In This Issue:
  • Want a scholarship for Texas School?  Act fast!
  • Looking for your opportunity to be a leader?
  • Only 4 "Texas 10" workshops left
  • Do you have an article for The Photographer Magazine?
  • Count your Fellowship Points
  • Modeling at Texas School
  • Summerfest:  Save the Dates
There is NOTHING Like Texas School!
Texas School is the premier event for photographic education.

Photographers come from across the US and abroad to attend this action-packed week of hands-on classes.  While many classes have already sold out, we still have several great classes to chose from...many of them only have one or two more openings.

Scholarships are also available but you must act fast. Learn more
Want to Become a Member of the TPPA Leadership Team?
The process of serving on the TPPA Executive Council begins by serving as a Councilor at Large.

Councilors at Large serve a one year term on the Executive Council and then go into a pool of candidates that are considered by the Nominating Committee for the ballot to serve as TPPA Secretary.

Expectations for Councilors at Large and all Executive Council members include:
1. Following up on e-mail
2. Participating in online officer forums or file sharing websites
3. Completing tasks at hand in a timely manner

We are now accepting applications for consideration for this important part of the TPPA leadership team.  Learn More

If you want to really learn how to be an effective leader, join us for TPPA Leadership Training on March 25 in Waco.  Check it out!
Only 4 "Texas 10" Workshops Remain

To register and to learn more, visit the Texas 10 Website.

Do You Have Something to Share?
Our magazine, THE PHOTOGRAPHER, is always looking for good articles for publication... primarily "informative techniques on making cool images."

If you have an idea or know of someone who is doing something really cool, email Bill Hedrick, Editor, for more details.

By the way, you can also enjoy THE PHOTOGRAPHER on the go with the online edition at:  
Here, you will find the current issue as well as the archives from previous issues. Check it out! 

The TPPA Fellowship Awards
Now is a great time to check your TPPA Fellowship record to add those points you have already earned.  You can check your points totals by logging into your

If you have never kept up with your points, get started now by emailing me at and type "Fellowship" in the subject line.

I will then send you an invitation from Google Docs to start editing your own brand new points form. Some of you are close to earning a Fellowship ribbon.

All of you already have just have to claim them!  Learn More

Texas School is Looking for Models
Texas School is looking for new faces for 2019.

If you or someone you know might be  interested in becoming world famous,  get them signed up.

We need it all: Families, Children, HS Seniors, Couples and Men and Women single models
June 30-July 3          Save the Dates

Here are other notable dates:

                   March 2019                                       April 28 - May 3, 2019  

June 30 - July 3, 2019                            October 11-13, 2019