WPPI 2020


Join SIGMA at Booth # 909 at the annual WPPI (Wedding & Portrait Photography International) Conference, February 23-27, 2020 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas! Enjoy informative presentations from SIGMA Pros including Judy Host, Meg Loeks and Jim Koepnick, SIGMA Ambassador McKenzie Deakins, plus featured speakers Pye Jirsa, Michael Anthony, and Hiram Trillo. Plus, learn about all the latest and greatest SIGMA lenses, and get acquainted with the world’s smallest full-frame camera, the SIGMA fp.

For five days each year, wedding, event and portrait photographers and videographers come together in Las Vegas to be inspired. Be a part of this remarkable community – evolve your aesthetic, gain invaluable strategies to grow your business, connect with friends, be dazzled by stories from industry icons and create lasting memories.

Show Hours

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 | 10am-4pm
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 | 10am-4pm
Thursday, February 27, 2020 | 10am-3pm

SIGMA Speaker Schedule at WPPI 2020

Tuesday 2/25
11:00 – 11:30Michelle Harris
Posing for Profit: Wedding Day Portraits that Pay the Bills
12:00 – 12:30McKenzie Deakins
Freshen Up Your Insta Feed with Macro to Build Your Social Presence
1:00 – 1:30Judy & Jim
Shooting Stunning Portraits with Compact Mirrorless Gear
2:00 – 2:30Michael Anthony
Mastering Fine Art Wedding & Portrait Photography
3:00 – 3:30Judy Host – LIVE SHOOTING
The Fashion Bride: Different Lenses, Different Perspectives
Wednesday 2/26
10:15 – 10:45Judy Host – LIVE SHOOTING
Lifestyle Engagement Shooting: 135mm for a Closer Look
11:30 – 12:00Pye Jirsa
Perfect Prime Posing: Ideal Portrait Setups at any Focal Length
12:30 – 1:00McKenzie Deakins
Elevate and Rejuvenate Your Engagement Photography
1:30 – 2:00Jim Koepnick
Capturing Perfect Candid Moments in Any Situation
2:30 – 3:00Hiram Trillo
Weddings: Capturing the Essence
3:30 – 4:00Meg Loeks
Capturing Authentic Emotion When Photographing Children
Thursday 2/27
11:00 – 11:30Judy Host – LIVE SHOOTING
Fine Art Wedding Portraits: Storytelling
12:00 – 12:30Meg Loeks
Fine Art Children’s Portraiture
1:00 – 1:30Hiram Trillo
High Fashion Shooting Techniques
2:00 – 2:30Jim Koepnick
Shooting Fast Action in Difficult Lighting Conditions

Photowalk with Judy Host

Thursday 2/27 (1:00 – 3:00PM) – Meet in Mandalay Bay Islander I (map)

Join Sigma Pro Judy Host for The Art of Environmental Dance, where Judy will demonstrate, using natural light, simple and easy setups for photographing dancers. Understanding the importance of how to make your subject look their best and accentuate their poses and dance positions will highlight this photowalk. Lighting, styling and lens perspective will also be discussed. Please bring your cameras and whatever lenses you wish to try. In addition, Sigma will be on hand to loan lenses in a variety of focal lengths.

Sigma Savings

Ask our reps about the exclusive Sigma savings at WPPI with our dealers at the show including Adorama, B&C Camera, B&H Photo, and Samy’s Camera.


Feb 25 2020 - Feb 27 2020


10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

More Info

Read More


Mandalay Bay
3950 S Las Vegas Blvd