Who Are We?

The Portrait conference is made up of three events. The first being an online portrait competition, followed by a two-day conference and finishing with the judging of the print competition which involves the top 30 entrants in the competition. It is an annual, national photography competition for amateur, enthusiast & professional photographers alike.

If you’re passionate about photography, we can help you gain greater exposure and even achieve international recognition.

With one of Australia's largest prize pool of $60,000 including $25,000 in cash on offer, The Portrait conference gives enthusiast and professional photographers the opportunity to comb through some past portraits or to go out and shoot some new ones.