Stars and ROPA


July through September 2017 - ROPA Recipients

The list of recipients of Recognition of Photographic Achievement (ROPA) distinctions are published quarterly in the PSA Journal in March, June, September, and December of each year. Due to space limitations in the Journal, photos of the recipients are now shown only on the PSA website. The photo of those PSA members who received ROPA distinctions in July, August, and September, 2017, along with their distinction and country of residence, are presented below.

GMPSA - Grand Master Distinction - 3000 Acceptances
Shu Cheuk,
GMPSA, USA
Zee Kek Heng, 
GMPSA, Singapore
Ekkehard Retelsdorf,
GMPSA, Germany
MPSA - Master Distinction - 1500 Acceptances
Arne Andersson,
MPSA, Sweden
Theo van der Heijdt,
MPSA, Netherlands
David Osberg,
MPSA, USA 
Tuan Tran,
MPSA, USA
EPSA - Excellence Distinction - 700 Acceptances
Jos Cuppens,
EPSA, Belgium
Francis Kennedy,
EPSA, Australia
Wolfgang Lin,
EPSA, Hong Kong
Luc Mairesse,
EPSA, Belgium
Xiaomei Xu, 
EPSA, China
PPSA - Proficiency Distinction - 288 Acceptances
Hussain Alabdullatif,
PPSA, Saudi Arabia
Abbas Alkhamis, 
PPSA, Saudi Arabia
Xiaoqing Chen,
PPSA, China
Stuart Crump,
PPSA, England
Steve Estill,
PPSA, England
Jan Hagg, 
PPSA, Finland
Kam Siu Ling,
PPSA, Hong Kong
Jingru Luo, 
PPSA, USA
Alain Marchand,
PPSA, Belgium
J.R. Schnelzer, Jr., 
APSA, PPSA, USA
Chin Foo See,
PPSA, Singapore
Ann Smallegange,
PPSA, Australia
Paul Speaker,
PPSA, USA
Sugiarto Sugiarto,
PPSA, Indonesia
Thomas Zinneman,
PPSA, USA