By on 2011-09-01

Westcott to exhibit latest products and services at PhotoPlus Expo in New York City, NY on October 27-29, 2011

TOLEDO, OH – March 9, 2011 – The F.J. Westcott Company has announced that it will demonstrate its complete line of products and services at this year’s PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo in New York City from October 27-29, 2011 at the Javits Convention Center. Attendees at this year’s show will have an opportunity to receive hands-on demos of the latest products including, Spiderlite TD6, Parabolic Umbrella, Modern Vintage Backgrounds, Reflectors and more.

WPPI NYC, the first ever WPPI Expo to take place on the East Coast, is co-locating with PhotoPlus Expo this fall in new exhibit space at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. WPPI NYC will host a full day of educational seminars for professional photographers on Wednesday, October 26, 2011. A two-day Expo will follow on October 27-28, 2011 from 10:00am – 5:00pm each day.

The new and improved Spiderlite TD6 (#6220) is the industry’s most powerful compact fluorescent lighting system on the market today. Able to house up to six 50-watt fluorescents (#0061), this unit is equivalent to over 1200-watts of power. Easily change your color output to tungsten through an optional Tungsten Halogen 6-pack (#6826) of lamps offering 900-watts of pure power.

“We are excited that Westcott will join us at this year’s PhotoPlus Expo,” explains Jeff McQuilkin, Director – PDN PhotoPlus International Conference & Expo. “The show continues to bring together innovative manufacturers, world class photographers, and imaging experts to create an incredible learning experience. Westcott certainly adds to this learning experience,” Mr. McQuilkin added.

“We are very excited to be a part of PhotoPlus Expo this year,” explains Amber McCoy, Marketing Specialist. “The show attracts many of the worlds most talented and respected photographers, including several who work closely with our team at Westcott. There is a level of excitement and enthusiasm at PhotoPlus that is contagious throughout the show and we’re excited to be a part of it.”

About The F.J. Westcott Company
The F.J. Westcott Company is an industry-leading producer of photography and video lighting products. Founded in 1899, F.J. Westcott pioneered the photography light control industry, and today offers a complete portfolio of lighting equipment, light modifiers, backgrounds and accessories to professionals, enthusiasts and consumers. Headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, F.J. Westcott consists of brands including Westcott® professional lighting equipment, Photo Basics® enthusiast and educational lighting products, and a background rental service

For more information on F.J. Westcott, please visit or call 800.886.1689. You can also follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

About PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo
Designed for professionals in the photographic and imaging industries, PhotoPlus Expo showcases the latest advances in photography. Held annually at the Javits Convention Center, attendees have the opportunity to explore an inspiring array of photography and imaging products and services – everything from image capture and color management to retouching and storage – all from the industry’s leading manufacturers. The show also offers over 115 photography and imaging seminars and hands-on labs taught by world-renowned experts with a focus on cutting-edge innovations in digital imaging products and techniques.

About WPPI

Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI), a division of Nielsen Photo Group, is an organization that serves the educational and business needs of wedding and portrait photographers. WPPI is a professional organization that exists to help member photographers by providing them with exclusive information, programs and professional services to assist with their photographic artistry and business needs. WPPI routinely supplies its members with new benefits and valuable industry information enabling them to succeed in today’s active photo market business.

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