Photographers of all ages, backgrounds and experience levels are invited to enter the American Photography Open 2018 competition.
- Grand Prize- $5000, plus a Tamron 24-70 G2 lens, a SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD, a ProMaster Unplugged TTL monolight system, a Digital Silver Imaging $500 gift certificate for Museum Quality Printing and a PhotoShelter 2 year Pro Account.
- 10 Finalists Prizes- a Tamron 35/1.8 VC lens, a SanDisk SD card, a ProMaster Specialist tripod, a PhotoShelter 1 year Standard Account, a custom 16x24 Museum Quality print in a contemporary wood frame from Digital Silver Imaging, an exhibit of their winning entry and participation in a Photo Walk conducted by Jonathan Thorpe, a Tamron Image Master, in New York City during the Photo Plus show on October 25,2018.
- SanDisk Community Award Winner- in addition to the above Finalist prizes the Community Award winner will receive a SanDisk SD card.
- Short List winners- Inclusion in the Community Voting gallery on our Awards entry site at www.ai-ap.com and in the book celebrating the 2018 winners. When the book is published in October 2018 there will be a link provided for a free downloadable pdf as well as a link to order hard copies on demand.