PROUD MOMENTS

As an internationally recognized, award winning Master Photographer and Certified Professional Photographer I take pride in my work and sharing these recent accomplishments with you. Below are some photographic awards and competition results I have earned over the years. I continue to showcase my work and enter many photographic print competitions throughout the year. This fosters growth, improvement, and assists me in showcasing some client work for the world to enjoy.

September, 2019- GEORGIA PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR (GPPA) 

* Best in Show- Illustrative     *First Place- Animal Portrait

* Distinguished Award- Wildlife 

August, 2019- Professional Photographers of America- International Print Competition (IPC)

* 2019 Bronze Photographer of the Year- Photographic Open division

* 2019 Bronze Photographer of the Year- Artist division

* All 8 images were awarded a merit and placed in the General Collection which will be on display at Imaging USA, Gaylord Opryland, Nashville, Tn in January 2020

* Awarded PPA Elite Member status for the second year

August, 2018- Professional Photographers of America- International Print Competition (IPC)

* 2018 Silver Medalist- Photographer of the Year

* All 4 images sealed-4/4     1 Loan Collection image published and 3 General Collection images 

* PPA Elite Member

October 2017- Georgia Photographer of the Year (GPPA)

* Dick Dickerson Award  * Judges Choice Award  * Fuji Masterpiece Award

* First Place - Sports portrait    * First Place- Portrait of a Man

* Distinguished Award- Portrait of a Teen   * Distinguished Award- Portrait of a Child

August, 2017- Professional Photographers of America- International Print Competition (IPC)

* 2017 Bronze medalist- Photographer of the Year

* All 4 images sealed and were placed in the General Collection 

March, 2017- Southeastern Professional Photographers Association 

* All 4 images sealed 4/4,  3 Proceeded to the PPA-International Print Competition

September, 2016- Georgia Professional Photographers Association (GPPA)

* First place- Sports portrait    * Best of Show- Illustrative  * Judge's Choice Award

* Peoples Choice Award          * Dick Dickerson Award       * 3rd Place - Men's Portrait 

August, 2016- Professional Photographers of America- International Print Competition (IPC)

* 2016 Gold Photographer of The Year

* All 4 images sealed-4/4     2 Loan Collection images published and 2 General Collection images 

March, 2016- North Central District Print Competition 

*All 4 images sealed 4/4

February, 2016- Southeastern Professional Photographers Association 

* 3 images sealed and accepted into the PPA/ International Print Competition 3/4

September, 2015Georgia Professional Photographers Association (GPPA)

First place- Sports Portrait

August, 2015- Professional Photographers of America- International Print Competition

* 2015 Silver medalist

* All 4 images sealed-4/4     1 Loan Collection image published and 3 General Collection images

February, 2015- Southeastern Professional Photographers Association

* 3 images sealed and accepted into the PPA/ International Print Competition 3/4