CPP Liaison News May 2017
Image Submission Update
The April Image Submission closed with 43 total portfolios submitted with the final portfolio breakdown being 27 Accepted/16 Rejected. Please welcome the 27 new Certified Professional Photographers. Take a look at our latest CPPs to see if there are any in your area.
Thank you to all of the liaisons who volunteered their time and expertise to mentor the candidates who submitted this round! The next Image Submission period will be June 2-16! You can also view all remaining 2017 Image Submission dates here.
Please be sure to share the Image Submission EDU videos with Jamie Hayes with your candidates to better prepare them with their Image Submission as well as clarify or answer any questions they may have.
IPC Registration Opens May 22
It's time to gear up for this year's big photographic competition. Entries open for the International Photographic Competition on May 22! IPC is a great way to support the photographic community while working toward improving your skills, especially if you sign up for image critiques!
Interested in becoming an IPC Juror? Registration for the Judges Workshop is now open. You can read more about the workshop on the PPA blog to see if it's right for you.
Imaging USA Registration is Open!
Registration is now open for Imaging USA 2018! Who's ready to see what Nashville, TN has in store in January 11-16, 2018? Remember to lock in the early-bird rates before December 15, 2017.
Plan ahead and reserve your hotel room through our new "one stop shop" reservation page. Or hop on theLoop community to find a roommate.
PPA Has Your Back!
PPA has your back! As a member, you have strong advantages over other photographers who spend a lot more money than you for a lot less protection and fewer resources. Coping with whatever problems inevitably arise while running a photography business is costly! This is why being a member of PPA is a smart decision! Now, are you fully using your benefits? Here's a short reminder:
- Data loss, negligence & malpractice protection to keep you afloat when unhappy clients engage you in a lawsuit! Learn more at PPA.com/Indem
- Business & contract resources because running a business requires preparation and planning! Find out more at PPA.com/Contracts
- Copyright infringement tools to help when someone tries to steal your work, and advocacy alerts to keep you updated on copyright law changes. Find out more at PPA.com/Copyright