MEMBER INFO

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...

View article »

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...

View article »

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...

View article »

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...

View article »

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...

View article »

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-...

View article »

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 "...

View article »

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...

View article »

Accreditation - Executive Business Portrait


With the next accreditation deadline set for September 15th, we wanted to feature another successful submission portfolio by member Jason Brown from Abbotsford, BC. Jason is now nationally accredited in Executive Business Portraits. These portraits had to reflect an "appropriate business environment" and include both men and women. Congratulations Jason and thanks for sharing your images! "I am a...

View article »

Accreditation Seminar


For those members in the Ottawa area on August 15th, please check out the following seminar on accreditation from the former accreditation chair, Nelson Simard, MPA, SPA!

View article »