PhotoPlus Expo and WPPI NYC Announce Sweepstakes Giveaway on Facebook

PhotoPlus Expo and WPPI NYC Announce Sweepstakes Giveaway on Facebook


New York, NY—PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo announced its sweepstakes giveaway extravaganza on Facebook, giving fans a chance to win prize packages ranging in value from $200 to $500 two times each week through October 28, 2011, including PhotoPlus Gold Expo passes and all-access passes to show seminars.

Prize packages will include products and services from exhibitors, including Lensbaby, Think Tank, B&H Photo, Athentech, Artsy Couture, Creative Edge, 500px, Kubota Image Tools, Lumiquest, Nations Photo Labs, PDN, Photobacks, Red Boot Design and Shades of Paper.

Fans of PhotoPlus Expo’s Facebook page are not obligated to participate in the sweepstakes and will continue to have access to up-to-the minute, and sometimes exclusive, information, about PhotoPlus Expo events through announcements made only on Facebook.

“We are excited to add this dimension to our Facebook page,” said Jeff McQuilkin, director – PDN PhotoPlus International Conference & Expo. “Involving our photo industry fans and exhibitors in weekly prize giveaways is going to be a big draw and a fun way for us to engage our fans and get them even more excited about the upcoming PhotoPlus Expo in October. We have an active social media community who enjoy sharing their views about photography and wanted to bring an added level of interaction leading up to the show. The list of manufacturers participating in the sweepstakes will help us offer incredible prize packages for the next several weeks.”

Fans interested in participating in the online sweepstakes can opt-in at PhotoPlus Expo’s Facebook page at Once registered, fans are automatically entered into every sweepstakes drawing, which will take place twice each week beginning now and continuing through October 28.

PhotoPlus Expo will be held at the Javits Convention Center in New York City, October 27-29. WPPI NYC will be colocated with PhotoPlus with a special series of educational seminars on October 26 and Expo on October 27-28, 2011. Designed for photo-imaging professionals, the event showcases the latest advances in photography—everything from image capture and color management to retouching and storage—from the industry’s leading manufacturers. The show also offers over 115 photography and imaging seminars and hands-on labs taught by world-renowned expert.

Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI), a division of Nielsen Photo Group, serves the educational and business needs of wedding and portrait photographers. WPPI is a professional organization that exists to help member photographers by providing them with exclusive information, programs and professional services to assist with their photographic artistry and business needs.