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Central Branch Monthly Shootout Winner for June 2016


In June 2016, Shelby Borys won the monthly shootout, entitled "You shot THAT with a Smartphone?"


JUNE 2016 1st Place: Mountain Rainbow



The theme for the photo contest at the AB Central meeting in June was “You Shot THAT With a Smartphone?” and I had been carefully considering which images to submit since the contest theme was decided in January given how it’s been my favourite hangup in past...

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Announcing 2015 PPOC Image Salon Winners


Photographer of the Year


Commercial : Jason Brown
Photographic Artist : Louise Simone MPA
Portrait : Joseph Simone HLM MPA


 

Master Class


Claude Brazeau MPA


 

Best In Class


Animals :  Liette Gilbert MPA SPA
Architecture : Jason Brown
Child Portrait : Stéphane Larivière MPA
Editorial : David Corkum MPA
Experimental / Unclassified : Louise Simone MPA...

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PPOC Introduces New Digital Salon Ribbons


The PPOC Board of Directors struck a committee late in 2014 mandated to review all certificates, trophies, and regalia used for PPOC National and Regional awards and designations. 

The committee, comprised of Marlene Fast, HLM, MPA, SPA, Claude Brazeau, MPA, T. Kirk Saint, MPA and Louise Gingras, began by developing digital ribbons which members will be able to use on their images to denote...

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2015 Image Competition Finalists




 

What a fabulous 2015 Image Competition organized by Rima Dickson!  Our two judging panels did an amazing job: Merle Prosofsky led Bob Bray, Stu Bish, Marlene Fast, Theresa Papp, Brian K. Smith and Ron Ward while Tracey Harper led Brian Boyle, Mark Orenstein, Mario Palumbo, Kelsey Qualman, Kirk Saint and Tina Weltz.

 

 

Together they determined the following finalists (...

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2014 Photographers of the Year Images


Photographer of the Year

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 – WINNIPEG, MB.:

The best Canadian professional photographers of the year have been honoured for the amazing images they have created. The Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC) announced the winners of its 2014 image competition at the Canadian Imaging Conference and Tradeshow. The winners in the four major categories were:

Jason Brown,...

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2014 - And the National Award Winners are...


Here we are at Canadian Imaging 2014.  

After a magnificent dinner, aptly mc'ed by the lovely and talented Eric Loewen, we are ready to announce the award winners.

PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR


COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR - Jason Brown
PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR - Marc Baily
WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR - Mike Vinson
PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST OF THE YEAR - Hiroaki Kobayashi...

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2014 National Image Salon Gallery


Salon  - A national exhibition of works of art by living artists.

Congratulations to all of the amazing photographers across Canada whose work was chosen to exhibit in the 2014 National Image Salon.

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2014 - Salon Update


Just a reminder that the Submission Dates have been updated.  See yesterday's post for the details and the new rules.  Also the Judges have been announced.

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2014 - Salon Update!


Updated Deadlines - 2014 Image Salon Rules

We are happy to publish the 2014 National Image Salon Official Entry Rules. There have been clarifications (highlighted in yellow) in certain areas so please ensure you have read them carefully before making your submissions. In particular, observe the "Specs and Sizes" section relating to your digital files. As well, when you go online to submit your...

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See the best in the world


World Photographic Cup

You've probably heard about the World Photographic Cup by now. It's an international photo competition based on teams, where each country's team competes for Gold Silver or Bronze medals. Some of your colleagues in PPOC were selected to represent Team Canada. 6 were selected as Finalists, and 2 won medals. Take a look at ALL the finalists and see how Canada did.

Dave...

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