Self-Portrait Contest

A pre-conference competition for the Winter Conference, this contest includes both student and faculty categories.

Entry Fee

  • 50 cents per image – ATPI member
  • $1 per image – non-ATPI member


  • Student
  • Faculty


  • 6 pm, February 27, 2024

Rules and Submission Guidelines

  • This is a pre-conference contest for students and teachers as a part of the annual Winter Conference. Entries must be uploaded to the ATPI contest site – – by 6 pm on February 27, 2024. Instructions for preparing images can be found at
  • This contest does not require registration for the Winter Conference in order to enter.
  • An environmental portrait is an image that tells the viewer something about the subject, either through other elements within the image or as a psychological study. See the work of Arnold Newman, Annie Liebovitz or Mark Seliger.
  • All images must have been taken after August 1, 2023. Work entered in any previous ATPI contest is not eligible for this contest.
  • Instructions for preparing images can be found at Any photos without metadata will be disqualified.
  • Contest poster is available here.

Winners Lists

2024 2023 2022 2021 2020 2018 2017 2016 2015 2008 2004 2003 2002 2001

Winners Galleries

2024 Self Portrait Winners 2023 Self Portrait Winners 2022 Self Portrait Winners 2021 Self Portrait Winners 2020 Self Portrait Winners 2019 Self Portrait Winners 2018 Self Portrait Winners 2017 Self Portrait Winners 2015 Self Portrait Winners 2011 Self Portrait Winners