annual Report category for the winning entry "GFMS Annual Platinum Survey 2010". In 2009 he won Fourth Place Award in the ARTROM Gallery, Rome, Italy’s TOPTEN Split Second Impulse International Photography Competition. In 2009 He was nominated as finalist in the International Photography Awards and finalist in the wedding & social category of the Hasselblad Masters and won First prize of the Jury of PHotoEspaña PHE in their competition "Otoño al aire libre". In 2008 he was winner of the analogue photography competition “Mi mejor positivado” organised by photography magazine La Fotografía and Kodak Spain.
His work has been featured in the Hasselblad Masters 2009 exhibitions in Copenhagen, London, New York & Hong Kong; several Citypulse exhibitions, "Biosphere", "Stop Making Sense" in 2009 and "Por Chile" and "Sensual" in 2010 in Galería Moro in Santiago (Chile); also in 2010 in the collective exhibition of nature and landscape photography III EXPO ESREC "El agua despertando a la primavera" in the nature museum Valle del Alberche, el Barraco Ávila Spain; FOTOX1000 II Futurspectives 2010 in Rome Italy, a collective exhibition of fine art photography; PHotoEspaña PHE 2009 “El agua de Madrid” in Canal de Isabel II, Madrid, Spain; “Rioja en los Sexto Sentidos” 2008 in Bodegas Franco Españolas, La Rioja (Spain).
His pictures have been featured in numerous newspapers, art, photography, bridal, music and urban culture, fitness & sports magazines including El Mundo Yo Dona, Strongbox magazine, Sampixel magazine, French photography review Le Negatif mag, Spanish La Fotografía Digital y Actual, La Fotografía Social, Carne Visual Arts Magazine, Citypulse, Serie B, Hip Hop Nation, Hipflow, Urban Fit, Oui magazine, Outside Magazine, Gear Patrol and Aire Libre. In 2009 the first book of his photography was published "Private collection" featuring a series of his analog fine art erotica. His pictures have also been used as books covers including the novel by Lucia T. Ingrosso "Io so tutto di lei" and for the 2010 annual Gold Survey and Platinum Survey published by GFMS and included in “Everyman’s Marx” by Roger Gatham & Jake Davis.