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All Valley Professional Photographers (AVPP) is a local affiliate of the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and the statewide Professional Photographers of California (PPC). As a local affiliate, we provide access to education, networking and resources for those looking to improve their photographic skills and business. At our core is integrity, respect and professionalism. Based in La Canada Frintridge, we want to be a resource to inspiring and professional photographers in the valley and the greater Los Angeles area. Membership provides access to industry professionals who are leaders in the craft, science and business of photography. This Meetup page is to allow easy access to our current members to our events and meetings, while inviting those in the valley and the greater Los Angeles area to attend as well. Our events include Four Digital Photographic competition, periodic "Out an About" camera outings, workshops, and 7 Monthly infocus meetings with guest speakers, providing continuing education and informal interaction among members. Membership will provide you with substantial discounts to these events.

Upcoming events (5+)

AVPP Monthly Meeting: DPC, Image Competition

La Canada Flintridge Country Club

Welcome To All Valley Professional Photographers Digital Photographic Competition (DPC). (http://www.allvalleypp.com/) AVPP dedicates four meetings out of our year to Image Competition. What is Image Competition? Members submit images to defined categories to be judged, critiqued and scored based on the following criteria. Impact, Creativity, Style, Composition, Presentation, Center of Interest, Lighting, Subject Matter, Color Balance, Technical Excellence, Technique, and Storytelling. Who Judges the images? Our state affiliate, Professional Photographers of California (http://www.ppconline.com), provides a list of qualified judges, many who have been qualified by our national trade association, the Professional photographers of America (http://www.ppa.com). Visit the following page (http://www.allvalleypp.com/image-prep-for-dpc) of our affiliate website to download the rules, judging criteria and even video instructions on how to prepare your image in photoshop for competition. http://www.allvalleypp.com/image-prep-for-dpc . Submissions Instructions! (http://www.allvalleypp.com/dpc-submission-instructions)Please carefully read and follow our submissions instructions at http://www.allvalleypp.com/dpc-submission-instructions ____________________________________________________ Itinerary La Canada Flintridge Country Club, 5500 Godbey Drive in La Canada Flintridge 6:00 - 6:30 PM: Meet and Greet Time 6:30 - 7:30 PM: Buffet Dinner Price: $33. This price includes tax and tip! Alcohol is extra. 7:30 - 9:30 PM - Program ____________________________________________________ February DPC Judges TBA! Please RSVP to help us get a head count

AVPP Monthly Meeting: Speaker T.B.D.

La Canada Flintridge Country Club

Guest Speaker: TBD ____________________________________________________ Itinerary La Canada Flintridge Country Club, 5500 Godbey Drive in La Canada Flintridge 6:00 - 6:30 PM: Meet and Greet Time 6:30 - 7:30 PM: Buffet Dinner Price: $33. This price includes tax and tip! Alcohol is extra. 7:30 - 9:30 PM - Program ____________________________________________________

AVPP Monthly Meeting: Speaker T.B.D.

La Canada Flintridge Country Club

Guest Speaker: TBD ____________________________________________________ Itinerary La Canada Flintridge Country Club, 5500 Godbey Drive in La Canada Flintridge 6:00 - 6:30 PM: Meet and Greet Time 6:30 - 7:30 PM: Buffet Dinner Price: $33. This price includes tax and tip! Alcohol is extra. 7:30 - 9:30 PM - Program ____________________________________________________

AVPP Monthly Meeting: Speaker T.B.D.

La Canada Flintridge Country Club

Guest Speaker: TBD ____________________________________________________ Itinerary La Canada Flintridge Country Club, 5500 Godbey Drive in La Canada Flintridge 6:00 - 6:30 PM: Meet and Greet Time 6:30 - 7:30 PM: Buffet Dinner Price: $33. This price includes tax and tip! Alcohol is extra. 7:30 - 9:30 PM - Program ____________________________________________________

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