The Portrait Masters Awards Now Open
CAN YOU WIN GRAND CHAMPION?
SUBMISSION PERIOD: January 15th – February 15th
Enter your images today for a chance to win up to $2,500, merits, and accreditation points.
There will be one winner per category. Each of the nine category winners will receive a Crystal Portrait Masters Award of Honor for that category and $1,000. An overall winner will be chosen from the nine category winners. This “Grand Champion” winner will receive The Portrait Masters Grand Award, the highest honor in the competition and $1,500 for a total of $2,500. Submissions close February 15th at midnight.
FOR THOSE OF YOU RECEIVING FREE ENTRIES:
If you attended the 2019 Portrait Masters Conference and/or you purchased a 2019 Photographers Dream/Holiday Bundle, a banner will soon appear on your dashboard with a promo code to claim your free entries.
WHAT NEW THIS YEAR?
HEAD JUDGE: Richard Wood will be serving as the Portrait Masters Awards Head Judge. Last year Richard created this video providing portrait photo critiques to create award-winning images. Read Sue’s Praises of Richard in her own words in this post.
REVISED RULES: This year we have revised The Rules for clarity’s sake, so please make sure you read them before submitting your images.
THE PORTRAIT MASTERS AWARDS AT A GLANCE
Family & Group Portrait
Teen & Senior Portrait
AWARDS & PRIZES
There will be one winner per category. Each category winner will receive a trophy, $1,000 prize, and the opportunity to win Grand Champion of the competition. The Grand Champion will receive an additional trophy and $1,500.
Portrait Master — It is what we strive for. This accreditation program, explicitly for portrait photographers of all genres, is a recognition of ‘high professional standard’, not something that awards merit only. Portrait Masters accredited photographers can ensure clients they are working with the true professionals of the industry.