Review: Canson’s Infinity Baryta Photographique II

Review: Canson’s Infinity Baryta Photographique II

Baryta inkjet papers took the fine-art inkjet printing world by storm more than a decade ago. When a paper is labeled a Baryta, it usually means the paper base is coated with barium sulfate, a clay-like material used in traditional…
Getting Great Shots Is Only Half the Job: Delivering Photographs to Clients

Getting Great Shots Is Only Half the Job: Delivering Photographs to Clients

Once you’ve got the images you want, it’s important to think about how your customer is going to receive them.
PPP Enrollment Deadline Extended

PPP Enrollment Deadline Extended

Over the weekend, the President signed into law legislation that extends the deadline to apply for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) until August 8th. So far, the program has roughly $130 billion that has yet to be distributed...
Resources for Photographers in a COVID-19 World

Resources for Photographers in a COVID-19 World

According to PPA CEO David Trust, photographers should be doing many of the same things that businesses in other industries are doing right now to continue to build their brands. During times of crisis, there are people who fall apart…
PPA Pivots to Ensure Photographic Competition Continues

PPA Pivots to Ensure Photographic Competition Continues

COVID-19 forced PPA to cancel this year's District Photo Competitions, yet the association will be able to hold IPC remotely. Additionally, to help photographers in their creative journey, PPA's Education Vouchers are now available to all members for image critiques.
CASE Act Update – Senator Roger Wicker Becomes Co-sponsor

CASE Act Update – Senator Roger Wicker Becomes Co-sponsor

Professional Photographers of America's (PPA), Government Affairs Team is happy to announce that Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS) has become a co-sponsor of S. 1273, the Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019 (CASE Act). This action from Senator Wicker…
An Ingenious Way to Build a Commercial Photography Portfolio

An Ingenious Way to Build a Commercial Photography Portfolio

According to 54-year old Minneapolis-based commercial photographer Ken Friberg, his early career as an art director taught him ways to work with clients when he began his own photography career. “Because I had been in their shoes, I knew what…
5 Keys to Building Resilience

5 Keys to Building Resilience

The ability to face adversity with strength and grace is a gift. Or maybe it’s a matter of training. Resilience—the ability to recover and move forward—is a powerful characteristic, and psychologists say it’s one we can learn to be become…
Product Highlight: Nikon D6

Product Highlight: Nikon D6

The Nikon D6 takes its place as the flagship DSLR with Nikon’s most powerful autofocus system to date, featuring 105 selectable cross-type AF points to help capture the moment even in challenging conditions. © Courtesy Nikon With the promise to…
How to Enhance the Sky in Your Photos

How to Enhance the Sky in Your Photos

Whether you should or shouldn’t replace a photographed sky with one that’s more interesting has been a contentious topic among photographers. Regardless of that debate, modifying the original sky in an image can be a tedious, labor-intensive undertaking involving complex…
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