Photography Competition

Photography Competition

17th Annual Metro Photography Competition

Are you proud of the photographic skills you've developed in your Metro photography course? If so, then this is your chance to showcase your talents and become a prize winner! Metro's 17th Annual Photography Competition takes place on June 9 from 6:30 – 9 pm.

On the evening of the competition all entries will be judged one at a time in front of those in attendance. Not only is this a chance to win some great prizes but it's a fabulous learning opportunity as well! 

Categories Include:

BEST IN SHOW: best overall

BEST IN ANIMAL: wild, domestic

BEST IN COMMERCIAL: fashion, editorial (travel), industrial, food, architecture

BEST IN NATURE: landscape, floral (including macro)

BEST IN PORTRAITS: families, children, wedding, figure study, individual / groups 

BEST IN UNCLASSIFIED: abstract, experimental, fine art

Entry Fee: $19.00 + GST (for up to two photos)

Click here for a complete list of judging criteria.


Entrants must be registered in or have taken a Metro Continuing Education Photography course within the past two years.

There is a maximum of two entries allowed per participant. If submitting multiple photos, they can be entered in the same category if desired.

Photographs can be landscape or vertical page orientation. Colour, sepia or black and white photos will all be accepted.

A total of 80 photos will be accepted for the competition. Entries will be received on a first come, first serve basis.

There are two parts that must be completed for an entry to be considered eligible. An entry will not be considered final until Metro receives Part 1 (registration and payment), Part 2 (electronic entry). Please note: there is no hard copy photo submission required.

Registration opens February 24, 2016. Deadline to enter: Friday, May 27, 2016. No late registrants will be accepted.

Please be sure to check out photographs from our 2016 Winners!

Part 1) Registration & Payment:

Click HERE to be re-directed to Metro’s formal registration and payment page or call 780-428-1111 to register over the phone. Once registered for the competition, please return to this page and move onto Part 2.

Part 2) Submit photos electronically by completing the following form and uploading your photos:

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