“Size Matters” by Cris Duncan

"Size Matters" by Cris Duncan Photography - (definition) the art or process of producing images by the action of radiant energy and especially light on a sensitive surface. Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Photography is indeed an...

In the Still of the Night

By Doug Box Night shooting is one of my favorite available light situations. With the high ISO capabilities of the modern digital cameras, this is even more fun. If you do find...

“Basic”: It’s Not a Bad Word

By Ralph J. Romaguera, Sr. One of the things people have asked me about the most over the years is how I have managed to survive and thrive in the photography industry...

Steve Kozak Named Executive Director of TPPA

When Steve Kozak joined Texas PPA some thirty years ago, one of the first people he met was Walt Hawkins, the Executive Director of the association at the time. Steve noticed...

Fashion & Agency-Testing Photography

by Steve Ellinger One of the things I dearly love about photography is the diverse directions that photographers take in their career. I think most would agree that the money is made...

Successfully Photographing Children

by Beverly Walden, M. Photog.Cr. We have been photographing children for nearly three decades. I can remember only a handful of times we have had to re-shoot any children’s sessions because we...

Food Photography

by Bill Hedrick It’s always been a mystery to me as to why experienced photographers who have mastered the art of lighting are so reluctant to photograph food or other table-top commercial...

Professional: It’s More Than Just A Word

by Don MacGregor At ImagingUSA 2016, the late Ken Whitmire received the Lifetime Achievement award. His acceptance speech was a powerful message to all photographers who put the word “professional” in a...

The Stars Are Bright Deep In The Heart of Texas

By Earl Nottingham For photographers, the stars over Texas are bigger and brighter than ever thanks to the improved imaging capability and higher ISO sensitivities of today’s digital camera sensors. This technology...

2016 People’s Choice Winners

  Jacqueline Weir Grand Prairie, TX Tammy Graham Fort Worth, TX Tammy Allen San Antonio, TX Brad Barton Grand Prairie, TX Jimmy Kryzak McAllen, TX Sam Roberts Bulverde, TX