The All Valley Professional Photographers (AVPP) affiliate is a non-profit trade organization

dedicated to creating an environment of education, networking and creativity for

photographers of all levels. 

Our President's Message
As president of AVPP, it is my privilege to invite you to join us.


Ellen Close
Here is a summary of our monthly AVPP programs featured throughout the calendar year:

•Seven dynamic guest speakers covering various educational topics in photography.

•Four Digital Photo Competitions (DPC) with a select panel of 3 highly acclaimed professional

     photographers (and instructors), recognized in the photography industry. 

•Various Workshops providing continuing education throughout the year. (Some workshops may

     involve an additional fee) 

•Out-and-About-town photo shoots, including our annual Getty Museum outing

•An annual West Coast School scholarship of $500 awarded to a qualifying AVPP and PPC member.

While Non-Members are always welcomed to our meetings workshops and events, an AVPP membership entitles you to discounts to the above programs. 



Sampling from our recent Digital Photo Competition

May 2016

First Place


by Ana Montgomery

Second Place

"Pear Blossoms in a Chinese Vase"

by Endre Balogh

Third Place


by Ramiro Cervantes


Click here if you are looking for photographers from our affiliate to hire.



Check out our up coming events! 


June 4th:

Alan Mayer Studio Magic & Photoshop Workshop

June 8th: 

Monthly Meeting: Guest Speaker Dan Holmes

June 12-June 17th 

West Coast School

July 11

Ca Supershoot - Outdoor Photography with Tim Meyer