August 13, 2007 11:00 ET™ Announces Scavenger Hunt at the BetterPhoto Summit in Chicago in September!

REDMOND, WA--(Marketwire - August 13, 2007) -, the worldwide leader in online photography education, today announced the first-ever photography Scavenger Hunt to be held before and after their 3rd Annual Photography Summit to be held on September 29th and 30th. During photo shoots around the amazing city of Chicago, summit attendees will have a hilariously great time tracking down hard-to-find subjects tagged with clues to the next photo destination. Come to the Summit and get it all -- fun, friends, and fantastic photography training!

"What an amazing opportunity to connect with fellow photography enthusiasts in a whole new way. Imagine the creative possibilities of a scavenger hunt in the city!" said Jim Miotke, President and founder of "We want this Summit to be an experience you'll remember for years to come and, more importantly, we want you to grow in your love of photography!"

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BetterPhoto brings together over 150,000 members from around the world for learning, fun, and community. 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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