OREGON PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS ASSOCIATION
Providing Professional Development for Serious Photographers
PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
Photographer of the Year based upon the highest total image scores earned during quarterly competitions of that calendar year. The top six scores are totaled, at least four of which must have been 80 or above.
Divisional trophies are awarded to members who have highest image scores earned during Members' Only competitions in each division (Portrait, Wedding, Fine Art/Landscape/Nature, Commercial/Illustrative/Creative Open, Digital Artist, Photojournalism/Documentary and Album). Photographer of the Year may also receive one of the Divisional awards. In the event of two or more members earn equally high image scores, each member receiving the highest total image will be awarded Trophies.
ANNUAL OPEN IMAGE COMPETITION TROPHIES
Awards are given for both category-level and division-level achievement. Additionally, some awards are non-divisional and may be drawn from the pool of eligible images regardless of category or division. These awards include but are not limited to Best First Time Entrant, Best Color Image, Best Black and White, ASP Elite, CPP award.
BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARDS
JERRY AUKER COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD
BOB AND ARLENE WELSH MENTORSHIP AWARD