Photographer Tessa Dóniga translates “breakfast”

When translated literally, what does the word “breakfast” mean? That’s the question bilingual Spanish photographer Tessa Dóniga answers with humor in her series “Break/fast,” a collaborative project with art journal Polpettas. “When I try to translate some words to one language from another, I question myself,” she says. “My challenge…

Philip Blume Helps Us Solve the Digital Negatives Dilemma

This week’s webinar is all about mastering issues with digital negatives and Philip Blume will walk us through that dilemma. Mr. Blume is an award-winning photographer who also owns three studio brands with his wife Eileen. Philip is a strong believer in the power of art to change the world…

You Can Still Submit Your Images Into IPC by July 18 for a Discount

Entries for the International Photographic Competition (IPC) are being accepted now. We're rapidly approaching the deadline to enter without a late fee, so save money and get your images entered by July 18 at 5 pm ET!

Flash with Faster Recycle Time, Ditching Digitals and Other Hot Photography Topics on theLoop

Networking is the best way to meet other photographers, get advice from experienced professionals, and to improve your business through recommendations. Since photography can be an individualized industry, it can be hard to get out of your comfort zone and befriend other photographers. That’s why PPA created theLoop, an exclusive social network only for pro photographers!

Photo gallery: Josh Petersen’s high school senior portraits

Located in Idaho Falls, Idaho, just a couple of hours from the iconic scenery of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Josh Petersen has no trouble finding a gorgeous backdrop for his high school seniors portraits. Check out a sampling of his work. RELATED: Learn how Petersen has tweaked his business to provide…

Create Raving Fans of Your Photography Business by Doing This One Thing

How can we create raving fans that consistently refer new clients to us? 

6 Networking Apps That Could Change Your Photography Business Today

We all know that networking can be a hard thing to do and finding the time to do it can be even harder. Just like everything else in the world, networking is going digital as well. Mark Pickavance authored an article on this exact topic called “Best Business Networking Apps of 2019.” The article talks about six networking apps that can help you start networking on another level.  In the photography business, PPA knows how important it is to spread your business through word-of-mouth.

It’s a Win-Win to Teach a Super ① Day Class!

Have you ever seriously thought about sharing your talents, skills, and knowledge with other photographers? It’s time to do it. Volunteer now to become a Super 1 Day instructor!

You Don’t Want to Miss the 2019 International Photographic Competition. Here’s why…

Let’s be honest, the issue isn’t that you don’t know – you do. You’ve already heard about PPA's International Photographic Competition (IPC), but you are wondering if it’s worth your time and effort. Here are three reasons it is...

How to Be More Protected as a Photographer in Free Webinar

One of the goals of PPA is to protect you and your photography business. Every month, PPA hosts FREE photography webinars and the next one, which takes place on July 10th at 2pm EST, will show you how PPA has got your back!