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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)

Pat Corrigan AM Acquisitive Award
Works priced $1500 and under will be eligible

Woodworks Best Composition
Framing services ($1200)

The Deakin University Photography Prize
$1000 cash prize

Vanguard Best Architectural Work
Vanguard Alta+ 284CT +, Vanguard Ballhead BBH-100 +, and Vanguard Supreme Hard Case 40D ($1000)

Kayell Australia Best Portrait
Equipment hire voucher ($1000)

ARTEN Best Film Image
Film scanning and fine art photographic printing voucher ($1000)

JCP Studios and Fini Frames Best Landscape
Print and frame package ($1000)

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)

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)

Lowepro Joby Best Documentary Image
500085 GORILLAPOD BHX B&S HEAD FOR FOCUS, LP36772 LOWEPRO ProTactic 450 AW Black ($600)

RMIT Excellence in Staged Photography
2018 RMIT Masterclass ($600)

Fox Darkroom Excellence in Printing
$200 shop voucher, $245 workshop voucher and annual membership ($540)

Vanguard Best Action Shot
V233826 Vanguard Auctus 323CT Tripod + and SDSDX-128G-XQ46 Sandisk Extreme 128GB SD 90MB/s ($500)

The Deakin University Best Work on an Environmental theme
$500 cash prize

The Deakin University Prize for a? subtle and sophisticated use of the medium
$500 cash prize

Marion Boyce Costume Design Best Fashion work
Fine art printing voucher ($500)

CCP Staff Favourite
CCP Masterclass with John Gollings in 2018 ($410)

Australian Centre for Photography Most Critically Engaged Work
Folio review ($360)

Colour Factory Strongest Narrative Work
Printing services ($350)

NOIR Darkroom Most Experimental Image
A 2018 2-week Window Gallery exhibition and marketing ($350)

Borge’s Imaging Best Studio Work
Hire voucher ($300)

Elk Best Travel Photography
Leather handbag ($255)

Lomography Most Humorous Image
Lomo camera ($250)

Marion Boyce Costume Design Best Work by a CCP Member 
Fine Art printing voucher ($250)

Marion Boyce Costume Design People's Choice Award
Fine Art printing voucher ($250)

RMIT Best Emerging Talent in Fashion Photography
RMIT online course ($250)

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)

Perimeter Books Best Self-Published Photobook
Perimeter Books voucher ($200)

Vanbar Best Street Photo
Lab voucher ($200)

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

Zetta Florence Most Unusual Presentation
Folio pack ($150)

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)

PIC Prize for Most Powerful Image
Film pack ($100)

Vanbar Best Use of Natural Light
Lab voucher ($100)



CCP Salon Family Day
Supported by Lomo
Saturday 2 December, 12–4pm
Cyanotype workshop! Collage station! Family photo booth! Pets welcome.
Gold coin donation, no bookings required.

Judges & Winners Speak
Friday 8 December, 6–7:30pm
Gold coin donation, no bookings required.

That's a (christmas) wrap
Saturday 16 December, 2–6pm
Purchase a Salon Photograph and walk away with your wrapped gifts from $100.
Gold coin donation, no bookings required.



Image: CCP Supporter logos