Magazine Photographer of the Year 2023

The Magazine Photographer of the Year category recognizes the work of a creator in a magazine. Judges evaluated three to five photographs from the contest period, on style, content, overall impact, art direction and appropriateness of the photo in supporting the text.



Dave Shafer in Texas Highways

Technical and artistic mastery. Every photograph is engaging and reads like a story.
— IRMA Awards Jury




Claire Curran in Arizona Highways




George Andrejko in Arizona Wildlife Views




Steven St. John in New Mexico Magazine