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Lindsay Adler

Fashion photographer Lindsay Adler has risen to the top of her industry as both a photographer, educator, and Canon Explorer of Light. Based in New York City, her fashion editorials have appeared in numerous fashion and photography publications including Marie Claire, Elle, InStyle, Noise, Essence, Zink Magazine, Professional Photographer and dozens more. A clean, bold and graphic style has become the hallmark of her work, whether shooting advertising campaigns, designer look books, jewelry lines, hair campaigns,…

Suzette Allen

Cr.Photog., CPP, API

The in-demand Adobe® Photoshop® instructor in the photographic industry, Suzette Allen is known for her down-to-earth and easy-to-understand teaching style with an intense focus on efficiency. She has a remarkable talent for simplifying Adobe Photoshop, and consistently gets rave reviews from her students. All of her material is relevant to portrait/wedding/event photographers because she is backed by 25 years as a professional photographer and years of experience as a photo…

Jennifer Angeloro

Jennifer Angeloro is a portrait, wedding and corporate event photographer whose images have been featured in numerous publications including Modern Bride, The Knot, Brides Magazine, In Style Weddings Online and Weddings Magazine.  She received a BFA in commercial photography from RIT and began her successful studio over 15 years ago. The studio is the realization of Jennifer's dream to bring together a talented collective of creative individuals under one company.…

Cindy Ashton

Cindy Ashton is Uncorked!  Born with a 20% chance of living, doctors weren’t optimistic, by Cindy was not one to play the odds.  By age 3, She was already wearing blue sequins, singing classics and dancing around her living room.  Since then she’s had over 20 years in musical theater and 10 years of opera training. She has studied with Second City, Royal Conservatory of Music, Randolph Academy for the…

Francie Baltazar Stonestreet

Cr.Photog., CPP

Francie has a great passion for the CPP program and believes it is the gold standard in the industry.  In 2012, Francie and her team of CPP Mentors assisted 30 photographers in passing their image submissions and supported 25 of those through the testing process so that they could receive their CPP. A life-long photographer, Francie earned her CPP in 2009 and has been advocating and supporting others to achieve…

Eden Bao

A Master Photographer, Eden Bao is an industry leader in maternity and newborn photography and owns Eden Bao Photography in the metro Seattle area. Trained and educated in her industry, Eden holds a Master Photographer in Portrait (MPP) designation with the Master Photographers International as well as a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing and Public Relations. She is an established speaker at PPA, ImagingUSA and ClickFamily…

Michael Barber

Michael Barber is the Senior Vice President, Chief Creative Officer at Godfrey. He began his career at Mighty Interactive, the digital shop founded by Jay Baer. Mighty was one of the first agencies to leverage the future email behemoth ExactTarget, ultimately helping the organization develop its ad agency offering before it was acquired by Salesforce for $2.5 billion. Michael went on to lead strategy and planning at Sitewire, Nomadic Agency,…

Michael Barton

M.Photog.MEI.Cr., CPP

Having an unquenchable thirst to create led Michael Barton, M.Photog.MEI.Cr., CPP, F-PPANI, F-APPI, to complete his master's degree in Jazz Studies from the University of North Texas in 2000. Through a diverse study of humanity, he developed a distinctive love for people, and photography became his chance to give back. Michael currently owns and operates Indigo Photographic Inc. in the historic district of Batavia, Illinois. Through Indigo, Michael is able…

Jen Basford


Jen Basford is best known for her high school senior portraits and the annual must-see fashion show she puts on for upcoming seniors each spring. She owns a 3,500-square-foot, custom-designed studio in Edmond, OK, and markets to a high-end, fashion-forward boutique clientele. In fact, she has become one of the top senior portrait photographers in the Midwest largely due to her out-of-the-box approach to marketing, social media and client relationships.…

Rob Behm

M.Photog.Cr., CPP

A third generation small business owner, Rob has been the owner and photographer at Valley Studio in Spokane Valley, Washington for 30 years. Working in photography since college graduation, Rob has an Applied Science degree in photography and a degree from Eastern Washington University as a photographic educator.  A PPA member since 1991, Rob has also been a member of the Professional Photographers of Washington since 1982. Rob is a…