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2023 Category Excellence Images

Image Competition Documents

  • Print/Digital Competition Results                                                                                                                                                               2022 MDPPA Annual Print Comp - Merits _ Awards (1).pdf

    Print/Digital Competition Judges

    March 22, 2023, Image Competition

    Cathy Broderick, Photog.Cr., CPP 

    Kari Douma, M.Photog.Cr., CPP 

    Keith Howe, M.Photog.M.Wed.Photog.MEI.M.Artist.Cr. 

    Chris Richman, M.Photog.M.Artist.Cr., CPP 

    Jim Trapp, M.Photog.Cr., CPP 

    July 26, 2023, Image Competition

    October  2023, Annual Image Competition (Actual Date TBA) 


    SPECIAL NOTES For the 3/22/2023 Image Competition 

           Start Time: 3pm

           Digital only and Online via Zoom

    It is time to submit your images! 

       Entry Deadline

         The entry deadline is Sunday 3/19/2023 at 11:00 p.m. 

               Entry Fee:   Members - $10/image.

                                  Non-Members - $15/image.

    • You may only enter digital images.
    • You may enter up to 23 images, with a maximum of eight in any one category. Please note that the maximum of eight refers to the overall category, e.g., for Portrait, you can't enter six images in Portrait —> Child,  and four in Portrait —> General. 

    • Enter your images at by the deadline.
    • Please refer to the Image Competition Rules (above in the print competition documents tap) for more information. Please take a few minutes to read the updates and the new categories. 

    Ordering paid Critiques

    • If you prefer a more in-depth critique, you may order a paid critique through up to three days after the competition. Paid critiques will be done by one of the judges who judged the competition.
    • Paid critiques are $10/image in addition to your entry fee.
    • The completed critiques will be delivered to the makers via Dropbox approximately 2-3 weeks after the competition.

    Before submitting your images, it is important for all entrants to read and understand the current Print Competition Rules document on this page. There are changes in 2023. Review these changes carefully before submitting your entries.

    If you have any questions, please contact:

    Lidia Miller at

    Ellen Zangla at

    All Images are copyrighted.

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