The Dallas Morning News Amateur Photographer of the Year

Photographer of the Year Awards 2014 Prizes

The Dallas Morning News Amateur Photographer of the Year

A $1,500 cash award plus a prize valued at $1,000 for the best portfolio or set of images entered in the awards. The photographs may be a variety of images across several categories or could be a set of images on a single theme entered in one or more categories.

Photograph of the Year

A $1,500 cash award plus a prize valued at $1,000 for a single outstanding image selected by the judges as the most impressive image entered in the awards.

There are nine categories – Simply Texas, Travel, Portrait, Black & White, Mobile, Sport, Nature, Street, Color category. There will be prize valued at $300 awarded in each category.

Category Awards

Simply Texas

  1. The Dallas Morning News Texas Life Photographer of the year Gold
  2. The Dallas Morning News Texas Life Photographer of the year Silver
  3. The Dallas Morning News Texas Life Photographer of the year Bronze

Travel

  1. The Dallas Morning News Travel Photographer of the year Gold
  2. The Dallas Morning News Travel Photographer of the year Silver
  3. The Dallas Morning News Travel Photographer of the year Bronze

Portrait

  1. The Dallas Morning News Portrait Photographer of the year Gold
  2. The Dallas Morning News Portrait Photographer of the year Silver
  3. The Dallas Morning News Portrait Photographer of the year Bronze

Black & White

  1. The Dallas Morning News Monochrome Photographer of the year Gold
  2. The Dallas Morning News Monochrome Photographer of the year Silver
  3. The Dallas Morning News Monochrome Photographer of the year Bronze

Mobile

  1. The Dallas Morning News Mobile Photographer of the year Gold
  2. The Dallas Morning News Mobile Photographer of the year Silver
  3. The Dallas Morning News Mobile Photographer of the year Bronze

Sport

  1. The Dallas Morning News Action & Sports Photographer of the year Gold
  2. The Dallas Morning News Action & Sports Photographer of the year Silver
  3. The Dallas Morning News Action & Sports Photographer of the year Bronze

Nature

  1. The Dallas Morning News Nature Photographer of the year Gold
  2. The Dallas Morning News Nature Photographer of the year Silver
  3. The Dallas Morning News Nature Photographer of the year Bronze

Street

  1. The Dallas Morning News Street Photographer of the year Gold
  2. The Dallas Morning News Street Photographer of the year Silver
  3. The Dallas Morning News Street Photographer of the year Bronze

Color

  1. The Dallas Morning News Color Photographer of the year Gold
  2. The Dallas Morning News Photographer of the year Silver
  3. The Dallas Morning News Color Photographer of the year Bronze

Shortlist

The top 150 to 300 photographers, as shortlisted by the Panel, work could be published in The Dallas Morning News Photographer of the year catalogue.

Recognition

Photographer’s work may be published – and fully credited – in The Dallas Morning News in both the online and print edition to promote the competition. The photographs for publication may be picked and published by deputy director of photography at The Dallas Morning News Irwin Thompson and the online editor, in conjunction with The Dallas Morning News photo editor, and/or the culture editor, and/or creative team.

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