Take a look at Professional Photographer Magazine's inspiring photo gallery featuring images from the 2017 Diamond Photographers!
Diamond photographers are professionals whose four images submitted to PPA's International Photographic Competition went four-for-four in the same year. That means that not only did all four images merit, those four merited images also were then chosen to be part... View details ⇨
As tempting as it may be to operate a #drone to capture footage of tomorrow's Presidential inauguration, remember: Washington D.C. is always a no-drone-zone. The FAA has expanded the restriction an additional 30 miles surrounding D.C. for tomorrow, as well.
PPA is excited to announce our partnership with The New York Institute of Photography (NYIP) on the Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) program! Photographers will now be able to earn their CPP through NYIP's online photography course offerings. Read all the news about the program on the PPA Today blog!
Start the year off right by entering your District Photographic Competition!
While the idea of having your images judged at competition can be intimidating, one of the comments we hear from folks who have entered in the past is that participating in competitions is the best way to improve your #photography. The feedback and ideas you'll get from the judges is invaluable when it comes to... View details ⇨
This year PPA honors Robert Freson with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Freson has been a professional photographer for more than 60 years, making iconic photographs of countless famous figures—Salvador Dali, Marc Chagall, Sophia Loren, Alfred
Hard work definitely pays off, Megan! Thank you for sharing this experience! Congratulations on your merited images in the International Photographic Competition. You are inspiration to all who are getting ready to enter for the first time! #ImagingUSA
January's Benefit of the Month is PhotoVision! This program is offered free to PPA members (but it is also available to everyone who subscribes!), and is available for streaming 24/7 at [ Photovisionvideo.com! Link ]
2017's PhotoVision features two amazing instructors: Sue Bryce and Anne Geddes! You do NOT want to miss the decades of wisdom and tried-and-true strategies that they share on... View details ⇨