2 Ceremonies Honoring Photographers at Imaging USA:

Imaging USA is THE fun and exciting place for professional photographers to learn more about their craft and make new connections. And two of the most important, inspiring events of the show are the Grand Imaging Awards and the Award & Degree Ceremony. At these annual events, PPA recognizes and rewards the hard work and effort of talented and deserving photographers.

The Grand Imaging Awards

The Grand Imaging Awards are all about honoring the best of the best in our industry. The GIAs are where we celebrate the fantastic achievements of many of our peers as well as announce the winner of the International Photographic Competition (IPC). 

So, if come January you’re planning on being at Imaging USA, then definitely make plans to attend this prestigious event and cheer on your peers!

View the 2018 Grand Imaging Award Winners

Award & Degree Ceremony 

Each year, professional photographers all over the country work hard earning their merits and eventually their degrees. At Imaging USA, all that hard work finally pays off.

The Award & Degree Ceremony is a graduation and celebration all rolled into one. Photographers earning degrees and awards get their turn to stand under the spotlight in front of a room filled with their friends, their family, and peers like you! Every year, the ceremony turns into a memorable and emotional event.

View Award Recipients

Sound like something you’d like to attend? Great! Both events are FREE and open to the public (invite your friends!) so… see you at Imaging USA, maybe?

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Check out some of the great loan collection photos from the 2017 International Photographic Competition. It’s a quick way to get a feel for the Grand Imaging Awards contenders: