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...
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2017 Diamond Photographers

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Amazing video from PPA Charities! This lucky photographer won a DREAM studio at #ImagingUSA! Worth watching to the end because she won soooo much gear! Congratulations!
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.

Washington D.C. is always a NO-DRONE ZONE - PPA Today

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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!

PPA and NYIP: Raising the bar for photography! - PPA Today

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Instructor registration for Super①Day Spring 2017 is open. Submit your application by January 20, 2017!

Be a Super 1 Day Instructor | PPA

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Are you looking for additional tools to help brand your photography business? There's a new exclusive marketing resource for PPA members. Check out the new postcards, which can be found under See The Difference©'s "Custom Brochures."

New Tools to Help with Your Photography Business Branding! - PPA Today

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So glad that #ImagingUSA has been valuable to you, Amber!
Great story! Love the photograph; #SanAntonio was a great location for #ImagingUSA!
So glad to have you at #ImagingUSA, BorrowLenses.com!
Have you heard the Photobomb Podcast episode about #ImagingUSA? Tune in!

102 - Rule #2 - From IUSA 2017 - Photobomb Photography Podcast

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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...
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Improve Your Photography with PPA's District Photographic Competition - PPA Today

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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

Robert Freson honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

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Proud to support the important work done by Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep! #ImagingUSA
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
The Keynote speech from #MelRobbins was the perfect burst of inspiration to kick off 2017! #ImagingUSA
A huge congratulations to you, Gavin! Thank you for sharing this experience! #ImagingUSA
So appreciative of the AMAZING vendors at the #ImagingUSA Expo!
Cannot tell you how much we appreciate the speakers at #ImagingUSA! The information, tips, techniques, INSPIRATION... Imaging USA is in a league of its own!
Did you see PPA CEO David Trust on San Antonio Live Friday January 6th, talking about #ImagingUSA? If you missed it, here it is! Special thanks to our friends at SA Live!
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...
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