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    • 06 Jan 2018
    • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Whitman, MA
    • 13

    Image Competition Preparation Seminar

    "The 12 Elements of a Merit Image"

    for PPAM Members Only

    Image've heard about it but wonder - "What's the big deal?"

    Are you curious about a fantastic way to better YOUR photography? - To push yourself to excel and compete? - To set yourself apart? - To participate in one of the best parts of PPAM's Annual Convention?

    Come to this seminar being held on Saturday January 6th, 2017 to learn about the Competition process!

    "The 12 Elements of a Merit Image" which is the gold standard of Competition will be thoroughly discussed as well as how to choose your images and prep your digital files.  Please bring images you would like feedback on.

    Image Competition is a valuable and fun journey-take the first step. Sign up today for one of our two seminars to learn more!

    Date: Saturday

    January 6th, 2018

    Time: 12:00pm - 4:00pm

    Cost: $10.00
    Limited to 15 attendees. (PPAM Members Only)

    Cathleen Broderick Photography
    7 Marble Street, Suite B5
    Whitman, MA

    • 22 Jan 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Hampton Inn & Conference Center Natick

    Shooting and Selling for Success
    Presented by 

    Jeffrey Dachowski  M. Photog. Cr.,CPP ,C. ph

    Monday January 22nd, 2018

    Registration starts at 9AM
    Program begins at 10 AM

    Location Hampton Inn & Conference Center
    319 Speen Street, Natick MA

    In today's tough photographic market, you need to stay current in both photography and business.  Join Jeff as he guides you through getting your images correctly lit and posed in camera so you can spend more time marketing your business, watching your family grow up or hiking through the Amazon...your choice!!

     Jeff will cover several easy to master lighting techniques and posing concepts that will help you execute the vision you have for your clients and further discuss how you can photograph and sell sessions on the same visit, saving your clients another trip to your studio.

     It doesn't end in the camera room reality we measure a large part of our successes on how we do in the sales room.  Jeff will spend half of his time with you discussing sales techniques to move the client into the process quickly and allow them to be invested in the process.  He will discuss image selection, handling objections, asking for the sale, and most importantly, asking for
    the payment!

    In high school Jeff quickly fell in love with photography.  After pursuing every class related to photography, Jeff attended the Hallmark Institute of Photography. 

    In 2003 Jeff and his wife Carolle opened their studio in Manchester, and have seen meteoric growth since opening.  They have a loyal following of children and family clients, a buzz in the wedding industry, and a growing number of commercial portrait clients. 

    Jeff has photographed events throughout North America, The Caribbean and Europe since 1992.  His work has been featured in Seacoast Bride, New Hampshire Bride, Woman Engineer, Woman’s World and Rolling Stone.  He has 13 images in the PPA Loan collection, 11 Kodak Gallery,2 Lexjet  Awards,2 Fuji Masterpiece,2 Polaroid Prestige, 11 Court of honors, 5 Album of the Year, and an ASP Regional Medallion. He has been a PPA Elite member since the Elite program was started.  Jeff is a member of PPA’s Board of Directors, a PPA International Approved Juror, Certification Judge, and a Vatican Approved Photographer. Jeff is the President of the Society of XXV. 

    Jeff has attained his Master of Photography Degree, Photographic Craftsman Degree and is a Certified Professional Photographer.  He was a director for two years, and has fulfilled his terms through the Executive chairs within the New Hampshire Professional Photographers Association. 

    In 2012 Jeff and Carolle purchased a building with a storybook  past in the small village of Bedford, NH.  Their studio was featured in Professional Photographer Magazine in 2008 and 2013. They have been frequent contributors since 2008.

    Jeff and Carolle have just finished writing two titles  for Amherst Media.  “Lighting on Location” and “Profit building for the professional photographer”. 

    Jeff has two wonderful daughters age 16 and 18 and has been married to his wife Carolle for over 23 years.  Jeff plays drums, bass and the Chapman stick.  During his free time, he builds guitars.

    • 09 Mar 2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • 12 Mar 2018
    • 4:00 PM
    • Hotel 1620, Plymouth, MA

    EVOLVE 2018
    Photo Convention

    March 9th-12th, 2018

    Join us for education and fun as we Evolve
    at the new convention location – Hotel 1620, Plymouth MA.

    A block of rooms are reserved at Hotel 1620 with an
    incredible rate,guaranteed until February 10th, 2018

    Please use PPAM code to receive $109 (per night/ plus tax) room rate.

    There's lots to do at the Evolve Convention and we could use some help.
    Plus you'll earn PPAM service merits. Want to help?      
    Signup Genius to Volunteer coming soon


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