Photographic Open Awards
Best Portrait of a Man
Best Portrait of a Woman
Best Portrait of a Child
Best Portrait of a Group
Best Portrait of an Animal or group of animals
Best Portrait of a Wedding or Social event
Best Classic Portrait (little or no digital enhancement applied)
Best Photographic Open by a Master
Best Photographic Open General Exhibit (non-Master)

Illustrative Open Awards
Best Commercial Image
Best Aerial Image
Best Scenic Image
Best Architecture Image
Best Wildlife Image
Best Fine Art/Still Life Image
Best Sport/Event Image
Best Illustrative Open by a Master
Best Illustrative Open General Exhibit

Album Categories
Best Event Album General Exhibit (non-Master)
Best Event Album by a Master
Best Non-Event Album General Exhibit (non-Master)
Best Non-Event Album by a Master
Best Multi-Maker Album General Exhibit (non-Master)
Best Multi-Maker Album by a Master

Artist Awards
Best Artist Entry General Collection (non-Master Artist)
Best Artist Entry by a Master Artist
Best Restoration Image

Other Awards
♦ Best First Time Entry TPPA
♦ Top 10 in Texas Award (top 10 highest scoring print case averages with a minimum of 4 entries)
♦ ASP State Elite Award (Goes to the highest scoring print by an ASP Member)
♦ CPP Award for highest Scoring Image by a CPP
♦ Presidential Award Highest Scoring Print Case Average (minimum of 4 entries)
♦ Best of Show
♦ Judges Choice Ribbons. 12 Judges, each gets one.
♦ President’s Theme: “Positively Texas”

AWARD PINS
♦ Bronze – 4 entries scoring 80 or above
♦ Silver – 5 entries scoring 80 or above
♦ Gold – 6 entries scoring 80 or above
♦ Platinum – 7 entries scoring 80 or above
♦ Diamond – 8 entries scoring 80 or above