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Please create a NEW Customer Account if you are using this website for the first time. If you paid your membership last year, then log in under (Returning Customer and use code tnppa2016 as the password.)

If you have not created an account on this website before, please complete your checkout as a "New Customer" rather than a "Returning Customer".
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Please Join or Renew with TNPPA first and then Register for the Photo X-Treme Spring and Fall Conference. This helps keep things organized for us so we may get your contact info. and email address in order to contact you regarding additional events, notices, and NEWS from TNPPA!
Student  + $100.00
  This category is for "Full Time" students only. It is designed to assist those who are in school and actively participating in photography classes as a major or a high school student who is interested in photography. Verification of Student ID is required. This category has a two year term. After that, the student would upgrade to the Aspiring category. Please see the Membership Chart for benefits and privileges.
Aspiring  + $150.00
  An individual who is an amature or hobbyist, wants to achieve to be a Professional Photographer, or has been in business less than two years. Aspiring Membership will have a two year term and then the member will upgrade to Active. Please see the Membership Chart for member benefits and privileges.
Active  + $200.00
  This category is designed for photographers who desire to have full benefits of active membership. Photographers who are presently employed either at a studio or a self employed photographer who has been in business more than two years (part-time or full time) start at this level. This category includes amature and Hobbyist who have been aspiring members for your two years limit or desire to have full benefits of active membership. Please see the Membership Chart for benefits and privileges.
Studio Package  + $500.00
  This category is designed to offer a studio which has up to three employees who "actively" work within the studio to attend all our events as ACTIVE Members under a "studio package" price. This offers a considerable savings for studios as each member would normally pay full price under an individual membership. This was created to encourage studios to bring their employees to our events and assist in continued photography educational classes for the studio employees as well as the main photographer who owns the studio. Please see the Membership Chart for benefits and privileges.
Senior Active  + $25.00
  For those TNPPA members who have been in the business for over 25 years and have been Active member of TNPPA for 25 years, but are still practicing part time. All educational class event fees are included except for bonus classes or pre-conference classes offered at an additional fee. Banquets, dinner tickets, tours, etc. are an additional fee.
Out of State  + $50.00
  This category was designed to offer those photographers who may live close to TN or does not have an actively participating PPA state affiliate within the state which they live. This was designed to assist some members who live closer to the cities where our events are held, than their own state association. This level does not include access to TNPPA events. Day access passes may be purchased.

*All events must be registered for at an additional fee.
Are you a new or returning member of the TNPPA? *
How did you hear of us?
Please let us know how you heard of our great association. We have a referral program and want to make sure if a TNPPA member has referred you, that it is recorded and we want to make sure our marketing program is reaching our NEW members too such as thru postcards, advertisement in a trade publication, tradeshow, or local affiliate or class meeting announcement! Thank you!
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(Example: Weddings, Family, High School Sr.s, Children, Pets, Commercial, Sports, Nature, etc.)
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I certify that I have read, understand, and will abide by the Code of Ethics adopted by the Association. I also agree to abide by the current bylaws of TNPPA.

I understand that there will be a ONE TIME Application Fee of $25 added to my membership in order to add myself to the TNPPA website, SEO for find a photographer page, and for the expenses of materials for registration.

According to the current Bylaws, I understand that this application for membership will be voted upon by the Board of Directors at their next regularly scheduled meeting, and when approved by the Board, then voted upon by the membership at the next regular annual convention, and will not become official until that time. However, the payment of my dues at this time will accord me FULL membership benefits and privileges, with the exception of voting and holding offices, but will allow me to attend workshops and educational classes until becoming an official member of TNPPA.

Respectfully, I submit this application and agree to abide by its rules and obligations, and also understand that the one year’s dues paid at the time of the application, is not refundable. Dues will be for one year's membership within the current calendar year.

After submitting your application, please follow directions, but sign in as a NEW CUSTOMER this time, as this is our NEW WEBSITE and we are building a new database. After the initial account set up, your payment for dues and any other items may be made online with the log in and password provided to you. This info. will be sent via email in your first payment of dues in a confirmation email. Please contact the Treasurer, should you have any questions. Thank you!
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