About PPA

Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is the world’s largest non-profit association for professional photographers. Founded in 1868, PPA currently has more than 30,000 members in 54 countries. The association seeks to increase its members’ business savvy and creative scope by providing tools for success.

Mission Statement

To be the leader in the dissemination of knowledge in the areas of professional business practices and creative image-making, and to define the industry’s standards of excellence.

Vision Statement

To create a global perspective that promotes business first, creativity foremost and excellence always.