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  • Please note: Registration is required for all programs. This applies to all PPARI Members, Non Members having dinner or not. We need to know how many will be attendance due to seating capacity. Please contact the program chairperson. Also, anyone ordering a meal and cancels within 24 hours of the program or is no show for meals, the cost of the meal will be invoiced to that person.
  • PPARI Members the cost of the program is included with your dues (unless otherwise noted), Non Members $60. A member of any other state, regional, or national photographic association the cost is $30. Programs in which there are meals, those costs are not included in the about fees.
  • Please contact the program chairperson to register for the programs. This applies to ALL PPARI Members and Non-Members.





Introduction to creating for print competition. From concept to basic creation. Instructor Judy Reinford will cover how to start the creative process to come up with ideas, how to find source images and start putting it all together into a story that will turn into your final work of art. Things discussed will be perspective, lighting, and size of each image, how these play a key role in fitting together for the final piece. She will also cover the 6 best tools to use in Photoshop for composting that will also improve your daily editing techniques for client work. People should bring the following if interested in working on techniques:


While she will be showing some basic editing techniques if you are able to come with these items please do so that you can demo along with her
Bring to class :
Computer, desktop or laptop
USB connection, new Airbook does not have this.
Mouse or tablet required I don’t want people using a trackpad.
PS 2018, NIK, Topaz Impression
Make sure Photoshop has the Spatter 59 pixels brush
Please email Bailey.ppari@gmail.com some images that you might like to be considered to be edited during class by JUNE 5t
Since 1989 Judy Reinford has been creating art as a photographer, specializing in newborn, pet, family portraiture along with fairytale children’s portraits. 
International award-winning photographer, member of ASP, Professional Photographers of America, PPA of PA, GPPDV and Lehigh Valley Photography Club.
Resident Artist at The Banana Factory in Bethlehem, PA.
BFA Kutztown University
PPA M.Photog (Master Photographer)
PPA M.Artist (Master Artist)
CPP (Certified Professional Photographer)
PPA Platinum Photographer, Artist 2017
PPA Gold Photographer, Photographic Open 2017
PPA Gold Photographer, Artist 2016
PPA Silver Photographer, Photographic Open 2016
PPA Bronze Photographer, Photographic Open 2015
National Speaker