Welcome to The PPI

It is what you strive for!

Not just claim to be a "professional" but earns a title by successfully completing the rigorous PPI accreditation process. We welcome worldwide photographers to apply for our accreditation and succeed in this competitive business. The PPI provides the following to help you become more professional:

  • Certification Opportunities
  • Photography Training
  • Mentoring and Feedback
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Our Accreditation Levels & Resources

As an International Accredited Photographer of the PPI you are required to continue your growth and personal development as a photographer. There are three levels of PPI accreditations.
You could also check out some of the example portfolios and useful information from here.

Certified Professional Photographer

High professional standard of technique and communication

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Certified Excellent Photographer

Exemplary execution of technique and excellent presentation

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Certified Master Photographer

Excellence in all technical fields with outstanding narrative and creativity

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Submissions & Requirements

4 times each year, in March, June, September and December

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Example Submissions

Be inspired! A selection of portfolios help inspire anyone who is applying

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PPI offers courses to all those with an interest in photography

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PPI Honorary Advisors and Professionals