PhotoExpo Live 2021! | August 12-14, 2021
We are excited to announce PhotoExpo Live on August 12-14, 2021. PhotoExpo Live will be both in-person and virtual. We are having three, yes three exciting photo walks starting with Westcott Pro, Robert Trawick leading the way at Photo Walk in the Rock! Our own Jeremy “The Great” Smith will guide you through portrait lighting with his Creative Lighting Photo Walk! The very talented photographer Barry Hamilton will be up bright and early to take lead on a special Sunrise Photo Walk! All Photo Walk’s of course are in-person and open to everyone to attend.
All in-person photo walks and virtual speakers are FREE!
We have an incredible line up of photographers presenting virtually throughout the weekend. Pre-register and watch Live to have a chance to WIN prizes. You will not want to miss our keynote speakers Joel Grimes, Canon Explorer of Light and Joe Edelman, Tether Tools Pro! And of course, Robert Trawick, Westcott PRO as our event MC. Plus, special presentations by local photographers that we all know and love.
Pre-register for PhotoExpo Live and you are entered for a chance for our Prize Giveaways announced before each virtual presentation!
It’s always a great time to purchase new gear during our Bedford events. All 7 stores and at bedfords.com
will have special promotions during this weekend. Many of our locations will have manufacturer reps in-store, so be sure to come in and check the latest photographic gear and talk to the pros!
Buying Used Gear
You can always sell or trade your used photo gear at Bedford’s, however during this event we will be motivated to make a deal, by offering you an extra 10% on your trade when applying to a new purchase.
We want to see your BEST shot! Enter our PhotoExpo Live Photo Contest for your chance to WIN! Winners will be announced on Friday August 13th at 6:50PM just before Joel Grimes presentation.
Nature / Landscape - Portrait / People
We will have 3 winners for each category
1st Place - $200 Bedford Gift Card
2nd Place – $100 Bedford Gift Card
3rd Place - $50 Bedford Gift Card
Please only submit up to (2) images for each category.
Email your entries to John Rose – email@example.com
please put PHOTO CONTEST as the subject line. Include your name and phone# in the body of the email.
Each image submitted should not exceed a file size of 25MB.
DEADLINE to submit images is Saturday July 31st.
Schedule of Events
THURSDAY AUGUST 12 – PHOTO WALK IN THE ROCK with Robert Trawick 6:30pm – 8:30pm Little Rock River Market IN – PERSON PHOTO WALK
FRIDAY AUGUST 13 – LIGHT TALES with Robert Trawick, Wescott Pro 10am – 11:15am VIRTUAL
FRIDAY AUGUST 13 – BIRDING & BACKYARD WILDLIFE with Matthew Dyson 1pm – 2:15pm VIRTUAL
FRIDAY AUGUST 13 – TAKING A PHOTO VS CREATING A PHOTO with Bobby Burton 3pm – 4:15pm VIRTUAL
FRIDAY AUGUST 13 – STROBE LIGHTING MADE SIMPLE KEYNOTE PRESENTATION – Joel Grimes, Canon Explorer of Light 7:00pm – 8:30pm VIRTUAL
SATURDAY AUGUST 14 – SUNRISE PHOTO WALK with Barry Hamilton 6:00am – 8:00am Two Rivers Bridge Park - IN – PERSON PHOTO WALK
SATURDAY AUGUST 14 – UNDERSTANDING CREATIVITY to IMPROVE YOUR PHOTOGRAPHY KEYNOTE PRESENTATION with, Joe Edelman, Tether Tools Pro 9:30am – 11:00am VIRTUAL
SATURDAY AUGUST 14 – CREATIVE COMPOSITION with Alex Kent 11:30am – 12:45pm VIRTUAL
SATURDAY AUGUST 14 – A PHOTOGRAPHER’S PERSPECTIVE: 25 YEARS OF PHOTOGRAPHY with Jason Crader. 1:30pm – 2:45pm VIRTUAL
SATURDAY AUGUST 14 – ONE – LIGHT PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY with Jeremy Smith 3:30pm – 4:45pm VIRTUAL
SATURDAY AUGUST 14 – CREATIVE LIGHTING PHOTO WALK with Jeremy Smith 6:30pm – 8:30pm Argenta Arts District, North Little Rock IN – PERSON PHOTO WALK