What is Imaging USA?

It's the longest-running photographic conference, tradeshow, and exhibit in the USA, drawing 10,000 working photographers each year. Dating back to 1880, the event is always growing and evolving to help photographers become better artists, grow as entrepreneurs, and be inspired to do and be more.

This photographers' dream event has 3 days of a 70,000 square foot trade show, 80+ sessions to pick from several tracks of photography and business classes, 2 all-inclusive parties, an impactful keynote, and several ceremonies with some of the biggest names in photography. And for those who want an extra dose of learning in a smaller group format you'll have the option to add up to 3 days of pre-conference classes!

Simply put: if you are a working photographer, Imaging USA is the event you won't want to miss.

NEW! for 2019: Learn how to Bridge the Gap Between You & Your Consumers.

main conference: Jan 20–22, 2019 | Pre-con (add-on): Jan 17–19, 2019

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Build

a support network of people who love the industry as much as you do.

Delight

in cutting-edge product & solution deals.

Grow

your technical, artistic & business know-how.

Diversity

to build a more profitable business while feeding your creativity.

Way More Than Just a Trade Show

Thousands attend from around the world for a level of learning and networking you just can't find elsewhere.

“I had a wonderful time, learned a few things, and met some great people. Thanks for putting on a great show!”

— Gwen Meehan

Professional Photographers of America

Imaging USA is hosted by Professional Photographers of America (PPA) - the largest international nonprofit association serving working photographers. Almost as long-lived as photography itself, PPA gives 30,000+ pros protection, resources, and education to help elevate their art and their business , while teaching them how to close the gap between what they do and what consumers want.