Grand Imaging Award 2018 finalists named by Professional Photographers of America

Professional Photographers of America has announced the Grand Imaging Award finalists for 2018.

The 100 finalists' images have been deemed the best of the 2017 PPA International Photographic Competition. The Grand Imaging Award finalists, 10 each in 10 categories, were selected from 5,800 entries judged by a panel of 33 jurors.

At Imaging USA 2018, the top three photographers in each category will receive awards, with one of the 10 first-place images taking the overall Grand Imaging Award and a $1,000 cash prize.

See finalists and their images in these slideshows:

Animal portrait


Children’s portrait

Event album

General portrait

High school senior portrait

Illustrative & commercial

Landscape & nature

Non-event album