First prize

Thanks to the National Portrait Gallery and Canon Australia, the Winner of the 2019 National Photographic Portrait Prize will be awarded over $50,000 in prizes. $30,000 cash from the Portrait Gallery and photographic equipment from Canon to the value of $22,148.

  • $30,000 cash prize
  • Canon EOS 1Dx Mark II DSLR Camera – $9,499
  • Canon EF85mm f/1.4 L IS Lens – $2,649
  • Canon iPF PRO 2000 24″ (A1) 12 Colour Graphics Large Format Printer (including professional service and consumables) – $10,000

Highly commended

Thanks to Eizo, the Highly Commended winner will receive an Eizo ColorEdge CG2730 27″ monitor valued at $3245.

Art handlers’ award

In 2019 the winner of the Art Handlers’ Award will receive $2,000 cash thanks to IAS Fine Art Logistics, plus return shipping of their artwork after the regional tour.

People’s choice

The photographer who receives the most votes in the People’s Choice Award wins a Broncolor Siros 800 L Outdoor Kit 2 valued at $7,451 thanks to SUNSTUDIOS. If you vote for the People’s Choice winner you go in the running to win an accommodation package at Crowne Plaza Canberra to the value of $2,000.