Membership Info.

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TNPPA has a rich history of excellence in photography and has many International, National and Regional Award-winning photographers in the membership.  We welcome you to join us or renew your membership and get on the road to photographic inspiration.  Membership includes full access to our two PHOTO X-TREME events scheduled each year!

Do you want to network with industry professionals in your area? Are you ready to take your photography to the next level? Why go it alone? With multiple opportunities to connect at conventions, seminars, and competitions; you can become a part of a network of photographers who love photography as much as you do!  This is an exciting time to join Tennessee Professional Photographers Association. Whether you are a student, a hobbyist, an amateur, or a professional, there is a place for you at TNPPA!

When you become a member of TNPPA, you membership includes presentations and workshops by award winning industry leaders at BOTH our Spring Workshop and Fall Conference, a FUN Welcome Party at each event, free image judging at our Annual Image Salon, an online Find a Photographer Directory with your name and studio contact info.-all at no additional cost.

When choosing your membership level, students and aspiring can only join at the discounted rate for two years.  After that please join as an active member.  This means you have full membership rights not that you are or are not a professional.  Professional photographers start at the active level.  There is also a studio rate available.

 

Membership Levels:

 

Student:

$100/year

Must be a current enrolled student. 

This level of membership is limited to 2 years.

Gets you in our Spring and Fall events with full access.

not eligible to earn PPA or state merits or participate in competition.

 

Aspiring:

$150/year

This level is open to amateurs, hobbyist, and aspiring professionals.

This level of membership is limited to 2 years.

Gets you in our Spring and Fall events with full access.

not eligible to earn PPA or state merits or participate in competition.

 

Active:

$200/year

This is our full membership level.

This level is open to anyone.

Eligible to earn PPA merits

Eligible to earn state merits and degrees

Gets you in our Spring and Fall events with full access.

Can participate in competitions

Voting rights

 

Studio Package:

$500/year

includes up to 3 active memberships

 

Out of State:

$50/year

Eligible to compete in competitions and earn out of state ribbons.

Must purchase passes to attend events.

(no access to events included)

 

Senior Active:

$25/year

Only for those who have been active members of TNPPA for over 25 years

 

First time memberships will have a ONE TIME $25 application fee applied.

We renew our memberships every January

 

 

We also offer a TRY ME Day Rate!  TNPPA events can be attended even if you are NOT a FULL ACCESS Member, by attending as a DAY RATE attendee.  You can try out any day for the low price of only $79 for early registration!  The Early Bird Special will increase to the regular rate of $99 a day for non members.  Most of our attendees who visit the one day program end up signing up for the ALL ACCESS PASS/TNPPA Membership ticket as they quickly see it is well worth the investment! It is the best value for the money and we can offer this low price for our events because of the generous help of our incredible SPONSORS! For any questions on membership, contact our president or secretary.  

 

 

 Click on the chart to learn how you can benefit by being a part of this growing network of photographers.

First time memberships will have a ONE TIME $25 application fee applied.