Photo North East was born out of the need to get more attendees and more vendors at the Annual Photo Conventions. It is a opportunity to share knowledge and learn the lastest techniques from masters in the field. The Professional Photographers Society of New York State, Professional Photographers of Greater New York and Professional Photographers Association of New Jersey came together and joined forces so instead of different conventions there is now one joint entity.
"Cut time in front of a computer in half!?!" YES, I knew I was going home with one of those keypads.
Visit http://www.rpgkeys.com/ and find out how.
http://www.caprialbum.com/ was just one of the over 50 venders who supported the PNE convention, with over 800 attendees it was a win-win situation as the powers-that-be made sure we visited every booth by providing us all with a form that had to be stamped by every company, then it could be entered in a drawing for a free Apple Ipad!
Jaron Horrocks of http://www.graphicauthority.com/ taught a class on taking your images to the next level and inspired us all with new ideas and techniques that will add to our own personal style.
Top professionals Jason Groupp, Michael Grecco, Neal Clipper and Tom Contrino were on a panel discussion talking about "What's next?"
Doug Gordon is always a crowd pleaser and never dissapoints.
If you don't know who he is or what he does, visit http://www.douggordonworkshops.com/
or his wedding site www.patkenphotographer.com
This are the guys and gals from the Professional Photographers of Greater New York
http://www.ppgny.org/, I have been a member since 1985.
I believe to better oneself, one must learn and THEN change for the better!
all based on PCs so now I can start getting in on the real action!!
We played music again this year but I made sure I got back to my room at a decent hour, I didn't want a repeat of last year- (Even though I don't think my roomate would mind, LOL)