PPMT History

  • PPMT first met in June of 1978 in John Friend’s Camera Store.
  • Durys later moved into same building.
  • Priscilla Ralston was the first President serving the rest of 1978 and all of 1979.
  • PPMT is a nonprofit 501(c)(06)
  • Formerly known as the Music City Photographers Association.
  • The name was changed to Professional Photographers of Middle Tennessee in the year 2008.
  • Most of the history of PPMT has been passed down through word of mouth to this point. We are currently researching and recording the history of the association for future publication.