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 Entry Terms and Conditions | 2011 Winners and Finalists

 

 Now the 2013 Head On - Momento Photobook Awards.
 

 

Commercial Finalists

 

 

 

Wedding Finalists

Portrait Finalists

Student or Emerging Finalists

Travel Finalists

Landscape Finalists

Portfolio Finalist

People's Choice Award

DEAR TOBY  by heartstory

 


 

2012 Momento Pro Photobook of the Year Awards - $15,000 worth of cash and prizes

The Momento Pro Photobook of the Year Awards have been created to recognise the outstanding work that is being created and printed through the Momento Pro service. Held in conjunction with the 2012 Head On Photo Festival, these awards are a prestigious addition to the annual photography competition calendar.

 

Entry is free to all registered Momento Pro members, who can each submit up to 5 book files to be considered.

 

Thank you to everyone who entered. Entries have now closed.
The Photobook of the Year Awards Exhibition will open on 7 May 2012.
Winners will be announced 23 May 2012.

 

Books selected as finalists will be printed and displayed as part of an exhibition at the Momento Pro showroom during the Head On Photo Festival, with the winners announced at a VIP reception in May. Details of the exhibition and VIP reception will be announced in April.

 


Judging Panel

The judging panel consists of some of Australia's most esteemed photographers and industry professionals.

 

Category Judge   Category Judge
Photobook of the Year Moshe Rosenveig   Wedding Jackie Chan
Portrait Julie Sundberg   Commercial Gavin Blue
Travel George Fetting   Landscape Peter Eastway
Portfolio Gavin Blue   Emerging / Student Robert Edwards

 

Judging Guidelines

The judges will be looking for outstanding work that represents the best photobooks in each category. They will be asked to award rankings based on the following criteria:

  • Photography – 70%

  • Style and Design – 10%

  • Narrative – 10%

  • Commerciality – 10%

 

Judging Process

  • Entries initially assessed online by panel

  • Short listed or finalist entries in each category will then be printed and bound by Momento Pro for final judging

  • Books are displayed within the exhibition held at the Momento Pro showroom for People’s Choice voting.

2012 Momento Pro Photobook of the Year Awards - Categories and Prizes

Momento Pro Photobook of the Year

  • $1500 cash, $1500 product
    (additional to category prize won)

 

Wedding Photobook of the Year

  • $1000 cash, $1000 product to the winner

  • Majority of content should be wedding themed

 

Portrait Photobook of the Year

  • $1000 cash, $1000 product to the winner

  • Majority of content should be portraiture
     

Commercial Photobook of the Year

  • $1000 cash, $1000 product to the winner

  • Majority of content should be commercial
     

Travel Photobook of the Year

  • $1000 cash, $1000 product to the winner

  • Majority of content should be travel themed
     

Landscape Photobook of the Year

  • $1000 cash, $1000 product to the winner

  • Majority of content should be Landscape themed

 

Portfolio Photobook of the Year

  • $1000 cash, $1000 product to the winner

  • Majority of content should be Portfolio work

 

Emerging / Student Photobook of the Year

  • $1000 cash, $1000 product to the winner

  • AIPP Student or Emerging Membership

  • Must be submitted by a student or emerging photographer

Australian Institute of Professional Photography

 

People’s Choice Award

  • $1000 product (additional to category prize won)

  • Chosen by public voting during the exhibition

 

Peter Eastway's - The Perfect Photobook

                    


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