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...

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...

With A Little Help From Our Friends

by Gregory Daniel FDPE, FSA, M.Photog. CR., CPP, F-ASP Sometimes we just need a little help from our friends... our equipment in this case.  As most of you already know, I am...

“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...

Texas School Registration January 3 at 11PM

42nd Annual Texas School April 23 - 28, 2017 by Don Dickson The 2017 Texas School of Professional Photography will once again be held at the Intercontinental Hotel and Conference Center in...

The Elements of Inspiration

by Martin Grahame-Dunn FMPA, FRSA, QEP, Hon.FMPA London, England If one were to ask what the roots of photography were, I am sure we would receive a wealth of answers all to do with light...

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

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...