October 09, 2007 11:00 ET® Celebrates 3rd Annual BetterPhoto Summit -- a Resounding Success!

REDMOND, WA--(Marketwire - October 9, 2007) -, the worldwide leader in online photography education is celebrating an outstanding photography Summit in Chicago the last weekend of September. The reviews are in and attendees are expressing their joyful appreciation for a weekend of fun, friendly discourse, and learning. Attendees are flooding BetterPhoto with comments about the Summit being a "once in a lifetime experience" and "the very best photography conference."

"Our professional photographer instructors were at the top of their game sharing their expertise and showing their photographic art. And the attendees themselves gave so much with their smiles and eager participation," said Jim Miotke, President and founder of "We are delighted to have had this unique opportunity to share photos and cool photo tricks with such fun and interesting photography students from around the world."

BetterPhoto brings together photography enthusiasts from around the globe! The site offers over 100 courses on photography and Photoshop, taught by scores of published, professional photographers including Tony Sweet, Brenda Tharp, Jim Zuckerman, Outdoor Photographer editor Rob Sheppard, and Shutterbug editor George Schaub. Courses are offered every month. The monthly contest, considered the best on the web, brings in over 25,000 entries monthly, and awards winners in 10 categories.

About is the worldwide leader in online photography education, offering an approachable resource for photographers who want to improve their skills, share their photos, and learn more about the art and technique of photography. Headquartered in Redmond, WA, is a fun, approachable community, offering online photography courses led by highly respected and published professional photographers, who act as mentors. BetterPhoto also offers a range of gallery and web hosting options that are easy to use and powerfully customizable, and offers a rich community experience and the best photo contests on the web.

For more information, visit the BetterPhoto website at

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