Current Sponsors

Current Sponsors

Without our Sponsors, it would be very difficult for the WAPC to put the Power of Photography® Show & Exhibit on.  Through the generous donations of these sponsors we are able to secure a great venue, invite vendors, advertise, print signs and programs and have this great show.

Our sponsors are the best in their field.  Please click on their logo, go to their web sites and purchase their goods.

If you have any questions about sponsoring the Power of Photography please read further.  Sponsorship Forms and information about Advertising are also provided.

Current Sponsors
Sponsor Logo & Link Services & Technology
 Calagaz Photo Calagaz Photo will be a Vendor attending POP 2015

Calagaz is a family-owned photo store located in Mobile and Pensacola, founded in 1955. The camera shop is now led by 2nd & 3rd generation family members, and has evolved with changes in technology by expanding into three divisions offering a wide range of services from video transfers to t-shirt printing and business cards.
 Po10tial Magazine Po10tial Magazine is a monthly investigation of our community, through visual storytelling. Like the Arts? Love the Gulf Coast? You are in the right place! We are a Pensacola based, visual arts magazine focused on 'Revealing the Locals' in our community and community enrichment. Published monthly, our pages communicate through a few words and large, dynamic images. Our product is available in print. We want to be a positive source of information for those who are yearning for independent thinking.  Member Pricing of $39/yr. available in limited quantities.

Our amazing sponsors at Artsycouture have provided a gift certificate.  You can place an order at and use the code POWERAC and get a 30% discount.  This is good until 10/10/2016.

Show your support for this great sponsor and place an order between now and 9/30/15 for a 30% discount.

Thanks again Artsycouture for helping the Power of Photography®.

AsukaBook offers professional photo products for professional level photographers including book bound and layflat coffee table books, flush mount albums, USB and DVD presentation sets and cases, gallery boxes, frames, stands, photo mounts, and more. Strict color management and quality control, combined with precision hand binding and mounting, allow AsukaBook to create a quality photo album or print that is without comparison. We are so confident you will love our products, we are offering a 50% discount on your first one. Go ahead, give us a try!

It's hard to think about photographic software and not think about Corel.  Great photo software and a great sponsor for the Power of Photography®.
Expo Imaging ExpoDisc, the original white balance filter gets even better.  Set wiite balance meter for exposure and dust map you sensor with the only calibrated and certified 18% transmission incident light metering filter.
 Grey Learning

Welcome to the GreyLearning website, which provides video training courses to help photographers make the most of their photography.

When you purchase access to GreyLearning, you gain access to all courses that have been published thus far, as well as all courses that are published over the course of one year. You can view the lessons in each course online through this website, or download all of the videos to your computer for offline viewing. You can also access the video courses using most mobile devices.


JixiPix Software provides professional software for pros who want robust control over effects and layers.  Includes a plugin for Photoshop in Mac and Windows.  There is a Discount of 30% off all desktop bundles and plug ins with code SHWSPCL

  Joby provides tripods for still photographers and videographers including the original GorillaPod and other photographic accessories.
  Kubota Image Tools provides software for Photoshop and Lightroom.  They also provide lighting and applications for the photographer.  There is a 25% Discount off any Kubota Image Tools Products.  Code: WAPS041625

Amazing lens to create amazing effects.  The new circular fisheye.
Logan Graphics
Mat Cutters, Framing Tools, FoamWerks Tools, Accessories, Vodeo tutorials, How To's, Events and Training.  Artists, photographers, framing shops, and even do-it-yourselfers turn to Logan mat cutters, framing tools, and Foamwerks tools everyday, for their art and picture framing needs.  We have been helping our customers learn how to make beautiful artwork using our pockets,at a fraction of the cost compared to custom farm shops.

 The very best bags in the photography world.

The Moab paper profiles are loaded into LaserSofts new printing solution to allow you to concentrate completely on your images and virtually sidestep complicated printer driver settings.
   Photography Software Products include;  PERFECT PHOTO SUITE 8.5, PERFECT EFFECTS 8, PERFECT MASK 8, PERFECT RESIZE 8, PERFECT EFFECTS 8, FREE Downloads with a 30-Day Free Trial Period.

The best professional lighting including rails, shooting tables, cases, tubes, lamps, cords and fuses.

