This week Trevor Current and Joseph Cristina talk about SOPA, PIPA, DMCA, Google searching your world and WPPI 2012.
Grab a latte, pull up a chair and join us as we chat about the art and business of photography.
We hope you enjoy the show and would appreciate any feedback you may have. You can submit your comments and questions through the Contact form on the Digital Photography Café website.
Big announcement from Digital Photography Café!
As you know we’re in the trade show season. CES, PMA, Imaging USA and now the WPPI 2012 Convention and Trade Show is right around the corner.
Digital Photography Café is taking the show on the road and heading to Las Vegas for WPPI 2012. We’ll be broadcasting live over the internet form the Digital Photography Café Lounge located at the MGM Grand. We’ll be checking out the latest products and services and chatting with some of the industries hottest photographers and leaders.
How would you like to get your name or business in front of tens or even hundreds of thousands of people who are watching our live broadcast? Read More→
UPDATE: We have our winner! Congratulations goes out to Marie Leslie. She won the Full Registration Pass to WPPI 2012 in Las Vegas. We look forward to meeting her and all of you at the show.
As a way to celebrate Digital Photography Café’s live broadcast from WPPI 2012 in Las Vegas, we’re running an amazing giveaway. You can enter to win a FREE WPPI 2012 Full Registration pass to the show.
The convention runs from February 16th – 23rd and the Trade Show runs from February 20th – 22nd.
With the full registration pass you’ll have FREE access to the three day trade show, you’ll be able to attended any of the 90 live platform classes, and you can experience all of the exciting after hour events! Read More→
December 22, 2011 – PRESS SUMMARY – Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) announced its second annual Launch Pad event taking place on Sunday, February 19, 2012. Free to all WPPI 2012 attendees and media, Launch Pad exhibitors will preview their new products to the professional wedding and portrait photography industry the day before the WPPI 2012 trade show opens.
“The new Launch Pad event at WPPI has proven to be a huge success where our exhibitors have the opportunity to launch their new products and services to WPPI attendees the evening before the big trade show begins,” said George Varanakis, Show Director of WPPI and Publisher of Rangefinder. “And Launch Pad is also the ideal place for photographers of every skill level to learn about the newest and best products available to them in a comfortable social setting.”
All WPPI 2012 classes, events and trade show will take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV, from February 16-23, 2012. WPPI is the biggest show in the world for wedding and portrait photographers. Last year, more than 16,000 professional photographers gathered in Las Vegas, NV, to learn from the best and see the latest and greatest products from the hundreds of exhibitors that participate in the trade show. Read More→
November 17, 2011 – PRESS SUMMARY – Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) announces today that the best professional photographers in the business will be featured speakers during its annual convention and trade show at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV, February 2012. On hand to teach WPPI attendees the tips and tricks to success during nearly 160 classes will be Jerry Ghonis, Jasmine Star, Cliff Mauntner, Bambi Cantrell, Doug Gordon, Jeremy Cowart, Mindy Wise (one of the biggest wedding planners in the country), Sal Cincotta, Julieann Kost, MeRa Koh, Bruce Dorn, Catherine Hall, and Tamara Lackey just to name a few.
All WPPI 2012 classes, events and trade show will take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV, from February 16-23, 2012. WPPI is the biggest show in the world for wedding and portrait photographers. Last year, more than 16,000 professional photographers gathered in Las Vegas, NV, to learn from the best and see the latest and greatest products from the hundreds of exhibitors that participate in the trade show.
“Our goal for WPPI has been and always will be to help educate photographers, both professional and those looking to enter the professional photography business,” said George Varanakis, Show Director of WPPI and Publisher of Rangefinder. “And with class topics covering wedding, portrait, boudoir, DSLR filmmaking, lighting and posing, Lightroom and Photoshop®, business and marketing and motivational, WPPI 2012 attendees will surely bring home with them a wealth of information to help them be the best photographers they can be.”
In addition to world-class educational offerings throughout nearly 160 classes (including 8 Spanish language classes), popular programs like WPPI U, WPPI Plus, Photographers Ignite! and the Awards Night extravaganza, as well as helpful features like Pre-Board, will make WPPI 2012 the most exciting ever.
Full registration for WPPI 2012 and all workshops and events are open now: http://www.wppionline.com/show/register.shtml. The early bird registration rate for access to the WPPI 2012 Convention and Trade Show is $199 for members and $379 for non-members through December 14, 2011. After December 15th, WPPI 2012 registration will be $259 for members and $399 for non-members. These rates include a free guest, all Platform classes, special events and three days of the biggest trade show in professional photography.
For more information about WPPI 2012 and all of its workshops and events, please visit: www.wppionline.com.