Awards

Honors
Diamond Photographer of the Year 2015 - Professional Photographers of America
Platinum Photographer of the Year 2015 - Professional Photographers of America
National Photographer of the Year 2014 - Professional Photographers of America
Master of Photography Degree
Photographic Craftsman Degree
Certified Professional Photographer
Top 50 Senior Photographer in the Nation, Senior Portraits International
Professional Photographers of Oklahoma - Featured Speaker
Texas Professional Photographers Association - Featured Speaker
WPPI - Accolade of Excellence

Grand Awards
Fuji Masterpiece
Certified Professional Photographers Competition Award
American Society of Photographers District Medallion

International Awards
Multiple PPA International Loan Collection
Multiple merit prints

State
TPPA Photographer of the Year 2012, 2013, 2014
TPPA Best Portrait of a Man
TPPA Overall Wedding Image - General Collection
TPPA Judge's Choice 2012
TPPA Multiple Distinguished Prints
TPPA Best Illustrated Image
TPPA Best Overall Portrait
TPPA Judge's Choice 2013
TPPA Best Electronic Image - Print Enhancement
TPPA Best Electronic Image - General Collection
TPPA Best Overall Electronic Image
TPPA 4 for 4 2013, 2014
Best Master Artist Image - General Collection for “Iron Horse”
TPPA Distinguished print - Commercial for “White Hawk”
TPPA Distinguished print - Portrait of a Woman for “White Trash”
TPPA Distinguished Print - Portrait for “Rock of Ages”
TPPA Distinguished Print - Wedding for “You May Now Kiss the Bride”
TPPA Distinguished Print - Wedding Group for “Ever After”
American Society of Photographers Distinguished print for “Iron Horse”
American Society of Photographers Distinguished print for “Rio 2016”
American Society of Photographers Distinguished print for “White Hawk”
American Society of Photographers Distinguished print for “White Trash”
American Society of Photographers Distinguished print for “Ever After”
American Society of Photographers Distinguished print - “You May Now Kiss the Bride”
American Society of Photographers Distinguished print - “Rock of Ages”
American Society of Photographers Distinguished print - “Frozen"

Local
Best of Lubbock Photo Studio
Best of the West Photo Studio
SPPPA President's Award 2013 and 2014
SPPPA Judge's Choice 2012, 2013, 2014
SPPPA Best Master Artist Image 2014
Best of Show 2014
SPPPA Best Portrait of a Woman 2013
SPPPA Best Illustrated Portrait 2013