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Epson Showcasing New Printing Technology and Hosting Renowned Photographers at PhotoPlus Expo
Epson-Sponsored Seminars Support Photography Education and In-Booth Signings Connect Attendees with Photography Icons

LONG BEACH, Calif., Oct. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson today announced it will be exhibiting at PhotoPlus Expo, held at the Javits Convention Center in New York City from Oct. 22-24. At its booth (#707), Epson will be showcasing its complete SureColor® P-Series photo printer line, including the SC-P400, SC-P600, SC-P800, SC-P6000, SC-P7000, SC-P8000, and SC-P9000. Epson will also be hosting a series of print signings with legendary photographers during the course of the show, as well as supporting several education-focused seminars for attendees.

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"PhotoPlus Expo is the largest photography and imaging show in North America, providing the ideal venue for Epson to showcase our most recent breakthrough photography printing technologies," said Mark Radogna, group product manager, Professional Imaging, Epson America, Inc. "In addition, we are excited to be hosting some of the industry's most renowned photographers in our booth for photography signings, providing attendees with the unique opportunity to meet these icons in person."

Following is the complete photographer signing schedule to take place at Epson's booth:

Photographer

Time

Thursday, Oct. 22

Jeremy Cowart

11 a.m. – Noon

Steve McCurry

1 – 2 p.m.

Walter Iooss

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 23

Greg Gorman

11 a.m. – Noon

Joe McNally

1 – 2 p.m.

Jay Maisel

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 24

Harry Benson

Noon – 1 p.m.

Anne Geddes

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

In addition, Epson is supporting and participating in several seminars during PhotoPlus Expo:

  • Perception, Light Gesture, Color and New Work: On Thursday, Oct. 22, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., Jay Maisel will demonstrate how and why images challenge perception and why you do not always see what you think you see. With an emphasis on perception, not manipulation, Maisel will discuss how he uses digital technology to enhance the way he works and will show new work on several themes.
  • Learn Posing from a Pro: On Friday, Oct. 23, from 10:15 a.m.12:15 p.m., internationally acclaimed wedding and portrait photographer Bambi Cantrell will demonstrate quick, easy ways to achieve the perfect pose without a lot of fuss.
  • The Latest Technologies for Large- and Very-Large Format Printing; Production of Brilliant Backlits and Prints Made with UV-Curable, ChromaLuxe, and Epson SureColor P-Series Printers with Epson UltraChrome® HD and HDX Ink: On Friday, Oct. 23, from 10:15 a.m.12:15 p.m., Henry Wilhelm, director of research at Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc., will moderate a seminar featuring a panel of six of the world's most accomplished printmakers. This seminar will look at printing options, including the new SureColor P-Series large format printers with Epson UltraChrome HD and HDX pigment inks, and explore the pros and cons of each. In addition, small and large format prints will be available for close examination by attendees.
  • From Oz to Kansas – Somewhere Over the Chromatic Grayscale: The Black and White on Black and White Conversions: On Friday, Oct. 23, from 2 – 4 p.m., Vincent Versace will share insights in answering the three most asked questions for black and white photography: 1) Did you see that color image in black and white? 2) Why don't my black and white images look like your black and white images? 3) Can you teach me how to "see" color in black and white?

For additional information about Epson professional imaging solutions, visit proimaging.epson.com.

About Epson
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in printing, visual communications, quality of life and manufacturing. Epson's lineup ranges from inkjet printers, printing systems and 3LCD projectors to industrial robots, smart glasses and sensing systems and is based on original compact, energy-saving, and high-precision technologies.

Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises nearly 70,000 employees in 94 companies around the world, and is proud of its contributions to the communities in which it operates and its ongoing efforts to reduce environmental burdens.

Epson America, Inc., based in Long Beach, Calif., is Epson's regional headquarters for the U.S., Canada, and Latin America. To learn more about Epson, please visit: epson.com. You may also connect with Epson America on Facebook (facebook.com/Epson), Twitter (twitter.com/EpsonAmerica), YouTube (youtube.com/EpsonAmerica), and Instagram (instagram.com/EpsonAmerica).

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For further information: Duane Brozek, Epson America, Inc., 562-290-5683, Duane_Brozek@ea.epson.com; or Stephanie Johnson, Walt & Company, 408-369-7200, ext. 1048, sjohnson@walt.com