Gneral Information about Membership

Thank you for your interest in our photography services for Plebe Summer 2015. Below please find general information. If you would like to talk to me personally in regard to these services, call me at 443-699-3000 or email me at

For Plebe Summer 2015, we provide:

  • Photographs of Plebe Summer organized by day and company, about 50 photographs of your son/daughter during the summer.
  • Information about what the Plebes do daily, as well as specific information about what your Plebe's company does on specific days -- when we know. We are able to do this because we have been photographing Plebe Summer for 35 years, and we go over to the Academy every day for several hours. BLOG: 
  • Photo Products: files, prints, and, most importantly, a Plebe Summer 2015 Photo Book
  • Promos, company and personal

There are four ways (each with unique features) to access the 50,000+ photographs from Plebe Summer 2015.

OPEN to PUBLIC: This FREE access includes daily samples of photographs we take. SAMPLE: Access under the Open to Public tab, organized by day, starting with June 30.

SOCIAL MEDIA MEMBERSHIP: This membership is for those who wish to view the photographs of Plebe Summer and use them on Social Media. Photographs are organized by day and company. Price is $24.95 and you purchase 1 MP files for Social Media and for printing your own 3x5 prints. Includes a Copyright Release. Photo access through August 30,2015. Access can be found under the Social Media tab.

BASIC MEMBERSHIP: For parents who wish to wait until the end of the summer to purchase the photographs.  We provide a personal FAVORITES page where you save your photographs. At the end of the summer you purchase what you want A LA CARTE: files, prints, Plebe Summer Photo Book. Photographs available through Sept 30, 2015. Membership is $49.95. Access can be found under the Basic Member tab.


CREDIT MEMBERSHIP: Credit Member is the best, as it provides personalized access with everything you would want. Includes all of the above, with the following additions/changes:

  • $99.95 credit, which is the Membership Fee
  • Access to Plebe Summer and Sea Trials and Herndon Monument Climb photos
  • Photo access through June 15, 2016.
  • MOBILE AP. Daily email with link to your Plebe's photo gallery
  • Notification by email of what your son/daughter's did on a specific day, when we know it. Included is a Slide Show with photographs and explanation of the event. SAMPLE:

The above is a very general explanation of the photograph memberships. More specific information can be found on our website, under ACCESS tab at the top. Go to the link below for more information

If you would like to talk to me personally, please call me at 443-699-3000.

Or EMAIL me at :


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