Ron Kolias of Ron Kolias Photography in New Hampshire loves finding new ways to take advantage of his PPA discounts. For instance, he used PPA's special pricing to purchase AdobeÂ® LightroomÂ® 4 and songs from Triple Scoop Music. That's why a good rule of thumb is to check the Benefits page at PPA.com before you go shopping for almost anything related to your business.
If you're a member, don't forget that you can save 15% on all Adobe products in the North American online Adobe Store. By following this simple step, you can save $30 on $200 worth of software, which definitely adds up. Members, see how to use this benefit here.
Graphic Authority, LLC, is another software savings mecca for PPA members. This leading manufacturer of Photoshop tools for professional photographers has design elements, backgrounds and templates that offer unique and innovative layouts and designs. PPA members receive exclusive discounts on all Graphic Authority products. Members: see how to use this benefit here.
Established in 1995, Nik Software has become the recognized leader in digital photographic filter development and produces award-winning technology and software products for digital photography and imaging professionals. Would this software be a good fit for your business? If so, you're in luck because PPA members save on all Nik products. Members: see how to use this benefit here.
onOne Software's Photoshop plug-ins are created to help photographers create high quality, distinctive images in less time and with fewer steps so that they can spend more time shooting. And PPA has exclusive discounts to help you save on all of onOne's software products. Members: see how to use this benefit here.
If you want great photographic and Photoshop training on DVD and through online workshops on demand, Software Cinema might be a great choice. Plus, you can save with your PPA exclusive discount on all training titles from industry experts like Jack Reznicki, Jim DiVitale, Eddie Tapp, Jane Conner-Ziser, and many others. Members: see how to use this benefit here.
Don't forget that you can also save on certain equipment and equipment services via PPA. For instance, who doesn't love AppleÂ® products? As a PPA member, you can access the special Association Member Purchase Program--netting preferred pricing for a company that doesn't really discount! Members: see how to use this benefit here.
Want to protect your valuable cameras and other gear? Try the PPA discount for TenbaÂ® products: 25% off already specially priced purchases. Tenba introduced the world to soft-sided, professional camera bags in 1977, and they have been an innovation and quality leader in the decades since. Members: see how to use this benefit here.
If your camera does get damaged, though, Precision Camera (Precision Camera & Video Repair) might be able to help...and hopefully get your camera back to you in less than three business days. PPA members can take advantage of two special discount programs here, with discounted outbound shipping, discounted flat-rate repair pricing, free estimates and more. (There's even a discounted rate for infrared conversions!) Members: see how to use this benefit here.
Last but definitely not least, PPA members can also get help financing their equipment, thanks to our benefit partner, United Funding. This benefit provides a 2% rebate on the equipment cost (max rebate is $1,000) for all leases and loans...which also aren't reported to the credit bureaus. Interested? Members: see how to use this benefit here.
These discounts are just scratching the surface of what PPA offers its members, so remember to check PPA before you buy!