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Important Changes on 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.

Print/Digital Competition Results

2020 Annual Print Competition Results.pdf
2020 April Print Competition Results.pdf
2020 July Competition Results.pdf
2020 October Print Competition Results.pdf

Print/Digital Competition Judges

January, 2021

Pete Rezac, M.Photog.Cr., CPP  (IPC Juror)

Ivan Domazet, M.Photog.Cr., CPP  (IPC Juror)

Rick Avalos,  M.Photog.Cr., CPP  (IPC Juror)

April, 2021

Tina Timmons (IPC Juror) (Jury Chair)

Mark McCall 

Bob Coates  (IPC Juror)

Carl Caylor  (IPC Juror)

Joe Giitter  (IPC Juror in Training)

Linda Long  (IPC Juror in Training)

July, 2021

October, 2021


Print Competition Documents

SPECIAL NOTES For the April 14, 2021 Annual Print Competition

It is time to submit your images! 


   Entry Deadline:  Early - Sunday, April 04, 2021 at 11pm

Late - Wednesday, April 07, 2021 at 11pm

           Entry Fee:   Members - $10/image (early deadline); $15/image (late deadline)

Non-Members - $15/image (early deadline); $20/image (late deadline)


  • You may only enter digital images in the 2021 Annual print competition.
  • You may enter up to 15 digital images, with a maximum of 8 in any one category. *
  • In addition to the regular categories, during the annual you may enter in the Maryland Category. Images entered in this category should be representative of the state of Maryland in some way.
  • If your image has already merited at a previous MDPPA Annual print competition or at SE District or IPC, it is no longer eligible for any further MDPPA competition, but can be entered for "Score only".
  • Images that are substantially similar to previously awarded images are NOT permitted, singularly or as a part of a collection. 
  • The competition will take place ONLINE and will be broadcast through Facebook Live.
  • Start Time: 10:00 a.m. 
  • Enter your images at by the deadline.

*Before submitting your images, it is important for all entrants to read and understand the current Print Competition Rules document on this page. There were a few small changes in 2021. 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.

Maryland Professional Photographers Association, Inc. is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. PO Box 266, Simpsonville, MD, 21150

Association financial information is available by request.

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