Photoworld 2020 opens at Glorietta

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    The Federation of Philippine Photographers Foundation (FPPF) announces the holding of Photo World Asia 2020 on Jan. 30 – Feb. 4 in Makati, the 34th edition of the annual international conference of photographers and photography trade show.

    Chairman of PWA 2020 is multi-awarded photographer Engr. James Singaldor of Samahang Litratista ng Rizal (SLR) camera club. As event chairman, Engr. Singlador will be overall in-charge of preparations for the activities at the photography trade show in Glorietta Ayala Malls, and the international photographers’ conference at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Convention Center in Makati.

    PWA is an annual event that has been going on since 1987 under the FPPF. The FPPF is a non-profit organization of photographers dedicated to the promotion of photography in the Philippines.

    There are two components of the event: the photography trade show at the Glorietta Ayala malls will showcase the latest trends and products in the industry with major camera manufacturers and photography suppliers participating, and the international photographers’ conference at the AIM where photographers learn from each other’s experiences to improve their craft.

    Theme for PWA 2020 is “Travel and Lifestyle.” Renowned photographers are scheduled to speak at the conference.

    The photography trade show at the Glorietta Ayala is free and open to the public. The international photographers’ conference at the AIM in Makati, Jan. 31 – Feb. 2, requires registration and entrance fee. There will be a 10% discount for seniors, students, and PWDs.

    For inquiries, contact FPPF c/o Kim Salvador/Mae Murphy, Femii Bldg., A. Soriano St., Intramuros, Manila, tel. numbers 8524-7576/8524-0371 or visit www.photoworldmanila.com.