NEW YORK, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo has announced it will host its annual "PhotoPlus Expo Bash" Friday night, October 29 on the USS Intrepid. The USS Intrepid is one of the most famous and successful ships in U.S. history, now a national historic landmark and unique attraction in New York City. Attendees of this year's PDN PhotoPlus Bash will have access to the entire ship including an incredible array of sea, air, and space exhibits representing some of the most memorable moments in American history. In addition, attendees will have access to the Intrepid's flight deck, revealing breathtaking views of Manhattan.
The annual PDN PhotoPlus Bash will be held on Friday night, October 29 from 8:00 p.m. to 11 p.m. Tickets are currently available for the early bird rate of $25.00 until October 15 as a registrant of the show. For more information go to at PhotoPlus Expo Bash. Cocktails and a live DJ will add to the evening's festivities.
"This year's PhotoPlus Expo Bash aboard the USS Intrepid is expected to be the biggest photography party to date and is clearly the most interesting and exciting venue we've had for our annual party," said Lauren Wendle, Vice President and Group Publisher of Photo District News. "The interactive exhibits and displays will offer great picture-taking opportunities and the view of Manhattan from the ship's flight deck is simply breathtaking. We hope everyone will be able to join us for this fun and memorable experience," added Ms. Wendle.
Fighter planes, helicopters, a submarine and even the Air France Concorde are all part of the Intrepid's Sea, Air, and Space museum. All will be available for exploration and photos. Guests will also have an opportunity to immerse themselves in the new, 14-seat 4D Motion Ride Theater where they can transcend time, space, and imagination. Each seat brings a wide range of dynamic 4D simulation and vibration, combined with 3D graphics, high definition sound and unmatched speed. Put on your 3D glasses and hold on tight!
To learn more about the USS Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, visit the Intrepid Museum.
About PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo
Designed for professionals in the photographic and imaging industries, PhotoPlus showcases the latest advances in photography, both traditional and digital. Held annually at the Jacob 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 100 photography and imaging seminars and hands-on workshops taught by world-renowned experts with a focus on cutting-edge innovations in digital imaging products and techniques.
About the USS Intrepid
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is one of America's leading historic, cultural and educational institutions. Opened in 1982, the Museum has welcomed more than 10 million visitors. The Museum is centered on the aircraft carrier Intrepid (CVS-11), one of the most successful ships in U.S. history, and now a national historic landmark and one of the most unique attractions in New York City. In 1943, Intrepid was commissioned and served proudly in World War II. She went on to serve as one of the primary recovery vessels for NASA, three tours of duty off Vietnam, and submarine surveillance in the North Atlantic during the Cold War. Today she continues her service as a premiere educational center and a monument to all who have served our nation in uniform. The Museum features a range of interactive exhibits and events providing a snapshot of heroism, education, and excitement.
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