The Southern Hemisphere’s largest photographic imaging exhibition opens at the Sydney Convention Centre on Saturday, June 25 and runs for the entire weekend.
June 21, 2011: The Southern Hemisphere’s largest photographic imaging exhibition opens at the Sydney Convention Centre on Saturday, June 25 and runs for the entire weekend.
Occupying three halls at Darling Harbour, visitors will be able to see all the latest from leading companies such as Panasonic, Hewlett Packard, Epson, Fujifilm, Canon, Nikon, Pentax, Ricoh and Olympus. In total, more than 100 exhibitors will display their latest developments in imaging technology and innovation on their stands.
Over the weekend, home entertainment connectivity will be the theme at an enlarged show theatre where leading consumer electronics experts will demonstrate and explain how the modern camera, 3D and internet integrate with home living. Show organisers are also urging visitors to bring their cameras as there will be much to see and photograph. A special “Bring Your Photos to Life” photo workshop will be led by well known photographer ,Shelton Mueller. People who bring their cameras will get free hands-on tuition in a special studio set up. In the tuition process, participants will be directly involved in the lighting and posing techniques used by master photographers.
Visitors will also be able to witness the judging of the 2012 Canon Australian Professional Photographer of the Year contest and hear for themselves the comments from the judges as they assess the work submitted by top professionals from around Australia.
The show is open each day between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Attendance is free if pre-registered or with a free pass supplied by your photo retailer or by visiting www.pmaaustralia.com.au.