March | SALON!

Our March meeting is one of the two Salon competitions that we hold each year (the other is June). Each member may enter up to 6 images in the competition which is judged by three photographers who are not members of the guild. Click below for complete rules and upload criteria…

Salon Rules

Images that scored a merit are below. Key: Place/Category – Title – Artist – Score

Best In Show - Buick Bullets - Michael Landes - 85

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This year’s judges are:



Frank J. Dispensa

M.Photog.Cr., API, APM, Senior Associate IBM Engineer, PPA Master of Photography Degree, PPA Photographic Craftsman Degree, PPA Certification Degree, PPA Approved Instructor, WPPI Accolade of Photographic, Mastery Degree

Frank joined the PPA (Professional Photographers of America) in 1989 and entered his first PPA print in 1990. He then earned his Masters, Craftsman and Certification degrees in just four years


Commitment to Excellence Award, Kodak Gallery Award, Loan Collection Print, First Place Winona Print Competition, First Place WPPI 16×20 Competition, First Place WPPI 8X10 Competition., Second Place WPPI 16×20 Competition, Two Courts of Honor, Portraits Displayed Bridal Fair Singapore, EPCOT Special Exhibit, , PPA Approved instructor, Accolade of Photographic Master


Kevin Floyd is an award winning portrait artist. He is a respected lecturer both in the community and within professional photographic associations. Kevin holds the Master & Craftsman Degrees in photography and is certified by the Professional Photographers of America. He is an active member of Jacksonville Professional Photographers Guild, Florida Professional Photographer’s, and Professional Photographer’s of America. He has won numerous local, national and international awards. Kevin currently serves as President for Jacksonville Professional Photographers Guild.


Linda Long founded Long’s Photography eleven years ago as a wedding photographer.  Her studio quickly grew to encompass portraits as well as weddings, becoming one of the most in demand portrait studios in the area.  Long’s Photography is now regarded as Tallahassee’s premier wedding and portrait studio.  Linda is a Master Photographer, a Photographic Craftsman, a Certified Professional Photographer, five time Tallahassee Photographer of the Year, and has been in Florida’s Top Ten photographers for the last two years.