Press Release

August 1-4, 2023 | Chicago, IL


Chicago, the third-largest city for photographers and videographers, will be the backdrop for a hands-on, socially-driven conference August 1-4, 2023.

This incredible four-day event will be focused around community and education, bringing in the top photographers, videographers, lecturers, vendors, hairstylists, make-up artists, wardrobe and set designers, and models from around the globe. Attendees will have their choice of hands-on learning with amazing instructors at Chicago locations or lecture-style classrooms in the beautiful Palmer House on Monroe Street. ClickCon has something for everyone from newbies to advanced photographers and videographers.

Check out the expansive trade show floor. Speak with technical experts from major companies about their latest products. Demo the latest gear utilizing the “check-it-out” program. Test drive gear with live models and amp up your portfolio with full access to the historic Palmer House.

Want more shooting opportunities? At ClickCon, you will have offsite morning and evening access to more than a dozen extraordinary spots within a five-minute walk from your hotel, all secured with permit access. Gather a team and grab one of our provided models. Head out to your favorite spot in Chicago and capture some great portfolio images.

Need more action? Stay for our fourth day and jump on a bus to one of our prearranged photo/video excursions at some of Chicago’s coolest hidden secrets.

In the summer of 2023, ClickCon will open access to its Early Bird Registration with prices set at $299 for 3 Day Conference passes, and $499 for 3 Day Conference Pass with Max Day (4 Total Days). The Intercontinental, Chicago room block, complete with exclusive swag bags for those booking first, can be booked for only $199 per night.

Join us at ClickCon2023 for an amazing social experience created BY photographers and videographers FOR photographers and videographers.

ClickCon is a collaboration by individuals who have a collective experience of over 70 years in various sectors of the photo/video industry, with the goal of taking their knowledge and experience to create a perfect event for attendees and vendors while driving a sense of community.

If you would like more information about ClickCon 2023, please visit our website at or email us at