Tiffany Schmitt is the owner and photographer of Portraits by Tiffany/Graphic Impressions photography. The company was started in 1999 with an emphasis on graphic design and photo restoration. Shortly after the company was founded, Tiffany was diagnosed with early stage Hodgkins Lymphoma. Treatment complete she changed direction and started photographing weddings and sr. portraits.
She is a member of PPA (Professional photographers of America), WPPA (Wisconsin Professional photographers of America), IPPA (Indianhead professional photographer association) as well as WBN (Wausau Business Network) and has been awarded the Gold Arrow for photographic excellence through IPPA as well as numerous other awards. Her education through PPA and WPPA is continued in an ongoing basis. Recently returning from Arkansas for a week of school and also winning a 'Learning Experience' scholarship through the State WPPA Spring convention, in which she will be able to spend 4 days with fellow photographers from Wisconsin on a one on one basis learning from some of the best in the business. A week will also be spent at Treehaven near Tomahawk, Wi for the IPPA sponsored school in May. "I feel the only way to provide the best quality images for my clients is to stay on top of the current trends and by expanding my knowledge of photography. The only way to do that is by attending the many educational opportunites that are out there."