Credentials and Awards
 
2014
     
      Awarded "International Photographer of the Year".  
         - Professional Photographers of America. (PPA) 
 
      Images accepted into PPA's prestigious Loan Collection
      and Showcase Publication
         - Professional Photographers of America, (PPA).
    
2013
 
     Awarded "International Photographer of the Year".  
        - Professional Photographers of America. (PPA) 
 
     Image accepted into PPA's prestigious Loan Collection
     and publication. 
        - Professional Photographers of America, (PPA).
 
     Awarded "Top 10 Photographer in California". 
        - Professional Photographers of California, (PPC). 
 
2011
 
    Awarded "Portrait Photographer of the Year".
       - Professional Photographers of San Diego
         County, (PPSDC).
 
    Awarded "Top 10 Photographer in California".
       - Professional Photographers of California, (PPC).
 
    Awarded "International Photographer of the Year".
       - Professional Photographers of America. (PPA) 
 
    Images accepted into PPA's prestigious Loan Collection
    and Publication.
       - Professional Photographers of America, (PPA).
 
2008
 
    Awarded "Illustrative Photographer of the Year"
       - Professional Photographers of San Diego County,
         (PPSDC).  
 
    Awarded "California Portrait Photographer of the Year". 
       - Professional Photographers of California, (PPC).
 
    Awarded "Top 10 Photographer in California". 
       - Professional Photographers of California, (PPC).
 
    Awarded the distinguished Fuji Masterpiece Award.  
 
    Earned "Master of Photography" Degree. 
      - Professional Photographers of America, (PPA).  
 
2007
 
    Images accepted into PPA's prestigious Loan Collection
    and publication. 
       - Professional Photographers of America, (PPA).
 
    Awarded "Accolade of Outstanding Photographic Achievement".
       - Wedding and Portrait Photographers International, 
         (WPPI).  
 
2006
 
    Awarded "Outstanding Art and Photography Site". 
       - Digital ImageMaker (DIMI), Australia.  
 
2005
 
    Awarded "Photographer of the Year". 
       - Professional Photographers of San Diego County,
         (PPSDC).
 
    Awarded "Accolade of Photographic Mastery".
       - Wedding and Portrait Photographers International,
         (WPPI).
 
2004
 
    Images accepted into PPA's prestigious Loan Collection 
    and traveling exhibition in the U.S. and South Korea. 
      - Professional Photographers of America, (PPA).  
 
2000
 
    Earned "Certified Professional Photographer" degree. 
      - Professional Photographers of America, (PPA).