The Tennessee PPA is a Professional Photographic Association that has a rich history in photographic excellence and its members are some of the most talented in the nation and many have also received International recognition. Established in 1951, TNPPA has expanded education and resources for professional photographers throughout the state and region and now is "paying it forward" to share its wealth of knowledge to hobbyist, students and amateurs alike. Now, anyone can attend some of the nations best workshops and events even though they do not have a business license. It's all about educating people on the best ways to be successful at the ART of photography. We are here to help guide you along your path as you pursue your passion and love of photography!
If you are interested in taking your photographic skills to the next level, then this is the place for you! TNPPA has all the answers you have been looking for! We can help you get started with your business by assisting you in how to acquire a TN Sales Tax number and Business License to how to market to your customers to improving your technique and skills through workshops and seminars from some of the most inspiring and talented speakers in the photographic industry!
For those photographers who have been in the business for years, we have just the educational workshops and world-renowned speakers who will help keep you at the TOP of your game! From all the new ideas in Sales, Marketing, Workflow, Studio Design, Business Management to Color Management, Social Media and Web Design - TNPPA has what you need to SUCCEED!
And if that's not enough, we offer Image Competitions to help you reach new goals and degrees offered thru our certification programs!
So, come on board with us and take your photographic skills to the next level!
To join our wonderful association, simply click on the Membership tab above or click on the contact tab to contact Dana Barrett, TNPPA Secretary. We are so glad you found us!
We invite anyone who is interested, to attend our Board Meetings which are usually held four times a year. Each meeting date, time and location will be announced via Facebook and email to all current members ahead of time.