As a professional Photographer, Mr. Charles D. Peters has been the recipient of several national and local awards, given by the Washington Post and the St Thomas St John’s Art Council of the Virgin Islands. The International library of Photography and the Photographer’s Edge Inc. has published his photographic works. Mr. Peters received millennium recognition in who’s who in the world and who’s who in America. On January 5, 2004, International Freelance Photographers Organization (IFPO) and the American Image Press presented him with the lifetime distinction of honor in the art and science of photography and, the honorary degree of excellence. (Master Photographer Regnant) M.P.R. On November 1, 2006, he was accredited with a Master Photographer Diploma, which earned him the degree of distinction Honorarios and the title A.M.P. On the 15 day of February 2008, Mr. Peters was inducted to the Hall of Fame of (IFPO) which earned him an Honorary Degree of Distinction in the Photographic Arts and Sciences, and the title Charles D. Peters, H.D.D. On June 5, 2011 Mr. Peters presented a photographic exhibit, celebrating 35 years of photographing St. Croix at the Fort Frederik Museum on St Croix, USVI. Mr. Peters donated a collection of Photographs to the Antigua and Barbuda Museum in August of 2013.

Awards Projects and Recognition:

  • Washington Post
  • St Thomas, St. John Art Council, USVI
    Lifetime Distinction of Honor, for Photographic Achievement, A.I.P-I.F.P.O
  • Lifetime achievement in the Art and Science of Photography, A.I.P – I.F.P.O
  • Hovensa LLC
  • Crucian Christmas Festival Organization, Inc.
  • First Bank, St. Croix Virgin Islands
    Central Labor Council of the Virgin Islands, Civil Rights Committee, A.F.L-C.I.O
  • Diageo and Captain Morgan, USVI
    Homeland Collections Portrait Gallery, LLC
  • Virgin Islands Lottery
  • Antillean Engineers, Inc.

This trophy was awarded by the International Society of Photographers (ISP) for the photograph of an osprey grasping a fish in its talons.


This trophy was also awarded by the International Society of Photographers in 2004 for Outstanding Photography.