Are You Ready For The International Photographic Competition in 2020? Get Immersed In the Merit Cafe


Are You Ready For The International Photographic Competition in 2020? Get Immersed In the Merit Cafe

Imaging USA 2020 is all about growing your creativity, connecting with your fellow photographers, and achieving your professional photography dreams. There’s no better place to get started on your journey to reach new heights in your career than the Imaging USA Expo floor! One of the best features of the Expo floor is the IPC Merit Café.

Jurors from past International Photographic Competitions will be available at the Merit café to give you advice for the IPC 2020; the IPC experts at the Merit Cafe will be your most valuable asset in preparing for IPC 2020! Don’t miss your opportunity to check out the International Photographic Exhibit that shows off the merit-worthy images from IPC 2019. Use the Merit Café to your advantage! Get inspired with the International Photographic Competition and learn how to improve your skills for next year’s IPC!

The Merit Café will be open Sunday through Tuesday during regular Expo hours. This feature of the Expo is available for you to learn from these IPC experts, and ask any questions that come to mind. Don’t forget to immerse yourself in the information sessions being offered at the Merit Cafe to teach you about the IPC judging process and help you build your skills as a photographer. 

Here are some of the presentations you can expect to see at the café:

“Client vs. Competition Images. Is There a Difference?”

Sunday at 1pm led by Cris Duncan, M. Photog. M. Artist. Cr., CPP and Deanna Duncan, M. Photog. Cr.

“Technical Excellence and Prints vs. Digital”

Sunday at 2pm by Dennis Hammon, M. Photog. Cr., CPP, F-ASP.

“How Judges Determine Scores”

Monday at 12pm by Jamie Hayes, M. Photog. Cr., CPP, ABI, API.

“Using Storytelling to Raise Your Scores”

Tuesday at 1pm by Kira Derryberry, M. Photog. Cr., CPP.

And much more! If you’d like to see more of what’s to come at the IPC Merit Café check out the schedule here

Don’t forget to register for Imaging USA 2020 before December 4th to receive a discounted registration. See you in 2020!