January 17, 2012
Local Photographer Earns Craftsman Degree
Michael Taylor of Williamson's Photography in Kinston has earned the Photographic Craftsman degree from Professional Photographers of America. The degree was presented to Taylor by PPA President Don Dickerson, M.Photog.Cr.Hon.M.Photog., CPP at the association's annual convention, Imaging USA, held January 15 17, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana
Taylor has met the standards of excellence set by the Professional Photographers of America. He has been awarded the Photographic Craftsman degree in recognition of his service to the photographic profession as an orator, author and mentor.
PPA, a worldwide association, exists to assist its more than 22,000 members in achieving their professional, artistic and fraternal goals; promote public awareness of the profession; and to advance the making of images in all of its disciplines as an art, a science, and a visual recorder of history.
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