Image Salon

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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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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