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Salon des Refusés

16 days ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

The Salon des Refusés was an art exhibition held in Paris in 1863 to show work that had been refused by the selection committee of the official Salon. It drew huge crowds, who came mainly to mock the paintings there, including many impressionist works such as Edouard Manet's “Le Déjeuner sur l'herbe” .
In early 2021, I spent a lot of time going through my bird photos before finally submitting 50 of them to the “Bird Photographer of the Year” competition held in the UK. All photos were rejected - none of them was considered worth publication in the book accompanying the competition, let...
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