Spring is in the Air

Spring Mini Sessions
 
April 1st or April 8th
at Uniquely Yours Photography 
 
With spring just around the corner what a great opportunity for us to capture your 
child/children in a lovely Spring theme portrait setting. 
With Easter approaching and the little ones all decked out in their finest, 
why not record this special time in your child or children history. 
Also, if you have never tried us out yet, it is a great opportunity for you to come in and check us out.  
 
 
The MNI SESSION FEE of $125 includes:
One 30 minute Photography Session
10-15 Images presented in a private password protected online gallery
Three digital images with print rights
20% off additional Photo Products purchase
 
 
CHILDREN CHANGE .... PORTRAITS ARE FOREVER!!! 
Call today at (203) 596-7226 - space is limited!!!
 

Awards

What an exciting weekend I had this past weekend.The Connecticut Professional Photographers Association held their 68th Annual Convention and what a convention it was. We had some awesome speakers that I had the privileged of meeting and learning from. Some of the topics that were talked about are creating work in small spaces, redefining who you are as a photographer, drawing personality and capturing character in portraits, mastering posing to flatter everyone and cinematic headshots. Plus the hospitality and be able to reconnect with old friends and make new friends. The weekend ended with the annual Awards Reception in which I received four awards.I  was the recipient of the Portrait Photographer of the Year Award for the most points accumulated during the year from print competition for the third year in a row. For the fourth year in a row, I received the prestigious PPA Certified Professional Photographer Award, which is given to the highest scoring print by a certified professional photographer at the recently held Connecticut Professional Photographers Association (CTPPA) convention in Cromwell. The award was given to me for my fine art portrait titled, “WE ARE FAMILY”.  I also received the Gerri Karamesinis Award(for use of props in a photograph) for my fine art portrait titled “WE ARE FAMILY” and the Portrait Court of Honor for her fine art portrait titled, “SWETT LITTLE ALANIA”. More than 100 prints were submitted for anonymous judging by a visiting panel comprised of professional photographers from different states who have achieved the Master Photographer designation. Here are the two images that won awards at CTPPA Convention.

PPA Ceritied Award

Gerri Karamesinis Award

 

Portrait Court of Honor

Valentine Day Specials-February 4th

  • Published January 24th, 2017 by Tina Petta-Pelletier
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Come join us for our Fifth Annual Valentine Mini Session. 
Our mini session includes a 15 minute session with one outfit and 
a Valentine theme backdrop.  Our Valentine theme is a brand new Kissing Booth.
 Call today to schedule your appointment - spaces are limited. 
The following special Valentine Day packages will be available for purchase:
 
The Cupid: The Mini Photographic Session with 3-5x7's & 8 Wallets - $50
 
The Sweetheart: The Mini Photographic Session with 1-8x10, 2-5x7's, 16 Wallets  - $75 
 
The Be Mine: The Mini Photographic Session with 1-8x10, 2-5x7's, 4-4x5's, 16 Wallets - $95 
 
You can also purchase a cute storyboard collage in a lovely black frame with one of the above 
packages that includes 4 images of the child/children holding the letters(LOVE) for $125.
For an additional $35 receive the digital file.
 

Tina Petta-Pelletier Earns Master Degree from PPA

  • Published January 24th, 2017 by Tina Petta-Pelletier
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It has been quite a year so far. I have earned my master of photography degree from the Professional Photographers of America. The master of photography degree is not merely a piece of paper. It means that I have met the standards of excellence set by PPA. I was awarded this degree in recognition of my superior photographic competence demonstrated through photographic competition, advanced education and service to the profession. Below are the prints that I entered into the competition to earn my master degree. I just want to thank you, my clients for helping me earn the master of photography degree. Without you, there would be no me. Thank you from the bottom of my heart.

Professional Photographers of America(PPA) is the largest international nonprofit association created by professional photographers, for professional photographers. Almost as long-lived as photography itself, PPA's roots date back to 1869. The nonprofit assists more than 28,500 members through protection, education and resources for their continued success. See how PPA helps photographers be more at PPA.com.

 

Annual Halloween Food Drive

  • Published October 12th, 2016 by Tina Petta-Pelletier
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Annual Halloween Food Drive

Come join us for our
22nd Annual Halloween Food Drive
Saturday - October 22nd
from 9am to 1pm
 
 
With your help, we CAN make a difference. Bring in your little trick-or-treater with 2 can goods and
receive a 4x6 portrait in a folder for $10. Refreshments will be served so be sure to knock on our door
for tasty treats and smiles galore. We promise you frightfully good time!!! Appointments are limited.
Call today to schedule your appointment. You can choose one of the following packages.
 
 
The Mummy's Tomb - 3-5x7's & 4 Wallets - $35
The Witch's Brew - 1-8x10, 2-5x7's & 8 Wallets - $45
The Skelton's Bones - 1-8x10, 2-5x7's, 4-4x5's & 8 Wallets - $55 
 
Appointments are limited. Call today to schedule your appointment!
(203) 596-7226

Family Mini Session Special

  • Published October 3rd, 2016 by Tina Petta-Pelletier
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Raising a family is hard work, and expensive.
But one of the best rewards is seeing everyone together.
We's like to help you preserve those times of togetherness,
with a family portrait. Family portraits have an important 
role in building a family. They are a gift you give yourself,
your children and generations to come.
 
Great family portraits are a tradition with us.
Why not call now for a no obligation appointment?
Capture those memories that are soon forgotten with a family portrait.
Call today before all of the  popular days are taken. 
(203) 596-7226
 
PORTRAITS ARE FOREVER!!!

GREAT NEWS!!!

What a surprise I received in today's mail. I had to share this with you. I received this lovely certificate from the Waterbury Observer. It was such an honor to be named the Best Photographer in Waterbury once again. Thank you to all of you for your votes. It means the world to me. THANK YOU!!!!