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Tips on Budgeting for a Wedding Photographer


One of the biggest decisions that every bride faces is how to budget for her big day. Websites and magazines provide checklists to help you allocate your budget for all of the details of your wedding, large and small. Every one of your friends who just got married will also be more than happy to give you wedding planning advice. While these budgets can be a great place to start, nothing is set in...

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PPOC releases new book of award winning images - Images 2009


PPOC is proud to release the 2009 book of award winning images, Images 2009 The following is from Ingrid Misner who has been in charge and overseen the project. Well done Ingrid! (You can see some of the winning images on the home page of the PPOC main web site www.ppoc.ca) I just wanted to tell you how excited I am to almost be able to hold the book in my hands. This large endeavour started...

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How to make your portrait successful


Guide to make your portrait successful

Thanks to PPOC member Mike Guilbault for allowing us to use information from this article on his site. You can find the original on his web site, Mike Guilbault Photography GUIDE TO MAKE YOUR PORTRAIT SUCCESSFUL We would like to give you some suggestions that will make your portrait a success and so you can enjoy the experience. We cannot overemphasize the...

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The Difference Between Amateur and Professional Photographers


Hiring a photographer can be a daunting task. Here is an article to help you know what to look for in a professional. Look for a PPOC member and keep this information in mind when you need to hire a photographer.

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2009 Best Photojournalistic Wedding - Julie Robichaud-Martin


We featured Julie in our last post as well, this is part two of her award winning images.

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2009 Best Group Portrait - Julie Robichaud-Martin


Once again we have a multiple award winner in the Group Portrait and Photojournalistic Wedding categories, Julie Robichaud-Martin. Julie works with her partner, husband Guy in their studio in Ontario. They are both highly respected and award winning photographers and they continue to set the bar high with their stunning work. We are going to feature each winning image separately. To see Julie's...

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2009 Best Editorial - Brad Kelly


Best Editorial "Mommy's lil angels" by Brad Kelly

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2009 Best Wedding Portrait - Warne Noyce


“Calm Before The Storm” by Warne Noyce

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2009 Photographic Artist of the Year Alexandra Morrison


Alexandra is another of the major award winners this year, and like Merle she also took a category trophy for Best Fine Art image. She is a fairly new member of PPOC and it's encouraging to see such great new talent emerging. Please enjoy her story and images. "Out of this World" best Fine Art by Alexandra Morrison

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2009 Best Animal - Charlene Williams


"Trinity" by Charlene Williams, CPA

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