Accreditation

Accreditation - Boudoir: Remi Laprise


An accredited portfolio in boudoir demonstrate "the personality or desired fantasy of an individual or groups in sensuous but tasteful environment". Member Remi Laprise from Gatineau, QC successfully demonstrated this understanding in his boudoir portfolio! Congratulations Remi! "Passionné dans la vie, j'ai eu l'opportunité d'exercer de nombreux métiers : dessinateur, ingénieur, directeur général...

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Accreditation - Studio Portrait: Nicole Noyce


Nicole Noyce from Lloydminster, SK joined the PPOC in January of this year. She now has 5 accreditations under her belt and we wanted to feature one of them with you today! A portfolio in studio portrait " must demonstrate creative and technical expertise in use of backgrounds, setups and lighting in the studio". Congratulations Nicole! " I own and operate Noyce Photography located in...

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Accreditation - Digital Illustration: Luc Charpentier, MPA


Today, we would like to feature a successful digital illustration accreditation portfolio from member and master photographer Luc Charpentier from St-Hyacinthe, QC. The digital illustration category for accreditation is described as: " artwork that is created solely through digital means". Mon père était un photographe professionnel et très jeune j'ai découvert la passion de la photographie. Le...

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Accreditation - Performing Artists & Commerical: David James, CPA


Member David James, from Langley, BC is now accredited in commercial and performing artists. We wanted to feature a few images from each of his successful portfolios to give a sense of the quality of images the judges are looking for in accreditation judging. Congratulations David on your successful portfolios! I grew up with photography as a very serious hobby. My Father was a really good...

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Accreditation Update


There are TWO accreditation submission deadlines remaining for 2011 - September 15th and October 31st. That's two more opportunities to advance your membership from the Observer level to that of Accredited membership, or to collect those final merits needed for a CPA, MPA or Bar designation. All new submissions can be made through the PPOC website by logging in first as a member. Please don't...

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Accreditation - Botanical and Pictorial/Scenic, Terrill Bodner


We continue with our feature on accreditation this month by looking at two portfolios - botanical and pictorial scenic. The botanical category states: botanical photography is the accurate and/or beautiful images of plant life in both the natural and laboratory environments and the the pictorial/scenic category requires "images illustrate the natural and man-made geographical features relating to...

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Accreditation - Maternity, Susie O'Connor


Accreditation is described on the Professional Photographer's of Canada's website as: "Accreditation is the first elevation above the general membership level, and is achieved by submitting samples of the applicant’s photography to a PPOC Board of Review for Accreditation. Accreditation demonstrates that the photographer is capable of delivering above average quality photography in a chosen...

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Accreditation - Child Study: Alexis Yobbagy


We are continuing with our focus on accreditation as the September 15th deadlines creeps closer! Today, Alexis Yobbagy from Victoria, BC is sharing her successful child study portfolio. Alexis is a fairly new member who went after accreditation to upgrade from an observer member, and she did it less than a year into her membership! Congratulations Alexis! "I have been told that my great-...

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Accreditation - Animal Portrait: Berni Wood


We are now down to less than a month until the next accreditation deadline of September 15th! Today, we continue with featuring successful accreditation portfolios in hopes that it will help those members preparing portfolio's for the first time. Berni Wood from Charlottetown, PEI is now nationally accredited in animal portrait. The category states that a successful animal portrait should "...

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Accreditation - Architecture: Miguel Hortiguela


Today, we are featuring another successful accreditation portfolio! Miguel Hortiguela from Toronto, ON is now nationally accredited in Architecture. The category for architecture is described as: "an architectural photograph must successfully define and/or portray outstanding architectural features of a building interior or exterior by dramatic use of point of view, perspective and lighting and...

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