Photographer earns certification


WILTON — Stacey Damon of Damon Photography, 319 Main St., Wilton, has earned the distinction of Certified Professional Photographer after meeting rigorous requirements measuring her artistic and technical competence. Like certification for other professionals, this means that Damon’s creative work and technical knowledge are considered to be above industry standards.

The Professional Photographic Commission is the leading body for certifying imaging professionals. Certified Professional Photographers must complete a written examination, an image review, and adhere to a stringent code of conduct. Certification must be renewed on a periodic basis, ensuring continuing confidence in the professionalism of Certified Professional Photographers.

On a national level, only 3 percent of photographers are certified. Damon is one of six photographers in Maine. With this new CPP title, Damon will continue to provide a range of professional photography services to the surrounding communities while advancing her knowledge through educational seminars, conferences, and print competition. Damon also serves as second vice president of the Maine Professional Photographers Association.

Damon Photography specializes in high school senior and family portraiture and weddings.