The Fort Worth Professional Photographers Association is based in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas and was founded in 1948 under the name Tarrant County Professional Photographers.   The name was changed to Metroplex Professional Photographers (MPP) in 1982.   In 2009 it was changed to Fort Worth Professional Photographers Association (FWPPA).

We are an organization of professional photographers only, both full time and aspiring, dedicated to our purpose statement of: The promotion of good fellowship, Education in superior photographic techniques as well as ethical and sound business practices, To inform the public and increase demand for our services, and To provide support for State, Regional, and National photographic organizations.

Our membership consists of one of the highest concentrations of degreed photographers (Masters, Craftsmen, CPP, etc) of any local organization in the country.   This is an outstanding opportunity for an aspiring photographer to become acquainted with and learn from these people.

FWPPA members are dedicated to serving the needs of the public in their respective areas. All members strive to maintain the finest quality in photographic services as well as maintaining a working relationship with their clients.

Whether it is for a wedding, a family portrait, a child’s portrait, a commercial assignment, or any other photographic service, you can always count on an FWPPA member to fulfill your needs.   FWPPA members must maintain the highest in ethical, business, and moral standard in order to continue their membership in this organization.  Visit