Emerging Visual Creator: NEW!

Emerging Visual Creator Finalists

This award is granted to an individual whose early work in magazines shows the highest degree of craft and promise and is open to current post-secondary students, recent grads or interns with up to three years’ professional experience.

Denise Clarke Lives the Luxe Life

Avenue Calgary

Jared Bautista, freelance photographer


Gift Guide

WestJet Magazine

Shane Arsenault, freelance photographer


Untapped Potential

Avenue Edmonton

Paul Swanson


Feature Design

Feature Design Finalists

This award is granted to art directors and their staff or freelance associates for a single magazine article. Judging will emphasize use of compelling imagery and graphic elements that work creatively and engagingly to support the story narrative.

A Drone in the Life

UAlberta Business

Sarah Jackson


Answers Wanted

New Trail

Marcey Andrews, art director


Best Brunches

Avenue Calgary

Venessa Brewer


Choose Your Own Adventure

New Trail

Marcey Andrews, art director


Lei of the Land

WestJet Magazine

Teresa Johnston, art director


Photo Finish

Western Living

Paul Roelofs, art director; Clinton Hussey, photographer; Nicole Sjostedt, stylist


Sunny Days

techlife

Andy Oviatt


Swim or Sink

New Trail

Marcey Andrews, art director


The Annotated Rudy Wiebe

New Trail

Marcey Andrews, art director; John Ulan, senior photographer


Illustration

Illustration Finalists

This award is granted to the creator of the work. Judging will emphasize creative, compelling and unique illustrations. Though entries are shown in the magazine context, the accompanying text itself is not judged.

Beyond The Healthy Glow

Avenue Edmonton

Jason Lin


Charting a New Course for Sex Ed

New Trail

Sonia Roy


Crazy Cubin’ Fingers

Swerve

Irma Kniivila


Drop by Drop

techlife

Rory Lee


Green Gold

Swerve

Julie McLaughlin


One Is the Happiest Number

Swerve

Kyle Metcalf


Sinking Feeling

Oilweek

Christina Borowiecki


The speed of thinking and change

Apple Magazine

Carl Wiens


The war on viruses

Apple Magazine

Carl Wiens


Photograph: Essay or Series

Photograph: Essay or Series Finalists

Any series of photographs from a single issue. Entries must be shown in the magazine context, though accompanying text itself is not judged. If the entry is not from an article title page, please upload the title page image as well.

Alter Egos

Canadian Rockies Annual

Wayne Simpson, photographer


Chefs On The Move

Avenue Calgary

Jared Sych


Cougars: Rapid Momentum

Summit

Colin Way, photographer


The Annotated Rudy Wiebe

New Trail

John Ulan, Senior Photographer


This Side of Paradise

Western Living

Evaan Kheraj, photographer


Wrestling Erica

Swerve

Colin Way


Photograph: Landscape, Still Life and Architecture

Photograph: Landscape, Still Life and Architecture Finalists

This award is granted to the creator of the work. Judging will emphasize compelling and unique photos of a landscape, still life or architectural subject. Though entries are shown in the context of the article, accompanying text itself is not judged.

Booming Ice Chasm

Canadian Rockies Annual

Paul Zizka, photographer


Burning The Midnight Oil

Avenue Edmonton

Paul Swanson


Crossing Over into East Village

Where Calgary

Neil Zeller, photographer


Grizzly

Canadian Rockies Annual

Brandon Brown, photographer, Paul Zizka, photo editor


May

WestJet Magazine

Steve Collins, photographer and design director


Photograph: People and Portraiture

Photograph: People and Portraiture Finalists

This award is granted to the creator of the work. Judging will emphasize compelling and unique photos of a person or group of people. Though entries are shown in the context of the article, accompanying text itself is not judged.

A normal family

Apple Magazine

Brett Gilmour


Artists and Their Living Legacy

Avenue Calgary

Jeremy Fokkens


Chef Collaboration

Avenue Calgary

Jason Stang


Keep Calm and Float On

techlife

Blaise van Malsen


Mothers of Invention

Swerve

Jager & Kokemor Photography


Rudy Wiebe Gets The Last Word

New Trail

John Ulan, senior photographer


Twenty Minutes in Space

Avenue Edmonton

Cooper and O’Hara


Welcome to The Sunshine Coast

WestJet Magazine

Jared Sych, photographer


Art Direction for a Single Issue

Art Direction for a Single Issue Finalists

This award is granted to art directors and their staff or freelance associates for a single magazine issue. Judging will emphasize use of of compelling imagery and graphic elements that work creatively and engagingly to support the issue’s theme.

New Trail

Answers Wanted

Marcey Andrews, art director


Canadian Rockies Annual

2016 Issue

Dee Larosa, art director


LINK

History In the Making

Richard Maruk, designer


WestJet Magazine

May Issue

Steve Collins, design director;
Teresa Johnston, art director


New Trail

Move, Adapt or Die

Marcey Andrews, art director


New Trail

Rudy Wiebe Gets The Last Word

Marcey Andrews, art director


UAlberta Business

The Centennial Issue

Sarah Jackson


Western Living

September 2016

Paul Roelofs art director; Jenny Reed, associate art director.