Helen Yancy honored with PPA Lifetime Achievement Award

December 2019 issue News

© Foster Yancy Helen Yancy is being honored with a PPA Lifetime Achievement Award.Say “Helen,” and many PPA members know who you’re referring to. A highly decorated member and longtime volunteer in many capacities, Helen Yancy, M.Photog.M.Artist.MEI.Hon.M.Photog.Cr., CPP, F-ASP, A-ASP, API, has another honor to accept. Next month at Imaging USA 2020, Yancy will be presented with the PPA Lifetime Achievement Award. Yancy is just the 17th photographer in the association’s 150-plus... Continue Reading >

2019 Drone Awards Photographer of the Year

10.25.2019 News

Polish photographer Jacek Deneka was named 2019 Drone Awards Photographer of the Year for this aerial shot of cross-country skiers at the Bieg Piastow Skiing Festival in Jakuszyce, Poland. The 2019 Drone Awards contest honored winners in six categories: abstract, nature, people, sport, wildlife, urban, and video.The contest’s more than 4,500 submissions were judged by 44 photographer jurors from 34 countries. A gallery of the winning images will be displayed at the “Sky’s the Limit”... Continue Reading >

Grand Imaging Award 2020 finalists named by Professional Photographers of America

9.12.2019 News

Professional Photographers of America has announced the Grand Imaging Award finalists for 2020.The finalists' images have been deemed the best of the 2019 PPA International Photographic Competition. The Grand Imaging Award finalists in 12 categories were selected from 5,249 entries judged by a panel of 32 jurors.At Imaging USA 2020, the top three photographers in each category will receive awards, with one of the 12 first-place images taking the overall Grand Imaging Award and a $1,000 cash... Continue Reading >