COMPETITION

2014 - More Image Salon News


The 2014 PPOC Salon rules will essentially be the same as last year with some additional clarifications and guidelines.  The category descriptions and pricing will remain the same, with uploading and payment via the PPOC website. Judging of this year's salon will be held at Langara College in Vancouver, BC on March 22 and 23, 2014.  Judging is free to watch and will also be broadcast as...

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2014 Image Salon Update


Looking for the scoop on the upcoming image salon, here's the latest news! The 2014 PPOC Salon rules will essentially be the same as last year with some additional clarifications and guidelines. The category descriptions and pricing will remain the same, with uploading and payment via the PPOC website. The tentative location is Langara College in Vancouver, BC for this year’s salon; the dates of...

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World Photographic Cub Medalists


Congratulations to the medalists and finalists in this global photographic competition!  Please read the press release for all the details and to discover who the medalists are. We are proud to have them as colleagues and friends, and way to go representing Team Canada! Thank you to everyone who participated. PPOC - World Photographic Cup finalists

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Stunning photos representing Canada at World Photographic Cup


 

Traditional Horse Racing in Iran - Kerri-Jo Stewart, Richmond, BC

 


October 24, 2013 – WOODSTOCK, ON: A young rider up in the stirrups, sun behind him, drives his muscular horse on as competitors, faces gritted, chase him through a dust cloud. Kerri-Jo Stewart’s stunning image Traditional Horse Racing in Iran is one of 18 Canadian entries into the World Photographic Cup...

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Proudly Representing Canada at the Inaugural World Cup


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PPOC will participate in the inaugural World Photographic Cup


The Professional Photographers of Canada announces their participation in the inaugural World Photographic Cup. World Photographic Cup intends to search for excellence - world wide- in a new and special way! Photographic associations have been invited to send a national TEAM ENTRY to represent their highest standard of photographic excellence and PPOC will be sending the Canadian entry. The World...

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Best in Class - Wedding Group: Cheryl Struss


The winner of the PPOC's Best in Class for Wedding Group at this year's national image competition, is member Cheryl Struss from Winnipeg, MB. Congratulations Cheryl! "I was always the kid at camp and functions taking photos of everyone and everything. Today’s youth certainly photograph a lot more but back in film days, I would take a roll of film to my friend’s 4-5 shots. I still remember buying...

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Best in Class - Figure Study - Jay Terry


At figure study image class, at the 2012 Professional Photographer's of Canada's Image Salon, is described as: "artistic presentations of the human body, and may include the subjects environment in an editorial or commercial representation. Images to be judged on overall impact and esthetic content." This year's Best in Class award for Figure Study went to member Jay Terry from London, ON and...

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Best in Class - Architecture: Jason Brown


The architecture class is described as: an architectural photograph must successfully define and/or portrait outstanding architectural features of a building interior or exterior by dramatic use of point of view, perspective and lighting. Member Jason Brown from Abbotsford, BC, an architectural photographer, won the 2012 Professional Photographer's of Canada's Best in Class award for architecture...

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Best in Class - Fashion: Erin Ball


Creative visual excitement is the goal of current fashion designers. Today's fashion photography should reflect this creativity and also stimulate interest and purchasing appeal within the viewer. Member Erin Ball from Regina, SK mastered this concept in her image "Coifffeur" which took Best in Class-Fashion honors in the 2012 PPOC Image Salon. Congrats Erin! "Well what can I say about myself. I...

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