What is NiPHEC?

Nigeria Photography Expo & Conference (NiPHEC) is the largest photography and imaging show in West Africa. You’ll have the opportunity to explore photography-related products from different exhibitors, network with world-class photographers, attend conference seminars, keynote presentations, special events & much more. NiPHEC is proudly brought to you by eloPhotos Academy & holds annually in April. Next year’s show will be held from June 14 – June 20, 2015 in Abuja & Lagos, Nigeria. Registration for seminars begins soon. Subscribe to this page and we’ll keep you posted. Whatever you do, do not MISS IT! Click here to view the pictures of the 2014 edition of NiPHEC. For more updated information, kindly follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram , Google+ & YouTube

Trade Show and Seminars

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Joe McNally teaching a class at NiPHEC 2013

NiPHEC is an annual photography event for professionals, students, educators and advanced amateurs interested in the photography and digital imaging industries such as commercial, editorial, advertising, wedding, portrait and art photography, among others. The photography conference includes photography classes, seminars, lectures and workshops taught by some of the finest photography instructors and speakers on subjects such as lighting and posing, wedding photography, business and marketing, social media, software and workflow, and video and multimedia. 2015 schedule of seminars will be available by February 28, 2015.

Conference speakers & facilitators for the 2015 edition include (among others) Aisha Augie-Kuta, Uche James-Iroha, Olamide Bakare, Rick Sammon, Emmanuel Effiong-Bright, Seun Akisanmi, Bisola Ijalana and many more. Kindly send us a mail at info@niphec.com for more details regarding supporting or sponsoring this monumental event in the photography industry.

Once registration is opened on February 28(2015), you may choose to purchase a variety of conference passes that suit your time or budget. These pass options provide access to classes that reveal the latest trends and techniques, and may help you reach new skill levels and compete more effectively in today’s active photo business market. The experience and knowledge you can gain by attending the Conference may be more than you can obtain anywhere else. Advanced amateur and professional photographers alike can be inspired by a conference class to try something new, develop broader photographic skills, redefine a personal photographic style or learn to rely less on software and post-production and more on yourself, your vision and your camera. Even more, a conference class at NiPHEC is a great place to be surrounded by other photographers who share a similar passion, all while learning from your favorite photographers.

For pictures of the highlights of NiPHEC 2013, CLICK HERE.

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Michael Grecco teaching a class on Lighting & the Dramatic Portrait at NiPHEC 2013

The trade show provides attendees with access to emerging technology, hardware and software solutions and digital imaging product demonstrations from some of the leading brand names in the photography industry. This is one of the best places to try and compare products and even discover the unexpected solution that may help you be more creative or productive. Attending the trade show is free of charge

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  1. Please ild love to attend.

  2. inspired to read this…

  3. Please I would love to know more about the seminar and I don’t know if this seminar is meant for me cuz I have never layed my hands on a camera before but I really would love to be a professional photographer… I hope I get a reply from you soonest.. Thanks.

    • Thanks for writing. The conference will be starting by end of April. By February ending you can visit the site to view and register for the lineup of classes we’ll be having. I’m sure we’ll have classes that suit you. Wishing you the best this year. Cheers

  4. I will be glad to attend

  5. Nice one keep it up.

  6. Photography must have its way in Africa

  7. what do i need to do to be part of the upcoming seminars and programme

    • I’ll recommend you subscribe to this site or just ‘like’ our Facebook page at http://WWW.FB.com/niphec
      We’ll be posting updates there

  8. i need to know, i mean i need follow ups

  9. I must b present in NiPHEC 2014

  10. I must be a part of this seminar….I’m an amateur in photography,but I’m passionate about it,hope in this seminar I’d be able to learn how to adjust the settings of models of cameras? Pls reply asap,thanks.

  11. cool stuff Seun it is a big deal raising the flag for nigerian photography

    • Thanks Ambassador.

  12. Is the Expo holding only in Lagos cos I reside in Abuja. If there is going to be any in Abuja please can I know the session days n times

    • For this year’s edition, it will hold only in Lagos for logistic reasons.

