Joseph has participated in international exhibitions since 2010. In 2016, Joseph was awarded the PSA Grand Master distinctions (GMPSA). He has earned over 13,000 salon acceptances in PSA-recognized exhibitions as well as more than 1,500 awards including 100 PSA gold medals, 75 FIAP gold medals, 50 FIAP “Best Author” blue pins and more than 1,000 other awards.
Between 2012 and 2016, Joseph has been listed in the Top Ten Exhibitors in the PSA’s Who’s Who in Photography in four different categories. This includes color, monochrome, photo travel and photojournalism sections.
Having reached his GMPSA goal, Joseph decided to continue his journey with the PSA Portfolio Program. He was delighted to be awarded the BPSA in 2016. Subsequently, Joseph won the SPSA in 2019 and finally the GPSA in 2020.
Joseph is now internationally renowned and has had the fortune to receive many photographic honours and distinctions including: EFIAP/d3 Diamond 3 distinction from the Federation Internationale de L’Art Photographique (FIAP) in 2020; and Senior Fellow (SFWIEP) from Wilmington International, USA in 2021. In 2015, he was awarded Fellowship (FPSEA) from the Photographic Salon Exhibitors Association, Hong Kong. In 2015 and 2016, he also received a full suite of distinctions and titles of VIP-5, CR-5, Aphrodite, Hermes, and Zeus from Global Photographers Union (GPU).
In 2015, Joseph won the Best Author award of the inaugural Siena International Photo Award in Italy, where he was later inducted into the Hall of Fame by the Siena Awards Organizing Committee in July 2021.
Joseph joined the Australian Photographic Society (APS) in 2010 and ten years later he was awarded the APSEM/b distinction, APS Exhibitor’s Bronze Medal.
For the past six years, Joseph has been regularly invited as a jury member for international exhibitions and has given photography workshops to many camera clubs in Australia and China.
GMPSA, GPSA, EFIAP/d3, GPU CR-5, GPU VIP-5, GPU Zeus, APSEM/b, SFWIEP, FPSEA