COMPETITION

Best in Class - Fine Art: Karen Evans


The Professional Photographer’s of Canada offers to it’s members, an annual photography print competition. There are numerous categories to enter, one of which is fine art. The fine art category description is: “Unusual photographs, individual images or a series of images on one entry. Conventional beauty, formal design and familiar subjects are often not components of fine art photographs and...

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Best in Class - Wedding: Maggie Habieda-Nowakowski


In the Professional Photographer’s of Canada’s national print salon competition, the wedding portrait class must depict an image of a bride and/or groom. These images are judged by a panel of master photographer's who carefully consider composition, image quality, colour balance, and even expression. This year’s award for Best in Class for wedding portrait goes to member Maggie Habieda-Nowakowski...

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Best in Class: Editorial - Tanya Sedore


In the Professional Photographer's of Canada's national print salon competition, the editorial class is described as: "Depicting lifestyle or business environments and their story-telling activities, these images typically accompany an article of caption description. In successfully invoking a viewer's interest, these feature-oriented photographs include executive portraiture, annual reports,...

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Best in Class - Industrial: Berni Wood


The Professional Photographer’s of Canada offers to it’s members, an annual photography print competition. There are numerous categories to enter, one of which is industrial. The industrial category description is: “A successful industrial photograph draws attention to an on-site industrial process or product, illustrating the maker's ability to produce dramatic images under challenging...

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The PPOC 2012 Photographic Artist of the Year is.......Angela Cameron


The Professional Photographer’s of Canada recently held their annual print salon and awards gala in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The print salon is an image competition where members submit images to 18 possible categories. The photographic artist of the year is chosen from the successful entries in the general categories. This year, member Angela Cameron from Vancouver, BC took home the top honors!...

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Saskatchewan Portrait Photographer of the Year: Nicole Noyce


The Professional Photographer's of Canada in Saskatchewan recently held their annual image competition. Member Nicole Noyce from Lloydminster, SK was chosen as PPOC-SK's 2012 Portrait Photographer of the Year! Congratulations Nicole! "I own and operate Noyce Photography in Lloydminster, SK. I’ve been in business with Noyce Photography for the past 7 years but just became a PPOC member in January...

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The 2012 PPOC Portrait Photographer of the Year is...........Shelley Vandervelde, MPA


The Professional Photographer's of Canada recently held their annual print salon and awards gala in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The print salon is an image competition where members submit images to 18 possible categories. The portrait photographer of the year is chosen from the successful entries in the portrait categories. This year, member and master photographer Shelley Vandervelde from Calgary, AB...

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2012 PPOC-Alberta Commercial Photographer of the Year - Kristian Bogner


The Professional Photgrapher's of Canada in Alberta held their 2012 print competition in conjunction with their provincial convention "Exposure". The awards gala was held February 4, 2012 where member Kristian Bogner from Canmore, AB was awarded the 2012 PPOC-AB Commercial Photographer of the Year award. "I started photography literally when I was three and a half years old shooting with my...

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2012 PPOC-Alberta Portrait Photographer of the Year Co-Winner - Jenny Alston


This year the PPOC-AB was proud to select two winners for the Alberta Portrait Photographer of the Year: Jenny Alston and Kim Ruff. Today, we'd like to introduce you to Jenny Alston from Lethbridge, AB. Congratulations Jenny on a job well done! "I am self-taught, but after a few years in my business, I looked at the industry and where I was and I instantly developed an insatiable desire to expand...

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The Finalists for the Photographic Artist of the Year are:


The Professional Photographers of Canada recently held their national print salon judging in Saskatoon on March 30 and 31.  The PPOC is pleased to announce the finalists for the Photographic Artist of the Year award are: Allan Bailey from St. Albert, AB: I graduated from the N.A.I.T. Photographic Technology Program in spring of `99. For the last 13, I've worked for Lifetouch Canada. I...

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