NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2017
More than 230 leading manufacturers of photographic, video, and other visual communication hardware, software and professional services will demonstrate the latest products and services to thousands of photographers and filmmakers attending the annual Wedding & Portrait Photography International (WPPI) Conference + Expo at the Las Vegas Convention Center from Feb. 5-9, 2017. With more than 200 educational seminars, workshops, photo walks, and large exhibition hall, WPPI has become the largest and most anticipated event for wedding and portrait photographers and filmmakers in North America.
During the WPPI Expo, attendees will have the opportunity to experiment with many new imaging hardware and software products designed to help photographers improve their workflow, expand their skill sets, generate additional revenue, and build business.
“WPPI continues to be the most anticipated event and destination for wedding and portrait photographers to be inspired by new creative techniques, business practices, and innovative technologies,” said Mike Gangel, sales director for WPPI, PhotoPlus, PDN and Rangefinder magazines. “This year, attendees will see dozens of new products and services for the first time and have the ability touch, try and compare everything that’s new all in one place.”
A Selection of New Products and Services Debuting at WPPI
Bay Photo (Booth #721)Bay Photo’s new Xpozer Expo Display Kit is the perfect solution for the photographers exhibiting their work. Consisting of nine 24×36 Xpozer Prints, this arrangement includes the hanging hardware specifically made to easily display multiple prints on pipe and drape. Each Xpozer features a vivid, sharp photo print paired with a revolutionary mounting system. The Expo Display Kit is low cost, portable, lightweight, quick to assemble, and easy to update. Photographers will not only save time, but money, as the bundle is priced 20% lower than the individual print prices. To exceed expectations, choose the Xpozer Expo Display Kit for your next exhibition.Broken Fence Studios (Booth #1333)
Broken Fence Studios, a trusted, family-owned design partner, is excited to announce its new Photographer Profit Formula, a step-by-step guide to adding more referrals and more money to your photography business with less effort and frustration. Stop by booth 1333 for a complimentary copy and check out their latest album samples, and much more!
FloricolorUSA (Booth #1411)With its hand-crafted wood covers, genuine artisan leather spine, and distinctive elements, the Antique Collection is the ultimate in old world charm and will visually enhance your albums. Inside you’ll find Floricolor’s signature gutterless, lay-flat binding on your choice of archival-quality photo paper for stunning panoramic spreads. The Antique Collection includes both album and box, available in two finishes. Choose from five genuine leathers for the spine and 12 design options for laser engraving.
Freedom Edits (Booth #1506)Freedom Edits offers a new take on traditional post-production image outsourcing. Featuring your own design team who know the ins-and-outs of your entire editing process, this personalized and unique approach means photographers receive superior quality photos exactly the way you want them. Freedom takes the burden of editing backlog away from photographers while fulfilling all their album design needs. Freedom Edits will launch its new album production service in March so photographers can easily and efficiently outsource their entire post production needs.
Fundy Software (Booth #1625)Fundy Software is announcing that professional design in Fundy Designer will incorporate professional retouching applications with Perfectly Clear. The partnership now allows the ability to design albums and wall art, run client design consultations and retouch – all in one powerful application. Coming as a free update to Fundy Designer v7 in March 2017, this new feature will give professional photographers a more streamlined workflow by enabling them to sort all of the photos that need retouching and complete the process with a few simple clicks.