Eugene H. Mopsik, Executive Director
American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP)
Phone: 215 451 2767
Philadelphia, PA… The American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP) will sponsor and host a number of important events at this year’s Photo Plus Expo, the preeminent photographer trade event of the year. The Expo will be held October 27 – 29, 2011 at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York. ASMP’s participation includes sponsorship of seminars on current business topics and a presentation on copyright practices. ASMP will also have a presence at Booth #1276 where a representative from the US Copyright Office will be available on Friday the 28th.
ASMP sponsored seminars will include: Sales and Negotiating for the New Photo Business Reality with Speaker Blake Discher; Breaking Into the Biz: What Every Student and Emerging Photographer Should Know with Speaker Judy Herrmann; and What Every Photographer Should Know About Copyright with Speakers Richard Kelly and Susan Carr. To register for these seminars, go here.
According to ASMP Executive Director Eugene Mopsik, “ASMP considers the Expo an exceptional networking and educational event. We invite those who are attending the show to take the opportunity to stop by the booth and talk with ASMP’s leadership and staff. This year, we are pleased to again host a representative from the US Copyright Office, who will be available to answer questions and discuss issues on Friday.”
ASMP’s Annual Member Meeting will take place Friday evening October 28th. The meeting will feature updates by ASMP President Jim Cavanaugh and Education Director Susan Carr, and a presentation entitled Photographers Helping Photographers, in which several members will share how they have leveraged changes in the industry and new technologies to create new channels of income.
ASMP is the premier trade association for photographers, providing members with all the tools, information and support needed to run successful photography businesses. Over 7,000 strong with 39 chapters throughout the country, ASMP members are recognized as a community of forward-thinking professionals.
Learn more about ASMP’s activities at the Expo here.
For information about the PhotoPlus Expo, go here.