CPP Liaison News September 2017
Image Submission Update
The August Image Submission closed with 57 total portfolios submitted with the final portfolio breakdown being 29 Accepted/28 Rejected. Please welcome the 29 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 last Image Submission for 2017 will be October 6 – 20! The 2018 Image Submission dates will be posted once finalized, so candidates due to expire in their candidacy can submit accordingly.
Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund
The destruction and devastation from Hurricane Harvey is still in the forefront of headlines. Over 700 PPA members and fellow photographers in Texas and Louisiana have been affected by the storm. PPA and PPA Charities have established the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund grant program to assist PPA members who have been affected.
For more information, please visit ppa.com/HarveyRelief.
Super 1 Day Registration Now Open
Registration for the fall Super 1 Day is now officially open! Each class will be available for the $99 rate through September 28, 2017. All photographic classes will be held October 2-16, 2017, make sure to check out the listings to see what’s available near you! This fall we have several CPP themed classes so make sure to share with the candidates in your area!
- California: Foundation Lighting for CPP
- Idaho: How to Become a Certified Professional Photographer (CPP)
- Minnesota: Becoming a Certified Professional Photographer
- Nevada: Certified Professional Photographer Image Review
Imaging USA 2018 – CPP Exam Proctors
We are looking for a liaison to proctor the CPP exams at Imaging USA on Sunday, January 14, Monday, January 15, and Tuesday January 16 from 12:30 - 3:15pm. Proctoring an exam will fulfill the liaison exam requirement needed to earn your 2018 service merit. If you are interested, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, with your name, email, and date(s) you are interested in proctoring.
Share Your Story!
Have you done something noteworthy to promote, educate and/or encourage your peers about certification? Let us know! We are always looking for ways to help CPPs gain visibility, so please connect with Julia Boyd, director of certification at PPA to share your story. You can email Julia at jboyd@PPA.com or call 404.522.8600 ext. 254.