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Respecting Your Photographer, International Photographic Competition at Imaging USA and The Restoration of Photos from an Antarctic Voyage : Our Top Blog Posts of December 7- 11 - PPA Today

Respecting Your Photographer, International Photographic Competition at Imaging USA and The Restoration of Photos from an Antarctic Voyage : Our Top Blog Posts of December 7- 11

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By Aleighia Rouse

Everyone is in the mood for the holiday season. Along with the holiday come family portraits and many holidays of giving! Before you prepare for your holiday card photography sessions and for Imaging USA 2016, here are our top ten blog posts of the week. 

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CONSIDERATION: Here's a cute and informative article to check out. Photographer Kat Sink interviewed a group of photographers, asking them their biggest pet peeves when being hired by friends and close acquaintances. The results were the most common said among the interviewed group. 

DREAMCATCHER: Is there a photograph you've always wanted to snap, the photo of your dreams? Check out this article from My Modern Met that tells the story of a photographer who made it his dream to capture the majestic image of a Kingfisher taking a dive in the water to catch its prey. 

ORGANIZE: As a photographer running your own business you know that it is very important that you always remain organized. Here is one article that will help the process go a little better. Learn a few tips to make sure you are always ready for a session. 

GROWTH: This article from MediaNovak breaks down some great information on how to get your photography business started in the New Year. They discuss how to become your own boss, how to choose your specialization, how to create your online presence and making sure you treat your customers right.

LIGHTING: As a photographer you know that lighting is one of the most crucial parts of capturing a captivating and powerful image. In this article, by The Phoblographer learn a few tips to make sure you catch the best photographs. 

BUSINESS SAVVY: Creating a client contract can be an extended and grueling process, but it is greatly needed to establish and implement policies that will leave you and the client both protected. In this article by PPA photographer Rachel Brenke, you will learn a few tips to consider when creating a contract for your client. 

IPC EXHIBIT: As the excitement for Imaging USA 2016 builds and as you begin to make your schedule for the different events you will participate in, add the International Photographic Exhibit to your list. The exhibit will be free and open to the public, for more information about IPC check out this article. 

IMAGE PRESERVATION: Check out this article and get helpful information about the preservation of older photos and the quality and importance of the printing process. As you know, photography is about storytelling. The article acknowledges this and discusses how photography documents the society in which we live. 

ZENSPIRATION: As the holidays ramp up in full speed, it is important that you as a professional photographer find helpful ways to mellow out. In this article you will learn four simple steps to decrease the amounts of stress in the upcoming holidays.

IMAGING USA: If you have not gotten your Imaging USA passes, make sure you head on over to ImagingUSA.com/Register and get them. Check out this article for all the excitement and things you won't want to miss at Imaging USA 2016!

There you have it, our weekly roundup of our top 10 blog posts! What photography blogs and podcasts do you follow? Post your favorite on theLoop or email them to us at OnlineContentCommittee @PPA.com.


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Aleighia Rouse is known by her happy personality and bubbly voice. With over 6 years of film and photography experience, Aleighia can relate to most of the issues that come along with being a photographer. A graduating senior at Spelman College and one of PPA's Marketing and Communications interns, Aleighia aspires to hold a position just like the amazing people she works around. 

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