During 2001, 2002 and 2003 Ruphin
Coudyzer did photography for AVMIN (Anglovaal Mining). These are some of
the photographs taken on the premises
of three of their mines : TARGET GOLDMINE near Welkom, ASSMANG CHROME
MINE in Machadodorp and BLACK ROCK near Kimberley.
He also did some work for HARMONY GOLD MINING COMPANY and SA CHROME.
In the newly reinstated 2004 PPSA Profoto Awards -Industrial Category-
he entered nine of these images and scooped one Gold, one Silver, two
Bronze and one Highly Commended Award. He also won the Portfolio
Category in this section with a Silver Award.