Photo Xtreme 2018 Overview

We had a great 2018  fall convention.


Fall Conference 

Presented by TNPPA



Join us on Friday.,August 24th, for the Annual State Image Competition Judging starting at 10 am!

Everyone is welcome to sit in on the judging and it is FREE to attend this portion of our event!

The Conference begins full force with a FREE admittance to the competition judging room.  Guests may attend also. 

Then, enjoy TOP educational programs throughout four days from some of the Nations TOP PPA photographers!

The Convention ends on Monday afternoon at 1pm with Melanie Anderson! 


 Our incredible speaker line up will give you the fresh inspiration and education

to help you be SUCCESSFUL and have an incredible and profitable photography business! 

Yes, it's going to be an X-treme Photographic event so mark you calendar NOW and make your hotel reservations,

st The Greystone Lodge on the River in beautiful Gatlingburg, Tennessee.  Call the hotel at 1-800-451-9202

and mention TNPPA to get your hotel room discount! Visit to see all the lodge

has to offer! Room rates start at $90 a night Sun.-Thurs. and $108 Fri. and Sat. (plus 12.75 percent state and local taxes.) 

There is a complimentary continental breakfast included each morning! 




Friday, August 24.

10:00 Image Competition Overview / Image judging to follow.

12:00- 1:00 Lunch

1:00 Judging Continues.

3:00 Hotel Check-In / Convention Registration

5:30 – 6:30 Dinner on your own.

7:00 – 9:00 Alisha Cline – In Person Sales

9:00 until ?-Hospitality.

Saturday, August, 25.

8:30 – Registration Opens

9:00 – 11:00 Alisha Cline - Mixed Media Arts , Finishing Canvases

11:00 – 1:30 Lunch on own.

12:00 – 1:00 Past President’s Luncheon

1:30 – 2:30 General Membership Meeting

3:30 – 5:30 Harry and Deb Spillman - “Wedding Our Way”

6:00 – 7:00 Dinner on own.

7:30 – 9:30 Elena Ganusova – “Creating Your Own Piece of Art: Composition in Photoshop”.

9:30 – until?-Hospitality and Auction!

Sunday, August 26

9:00 Devotional

9:30 – 11:30 Tyson Smith-“Brushes in Photoshop”

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch on your own.

1:30 – 5:30 Brian Castle-“The Wow Factor”, Creating Competition Client Images.

6:00 Board of Directors Formal Portraits

7:00 President’s Dinner and Awards Banquet

Monday, August 26.

9:00 –1:00 Melanie Anderson- "Volume Photography" and “Activate Your Dreams”.

1:00 Convention Concludes.



Photo X-Treme Convention Pricing

The FOUR day All Access VIP Membership Passes are

FREE with Membership!

Annual Membership dues range from $125-$225

(depending on type of membership-see Membership tab).

Sr. Active dues are only $25 for those who have been

a TNPPA member for more than 25 years. 


These dues cover your Convention pass!

Image Competition entry fees or special tours,

meals and hotel rooms are an additional fee. 


Non-members Daily Rate fees are only $79 a day

 thru Aug. 24th, then $99 regular price, or get an

All Access Pass and SAVE!


See you there!