See the Difference VideoYour senior portraits, your wedding pictures, your family portraits, your children’s photos—they are all part of your life's story and your only visual record of the memories.

Shouldn't you use a professional photographer whose quality you can trust? Correct posing and lighting, the ability to anticipate those once-in-a-lifetime moments and most importantly, extensive experience, can make all the difference in the visual records of your life. You want to look your absolute best in portraits, whether you are a high school senior, a bride, a parent or anyone else wanting to capture a memory.

Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is here to help you find the right professional for your photography needs, including family, children and senior portraits and wedding photography. Our Find-a-Photographer database includes PPA members in your neighborhood and around the world; professional photographers whose passion is creating the images that tell your stories.

Using PPA's Find-a-Photographer search engine is free and simple to use. Look for photographers in your area and take a few minutes to learn more about them and view their image portfolios. See the difference a professional photographer can make in those once-in-a-lifetime moments you’ll treasure forever.

Need additional help? Read our Find-a-Photographer search engine FAQ.

Members of PPA are independent businesses. PPA is not responsible for examining or evaluating members or members listed in PPA directories and we do not warrant the offerings of any of these businesses or individuals or the content of their websites. PPA does not assume any responsibility for the actions, products and content of all these and any other third parties. You should carefully review their conditions of use.

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