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Rising Star Portfolio Contest

This contest is designed for schools that want to compete in a portfolio contest, but don’t feel ready to compete for the Top Program award.


Entry Fee

  • $10 per portfolio
  • $20 maximum


Categories

  • Architecture
  • Documentary / Photojournalism
  • Landscape/Nature
  • Sports
  • Portrait


Deadline

  • Received by April 21, 2017

Rules and Submission Guidelines

  • Schools may enter portfolios in up to three categories. The Rising Star Award will be presented to the school with the highest number of winning portfolios, with four points awarded for a first place portfolio in each category, three points for second place, two points for third place and one point for honorable mention.
  • Sponsoring teacher must be a Texas member of ATPI.
  • Individual students may not have more than three prints in any one portfolio.
  • Prints should not be matted or mounted. We recommend putting them in between cardboard or mount board when shipping to protect the images. Include at least a 1″ border around each image to facilitate handling of the prints.
  • Schools must upload a digital copy of each portfolio to the ATPI contest site by 6 pm on April 21, 2017. Upload portfolios under the teacher’s account. Include the required metadata in each image file (instructions here) and upload all 10 images under one account.
  • Entry forms and shipping information available in the PDF file.

Winners Lists

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Winners Gallery

Contest Statistics

2016:

Rising Star Program
Trimble Technical High School, Fort Worth
Shannon Oden, instructor

Total number of portfolios entered:
Architecture – 7
Documentary/PJ – 6
Landscape – 9
Portrait – 11
Sports – 5

2015:

Rising Star Program
McCallum High School, Austin
Carey West, instructor

Total number of portfolios entered:
Architecture – 6
Documentary/PJ – 2
Landscape – 7
Portrait – 11
Sports – 4

2014:

Rising Star Program
Robert E. Lee High School, San Antonio
Brenda Slatton, instructor

Total number of portfolios entered:
Architecture – 4
Documentary/PJ – 2
Landscape – 2
Portrait – 4
Sports – 2

2013:

Rising Star Program
Robert E. Lee High School, San Antonio
Brenda Slatton, instructor

Total number of portfolios entered:
Architecture – 1
Documentary/PJ – 5
Landscape – 5
Portrait – 6
Sports – 4

2012:

Rising Star Program
West Brook High School, Beaumont
Drew Loker, instructor

Total number of portfolios entered:
Architecture – 3
Documentary/PJ – 3
Landscape – 9
Portrait – 8
Sports – 2

2011:

Rising Star Program
McCallum High School, Austin
Carey West, instructor

Total number of portfolios entered:
Architecture – 3
Documentary/PJ – 3
Landscape – 4
Portrait – 5
Sports – 2

2010:

Rising Star Program
Austin High School, Austin
Melanie Sherwood, instructor

Total number of portfolios entered:
Architecture – 2
Documentary/PJ – 2
Landscape – 5
Portrait – 4
Sports – 0

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