The Guild of Professional Photographers of the Delaware Valley Inc. is an affiliate of The Professional Photographers of America. It’s membership is comprised of Professional Photographers and Studio owners from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware.
It’s goal is to provide education and support to the professional photographic community, and to increase awareness of the importance of professional photographers to the public.
The Guild hosts monthly educational meetings, programs and workshops of interest to professional photographers throughout the year, as well as a host of other activities designed to strengthen and improve the profession.
Master Photographer, Master Artist
PPI Top Iowa Photographer
PPA International Photographer of the Year
Monday, May 15th
June 22nd 2017
EVENING Program 7:00-10:00 P.M.
Crowne Plaza, Bucks County Hotel
THE LIGHT FROM WITHIN: KEEP YOUR HEART SHINING BRIGHT
Jeani Catalano-Grady is an award winning Master Photographer, CPP Certified. She has been named Photographer of the Year by the Delaware Valley Guild of Professional Photographers (GPPDV), and has the distinguished honor of being one of the first women to hold the office of GPPDV President.
Jeani believes that each client possesses a light from within, and that the art of photography is one of many beautiful ways to capture the love that is intrinsic to the human soul. Catalano has continually maintained its reputation for capturing “the light from within” for over 34 years.
Thinking Inside the Box
Monday, September 18, 2017
PPA Members may receive a Continuing Education Merit for attending. Program is free for GPPDV members. Guests and non-members may attend for $69. Register using the online form at the bottom of this page.
Gary Box (Master Photographer, Craftsman Photographer, Certified Professional Photographer) opened his studio in 1989 in a small town near Tulsa, OK. His studio is a medium volume, high quality studio offering senior, family, children and other portraits. Although he is passionate about image creation, he takes the business end very seriously. His business journey has led him from a larger volume operation with 10 employees to a smaller studio specializing in quality of portraits and service.
Professional vs. Profound
Monday, October 23rd
PPA Members may receive a Continuing Education Merit for attending. Program is free for GPPDV members ($10 fee if you want to receive a merit). Guests and non-members may attend for $69. Register using the online form at the bottom of this page.
As the most awarded photographer and first Grand Master of WPPI, Jerry Ghionis will be showing you countless ways to rise up above your competition.
Anyone can be professional but what makes you profound and be noticed by your desired audience.
This will be one of those seminars that if you blink you might miss a life changing tip or trick that could change the destiny of your career.
With over 24 years of experience as a photographer and over 17 years teaching, Jerry is a rarity in the industry as someone who has remained at the top of his game since he started who remains relevant and a master of reinvention.
Jerry will teach you how to see the world differently and complete your vision with incredible lighting, posing and communication techniques that will take you and your work to the next level. He will also share some of his album sales strategies that will increase your sales to figures you’ve only dreamed of! You will be inspired, educated and entertained by one of the industries brightest stars.