Accreditation

Accreditation - Boudoir: Vanessa Bosovich


New member Vanessa Bosovich from Leslieville, AB has had a very successful first year in the Professional Photographer's of Canada! Joining in 2011, Vanessa immediately set to work on receiving her first accreditation! She succeeded in November of 2011. Having a successful accreditation in boudoir means that Vanessa has demonstrated her ability to show the personality or desired fantasy of an...

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Accreditation - Sports: Carey Lauder, CPA


A successful accreditation portfolio in sports must demonstrate the photographer's knowledge of the sport being photographed by capturing the peak of action, as well as being able to deal with the adverse conditions of sports photography. Outdoor and indoor sports must be shown, as well as a mix of professional and amateur sports would be idea. We would like to congratulation member Carey Lauder...

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Accreditation - Equine: Andrea Blair


A successful accreditation portfolio in equine photography demonstrates the photographer's ability to correctly photograph horses. Photographs may range from including the entire animal in the frame to head shots or abstract images of a body part. This portfolio should depict horses in both the outdoors and inside a barn, stable, corral or other building. Member Andrea Blair from Canoe, BC is now...

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Accreditation - Wedding Story and Night Photography: Randy Shaughnessy


Member Randy Shaughnessy from Ottaw, ON has been working hard at earning accreditations! In his first year of membership, Randy has earned 9 accreditations! Today we are featuring two of those successful portfolios - wedding story and night photography. A successful wedding story portfolio must tell the story of one wedding. This portfolio must contain images from each of the wedding locations (...

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Accreditation: Environmental Portraits: Sharon Barnes


A successful accreditation portfolio in environmental portrait must demonstrate the photographer's control of lighting, accurate colour balance and posing in the outdoor environment. Member Sharon Barnes from Edmonton, Alberta has just earned a successful accreditation in environmental portraits. We wanted to feature Sharon because she joined the Professional Photographer's of Canada in early...

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Accreditation: Industrial - Cameron Colcough, MPA


A successful industrial accreditation portfolio must demonstrate the photographer's technical ability to photograph multiple areas of industrial photography including: construction, aerial, corrosion, machinery, illustration, public relations, architectural products, advertising, business or executive portraits. Member and master photographer Cameron Colcough from Calgary, AB earned his...

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Accreditation: Glamour and Modeling Portfolio


A successful accreditation portfolio in Glamour should be " a personal portrait commissioned to capture the beauty that lies within all men and women. The glamour images should create an air of fantasy, sensitivity, and personal expression to display to these ordinary men and women, that they too can resemble the models that they see in today's modern media". A successful modeling portfolio...

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Accreditation - Senior Grad Portraits: Jodi Proctor


Accreditations do not only test the technical ability of the photographer, it also tests his/her creativity. Each accreditation portfolio submitted must show the photographer's style and creativity and must feature ten images from ten different sessions and have variations in lighting setups and backgrounds. Member Jodi Proctor from Swan River, MB recently submitted an accreditation portfolio in...

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Accreditation - Travel Illustration: Charlene Williams, CPA


An accredited portfolio in travel illustration are a collection of images "that are excellent quality for the purpose of accompanying articles and information pieces commonly found in newspapers and magazines. Images in this category are "feature" oriented and non-commercial in nature". Member Charlene Williams from Beaumont, AB successfully submitted a portfolio and is now accredited in travel...

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Accreditation - Nature: Karen Evans


A successful accreditation in nature, must "encompass all that is natural, including plants, animals and landscapes. It does not however, include man made subjects, landscapes that have been modified by man, domesticated animals or plants or any situation where the "hand of man" is evident". Member Karen Evans from North Vancouver, BC successfully demonstrated her expertise in this area and is...

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