Do you enjoy taking photos in your free time? Perhaps you are even considering of taking photography up as a full time profession? Well, then the fifth annual Photo & Film Expo is an event that you should not miss out on! The 2013 edition is one of the largest photographic events in Africa, and will take place at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg from the 31st of October to the 3rd of November. This four day event will showcase some excellent examples of still photography and film production in South Africa. The Photo & Film Expo will feature the latest in hardware, software, technology, lighting, techniques, facilities and courses in the photography and film fields.
Visitors can expect exhibitions from various leaders in the industry such as Canon, Energizer, Epson, Nikon, and many more! There will also be over a million rand worth of give-aways and various special deals on the widest range of photographic gadgets. Just by attending this event, you qualify automatically to enter the lucky draw. Stand a chance to win a wide variety of incredible prizes.
This expo will also feature free daily workshops and training sessions. With leaders in the industry, this should definitely be the event you have been looking for to gain more photographical knowledge. It doesn’t matter if you’re a struggling wedding photographer, a professional studio photographer or someone who is only starting out with photography. This event caters for all skill levels and genres.
Besides the over hundred unique presentations and demonstrations that are being offered by top local industry players, visitors can also expect appearances by a few international presenters like Pierre Poulain from Israel and Bruce Smith, Andrew Appleton and David Newtown from the UK. Visitors can expect presentations on topics like wedding photography, studio setups, fashion photography, and copyright law when it comes to your own photography .
Tickets to the Photo & Film Expo cost R200 for the all four days. Tickets for a single day cost R80 and students, teenagers and pensioners get a fifty percent discount. Take note that tickets are limited and are available from Web Tickets or can be bought at the door. Expo times are from 9 AM to 6 PM on all days. For more information visit the expo’s official website, check out their Facebook page or follow @PHOTOFILMEXPO on Twitter.
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