Professional Photographers of San Diego County | Inspiring the leaders of professional photography in San Diego County Professional Photographers of San Diego County

  • May 2014 Best of Show

    Dance of the Spring Time Fairy by Ken Hofheinz

    May 2014 Best of Show
  • March 2014 Best of Show

    Smooth Scroll by Monica Royal

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  • Jan 2014 Best of Show

    Bald Eagle’s Misty View by Fred Blood III

    Jan 2014 Best of Show
  • November 2013 Best of Show

    Sitting Pretty – By Amy Dawnelle

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  • Sept 2013 Best of Show

    Romance at Sunset – by Derick Lee

    Sept 2013 Best of Show
"Inspiring the leaders of professional photography in San Diego County"

Professional Photographers of San Diego County

Professional Photographers of San Diego County is an association that provides its membership, made up of professional photographers, and those who aspire to be such, with educational programs focused on the craft, science and business of photography.

As an association, we strive to promote technical excellence, standards of professionalism, expression of creativity and passion for the art of photography.

In conjunction with our parent organization Professional Photographers of America and our state affiliate Professional Photographers of California, we support achieving professional goals, challenge members to strive for photographic excellence, and set professional, ethical, and business standards so that our members become leaders in the field of professional photography.


Upcoming Events

Feb
10
Tue
6:30 pm General Meeting @ Holiday Inn
General Meeting @ Holiday Inn
Feb 10 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Creating a Legacy: The Business of Architectural Photography Award winning photographer and entrepreneur Jim Doyle shares a glimpse into the art, science and business of architectural and commercial photography. Learn about challenges unique to architectural photography, step by step techniques for improving your images through real world examples, and concrete methods for producing images that sell. Jim’s artistic eye, mastery of light, and years of experience will provide you with new perspective on this unique area of photography. Hear why Jim believes that each image he creates is helping to build his legacy. Have you started your legacy?
Feb
23
Mon
8:15 am Safari-February Whale Watching Trip @ H&M Landing in Pt Loma
Safari-February Whale Watching Trip @ H&M Landing in Pt Loma
Feb 23 @ 8:15 am – 1:00 pm
Safari-February Whale Watching Trip @ H&M Landing in Pt Loma | San Diego | California | United States
February is taking us out to sea for a whale watching safari! Layer on your clothes and bring your binoculars your Dramamine and your camera. We are set for Monday February the 23rd, 2015. We meet at 8:15am with a 9am departure. We return to shore at 1pm. Come see the migrating whales coming south from Alaska to Baja. It will be a great day of fresh air and sights to see. buy your tickets online ahead of time. They have a special price for everyone that day! Email or call-text Launey at safari@ppsdc.com or 619-733-3736 to let him know you’re coming. We look forward to seeing you! Ocean time baby!!!
Image Competition
PPSDC holds 5 Image competitions a year and can be one of the best learning experiences you’ll get!

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Guest Speakers
PPSDC Has 5 General Meetings with guest speakers to further your education in photography as well as business skills, free to members.

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Photo Safari’s
Every month PPSDC members get together to just have fun shooting and learning from each other.  Each month is a different location and a different theme. Outdoors or perhaps at someones studio. Free to all members!

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Focus April 2014

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Lighting Portraiture Workshop

Lighting Portraiture Workshop

One Light-Two Light Portraiture This workshop will be a study of light, its quality and direction directed by Jon Campbell, a Certified Professional Photographer who operates Jon Campbell Photographic... Read More »