Maine Professional Photographers Association
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Mark your calendars!

All of our monthly programs are FREE for MPPA members. If you have never attended an MPPA class or convention before, ask a current member about bringing you as their guest for free! All other non-members are asked to contribute $35 to attend. Simply register online or pay at the door. Join the MPPA and enjoy the many benefits of membership!

Our Annual Convention is always the 3rd weekend of March. In 2020, the dates are currently set for March 20-23, and admission is now FREE for members!

We hope to welcome you at our next event!

Upcoming monthly programs & events

    • August 01, 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Stockhouse Restaurant 506 Main Street, Westbrook Maine, 04092
    Register

    "People 101: A Workshop w/ Maine's Wedding Industry Therapist"

    "Dr. Megan Marsh, wedding planner/owner of Pencil Events and Associate Director of Counseling Services at Colby College, will be hosting a dynamic how-to workshop about the people part of working with people. The workshop will include some teaching, some group discussion, some reflection, and ample opportunity for Q&A."

    We'll begin with a cocktail/social hour from 5-6pm before the program begins at 6pm. Please join us for networking and catching up with friends during the social hour, or just show up in time for the class. Look forward to seeing you all there!


    • September 05, 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • TBD
    Register

    Spend an evening with 4 time Diamond Photographer of the Year and 2019 GIA winner Ella Putney Carlson(M.Photog.M.Artist.Cr.CPP. F-ASP, EA-ASP) as she demonstrates many of the Photoshop techniques used in making her creatures and other imagery. She’ll demonstrate time saving techniques as well as creative ways to edit and enhance your imagery. In addition, she’ll demonstrate how to create and customize Photoshop brushes and touch on some of the newer Photoshop features that you may have overlooked. Join her for a fun and revealing evening of Photoshop exploration!


    We'll begin with a cocktail/social hour from 5-6pm before the program begins at 6pm. Please join us for networking and catching up with friends during the social hour, or just show up in time for the class. Look forward to seeing you all there!



    • October 08, 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • TBD
    Register

    Jen Hargrove (M. Photog., Cr., CPP) will be visiting us all the way from Wyoming to share with us about how to run profitable mini sessions! Then on Thursday, October 10th, she will be doing a hands on workshop titled "Paws & Tots", that will include marketing, sales, portraits, posing, & lighting! Be sure to keep an eye out for details on that as they become available. 

    We'll begin with a cocktail/social hour from 5-6pm before the program begins at 6pm. Please join us for networking and catching up with friends during the social hour, or just show up in time for the class. Look forward to seeing you all there!


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