IPPA 2018 Awards Heat 4




Full Rules and Regulations

Images must have been taken within last 2 years of entering and not part of any other

winning IPPA competition.

 The images must be anonymous and in the case of images pertinent to advertising

campaigns, they must not contain any text or graphic elements, which were not part of the

original exposure. Images containing text will be immediately disqualified.

 Commissioned Works: All images in the Commercial category must be on a commissioned

basis. No personal work is allowed. Architectural work does not need to be commissioned.

 In the case of Weddings, the images must have been taken a real wedding at which the

photographer was the principal photographer.


Images taken at seminars and workshops are not allowed.


 By entering the IPPA Photographer of the Year competition you confirm that you:

A. Hold the copyright for the image(s) that you submit

B. Have permission from the client/subject in question to enter the image

 All images submitted must be at the correct size and resolution.

 No adjustments can or will be made by the IPPA or its Judges to images that are not

correctly sized

 You agree to accept that the judges’ decision is final.

 By entering work that has been art directed and composited by a third party, proof of

copyright of all components may be looked for from the individual submitting.

The individual entering work acknowledges that all parts making up the image are solely shot by

him/her, however insignificant that or those parts may be in the final image.

 It is a condition of entry that the IPPA may use your images to promote the association and

standards in professional photography through all media channels. Your statutory rights are

not affected in any way by this condition but if you so wish you may write to us to withhold

your work from any and all promotions.


About the Competition

IPPA 2018 Awards Heat 4


Open 1st Feb to 2nd March (Midnight)


This is the FINAL heat for the 2018 Awards.


*Please make yourself familiar with the changes to the wedding categories and the new limits on entries (5 per cat, max 15 overall). Captions are now permitted on Press/PR (small white border at the bottom with one line of text)*




  • Portrait
  • Wedding (Documentary Wedding, Creative Wedding, Classic Wedding)
  • Fine Art
  • Commercial
  • Architectural
  • Wildlife
  • Landscape
  • Pictorial and Travel
  • Press and Photojournalism

Neil Lennon