|Melissa & Jerry Ghionis with Randy during their "Greatest Hits" Seminar today at PPAM
Jerry is widely regarded as one of the top five best wedding photographers in the world. based in Melbourne, Australia and Beverly Hills, CA, he travels frequently on international photography assignments and speaking engagements. With the flair of a fashion designer and the ingenuity of an architect, his style can be described were vintage glamour meets contemporary fashion. Jerry was named in the first ever list of Top Ten Wedding Photographers in the World by American Photo Magazine. He won WPPI (Wedding & Portrait Photographers International) Wedding Album of the Year eight times in ten years and is included in WPOI's Top Ten Wedding Photographers int he world! Jerry was also named Australian Wedding Photographer of the Year by AIPP (Australian Institute of Photography), and has achieved Diamond Level Photographer of the Year four years in a row from the Professional Photographers of America (PPA). He was also named by PDN Magazine as one of the top photography workshop instructors in the world in 2011.
PPAM is affiliated with PPA, a worldwide association which exists to assist its members in achieving their professional, artistic and fraternal goals; promote public awareness of the profession; and to advance the making of images in all of its disciplines as an art, a science and a visual recorder of history. PPAM is comprised of more than 200 photographers, suppliers and image makers.