2009

WNPA Member Pics: A look back at the 2009 convention

WNPA Member Pics: A look back at the 2009 convention

IPPA – WNPA Convention 2009 Friday night out

Friday night after the contest judging there will be a night out with our friends from the Illinois Press Photographers Association at the Essen House/Come Back Inn, starting at 8 p.m. The Essen House is located at: 514 E. Wilson St. http://www.essen-haus.com/


Convention Schedule

Schedule for the Sat. March 21, 2009 WNPA Convention at the Pyle Center 10 -11 a.m.  coffee, bagels, and registration. Vendors from Canon, Nikon, will host displays of the latest gear.  (Break sponsored by Canon) Slideshows of winning images will be displayed. 11 a.m. – NOON  Ami Vitale NOON -1 p.m.  Dai Sugano 1 p.m. […]


Hotel update for Convention Weekend

WNPA Contest Chair John Maniaci checked in on the hotel booking situation for the WNPA convention weekend and here it is: The Edgewater is booked, as expected and all of the judges are set. The Lowell Center is also booked, 18 rooms filled. At the Concourse, as of Wednesday, there were still more than 30 […]


2009 WNPA Convention Speakers List

So far WNPA/IPPA has confirmed these convention speakers. Stay tuned with more exciting speaker updates! Ami Vitale Ami Vitale is an independent journalist based in New Delhi, India. Her photography and stories from events in Europe, The Middle East and Africa have appeared in publications including Time, Newsweek, U.S. News & World Report, BusinessWeek, The […]


Register for the WNPA/IPPA Convention

The 2009 joint WNPA/IPPA Convention will be held at the Pyle Center in Madison, Wis. on Saturday, March 21, 2009, starting at 8:30 a.m. Download the Convention Registration Form, including maps, parking and hotel information. Download Convention Registration Form Here


Hotel rooms and parking for the WNPA convention

WNPA has some hotel rooms reserved in Madison, Wis. over March 19-21 for the joint WNPA/IPPA Convention. This is helpful because the convention takes place the same week as the state basketball tournament in addition to other Madison-area events over the weekend. Hotel rooms are typically scarce during that time. But again, no need to […]


Illinois to join 2009 WNPA Convention in Madison

The 2009 WNPA convention will be held in Madison, Wis. over March 20-21. It will be a joint convention with the Illinois Press Photographers Association. More information, contest entry forms, hotel and speaker details coming soon!