PPA Affiliate Tips & Clips November 2013

November 2013

Be More Inspired

Bright is the New Bleak, Plus Inspiring words from Queen Latifah (sort of)
It was a week of pleasant surprises for our guest-blogger Mariah Ashley. See how a call from a personal hero (sort of) and a gift in the mail have her reinvigorated and ramping-up for Imaging USA in Phoenix.

PPA Benefits

Be More… Rewarded: New Member Benefit!
We're thrilled to announce a new member benefit coming your way! Effective November 1, PPA will be making the switch from FedEx to UPS®. Read on to see how this shipping discount could help your business.

Be More… Protected: Copyright
The Author's Guild Loses Suit Against Google
After an eight year battle, a judge ruled in favor of Google in a copyright suit against The Google Book Project. See what this means for you as a photographer.

Be More… Inspired: PPAedu
We told you we'd consistently add new material to PPAedu, and well, we weren't kidding! Take a look at all of the new videos we have to offer from some of the industry's finest. Be more inspired with PPAedu!

Faces of PPA

Be More... Visible: Ongoing Faces of PPA Campaign
The Faces of PPA campaign is our way of saying thanks to you for being PPA members and showing you off to everyone! If you want to participate, submissions are always open to this ongoing campaign. No deadlines whatsoever! We want you all to get involved, have fun and show us who you are in your own creative way. In the meantime, have a look at the recent Faces of PPA.

Imaging USA 2014

Be More… Inspired: Photographic Exhibits at Imaging USA
Seeing is believing, especially when it comes to award-winning images. And at Imaging USA, there will be PLENTY! That's because there will be exhibits all convention long--including a special exhibit from honorary master of photography recipient, Kenny Rogers. Yes, that Kenny Rogers. Read up on where it all goes down!

Be More… Informed: #IUSA14 Class Tracks: #Hash It Out and Adobe
Read up on all of the Imaging USA offerings in these two class tracks. The daily #Hash It Out sessions bring the fast-paced fun (and are great networking opportunities!) while the Adobe classes can help you with all of your post-photography needs. Don't miss these!

Upcoming Live Workshops & Webinars

Be More… Confident: Live Business Workshops
Don't miss these upcoming PPAedu webinars (free for everyone!) on taxes and SEO, two vital components of a successful business. And check out the upcoming SMS workshops and CPP Prep classes coming to Phoenix before Imaging USA! Don't miss these!


We've got a couple ways for you to engage your members in theLoop, PPA's exclusive online community. Want a place to chat with other Affiliate Leaders? theLoop has a group for that! Check out the Affiliate Leaders group. Or why not become active and promote your affiliate in your State community.

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