For the love of photography

We at SPI believe that photography is an art form that has an impact on the world.

We exist to strengthen the art of photography with well trained and qualified professionals. 

Image above copyright of Larry Peters 2017

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Find your "WHY" at SPI2018

Attend our 26th annual conference and get back in touch with “Why” we do what we do!

Conference programs feature:

  • Sports

  • Photo Graphics

  • Marketing & Sales

  • Canon Pro Shoot Out

Image above copyright Judy Host 2017


SPI Membership

Between conferences SPI offers:

  • Enhanced ways to network with like minded professionals. 

  • Reduce your costs by providing sponsor discounts. 

  •  Providing educational opportunities.

Top Banner image courtesy of David Beckham 2017 


Conference Features & Schedule

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Conference Instructors 2018

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Nik Pekridis

Direct from Greece!


Portrait Artist

Melanie Anderson

Photographer & Instructor

Dave Cross

Certified Adobe Instructor

Jeff Gump

Youth Sports Photographer & Trainer

Robert Sargent


Rick Ferro

SPI Wedding Director & Disney Photographer

Judy Host

SPI Director of Portrait Art & Design

Will we see you on the beach?

Check out our new venue! Just minutes from Tampa and St Petersburg. Choose from a number of suites with ocean and marina views. Holiday Inn & Suites Harbourside   401 Second St East  Indian Rocks Beach, Fl 33785

Drive in or sail in!

Large, comfortable suites...