• Welcome to the PPWM!

    Welcome and thank you for stopping by the official website of Professional Photographers of West Michigan. PPWM is a membership group of fun, highly skilled and extremely talented photographers who value and uphold the professional photography industry. Many of PPWM's members are Certified Professional Photographers through the Professional Photographers of America.

    Throughout the year, this group hosts various speakers in the industry that present topics beneficial for growth and education for its members. Monthly and annual print competitions are also an intricate part of the group.

    Visitors are welcome to attend one meeting to see what PPWM offers it's members, we hope to see you soon!


Welcome to the PPWM. Photographers, if you’re located in West Michigan, you should seriously consider becoming a member. You’ll get tons of benefits, learn a whole bunch, and make a lot of new friends.

If you’re not a photographer, but looking for one that you can trust your portrait session or wedding to, then you’ve come to the right place for that. Our members are dedicated to their craft. Our group is just oozing with talent. Seriously. Check out our photographers here on the website, and see the difference that a true professional can make.


Location for 2016

Unless otherwise noted, our monthly meetings take place at 7pm on the third Monday of the month at the studio of Kari Douma Photography and J Photography at 4044 Chicago Dr SW, Grandville, MI 49418

For more information, check out this post on the blog.

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