Rick Freidman

Outstanding portrait and commercial photographer, who has photographed extensively in the political world of US presidents More »

Jim Cavanaugh

A national expert on Copyright Law and nationally respected Arial and corporatate interior photographer More »

Fay Sirkis

World renowned artist and digital painter, an ambassador for both Adobe and Corel Paint. More »

Cheryl Belczak

Well respected local photographer/designer with a passion for dark field macro photography. More »

James Schmelzer

A internationally known lighting guru, portrait and fashion photographer from Chicago. More »

Ron Magill

An internationally recognized zoological authority who has appeared on a wide variety of local, national, and international programs including National Geographic Explorer, the Today Show, Good Morning America, NBC Nightly News. More »

Lisa and Tom Cuchara

They have had many successful gallery exhibitions and their photographs have appeared in Adirondack Life, Wild Bird, Birder’s World, in calendars, and on the cover of paperback novel. More »

Matt Kloskowski

Matt Kloskowski is an award-winning photographer who is best know for his post production training for KelbyOne and Lynda.com to name a few. More »

Mary Lou Frost

During the past 13 years I have turned my attention fully to digital photography. My images have been exhibited at the Buffalo Museum of Science, The Amherst Center for Senior Services, Hospice Life Transition Center, and The Campos Group. More »



April  8, 9, 10, 2016

Buffalo Niagara Marriott, Buffalo, NY


The conference is over for this year, and we are already planning for 2017 and 2018.

For those interested:

Matt Kloskowski has offered to provide us with conference notes to all attendees,

Please email me for the links to the videos of all his classes.

Sorry for the double step but we needed to make certain that only attendees

have access to this great content.





Matt Kloskowski


Ellen Anon

Mark Bowie

Fay Sirkis

Lisa Cuchara

James Schmelzer

Jeff Allen

Joe Buissink

Rick Friedman

Ron Magill

Mary Lou Frost

Cheryl Belczak

Ray Sopczuk

William Potter 

Stephanie Lewczyk

and more!

We will have model shoots and other photo opportunities, a trade show, conference workshops in a variety of levels that will appeal to all photographers from beginner to professional, as well as print and slide salons.

Vendors and sponsors Include:

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Come out and see the latest in equipment, and talk to the manufacturers experts.