2017 Contest

2017 Contest

The 2017 CAF Imagery Contest committees received a total of 1,473 entries from 272 participants. 

The two-day judging session took place on October 3rd and 4th, 2017 for photography and the one day judging session took place on October 23rd for videography.

We would like to thank all participants and congratulate all the winners for making this year's contest another successful event.

Major Awards
Photographer of the Year - Novice:  PO 2 Greg Matthews, Vancouver, BC
Photographer of the Year - Advanced:  Maj Jean-François Dupont, Comox, BC

Video Awards

First Place – Novice classification - Actuality: LS Gillian Good, Halifax, NS
First Place – Advanced classification - Social Media: Capt Maciej Hatta, Moose Jaw, SK
First Place – Advanced Actuality: Capt Maciej Hatta, Moose Jaw, SK

The recipients of the following awards were announced at the award ceremony on November 29th at the beautiful LeBreton Gallery in the Canadian War Museum :
  • Patron’s awards: Capt(N) (Ret'd) Louis Christ
  • Military Photographer of the Year award: Cpl Felicia Ogunniya, Shearwater, NS
  • Best in Show – Novice: Catherine Babault, Courtenay, BC
  • Best in Show – Advanced: MS Peter Frew, Halifax, NS

Note: The Awards and Reception Ceremony is by invitation only. Invitations were sent to Major awards and First place recipients only.
All other recipients received their prizes and certificates by mail before December 31st, 2017.

Results from each category can be found in the attached lists (Novice and Advanced) and all the winning photos are available below.

Photo Gallery 2017