The Intermountain Professional Photographers Association


Your business. Your talent. Your passion. Elevated.


November  9-11, 2017

Back by popular demand. Join us for the event of the year where we’ve combined seasoned professionals with the hottest trends to elevate your work like no one else can. This three day event is packed with something for everyone. If you are a professional photographer or want to be a professional photographer then this is the event for you. South Towne Expo Center 9575 State St, Sandy, UT 84070





We have an incredible lineup of speakers this year with specialties ranging from black and white children's portraits, to high fashion, business headshots, families, children, high school seniors, and boudoir. For the first time ever in Utah, Peter Hurley the Headshot King, Kira Derryberry, Pete Rezac, Phaneendra Gudapati (PG), and Robert Behm, President of the Professional Photographers of America. Three full days of amazing photographic education to inspire, educate, and hang out with some of the best photographers in the industry.

Peter Hurley


Network and make new friends


Peter Hurley

from zero to shabang!

For the first time ever in Utah come see the man behind the personality and the personality behind the man "Peter Hurley". Peter is THE Premier Headshot photographer with offices in New York and Los Angeles and with Headshot Team members all over the world. Featured on TedX, Microsoft, Google, Apple, GoDaddy, and Adobe just to name a few.


Can you say Shabang?

Scholarship Auction

One of the benefits of membership in the Intermountain Professional Photographers Association or IPPA is after you have been a member for one year you are eligible to win IPPA $500 Scholarships. These scholarships can be used for any board approved photography related educational purpose. From Imaging USA or WPPI to Texas School or even traditional college. Scholarships are given out at least 4 times per year so your chances to win are increased the more events you attend. Once a year we hold a scholarship auction of items donated by vendors or members to raise funds for this scholarship. Dozens of items will be available and amazing deals are possible. From mentorships with Master photographers to lab credit, frames, software, and much, much more.

Print Competition

Print Competition

Thursday, November 9

Print Competition

Take your photography to the next level and experience the thrill of print competition. Thursday November 9 you will see some of the best images in the state judged by a jury of your peers. This is as close to IPC judging as you are going to get. Don't miss it.

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You’ll leave on Saturday with the tools you need to build a stronger business, pose and light like a pro, and with new and amazing connections that will last a lifetime. Don’t miss it. Early Bird Registration is only $149