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2020 Perfect Vision Conference

  • 04 Apr 2020
  • 9:00 AM
  • 06 Apr 2020
  • 11:00 PM
  • Mirabeau Park Hotel & Convention Center, 1100 N. Sullivan Rd., Spokane Valley, WA 99037


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:


Welcome to the PPW 2020 Spring Conference!!

Our conference is perfectly timed to keep you headed toward your 2020 goals in the new year – and give you that boost as you roll into the second quarter of 2020. We have so much instore for our attendees. And it all starts in Spokane, WA April 4-6, 2020.

You read that right – EASTERN Washington! A perfect central location for all our northwest professional and aspiring photographers, not just those from all across Washington state – but a short drive from Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Canada. All NW Photographers are welcome!

Our speaker session lineup includes:

  • Mary Ann Breshears, AFP will share How to Create Your 2020 Vision - what makes a thriving photography business or a successful professional photographer.
  • Tim Mathiesen, M.Photog.Cr. F-ASP, EA-ASP is presenting our State Judging Academy - a workshop will cover the process of judging and will break down the “12 Elements” of print competition.
  • Bruce Berg, M.Photog. Cr. will help us reframe our thinking with Change or Die!
  • Toni Johnson-Harryman, M.Photog Cr. will help us Dream. Emote. Play. Create. Learn about basic art principles and getting emotion into your work.
  • Gena Tussey, M. Photog, CPP, will show us Fluffy Butts for Fun and Profit. Creating the ideal pet session.

Our Annual State Image Competition begins April 4th – and image uploads open on February 13th. Get those prints ready to showcase your work and get some merits in 2020! For ALL the information for competition and categories – go to https://ppw.org/competition-2020/

As always - there is the Fun Party – A Roaring 20’s evening, a full-on costume party with fun and surprises that include dinner and a great time at Larry Capone’s Speakeasy (Al’s long. lost cousin) The evening will be a fundraiser for the PPW Scholarship Fund.

This all happens at the beautiful Mirabeau Park Hotel in the Spokane Valley, We have a great line-up of speakers, workshops and an awesome print competition – plus some fun, great connections and a few surprises ready for you! Sign Up today and plan to join us!

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We are excited to have you a part of our annual conference!

If you have any questions about your registration, please don’t hesitate contacting Faye Johnson at fayejohnson@comcast.net or 360-509-6994.

Hotel Reservations 

Lodging is at the Mirabeau Park Hotel & Convention Center, 1100 N. Sullivan Rd., Spokane Valley, WA 99037. Make room reservations by calling 509-924-9000. Ask for PPW Group Rate: $119.00 + tax (single occupancy) or $129.00 + tax (double occupancy). Hotel reservations must be booked by March 5, 2020. We have a limited room block that is first come, first served. 

Program Refund/Cancellation Policies: Withdrawal from attending may be made by written request no later than 30 calendar days prior to the event and is subject to a $50 administration fee. Withdrawal fewer than 30 calendar days prior to the event is non-refundable. PPW reserves the right to cancel courses or refuse admission to any attendee. In case of a cancellation by PPW, the attendee will receive a full refund. Returned checks incur a $25 service fee. 

The Professional Photographers of Washington

27088 Ohio Ave NE
Kingston, WA 98346

(360) 818-4348

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