WPPI 2012

While WPPI 2013 convention is almost ready to begin in the fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada, I thought that it is about time for me to write a short report on the 2012 show, before I discard my notes.

For those of you, who are not involved in the business of portraiture and event photography, a little additional info. WPPI stands for Wedding and Portrait Photographers International and as such it is a professional organization that serves the educational and business needs of the mentioned groups of photographers. I’m glad that I have remembered this definition so well, because it was accidentally the first thing that I had to explain to Immigration officer at the McCarran International.

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The highlight of WPPI is its annual Convention and Trade show that in 2012 attracted nearly 15k registered attendees, over 180 speakers and 320 exhibitors from almost 50 countries worldwide. All in all, if you are or you are considering being somebody someday in this business, you should find yourself there on the floor at the MGM Grand Hotel Convention Center. (more…)