IPA Lucie Awards appears to be back on track, see earlier post, with the Second Round email which was forwarded to me by a photographer this morning:
Congratulations. Your entry ‘XXX’ has advanced through the second round and is now in the third and final round of the jurying process.Your entry is now an official Honorable Mention of the 2009 International Photography Awards. In addition, your entry is now competing for a 1st, 2nd or 3rd place title. All winners will be announced on Tuesday, August 18th.
Congratulations again. Stay Tuned and thank you for participating in the 2009 International Photography Awards.
I will be following up early next week with a quick Q&A with one of the organisers of the awards.