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Press Release for immediate release October 7, 2015

Wayne Miller Photography Receives 2015 Best of Clayton Award

Clayton Award Program Honors the Achievement

CLAYTON September 30, 2015 -- Wayne Miller Photography has been selected for the 2015 Best of Clayton Award in the Portrait Studio category by the Clayton Award Program.

Each year, the Clayton Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Clayton area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2015 Clayton Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Clayton Award Program and data provided by third parties.

About Clayton Award Program

The Clayton Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Clayton area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Clayton Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community's contributions to the U.S. economy.

SOURCE: Clayton Award Program

CONTACT:
Clayton Award Program
Email:
PublicRelations@local-best.com
URL:
http://www.local-best.com

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Press Release for immediate release February 7, 2015

Clayton, CA-  Photographer Earns Master of Photography

Wayne Miller of Wayne Miller Photoartist recognized for superior image making and photographic service with a degree from Professional Photographers of America

Clayton, CA February 7, 2015— Wayne Miller of Wayne Miller Photography has earned the master of photography degree from Professional Photographers of America (PPA). The degree was presented to Mr. W. Miller by PPA president Susan Michal, M.Photog.Cr., CPP, ABI, at the association’s annual convention, Imaging USA, held February 1-3, 2015, in Nashville, Tennessee.

The master of photography degree is not merely a piece of paper. It means that Mr. W. Miller has met the standards of excellence set by PPA. He has been awarded this degree in recognition of  his superior photographic competence demonstrated through photographic competition, advanced education and service to the profession.

Mr. W. Miller degrees—and all the expertise they require—illustrate his accomplishments and talent as one of a select few.

About PPA

Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is the largest international nonprofit association created by professional photographers, for professional photographers. Almost as long-lived as photography itself, PPA’s roots date back to 1869. The nonprofit assists more than 27,000 members through protection, education and resources for their continued success. See how PPA helps photographers be more at PPA.com.

Contact: Wayne Miller Photoartist

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Local Photographer's Work Goes to International Loan Exhibition

Wayne Miller Photoartist is honored by peers and jurors for high-quality photography.

Clayton, CA August 5, 2014 "Live Fast and Die Young" created by Wayne Miller of Wayne Miller Photoartist has recently been accepted into the LOAN Collection of Professional Photographers of America's 2014 International Photographic Competition. Miller's work will be on display at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, Tennessee Feb. 1-3, 2015. This International Photographic Exhibition is held in conjunction with Imaging USA, an annual convention and expo for professional photographers and several photographic associations.

A panel of 45 eminent jurors from across the United States selected the top photographs from nearly 5,000 total submitted entries at Gwinnett Technical College in Georgia. Judged against a standard of excellence, just over 1,800 images were selected for the General Collection and 918 (roughly 18 percent) were selected for the esteemed Loan Collection—the best of the best. The Loan Collection images will all be published in the much-anticipated "Loan Collection" book and over 200 selected General Collection images will be published in the "Showcase" book by Marathon Press.

Titled "Live Fast and Die Young", Miller's photograph will be in the International Photographic Exhibition alongside other top photographic works from the competition and traveling and special invitational displays. These images constitute one of the world's largest annual exhibits of professional photography gathered simultaneously under one roof.

About PPA:
Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is the largest international non-profit association created by professional photographers, for professional photographers. Almost as long-lived as photography itself, PPA has roots that date back to 1869. It assists more than 27,000 members through protection, education and resources for their continued success. See how PPA helps photographers be more at ppa.com.

Contact: Wayne Miller
info@wmphotos.com

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 Local Photographer Earns Craftsman Degree

Wayne Miller Photoartist was recognized for helping advance education and move the photography industry forward.

Clayton, CA  January 17, 2011 Wayne Miller Photoartist  in Claton, CA  has earned the photographic craftsman degree from Professional Photographers of America (PPA). The degree was presented to Miller by PPA president Ralph J. Romaguera, Sr., M.Photog.Hon.M.Photog.Cr., CPP, API, F-ASP, at the association’s annual convention, Imaging USA, held January 12-14, 2014, in Phoenix, Ariz.

This degree is not merely a piece of paper. It means that Miller has met the standards of excellence set by PPA. he has been awarded the photographic craftsman degree in recognition of  his service to the photographic profession as an orator, author and mentor.

Miller's degree—and all the expertise it requires—illustrates his accomplishments and talent as one of a select few.

About PPA Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is the largest international non-profit association created by professional photographers, for professional photographers. Almost as long-lived as photography itself, PPA has roots that date back to 1869. It assists close to 27,000 members through protection, education and resources for their continued success. See how PPA helps photographers be more at ppa.com.

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Local Photographer earns Certified Professional Photographer Degree

PPA (Professional Photographer of America)

Wayne Miller of Wayne Miller Photography in Clayton, CA has earned the Certified Professional Photographer CPP) designation from the Professional Photographic Certification Commission.

Miller earned this designation after meeting rigorous requirements measuring his artistic and technical competence. The Professional Photographic Certification Commission currently recognizes less that 2,000 Certified Professional Photographers.

The Professional Photographic Certification Commission is the leading body for certifying imaging professionals. Certified Professional Photographers must complete a written examination, an image evaluation, and adhere to a stringent code of conduct. Certification must be renewed on a periodic basis ensuring continuing confidence in the professionalism of Certified Professional Photographers.