Sault Ste. Marie photographer Anna Pelletier-Doble MPA APPO , has had 3 image(s) selected for exhibition in a regional Salon celebrating the best of Canadian professional photography.
Anna’s image ‘The Murray Family’ in the Group Portrait class won the prestigious Best in Class award at the Professional Photographers of Canada Eastern Regional 2023 annual competition; an exhibition celebrating the best of Canadian professional photography.
A panel of master photographers judged the best works submitted by professional photographers from Ontario, Quebec and the Atlantic provinces as well as other parts of Canada and only accepted outstanding images into the 2023 Eastern Regional Image Salon of the Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC). The awards were announce this evening in an hybrid (online and in-person) ceremony.
In addition to demonstrating the makers’ ability to create outstanding images for their clientele, inclusion into the salon earns the maker merits toward several designations offered to PPOC members, including the prestigious Craftsman of Photographic Arts and Master of Photographic Arts. The competition features entries from across Canada in 23 different classes, including commercial, portrait, fine art and wedding.
“Photographers must show extraordinary talent to win an award among such illustrious company,” said Tina Weltz, MPA, SPA, Chair of the National Exhibition Committee. “We were thrilled to see so many inspiring entries in the competition this year. The salon images clearly demonstrate the exceptional skill and quality that professionals bring to the medium of photography.”