2016 Awards Banquet

Who
All PPWM members are invited as well as their guests
Please RSVP using the Paypal button below
Dress nice

When
Monday, December 5th
Cocktails at 6:30 BYOB
Dinner at 7:00 $25.00 per person
Awards at around 8:00

Where
Matt & Jodi’s House
5007 Tyler Oaks Drive
Hudsonville, MI 49426

What
Food, fun and friends
Come to see who made Top Ten PPWM Photographers
Come see who is PPWM Photographer of the YEAR!
And much more!!

Please RSVP ASAP


Member plus Guests




2017 Meeting Location

This year our meeting location is still at the studio of J Photography, except that they’ve moved locations. They’re now sharing studio space with Kari Douma, which is located at 4044 Chicago Dr SW, Grandville, MI 49418. It’s right next door to Chicago Drive Pub, and the parking is in the back.

February 13, 2017 - 1:27 am

Amy Crawford - Looking for additional information regarding your meetings and membership fees. I am a professional photographer located in Portage Michigan. Thank you very much.
Amy Crawford

2015 Awards Banquet

Who
All PPWM members are invited as well as their guests
Please RSVP using the Paypal button below
Dress nice

When
Monday, December 7th
Cocktails at 6:30 cash bar
Dinner at 7:00 $30.00 per person
Awards at around 8:00

Where
San Chez – a Tapas Bistro
38 W. Futon, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
www.sanchezbistro.com

What
Food, fun and friends
Come to see who made Top Ten PPWM Photographers
Come see who is PPWM Photographer of the YEAR!
Our new President for 2016!
And much more!!

Please RSVP ASAP


Member plus Guests




May 11 – Tim Priest – Posing Techniques

In Tim’s program he will go over the do’s and don’ts of posing. With live models he will show how just slight movements how you can change the primary and secondary when posing couples and how to show a story being told by the models by the way you pose them. Step way outside the box with edgy couples posing and lighting.

Bio of Tim Priest M.Photog.,Cr.

Tim began his professional photography career in 1982 at the age of twenty-three. Starting as a commercial photographer and also now as a nationally known fashion shooter for the past 20 years, working out of Chicago and Grand Rapids photographing many International Models . In 1987 he was named Michigan Photographer of the Year, and in 1989 at the age of 29, he was the youngest photographer in Michigan’s history to receive PPA’s Master of Photography Degree then the Photographic Craftsman Degree one year later. His work has been awarded numerous National and International titles. Tim’s images have also traveled around the world on display in the “International Study Committee Exhibit” and the “World Congress of Professional Photography Exhibit” Tim has also had his book “Amazing Women Of West Michigan” published by a National publisher and has written articles for the Professional Photographers of America Magazine, as well as finishing a yearlong project as photographer for an art book published by Yale University Press, of the Chicago Botanic Garden prestigious Bonsai collection. He is a International Speaker and is currently on a National speaking tour. Tim is Sponsored by Allied Imaging Lab, Photo Evo and Aurora Lite Bank.

May 5, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Donna M. Zolkowski - I am a hands on learner. These classes have helped me tremendously. I would like to attend if there is room. What is the cost

May 5, 2015 - 12:41 pm

Donna M. Zolkowski - I would like to attend I do not see an address

May 5, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Shawn - There is no cost for your first visit, and the location is on the home page. Hope to see you there!