ready to put your
photography skills
to the test?

Win over $20,000 in prizes and awards

We are looking for 10 competitors for Behind the Shutter’s Creator Series. This is a 7-episode web series that will launch this fall featuring some of the best up and coming photographers in the country. Everything from lighting, posing, and composition
will be put to the test.

This is no ordinary

Each and every challenge will push your limits to be better than you have ever been before. And best of all, every challenge will be judged by some of the industry’s top photographers.

If that wasn’t enough pressure, get ready for the master of ceremonies, Sal Cincotta, to push you even more.

we know you have questions...


What kind of photographers can apply?

One’s that use a camera. 🙂


Do I need to have a photography business to apply?



What level do I need to be?

Everyone from beginner to advanced will be part of the challenges.


Is travel included?

Yes. Hotel and airfare are included. Meals will also be provided during production.


When and where will the series be filmed?

The series is currently set to be filmed in O’Fallon Il in late June. More details will be made available if selected.


Do I need to bring my own equipment?

No. Equipment will be provided by Canon during this production.

So, what are you waiting for?

Throw your name in the hat and let’s see where this goes. You’ve got 20k reasons to apply. Stop making excuses and let’s do the damn thing.