All events take place at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center in downtown Columbia.

Host Hotel info here.

Schedule is subject to change. There is a minimum required for the scheduling of the banquet. If minimums are not met, the banquet will be cancelled and monies refunded. 

Friday, February 15, 2019

Kick off the weekend with fun, drinks and a shoot out.

Dinner at 5:30 – 7:30 Dinner at 1801 Grille, 1801 Lincoln Street.

Shoot out at 7:45, Location to Be Determined

Saturday, February 16, 2019

9:00AM 9:15AM Welcome! President – Kris Copeland
9:15AM 10:15 Ted Linczak Keynote Speaker
10:15AM 10:30AM Break
10:30AM 12:00PM Doug Weittenhiller – Twig & Olive All About Families – Part 1
12:00PM 1:30PM Lunch
1:30PM 3:00PM Doug Weittenhiller – Twig & Olive All About Families – Part 2
3:00PM 3:15PM Break
3:15PM 5:00PM Doug Weittenhiller – Twig & Olive Photographing Families – Demo
5:00PM 5:15PM Break
5:15PM 6:00PM PPSC Annual Business Meeting
6:00PM 6:30PM Go Get Ready!!!
6:30PM 9:00PM Awards Banquet  Blue Marlin Celebrate the winners of Print Competition






Sunday, February 17, 2019

9:00AM 10:30AM Jeff and Lori Poole Understanding Print Competition
10:30AM 10:45AM Break
10:45AM 12:15PM Pete Rezac Black and White Children’s Character Portraits
12:15PM 1:45PM Lunch
1:45PM 2:15PM Chuck Eagleston – National Photographers Insurance Insurance for Photographers
2:15PM 3:30PM Pete Rezac  



Children’s Character Photography Demo

3:30PM 3:45PM Break
3:45PM 5:30PM Pete Rezac Film – What’s Old Is New Again
5:30 6:00 Wrap Up!  Leave Already! We’ll Miss You! SAFE TRAVELS!

*PPSC Merits are awarded to PPSC Members in good standing who stay for the entirety of all educational events. These merits can be applied towards your fellowship, associate fellow and more.  If you leave early, merits will not be earned.