Albuquerque Photographer Earns Master of Photography Degree from PPA

Kim Kuhlman of Chile Dog Photography has been recognized for superior image making and photographic service with a Master of Photography degree from Professional Photographers of America (PPA). Say What - IPC 2016 - Pitbull Rescue Loan Image - Master of Photography - Kim Kuhlman

Albuquerque, March 1, 2018—Kim Kuhlman, CPP of Chile Dog Photography in Albuquerque has earned the Master of Photography degree from the Professional Photographers of America(PPA). The degree was presented to Kuhlman by PPA president Rob Behm, M.Photog.Cr., CPP, at the association’s annual convention, Imaging USA, held January 14-16, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee.


What is the Master of Photography Degree?

The Master of Photography degree is not merely a piece of paper. It means that Kuhlman has met the standards of excellence set by PPA. She has been awarded this degree in recognition of her superior photographic competence demonstrated through photographic competition, advanced education and service to the profession.

Kuhlman’s degrees—and all the expertise they require—illustrate her accomplishments and talent as one of a select few. Many of Kuhlman’s merit images were made at the Bryan Animal Center in Bryan, Texas where she volunteered as a photographer until her husband’s job brought them to Albuquerque.  She is now volunteering as a photographer at the City of Albuquerque’s Animal Welfare Department.

About PPA

Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is the largest international nonprofit association created by professional photographers, for professional photographers.  Almost as long-lived as photography itself, PPA’s roots date back to 1869. The nonprofit assists 30,000 members through protection, education and resources for their continued success.

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