Celebrate with Your Photography Family at Imaging USA

Celebrate Your Success

Imaging USA is THE place to kick off a successful new year with 10,000 of your best friends as you party like rock stars alongside fellow photographers. You'll make new connections, rekindle old friendships and dance the night away!

So mark your calendar and pack your dancing shoes for Imaging USA's must-attend celebrations.

Imaging USA Welcome Party

Sunday, January 22

Imaging USA 2023 kicks off with a Welcome Party at the Gaylord Opryland. Kick-off your year of photography in style as you dance the night away, find unique photo ops everywhere you look and re-connect with your friends while making new ones!

PPA Closing Party

Tuesday, January 24

There’s nothing like a strong finish, and you’ll find exactly that at the Closing Party.  Music, a rocking dancefloor, food, drinks, and some fun photo ops will all converge at the Gaylord Opryland. Hold those newly made memories (and friends!) tight as you celebrate and document the last night of Imaging USA. 

PPA Award & Degree Ceremony

Monday, January 23

Join us as we recognize our PPA Degree recipients, Imaging Excellence recipients, and PPA award recipients! Don’t miss this unique opportunity to cheer on our members and celebrate them for their accomplishments.

If you can't join us in person, you can watch the ceremony live on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/tDlqH5BephY

Grand Imaging Awards & World Photographic Cup Announcement
Monday, January 23

Join us live for the Grand Imaging Awards & World Photographic Cup Announcement. Celebrate the best images and image-makers from the International Photographic Competition and learn who will take this year’s prestigious Grand Imaging Award. We'll close with the announcement of the World Photographic Cup top 10 Finalists and Best of Nation winners.

If you can't join us in person, you can watch the ceremony live on YouTube here:  https://youtu.be/AvUnyezMllo