We are a non-profit photographic association serving all professional photographers and photographic enthusiasts across New Mexico and beyond.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help all photographers become proficient in the craft and refine their talents so that photographers throughout New Mexico can reach their full potential and enjoy a life-long love for the photographic arts.

What We Do

Through the power of education, inspiration and networking, PPANM provides a safe and welcoming environment for all photographers to pursue the art of photography and to help them reach the highest levels of success and creativity.


Upcoming Events You Don’t Want to Miss!

Ghost Town & Church Tour
October 25-26
Hosted by George Austin and Donita Privett

We have secured discounted rates at the Inn of the Mountain Gods – Call 1-800-545-9011 and tell them you are with PPANM.

Members:  $69.00
Non-Members:  $89.00
Join PPANM today and attend for $99.  You save $55!

Join George Austin and Donita Privett for a Ghost Town and Churches tour October 25 and 26, 2021. Our home base will be the gorgeous Inn of the Mountain God’s Resort just outside of Ruidoso, NM. Late October should be peak time for fall foliage in the Southern New Mexico mountains, adding to the beauty of our trip.


Save the Dates!
February 19-21, 2022
Embassy Suites Albuquerque

PPANM is proud to present, Photo Fiesta.  A celebration of photography and photographers, this event offers opportunities for you to learn from some of the most successful photographers in the industry.

Presentations, excursions and hands-on workshops will put you in the middle of the action.

Test your images in the PPANM State Photographic Competition with trophies, ribbons and honors up for grabs.

There is so much to experience, check out all of the details and register here!

Hosted by Guy T Phillips, Cr. Photog, CPP

Next Episode is October 20th

Did you know that Adobe updates Lightroom every other month?

Join Guy T Phillips as he helps you navigate these updates and improvements in his program, “What’s New in Lightroom?”

It continues on the 3rd Wednesday of December, from 6 to 7 PM Mountain.

Best of all, it is Free for PPANM Members.

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