Marjorie is a Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) with the Professional Photographers of America. She received her Fellow of Photography (FP) designation with the Virginia Professional Photographers in 2019.
Marjorie is a member of the Virginia Professional Photographers Association (VPPA), and the Professional Photographers of America (PPA). Marjorie was named Best Artist for her digital artistic skill by the VPPA for 2019 and 2020. She served (2018) on the VPPA Board, as well as Governor for her Blue Ridge District of the VPPA. In 2017 and 2020 Marjorie was named as one of the Top 10 Photographers in Virginia by the VPPA. In 2020 she also received the prestigious honor of being named VPPA's Photographer of the Year!
Marjorie received the Silver Medalist Award from the PPA for both her photography and digital artistic skills in 2019 and the Bronze Medalist Award in 2017. She is currently working towards both a Master Artist and Master Photographer degree from the PPA.
Marjorie was named as a Feature Artist for Corel Painter, recognizing her among many other elite digital artists. Her digital art has been featured on Corel Painter's website.
Awards and Recognitions:
Photographer of the Year, VPPA, 2020
Top 10 Photographer, VPPA, 2020
Best in Show, VPPA, 2020
Best Non Masters Award, VPPA, 2020
Best Artist, VPPA, 2020
Best Portrait of a Group, VPPA, 2020
Certified Professional Photographer Competition Award, VPPA, 2020