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2017 CCP Salon Image

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2017 CCP Salon


Leica and ilford

Australia's largest open-entry exhibition and competition, CCP Salon, is now in its 25th year!

Presented by Leica and Ilford, this annual event celebrates the latest developments in photomedia practice around the country, and provides an exciting opportunity to exhibit work in a professional, high-profile context. Supported by 31 national leaders in the photographic industry, CCP Salon awards over $20,000 worth of prizes over 35 categories, and visitors are invited to vote for their favourite image in the Marion Boyce Costume Design People's Choice Award. 

The 2017 CCP Salon exhibition will be opened by Andrew Abbott, Deputy Secretary, Creative and Visitor Economies; Chief Executive, Creative Victoria



Hoda Afshar, Artist
Elias Redstone, Independent Curator
Pippa Milne, CCP Curator
Linsey Gosper, CCP Gallery Manager, Non-voting Chair



Leica and Ilford Excellence in Photomedia Award
Leica D-Lux 109 with Auto Lens Cap, Protector Cognac, Strap and Battery ($1879) Epson printer ($2000), and Ilford Galerie paper ($500)
Thanh Vuong In my garden the trees are changing 3 2017

Pat Corrigan AM Acquisitive Award
Works priced $1500 and under will be eligible
Gail Smith Selvedge II 2017

Woodworks Best Composition

Framing services ($1200)
Chris Round Intake Tower, Blowering Reservoir, NSW 2017

The Deakin University Photography Prize

$1000 cash prize
Katie Breckon Two Homes, Deep South with Kimberly Stains 2016

Vanguard Best Architectural Work

Vanguard Alta+ 284CT +, Vanguard Ballhead BBH-100 +, and Vanguard Supreme Hard Case 40D ($1000)
Linsey Rendell 17:05:00 2016

Kayell Australia Best Portrait
Equipment hire voucher ($1000)
James Bugg Steve, smoke and ash 2016

ARTEN Best Film Image
Film scanning and fine art photographic printing voucher ($1000)
Greta Costello Av. Campo del Sur, Cadiz 2017

JCP Studios and Fini Frames Best Landscape
Print and frame package ($1000)
Zan Wimberley Dive Descend Failure Fall Flop 2017

Australian Institute of Professional Photography Best Commercial Work
AIPP membership (including one-off assessment), APPA Gold Book and A History of Australian Professional Photography in Australia publication ($750)
Kate McWilliam The Map That Precedes The Territory 2017

Sun Studios Excellence in Colour 
An F-Stop Fitzroy Camera Bag ($199)
SUNSTUDIOS workshop voucher ($500 can be spent on multiple workshops at SUNSTUDIOS Melbourne)
Tom Hvala Between Class 2017

Lowepro Joby Best Documentary Image
500085 GORILLAPOD BHX B&S HEAD FOR FOCUS, LP36772 LOWEPRO ProTactic 450 AW Black ($600)
Fuad Osmancevic It Always Ends Up Like This 2017

RMIT Excellence in Staged Photography
2018 RMIT Masterclass ($600)
Pippa Samaya The Knowledge between us 2016

Fox Darkroom Excellence in Printing
$200 shop voucher, $245 workshop voucher and annual membership ($540)
Robert Agostino Self Portrait 2017


Vanguard Best Action Shot
V233826 Vanguard Auctus 323CT Tripod + and SDSDX-128G-XQ46 Sandisk Extreme 128GB SD 90MB/s ($500)
Pippa Samaya I am because we are, Cecelia Vicuña 2016

The Deakin University Best Work on an Environmental theme
$500 cash prize
Georgia Smedley Flood Daughters 1 2017

The Deakin University Prize for a subtle and sophisticated use of the medium
$500 cash prize
Lucy Foster Warrawing 2016 2016

Marion Boyce Costume Design Best Fashion work
Fine art printing voucher ($500)
Pip Hicken Untitled O3 2017

CCP Staff Favourite
CCP Masterclass with John Gollings in 2018 ($410)
David Ryrie Past, present & future tense 2016

Australian Centre for Photography Most Critically Engaged Work
Folio review ($360)
Sha Sarwari National Icon 2015

Colour Factory Strongest Narrative Work
Printing services ($350)
Nathan Stolz Footscray Embrace 2017

NOIR Darkroom Most Experimental Image
A 2018 2-week Window Gallery exhibition and marketing ($350)
Kate Hodgetts You Don't Need A Séance 2017

Borge’s Imaging Best Studio Work
Hire voucher ($300)
Kristoffer Paulsen Poppies 2017

Elk Best Travel Photography
Leather handbag ($255)
Neil Cunningham What We Did On Our Holidays 2016

Lomography Most Humorous Image
Lomo camera ($250)
Alex Dabi Zhevi Cream of the Young (Jim VI) 2016


Marion Boyce Costume Design Best Work by a CCP Member 
Fine Art printing voucher ($250)
Michael Kluge Unreal Flowers, Ripponlea 2017


RMIT Best Emerging Talent in Fashion Photography
RMIT online course ($250)
Paulina Hupe I AM THE GODDESS 2017

ACMI Best Video Work
Individual Membership, 6-session pass to Celebrate Studio Ghibli film season and $100 gift voucher to use at the ACMI Shop & Cafe Bar ($244 total)
Annika Kafcaloudis You're Not Here 2017

Perimeter Books Best Self-Published Photobook
Perimeter Books voucher ($200)
Sam Forsyth Grey On the Sea Stands a Rock 2017

Vanbar Best Street Photo
Lab voucher ($200)
Sam Biddle I. Work. 2017


Strange Neighbour Best Black and White Work
Full day darkroom hire with induction ($165)
Edita Knowler Repetition 2017


Zetta Florence Most Unusual Presentation
Folio pack ($150)
Kirsty McAfee Stardust 2017

Hillvale Most Really Makes You Think Image 
$50 gift voucher, 5 packs of Sunny 16 35mm 27 EXP 400 ISO C-41 Film, and a Tote Bag ($100)
Kate Parker #2550 2015

PIC Prize for Most Powerful Image
Film pack ($100)
Sophie Gabrielle Worry For The Fruit The Birds Won't Eat 2017

Vanbar Best Use of Natural Light
Lab voucher ($100)
Stephanie Richter Capturing light: backyard experiments in lumen printing




CCP Salon Family Day
Supported by City of Yarra and Lomo
Saturday 2 December, 12–4pm
Bring your family along to CCP for a day filled with fun photographic activity! Take part in a cyanotype workshop, construct a collage, and create a Lomo family portrait. This will be a day for the whole family, all ages welcome and CCP is pram friendly.
Gold coin donation, no bookings required.

Judges & Winners Speak
Friday 8 December, 6–7:30pm
Join us after hours for a glass of wine and hear from CCP Salon winners speaking about their winning ways with photography. Gold coin donation, no bookings required.

That's a (christmas) wrap
Saturday 16 December, 2–5pm
Photography is a beautiful, bold and affordable gift. In the last hours of the show, purchase a work from CCP Salon and walk away with your wrapped gifts. Prices start from $30.
Gold coin donation, no bookings required.



Image: CCP Supporter logos