Frequently Asked Questions

A PHOTO+ Membership includes access to all our top photography brands: PDN magazine, PhotoServe.com, WPPI Portrait & Wedding International Conference & Expo, PhotoPlus Expo and Rangefinder magazine. A membership includes subscriptions to both PDN and Rangefinder in print and online. Here are answers to frequently asked questions about the membership program. If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact us.

A Photo+ Membership includes access to all of our top photography brands: PDN Magazine, PhotoServe.com, WPPI Portrait & Wedding International Conference & Expo, PhotoPlus Expo and Rangefinder Magazine. A membership includes subscriptions to both PDN and Rangefinder magazines in print and online.

Benefits with Membership:

There are three levels of membership: Basic, Elite and Premium

Basic Membership Includes:

  • Subscriptions to PDN and Rangefinder magazines
  • Listing on PhotoServe.com – links, 10 searchable specialties
  • 30% discount on PDN and WPPI contests. (NO Discounts on Members-Only Contests)
  • Discounts for WPPI & PhotoPlus International Conference & Expo shows
  • Vendor/Association discounts – See our growing list of top-vendor discounts.

Elite Portfolio Membership Includes:

  • ● All Basic Membership benefits
  • 1 gallery – up to 10 still images
  • Promotion in Top 10 monthly picks
  • Your work promoted in newsletters to 15,000 creatives, social media and blog posts
  • Your contact information listed with dedicated web address, SEO, links and stats tracking
  • Your bio, clients, awards and testimonials

Premium Portfolio Membership Includes:

  • ● All Elite Membership benefits
  • 7 galleries with up to 500 images or video
  • Unlimited promotion with custom content written on your work
  • Your work in print: ¼ page print ad in PDN distributed to 5,000 creatives monthly
  • Your work promoted in newsletters to over 15,000 creatives, social media and blog posts

 

Basic Membership:

  • ● US Residents: $149.99/year
  • ● Canadian Residents: $169.99/year
  • ● International Residents: $199.99/year

Elite Membership:

  • ● US Residents: $299/year
  • ● Canadian Residents: $319/year
  • ● International Residents: $349/year

Premium Membership:

  • ● Option 1: $860/year in 4 payments of $215
  • ● Option 2: $800 if paid in full

Canada & International rates accommodate shipping costs for print magazines. If you already have a subscription, it will continue with your membership.

 

No credentials are needed for Photo+ Membership. Join now by clicking here.

Your first issues of PDN and Rangefinder will arrive in 4-6 weeks. (International may take longer due to delivery time needed.)

Once you receive your first issue of PDN, go to pdnonline.com and click ‘Login.’ Use your PDN account number on your label to ‘Set up your online access now.’ If you need further assistance contact PDN Customer Service at 800-687-8859 or 847-559-7533.

When entering contests, please use the same email address which you used to purchase your membership. Your e-mail acts as verifying ID for contest and show registration discounts.

Memberships are annual and are good for 1 PhotoPlus Expo show and 1 WPPI Conference & Expo annually. You must renew active membership to be able to attend the trade shows each year. Renewed membership will continue subscriptions to PDN and Rangefinder. Access to the WPPI Honors of Excellence requires renewed annual membership.

We do not have student or educator discounts.

We do offer a Studio Membership for studios of 5 or more people. Please contact Lynne Schreur for details.

The Basic Membership does not include images. You need to upgrade your account to an Elite or Premium Portfolio Membership on PhotoServe.com. Your Basic Membership fee will be applied to the upgrade.

Elite Membership:

  • ● US Residents: $299/year
  • ● Canadian Residents: $319/year
  • ● International Residents: $349/year

Premium Membership:

  • ● Option 1: $860/year in 4 payments of $215
  • ● Option 2: $800 if paid in full

 

Elite Membership:

  • ● US Residents: $299/year
  • ● Canadian Residents: $319/year
  • ● International Residents: $349/year

Premium Membership:

  • ● Option 1: $860/year in 4 payments of $215
  • ● Option 2: $800 if paid in full

 

You can click “Notify PDN” from your gallery or email Lynne Schreur at lynne.schreur@emeraldexpo.com.