Boston Press Photographers Association Annual Contests

2018 BPPA Pictures of the Year


2018 contest judging on Feb. 19, 20, 21, 2019.

The annual Boston Press Photographers Association Pictures of the Year contest entry period is now closed. Good luck to all who entered. The deadline was January 15, 2019.

Judging will take place Feb. 19, 20, and 21, 2019 at Emerson College, Piano Row, 150 Boylston Street, Room L151, Boston, MA 02116.

The schedule for judging is below:
Tuesday, February 19: 2:30pm – 5pm
Wednesday, February 20: 9:30am – 5pm
Thursday, February 21: 9:30am – til we’re done

As in years past, there will be a Meet the Judges social event announced soon.

Visitors are welcome to attend the judging, but due to Emerson’s security, must bring a valid photo ID and be on a list of visitors. All current dues-paying BPPA members are already on the list with Emerson security.

The rules for the contest are available in the following pdf: BPPA Pictures of the Year 2018 rules.

Also, as usual, there will be a student contest announced later in 2019.

2018 Judges

Lauren Steel, David Goldman, and Robert Deutsch