ProMaster customers value smart purchases made from a retailer they trust.  With more than 1,500 photographic accessories, we offer terrific value in a wide range of high quality products so you can get the most enjoyment from your camera.

One of the best Magazines for Photographers.  Articles include the details of how to make the best image you can.

Tamron is a global manufacturer of optical equipment that offers premium-quality products for many different industries. Tamron leverages its expertise in optics to make far-reaching environmental and social contributions.

Think Tank
"Be Ready for the Moment"  Products include Accessories, Belts, Beltpacks, Backpacks, Harnesses, Holster Camera Bags, Laptop Bags, Modular Component Systems, Modular Sets, Rain Covers, Rolling Camera Bags, Shoulder Bags, Straps, Sling Bags and Memory Card Wallets to name a few.  

You can get free gear with every order of $50 or more with code 140511.b44082

Airport Security v3.0

Airport International v3.0


Topaz Labs
Topaz Labs produces one of the finest sets of photographic filters.  They can be used inside of Photoshop or Lightroom or free standing via their fx Program.  Use the show code POPEXPO16 for 15% off of any purchase one time (one coupon per user). The code will be valid until the end of December.
Westcott Brand
Westcott products include all the professional and precision tools photographers need to turn out great images with attention to detail.
The best Tripods, Lens Plates, Plamp, Flash Brackets, Sidekick and The Wimberly Head.
Whitehouse Custom Colour
Whitehouse Custom Colour - Photo prints, proofing, cards, wall displays, books & albums, photo displays.




Platinum Sponsors

Calagaz Photo & Digital Imaging

Gold Sponsors

Georgio's Pizza  Po10Tial Magazine   Chris Janes, Attorney at Law


Silver Sponsors
Dick Weaver
West Florida Medical Center Clinic


Bronze Sponsors
Drug Free Workplace Marty Campbell Gallery 
George & Lynette Cazalet Eric Kimsey
Susan B. Haines Kate Treick Photography
 Paula Chmura Timothy D. Brooks, MD
Ed Law Pensacola Civil War Roundtable
John Mankelwivz Dewey & Adelaida Torres
Dr. Roger & Mrs. Orth Thrift-T Drugs
Daniel Dolgin, PhD, LLC H. Richard & Paula Jernigan
Lynn & Buddy Lewis West Florida Healthcare
Byson Jewelers Judi & Harry Purcell
Laser Images Live Oak Medical Association
Sue Straughn  


Category Sponsors
Animals  Drug Free Workplace
Art, Abstract & Digital Darkroom Dr. Rooger Orth, MD
Close-Ups Chris Mills
Elements of Design Po10tial Magazine
Flowers, Plants & Trees Marty Campbell Gallery
Nature & Landscapes Eric Kimsey
Open Thrif-T-Drugs
People George & Lynette Cazalet
 Sports & Action Northwest Florida Firearms Training
Transportation Harley Davidson of Pensacola
Travel & Places H. Richard and Paula Jernigan
Youth Under Age 16 Lighthouse Private Christian Academy


                                                                       Specialty Awards

Award  Prizes Sponsor 
Sue Straughn Award  1st Sue Straughn
Best Marine Award 1st Live Oak Medical Association
See It, Shoot It, Sent It Award 1st Sue Straughn
Best Photo Printed at Calagaz 1st Calagaz Photo
Best Civil War Image 1st Pensacola Civil Ward Round Table
Best Infrared Image 1st Ed Law
Best of the U.S. Navy 1st Admiral Pete Booth
Sustainability of Man 1st John M. Mankelwivz
Best Black & White Photo 1st Ed Law
Active Pet Award 1st Nutrena Feeds
Best Night Image of Pensacola 1st
Counseling & Psychology Associates
Becoming a Family 1st Jennifer Chendea
Moab Paper Award 1st  Mad Paper Company
Best Image of Pensacola 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Judi & Harry Purcell
Best HDR Image 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Timothy D. Brooks, MD
Laser Image Award 1st, 2nd, 3rd  Laser Images
Best Music Image 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Adelaida & Dewey Torres
Best Humorous Award 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Adelaida & Dewey Torres

Dedicated Awards
Best in Show West Florida Healthcare 
President's Award Paula Chmura
People's Choice Award Bryson Jewelers
New Member Award Wide Angle Photo Club