  13. So interesting,always found photography interesting…
    after attending d most preferred seminar of my choice,would there be a likeliness of having personal photography tutorial session..or the seminar entails a practical session too??..
    thanks..nd good job..lookin forward to a response

    • Depending on the session you attend, there should be a practical session if the class requires it. The class on studio lighting for example mandates a practical session while that on branding might not have the type of practicals you envisage.

  14. It’s innovative and educative. I will attend, pls can i attend without having camera?

    • Sure you can. Of course if I were you, I wouldn’t mind borrowing a camera to take pictures with top photographers that will be attending. Just thinking aloud

  15. wow this what i have been waiting for what do i need to b part of this seminar?

  16. Am really excited about this, and would love to be a part of this

  17. can someone attend the exhibition and conference without doing any photography course?

    • You can only attend the exhibition and opening ceremony (if you register in advancwe) without paying. Every other course in the conference comes with a fee attached. You can view the schedule at http://www.niphec.com/seminars

  18. Pls I have paid for the seminar and have gotten my confirmation email but the problem i have now is that I can’t find the email again and we are to print out that page when coming for the seminar.pls what do I do?

    • Kindly check your email now. We’ve resent it. Looking forward to hosting you at NiPHEC

  19. lasppan member already! see u dere

  20. I see photography industry take a fresh course that turn around individual and collective business of this nation for good.

  21. Impressive looking forward to attending this year

  22. I wish to learn photography,pls assist me out.

  23. Hello,jst heard abt NiPHEC and I think I’m interested.

  24. Beginner in photography

  25. Good one and i strongly belive this will help we the photographers in other or upgrade and update our self in photography business..
    Once again good one

  26. It soo! Beautiful,bright n colourful.

  27. Keep me posted of any development in the photo world.

  28. Good to hear abt this seminar.can i still register now

  29. I’m definitely going to attend this, i have a flair for photography …. I’m inn!!!

    • Looking forward to seeing you there

  30. How do I participate?

  31. I’m going to attend, i love photography

  32. Love to be part of this!

  33. please i am interested in learning the art and craft of photography, is their any photography academy where i can learn and understand it.

  34. pls can one still register for this today cos I jst heard abt it nd d event is starting tomorrow. Pls reply me asap how I can register. Tnx

    • You can show up at the venue to register for the event. Looking forward to hosting you at NiPHEC

  35. Kudos to NIPHEC and her entire Team for the success of this Year’s just concluded Photography conference NIPHEC 2014. Lots of impact made, loads were learnt, expanded photographers network, brilliant ideas conceived, amazing concept emerged and a whole lot more.
    Looking forward to subsequent ones of its kind in the future.
    God bless the Convener, Seun Akisanmi and Elophotos crew.
    More power, Wisdom and Strength to your elbow!
    May you find fulfillment!

  36. I like your programme.Please,remind me of next programme/seminar in 2015

    • Next year’s edition Holds from April 27 to May 2, 2015. Looking forward to hosting you

  37. I look forward to hearing from you!

  38. I love photography with all passion .I missed just concluded niphec with a reason ?
    Pls sir I would like to be posted 4 next conference.

  39. This is a topic that is near to my heart…

    Thank you! Where are your contact details though?

  40. Please mail me for the nect meeting.thanks

  41. When and where is the 2015 conference holding? Any plans yet?

    • It will hold in Lagos from April 29th – May 3rd, 2015. Details will be announced by January 2015.

  42. Would love to come for the next session.

  43. Am pleased to learn about this, i am passionate about photography and will want to give it a trial as a part time carrea . Pls kindly give me the financial implication of the conference passes. Pls i will also want know if the confrence is suitable for an amature without experience like me?

  44. I am an upcoming photographer based in PH and I’ll like to attend d seminar in oda to upgrade my self, how many days is d workshop, is der any provision for accomodation, and how much is d fee for d seminar? Thanks.

    • Details of the conference will be posted up by end of January… Kindly visit niphec.com/seminars for more info by February 1. Thanks

  45. how will I participate as a photographer?

  46. Is there an application this year?

  47. Please send me your contact number, I have quite a number of issues to discuss on foreign participation.

    • You can reach us on 234-08120129149 or 234-08023008873

  48. I’ll right away take hold of your rss feed as I can not find your e-mail subscription link or newsletter service.
    Do you have any? Please let me realize in order that I may just subscribe.

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