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AzPPA State Convention and Image Competition Feb 8-10 2019

  • Fri, February 08, 2019
  • 5:30 PM
  • Sun, February 10, 2019
  • 6:30 PM
  • 5025 E Washington, Conference Center, Phoenix, AZ 85034


  • AzPPA Member Early Bird Rate
  • AzPPA Member rate for convention
  • Non-Member Convention Rate
    SAVE! Join AzPPA and Pay the Discounted Member Rate!
  • Standard Student or PPA Member Rate For Convention
    Must be a full-time student or PPA Member (proof will be requested) 12 Credit Hours or higher per semester for students.
    Email bob@clickchickphotography.com for special rate code to enter.

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AzPPA Convention 2019
Ability 360, 5025 E. Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ



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AZPPA Convention 2019 is an educational 3 day photography event where you will earn, grow and have fun with industry minded peers.  We have some the most respected photographers in our industry coming to share their knowledge with AZPPA.  Whether you are a seasoned professional or just starting out in the professional photography industry, this event is for you!  The knowledge and information acquired during this weekend is PRICELESS!


AzPPA Convention 2019

Ability 360, 5025 E. Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ

Lunch on Saturday and Banquet Lunch on Sunday Included


AZPPA Member Early Bird Rate - Nov 6th Thru Jan 9th - $129
*must register and pay before 11:59pm on Jan 9th 2018 and be an active AZPPA member

AZPPA Member Price (after January 9th, 2019) - $179

PPA Member and Student Price  - $199
Standard Student Rate For Convention. Must be a full-time student (proof will be requested) 12 Credit Hours or higher per semester. Email bob@clickchickphotography.com for special rate code to enter.

All Other Photographers - $299
Or become an AzPPA Member and save!!

Friday February 8th


5:00PM - 6:00PM      Check in and Social Hour

6:00PM - 9:30PM      Numerous lighting bays with continuous lighting with models, makeup, instructors, & various photographic styles. Music and pizza supplied. This is an event you do NOT want to miss and is part of your convention registration!!!  

Saturday February 9th
Time                              Activity/Topic

8:00AM - 2:30PM         Image Competition - submit images to print competition website.                                        www.printcompetition.com 

12:30PM - 1:30PM       Lunch

3:00PM - 4:30PM         Jessica Robertson: Lighting/Posing LIVE Demo with model

5:00PM - 7:00PM         Ella Carlson: Fine Art Photoshop

3:30PM - 6:30PM         One-on-one image mentoring w/ judges (runs concurrently with                                           above workshop - join and rejoin class as necessary)

7:30PM - ?                     Meet the Judges Dinner *not included in convention membership                                         *Location TBD

Sunday February 10th

Time                              Activity 

7:00AM - 8:30AM         Drone Talk: Learn about why Drones are taking over the world *Location TBD

9:00AM - 11:00PM       Pete Rezac: What is Old is New Again

11:15 - 12:30PM          Lisa Dillon: Developing a healthy small business mindset

12:30PM - 1:00PM       Chinese auction drawing and results

1:00PM - 3:00PM         Banquet luncheon and awards / PPA President Address - Stephen Thetford

3:15PM - 4:45PM         Bryan Welsh:
 The 12 beyond Competition

5:00PM - 6:00PM         Keynote Speaker: The Life of a Photographer

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