PRESS RELEASE: Bièvres International Photofair
Saturday 5th - Sunday 6th of June 2010
First of its category and unique, the Bièvres international Photofair is rightly nicknamed the « Mecca of Photography ». This event gathers photo professionals and amateurs and is a must. It is held every first weekend of June, in Bièvres, a town located 12 km south of Paris. Whether you are a photographer, a graphic designer, an illustrator, a leader writer, a collector, a second-hand dealer, an antique-hunter or simply a photo-fan, you should come and join the game. You will spend a great time with captivating meetings and exchanges, bargaining and trading! Every year, the fair attracts thousands of visitors from all over the world. This 47th edition will again provide you with numerous events. The whole game is for free!
So, let the ball start rolling and come score with us!
…Antiquity and second-hand field
At the Bièvres Photofair, one buys, one sells ! In the fairground, more than 2 hectares, you will find the largest team from all Europe with over 300 traders. Europeans, Japanese and Americans, will all be there… And this year again, they won’t stay on the bench ! Rare pieces of equipment, collection objects, vintage cameras, lens and accessories whether for film or digital equipments, vintage pictures and old books, … will be offered for sale. This is the heart of the Fair, which provides purchasers from all countries!
… Creativity field
On Sunday 6th of June, the Art of Photography will be under the spotlights. Over 100 artists will show their creations at the Artistic Fair. Our partners will generously reward the best of them. It will not stop there; more is to come. So, stay on-line!
… State-of-the-art technologies field
For the third year, many conferences will take place. Our partners at the 3rd Rencontres de Bièvres will enthusiastically introduce you to their latest technologies. Digital lovers, you will be awarded a free kick! Last year, various subjects were covered, among them Photoshop CS4, Lightroom2, Captures NX2 and more demos. What’s up this year?
So join the game and discover the full programme and practical information at: www.foirephoto-bievre.com or contact :
Ava Brodsky de Gouttes
Antique and second hand market manager
0033 6 84 28 29 76
or for artists :
Photoclub Paris Val-de-Bièvre
0033 1 43 22 11 72
(First posted on Monday, April 26, 2010 at 18:04 EDT)