Louise Gingras, Photographer selected for prestigious National Exhibition
May 1, 2017: Ottawa, Ontario – [The] photographer, Louise Gingras from Brossard had 3 of her images selected to be presented at a national exhibition celebrating the best of Canadian photography.
A panel of master photographers judged the best works submitted by professional photographers from across Canada and only accepted outstanding images into the 2017 National Image Salon of the Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC). The salon was exhibited this week during the International Photo Conference, the annual conference of the PPOC held this year in Ottawa, Ontario.
In addition to demonstrating the makers’ ability to make outstanding images for their clientele, inclusion into the salon earns the maker merits toward several designations offered to PPOC members, including the prestigious Craftsman of Photographic Arts and Master of Photographic Arts. The competition features entries from across Canada in 20 different classes.
Charles van den Ouden MPA, Head of the National Exhibition Committee, said: “We were delighted to see so many inspirational submissions in this year’s competition, and the show’s images clearly demonstrate the exceptional talent and quality that the professionals contribute to photography “.