Joel Treadwell Covington, LA Photographer Earns Craftsman Degree
Covington, LA—Joel Treadwell of Joel Treadwell, Fine Portraiture in Covington, LA has earned the Photographic Craftsman degree from Professional Photographers of America (PPA). The degree was presented to Treadwell by PPA president Stephen Thetford, M.Photog.Cr., CPP, at the association’s annual convention, Imaging USA, held January 20-22, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia.
This degree is not merely a piece of paper. It means that Treadwell 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. In 2019, he was one of only 73 recipients.
Treadwell's degree—and all the expertise it requires—illustrates his accomplishments and talent as one of a select few.
Treadwell opened his Covington, La. studio in 2010. He serves as the Vice President of the Professional Photographers of Louisiana, sits on the Board of Directors of the Covington Rotary Club, is a member of the Small Business Council of the St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce, and is also a Chamber Ambassador.
About PPA Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is the largest and longest-standing nonprofit photography trade association with a 150-year history. It currently helps 30,000+ pros elevate their craft and grow their business with resources, protection, and education, all under PPA’s core guiding principle of bridging the gap between photographers and consumers.