Spotlight Pics: “Judges Please Rotate”

“Judges Please Rotate” was a PPA Loan Image created by Plano Photographer and PPA International Juror Larry Lourcey as an elaborate joke aimed at his fellow judges. Anyone who has watched...

Spotlight Pics: “Wild Melody”

“Wild Melody” was photographed by Leslie Ann Kitten, M.Photog.,Cr.,CPP and completely inspired by the subject. Mr. Eddins was a senior and very accomplished musician. His mastery of the strings combined with...

Spotlight Pics: “All in the Family”

“All In The Family” was made by Margaret Bryant of Carrollton, Texas. The most important thing to do when photographing animals is to give them the time to settle in and to...

Spotlight Pics: Sun Dial

“Sun Dial” was made by Steve Kozak, the incoming Executive Director of TPPA. “I was doing a workshop in July in the cool mountain air of Ouray, Colorado, when I realized...

Spotlight Pics: My Sister’s Keeper

“My Sister’s Keeper” - Bree Adams, of Arlington, Texas, did a composite on this image and used an assistant to ensure complete newborn safety and control of each baby. Rice bags...

Spotlight Pics: Just Lounging

“Just Lounging,” a merit print by Tim Babiak of Austin, Texas, is the story of a journey in PPA print competition. Back in 2012, Tim found himself enamored with the work...

Spotlight Pics: How to Pick Up Bitches

“How to Pick Up Bitches” was made by Dominique Harmon of Lubbock, Texas. As she explains, “I had seen an ad for ‘men’ on some weird website that popped up in my...

Spotlight Pics: On the Fence

“On the Fence” was made by Angela Navarette, of Plano, Texas. The image won Best Illustrative in the General Exhibit and Best Wildlife at Summerfest ‘15. “I took that image with...