awards and degrees

Degrees:

Krystal:

BS in Photojournalism, University of Florida (2001)

Master of Photography, PPA (2009)

Photographic Craftsman, PPA (2010)

Florida Degree of Photographic Excellence, FPP (2008)

Florida Service Award, FPP (2008)

Accolade of Photographic Mastery, WPPI (2009)

Florida Educational Degree, FPP (2012)

Matt:

Master of Photography, PPA (2009)

Photographic Craftsman, PPA (2010)

Florida Degree of Photographic Excellence, FPP (2009)

Florida Service Award, FPP (2008)

Awards:

2011, Professional Photographers of America:

Platinum Photographers of the Year (Krystal & Matt)

2009, Florida Professional Photographers:

Distinguished Award, Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

2008, Florida Professional Photographers:

First Place, Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

Second Place, Wedding Portrait (Krystal)

Fuji Masterpiece Award (OMG!!) (Krystal & Matt)

First Place, Open Album (Krystal & Matt)

Florida's Top Ten (Krystal)

Florida's Top Ten (Matt)

Florida Degree of Photographic Excellence (Krystal)

Florida Degree of Photographic Excellence (Matt)

Florida Service Award (Krystal)

Florida Service Award (Matt)

2008, Professional Photographers of America, International Print Competition:

Three albums accepted into the PPA Permanent Loan Collection

One album awarded "Top Ten" designation

2008, Wedding and Portrait Photographers, International:

Accolades of Excellence: 27

Accolade of Photographic Mastery (Krystal)

2008, Professional Photographers of N. Cen. Florida:

Best in Show (Krystal & Matt)

First Place Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

Second Place Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

Third Place Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

First Place Portrait Album (Krystal & Matt)

Second Place Portrait Album (Krystal)

First Place Wedding Image (Krystal)

Second Place Wedding Image (Matt)

2007, Professional Photographers of America, International Print Competition:

Platinum Photographer of the Year (Matt)

Platinum Photographer of the Year (Krystal)

Three albums accepted into the PPA Permanent Loan Collection

One album awarded "Top Ten" designation

2007, Wedding and Portrait Photographers, International:

Wedding album Accolade of Excellence (times 3)

2007, Florida Professional Photographers:

First Place, Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

Best in Show, Weddings (Krystal & Matt)

Fuji Masterpiece Award (OMG!!) (Krystal & Matt)

Distinguished Award, Photojournalism (Krystal)

Florida's Top Ten (Krystal) (Matt barely misses top 10, dying a litte inside)

2006, Florida Professional Photographers:

Distinguished Award, Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

First Place Social Function Candid (Krystal)

Florida's Top Ten Photographers (Krystal)

2006, Professional Photographers of N. Cen. Florida:

Photographer of the Year (Krystal)

First Place Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

Best in Show (Krystal & Matt)

First Place Wedding Image (Matt)

Second Place Wedding Image (Krystal)

Third Place Wedding Image (Krystal)

First Place Portrait of a Woman (Krystal)

2006, Wedding and Portrait Photographers, International:

Two Accolades of Excellence, Album Competition (Krystal & Matt)

2005, Florida Professional Photographers:

Distinguished Award, Portraiture (Krystal)

Distinguished Award, Industrial Photography (Matt)

Distinguished Award, Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

Kodak Gallery Award (Krystal & Matt)

Florida's Top Ten Photographers (Krystal)

Outstanding Service Award (Krystal)

2005, Professional Photographers of N. Cen. Florida:

First Place Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

Best in Show (Krystal & Matt)

2004, Florida Professional Photographers:

Distinguished Award, Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

2004, Professional Photographers of N. Cen. Florida:

First Place Wedding Album (Krystal & Matt)

First Place Bridal Portraiture (Krystal)

Best in Show (Krystal & Matt)

2003, Florida Professional Photographers:

Distinguished Award, Bridal Portraiture (Krystal)

Memberships:

Professional Photographers of America

Florida Professional Photographers

Professional Photographers of North Central Florida