- October 30-November 1, 2014
- Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
- Thursday-Friday — 10:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.
- Saturday — 10:00 a.m. — 4:00 p.m.
This year’s Expo has more than 225 manufacturers of photo and video gear, software and accessories. Registration for admission to the PPE exhibit hall is free through October 28 online and $70 on-site for non-Photo Group members.
Special Events and Activities
Wednesday, October 29 – 8:30-11:30 a.m.
Try new products and gear on one of six intimate photo walks led by some of the industry’s best photographers. Use the New York City streets as your backdrop to learn lighting, portraiture, composition and design that brings “street photography” to a new level.
The University: One Day Workshop
Wednesday, October 29 – 12:30-5:45 p.m.
The University is a one day, interactive series of classes for emerging photographers. Learn from working professional photographers how to strengthen your shooting and posing techniques, how to manage everything from speedlights to studio strobes and continuous lighting, and how to effectively use mixed/natural light. Choose to attend the sessions that best fit your needs and interests for a unique learning experience that you won’t find anywhere else.
Test Drive: Panel Discussion and New Product Preview + Networking Event
Panel Discussion: How Technology Is Leading the Storytelling Revolution
Wednesday, October 29 – 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Learn how social media is changing the way professionals are creating greater awareness about projects and how to effectively use social media tools to build your brand. Panelists include photographers who have successfully created prominent individual brands using social media as well as manufacturers who are enabling the cause.
New Product Preview + Networking Event
Wednesday, October 29 – 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Immediately following the panel discussion, get a head start on PhotoPlus Expo with an exclusive look at some of the new and innovative products on display by exhibitors during this year’s show.
October 29-November 1
This is your chance to meet face-to-face with top industry professionals who could change your career. You will receive valuable feedback, create new relationships, and possibly land your next assignment. Choose from more than 175 top industry professionals to review your portfolio. October 29 will be exclusively for emerging photographers and October 30 through November 1 will be for both emerging and professional photographers. For more information or to register for a portfolio review, click here.
PPE VIP Expo Pass
Attendees will also have the option of purchasing a special PhotoPlus VIP Expo Pass, which gives holders exclusive entry to the Halloween Bash at 230 Fifth as well as a VIP gift bag filled with premium products and special offers that have a value of over $300. Twenty-five of the gift bags will hold Golden Tickets, guaranteeing the recipient a prize valued up to $500. VIP Expo Pass holders will also get a three-day pass to the expo and priority admission to all keynote presentations with reserved seating, and they will have access to a private Customer Service Desk for quick check-in.
Special discounts for high school and college students and educators will be available upon the approval of submitted credentials. Pricing information can be found on the PhotoPlus Expo’s registration site.
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