So What is a Certified Professional Photographer? | KJ Bradley Photography

What and Why We are celebrating!  I recently completed a journey and was awarded status of Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) by the Professional Photographers of America.  It is a big deal because of the many hours of education, preparation, and practice it has taken to prepare for the certification process. 

2015 Competition Success!

As my boys get older and more active, finding time for competition is harder and harder.  I did manage to submit a few images in the professional photography competitions and two earned additional merits in the Professional Photographer’s of America (PPA) regional (SEPPA) and international competitions (IPC).  One also merited

The Winner – First Place Agricultural Photo, KJ Bradley Photography

By now many who follow my facebook page have seen this picture taken at the 2013 NC State Fair.  But what you may not know is that the photo won First Place honors for “Fair Agricultural Photo” at the recent International Association of Fairs and Exhibits (IAFE) annual conference held

Reader’s Choice Award 2014 – Thank YOU!

Even though you will not see my name listed in the 2014 Rocky Mount Telegram’s Reader’s Choice Awards, I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to my clients who took time to vote.  I wasn’t aware the contest had even occurred until the Telegram’s advertising department contacted me

International Photographic Competition – A First Timer’s Perspective

For the last few days, the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) has been hosting the highest print competition, the International Photographic Competition (IPC).  Photographers across the world have been clinging to their cell phones for the telling texts that are the first notification the fate of each image submitted as