Medals and Ribbons

Dave Peel, LCC President, accepts Gold Medal from Gerry Alger for Fall Club Prints
Don Rycroft - Highest Score, Club Fall Print
LCC Fall Print Gold Medalists: Don Rycroft, Marion Buccella, Mary Chambers, Steve Donnelly, Bill Boswell, Bill Niessen
Laurie Milne-LCC Fall Club Nature Award
Mary Chambers-LCC Gold Medal Individual, Fall Nature

CAPA has available the following medals and ribbons to recognize photographic excellence.

Click Here to Order Medals and Ribbons

To apply for medals & ribbons  fill in the applicable application form and email to:

Sheldon Boles, Exhibition Standards Chair
16941 Friesian Drive
Surrey, BC V3S 8P2

Application forms must be received two months prior to the presentation date.

Canadian Association for Photographic Art Club Services Medal
Club Services

Clubs: Medals for CAPA Member Clubs/Affiliated Organizations

  1. Club Services Medal – Individual CAPA has developed this Award for the exclusive use of CAPA member camera clubs. The CAPA club will recognize one of its club members for outstanding contributions to any field of photography or distinctive services performed for the camera club in the promotion of the Art of Photography through Service, Education, Exhibition and/or Publication.  The recipient must be a club member in good standing and have served the club in some capacity for a minimum of three years.
  2.  Excellence In Photography Medal – Individual
    This award is available to CAPA clubs or organizations affiliated with CAPA for photographer of the year, highest

    CAPA Medal
    Excellence in Photography

    aggregate score, best of show, high-scoring participation in other regional or national exhibitions/competitions or CAPA competitions. To apply for either of these awards and order medals, please fill in both the application form and the order form above.

  3. Competitions Medals – Individual and Club
    CAPA Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals as well as Merit Award Ribbons and Honourable Mention Ribbons are awarded to the following exhibitions/competitions: International, National, Region, Zone, CAPA Canada Camera Conference and CAPA member camera clubs.
    See Competition Medal details
    • Gold Medal – CAPA’s Gold Medal may be awarded as 1st Place, Best Entry, Best of Show, Highest Aggregate, and/or Best Contemporary.
    • Silver Medal – CAPA’s Silver Medal may be awarded 2nd place together with the CAPA Gold (1st Place) and CAPA Bronze (3rd Place) Medal.
    • Bronze Medal –  CAPA’s Bronze Medal may be awarded 3rd place together with the CAPA Gold (1st Place) and CAPA Silver (2nd Place) Medal.
    • Merit Award Ribbons – CAPA’s Merit Award Ribbons are awarded for images achieving the highest  – 1st (blue), 2nd (red) and 3rd (yellow) scores for a single image.
    • Honourable Mention Ribbons – CAPA’s Honourable Mention Ribbons are awarded for the 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th highest aggregate scores in a competition.

After your exhibition or competition using the CAPA Medals and Ribbons is complete, please complete a Competition/Exhibition Report for CAPA.