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Aloha Fellow Photographers and Friends

Thank you very much for your participation in 2014. On behalf of the Board, I would like to wish every one of you a wonderful and prosperous new year.

PPH is a unique organization in Hawaii which is open to all professional, aspiring and student photographers as well as any person or entities that are in the photographic industry. We will continue our best efforts to assist our members both professionally and educationally. I look forward to your continued support in 2015.

Mahalo and happy snapping!
Johnson S. Chen, President , F-PPH
Professional Photographers of Hawaii

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Welcome to the Professional Photographers of Hawaii website. We are a non-profit organization whose purpose is to enable like-minded photographers and people who are in related photo industries to meet for the enjoyment, mastery and applied futherance to our work in all aspects of the craft and art of photography as a profession.

This is achieved through good fellowship, mutual support, ongoing learning, technical excellence and personal effort. There are monthly general membership meetings and several fun and educational events during the year. PPH is a great platform for education (learning as well as teaching), networking and sharing of ideas. Topics vary from Marketing, Digital Workshops, Commercial, Wedding and Portrait tips, Lighting, Studio Work, Location Tips, Print Judgings and more!

Membership is open to Professionals, Aspiring and Student Photographers, Associates, Photo Studio Employees, and Suppliers in the Photographic Industry.

As photographers, we have the opportunity to greatly impact lives in many positive ways. Let's join together to have this same positive impact on the Photographic Industry here in Hawaii for today and in the future to come.

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The Professional Photographers of Hawaii, Inc.

2015 Officers

President: Johnson Chen, F-PPH
Vice-President: Stan Chun

Secretary: Debbie Kaopuiki
Treasurer: Terry Takaki, F-PPH
Chairman of the Board: Kay Okumoto, Cr., F-PPH

Director, Oahu: Dwight Okumoto, M.Photog., M.Artist, MEI, Cr., CPP, API, F-PPH
Director, Oahu: Will Poindexter, CPP, F-PPH
Director, Oahu: John Powers, F-PPH
Council Member, Hawaii Island: Bruce Omori
Council Member, Kauai: Dianne Reynolds
Council Member, Maui: Jerry Grigory, M.Photog., CPP, F-PPH

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From album: November 2015 Print Competition Results

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