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.

Premium Portfolio Membership Includes All Basic Membership Benefits PLUS:

  • ● Promotion in Top 10 Monthly Picks
  • ● Your contact information listed with dedicated web address, SEO, links, and stats tracking
  • ● Your bio, clients and awards
  • 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: $199.99/year
  • ● Canadian Residents: $219.99/year
  • ● International Residents: $239.99/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.

Premium Membership:

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

 

PhotoServe.com is one of the most respected showcases for great photography. For Premium members, the PHOTO+ Team acts as your personal PR agent pushing out promotion of your news, assignments, personal projects, and exhibitions throughout our channels including PhotoServe.com, social media and monthly newsletter of more than 15,000 creatives. All content is optimized for SEO delivering an average of 12,000 visitors per month. Premium members also have the opportunity to be featured front and center on the homepage through our Top 10 Monthly pick program which showcases photographers on our homepage and in our newsletter. Premium members have the added bonus of additional galleries and photos, unlimited promotion of your work and a one time placement of a ¼ page ad in PDN magazine.

 

You can click “Notify PDN” from your gallery or email Peter Berberian at peter.berberian@emeraldexpo.com.