Professional Photographers of California, Pro Photo Expo and Conference 2013 will be held in Pasadena, at the Pasadena Convention Center located at 300 E. Green Street, Pasadena, California. Celebrating its 60th year as one of the nation's preeminent events for professional photographers, and amateurs alike will find a wealth of information on August 23-25 2013.
With the mission statement of: “Enhance professional photography through the passionate pursuit of education, sharing and unity.” professional photographers of America will have a great lineup of educators on hand for this three-day event. Along with activities that will include: the Mentor Lounge, Digital Café, Print Critique Salon, Certified Professional Photographer Exam and Image Judging Academy - Moderator's Course.
Speakers teaching throughout the three days of programs will be: Greg Gorman, Drake Busath with special guest Laura Bruschke, Judy Host, Sophie Lane, Tamara Lackey, Julia Kelleher, Jaron Horrocks, Ann Monteith, Gary and Pamela Box, and Brook Todd covering such topics as: celebrity fashion, high school seniors, family portraiture, children's portraiture, wedding photography, workflow and post-production, business, marketing, and artistry.
Photography will be the focus for the three-day conference covering all aspects in the field, from these social platforms with prominent photography groups: Los Angeles Photoshop User Group (LAPUG), Photographers and Digital Artists of Los Angeles (PDLA), and Los Angeles Digital Imaging Group (LADIG). PUG, PDLA and LADIG will be offering their own workshops featuring photography and digital artistry instructors, Amy Cantrell, Dennis Dunbar, Beverly Houwing, Michael Stern, and Daniel Sofer along with prizes that will be raffled at their booths. Stop by for special drawings, there will be products from TABELZ http://tabelz.com/ and other top-notch photography merchandise.
Well-known sponsors will be on hand for the photographer: American Color Imaging (ACI), Artsy Couture, AsukaBook, Bay Photo Lab, Canon, Colorado Timberline, Graphic Authority, H&H Color Lab, Hensel USA, imageTech Marketing, Marathon Press, Miller's Professional Imaging, Nations Photo Lab, Samy's Camera, Sigma, West Coast School and White House Custom Colour.
Pro Photo Expo and Conference 2013 is hosted by Professional Photographers of California, Inc., which is a non-profit, 501(c) (6) trade association of professional photographers, employees, suppliers, and others allied to the profession, offers this will be one place that anyone who enjoys taking pictures can come and experience the most professional atmosphere and learn the tips that will increase their income or fun of taking pictures.