Katheryn Gordon Canada's Portrait Photographer of the Year!


Mont-Tremblant, QC - The 2010 National Image Competition of the Professional Photographers of Canada took place this week during Inspiration 2010, the Annual Convention of the PPOC, in Mont-Tremblant, QC.

Katheryn Gordon, MPA, a professional photographer from Sydney, NS, was awarded the Portrait Photographer of the Year Award. Katheryn also was awarded first place for the Fine Art class. Katheryn also received a Judge’s Choice award for the image titled “Legend of the Rhine Maiden” and had 4 images accepted and exhibited in the National Image Competition, judged prior to the Convention by a panel of Master Photographers from across Canada.


Katheryn GordonAcceptance in the Competition earns the maker Merits toward several Degrees offered to PPOC members, including the prestigious Craftsman of Photographic Arts and Master of Photographic Arts. It is also an indication of the makers’ ability to produce above average images for their clientele.

The competition features entries from across Canada in many different classes, including Portraiture, Wedding, Commercial, Digital and Specialist categories. Members also are able to enter Salons in their respective regions of Canada annually, increasing their opportunities to earn recognition for their skills as a PPOC member.

The Annual Convention also presents seminars by an international assortment of the world's foremost photographers, as well as a Trade Show where suppliers display the latest in equipment and services to the Professional Photographic industry.

For more information on the activities and services offered by the Professional Photographers of Canada, interested readers may contact the organization by phoning 1-888-643-PPOC, e-mailing - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or visiting the PPOC Web Site at http://www.ppoc.ca.

More of Katheryn's award-winning images. Click to enlarge ...
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