Shooting a Commercial Look Book with Neil Shearer

Neil Shearer - Shooting a Commercial Look Book

The Societies of Photographers are pleased to announce a new Location Seminar for The Societies’ 2018 Convention with Neil Shearer ASWPP.

Join Neil  and a range of athletes on Thursday 11 January 2018 at CrossFit Thames, London to learn how he shoots commercial sports photography, while getting the chance to shoot professional athletes in a state-of-the-art Crossfit Box.

You will learn how to plan your creative ideas, devise lighting set-ups through to shooting a look-book for a commercial client.

This seminar is going to be practical so don’t forget to bring your camera and a range of lenses.

http://swpp.co.uk/convention/2018/title-class-Shearer132500CommercialThursday.htm

For more information check out the Convention section of the website.

Places are strictly limited, book today to avoid disappointment!

The Societies of Photographers’ members save 30% off nPhoto

nPhoto

nPhoto have confirmed they will be offering The Societies’ of Photographers’ members 30% discount on their photo albums and books for the first year.

nPhoto, produce high-quality photo albums and photo books for professional photographers. Their experience in the photographic industry gives them an edge in providing unique solutions at the most competitive prices.

But wait there’s more!

nPhoto are also offering all members 50% off complete album box samples.

To take advantage of this offer and for more details, check out the Members’ Offers section of The Societies of Photographers’ Forum.

Join today and take full advantage of The Societies’ Benefits of Membership.
http://swpp.co.uk/benefits_of_membership.htm

Discounts for members of the The Societies.

Sony Confirm Sponsorship of The Societies’ 2018 20×16 Print Competition + Flash Sale!

The Societies are pleased to announce that Sony will be sponsoring the annual 20×16” Print Competition, that takes place at the Convention, with the superb a7II E-mount Camera + Lens (valued at up to £1,979).

Phil Jones, The Societies CEO says, “We are very pleased to announce that Sony will be sponsoring this years 20×16” Print Competition prize with a a7II E-mount Camera and lens which will be awarded to the overall 20×16” Print Competition winner at our Awards Night on the Saturday 13 January 2018 during our Convention. We are encouraging all photographers to enter the competition for a chance to win this fantastic prize. Also all category and sub-category winners receive a prize and a trophy!”

He continues, “We have also added two new subcategories to the competition Newborn and Fashion, and we are looking forward to seeing entries in to these categories”.

STOP THE PRESS!

Book your prints now and get 20% off 5 prints or more!

To take advantage of our fantastic 20% off* offer please quote “20×16 Flash Sale” in the voucher box, when submitting your payment using the booking form.

Offer expires 31 August 2017

*Not available via PayPal payment option.

For full details on The Societies’ 20×16” Print Competition, please check out the website:

http://www.swpp.co.uk/convention/20×16.htm

 

The Societies of Photographers’ members save 10% off ProImageEditors

ProImageEditors have confirmed they will be offering The Societies’ of Photographers’ members 10% discount on their editing and retouching services.

ProImageEditors is a post-production company specialising in colour correction, retouching, album design and video editing needs for photographers. A team truly committed to helping their clients focus on the other aspects of their business and life.

To take advantage of this offer check out the Members’ Offers section of The Societies of Photographers’ Forum.

Join today and take full advantage of The Societies’ Benefits of Membership.
http://swpp.co.uk/benefits_of_membership.htm

Discounts for members of the The Societies.

 

Conceptual Storytelling Location Seminar with Audrey Kelly

Audrey Kelly

The Societies of Photographers are pleased to announce a new Location Seminar for The Societies’ 2018 Convention with Audrey Kelly ASWPP.

Join Audrey and a model on Thursday 11 January 2018 in Harefield Grove, London to learn how she utilises a scene on location to create fine art style images.

Delegates will also learn how best to light a scene and characters within it, not only to create a cinematic look, but to suit the particular genre that the story may entail. Attendees will also gain experience on how to pose subjects in relation to story and character building.

This seminar is going to be practical so don’t forget to bring your camera and a range of lenses.

http://swpp.co.uk/convention/2018/title-class-Kelly125426PortraitThursday.htm

For more information check out the Convention section of the website.

Places are strictly limited, book today to avoid disappointment!

The Societies’ Monthly Image Competition June 2017 – Results Announced

Magdalena Sienicka

We are pleased to announce the results of the June 2017 Monthly Image Competition.

811 images were entered in to June’s competition. 19 photographs were awarded a Gold award and 69 images achieved a Highly Commended.

Please follow http://www.thesocieties.net/image_competition-2017/ to view all Gold Awards and Highly Commended Awards.

Magdalena Sienicka from Northamptonshire, UK was awarded this month’s Judges Choice Award winning prizes sponsored by Colorworld Imaging.

Did you get a Gold or High Commended? Don’t forget to get your awards logo/badge here:
https://thesocieties.net/forum/index.php/topic,37960.0.html

July 2017 Photographic Competitions – Open to both members and non-members alike

The Societies of Photographers are pleased to launch July’s Photographic Competitions.

We would like to thank all those who have previously entered The Societies of Photographers’ monthly open to all photographic competitions. This month we launch another four competitions for you to enter and we look forward to seeing more stunning images.

Entries are invited from everyone who is interested in photography.

Win – One year Free Digital Membership of any of our Societies!

Spirit of Nature

Nature Photo Comp

This month we would like to see anything that captures the essences and spirit of all aspects of nature and wildlife photography.
http://sinwp.com/spirit/

Traveller’s Tales

Travel Photo Comp

This month we would love to see what you have captured whilst on your travels. Images from the Great Pyramids of Egypt to the big red buses of London. Anything that shows the natural and man-made objects that cover this planet.
http://sittp.com/tale/

City Fashion Photo Comp

Fashion Photo Contest

We are looking for images that catch the essence of city fashion.
http://sifgp.com/city/

Festivals and Events

Events

Hot off the heels of Glastonbury, there is an abundance of festivals and other events happening over the next couple of months, whether it be equestrian shows, graduations, medieval reenactments to name a few. We would love to see some of your images entered into this great competition.
http://sisep.net/fes/

Sage One – Online Accounting Software Discount for The Societies Members

Sage One

Sage have confirmed they will be offering The Societies’ of Photographers’ members 30 days free of charge, followed by 3 months at 50% discount on their online accounting software.

To take advantage of this offer check out the Members’ Offers section of The Societies of Photographers’ Forum.

Join today and take full advantage of The Societies’ Benefits of Membership.
http://swpp.co.uk/benefits_of_membership.htm

Discounts for members of the The Societies.

Professional Imagemaker June-July 2017 now available online

Imagemaker

The June-July 2017 issue of Professional Imagemaker magazine is now available online.

The 132 page issue is filled full of tutorials for photographers from wedding photography, to macro photography.

The cover picture is by Faye Yerbury taken in Venice 2017.

You can subscribe to Professional Imagemaker magazine for just £30 a year, it is also available on iOS devices and a Digital Edition is available to view on your computer, and HTML5 enabled smartphones and tablets.

For more information on this photographic magazine check out the following website:
http://professionalimagemaker.thesocieties.net

The Societies’ Monthly Image Competition May 2017 – Results Announced

Chris Chambers

We are pleased to announce the results of the May 2017 Monthly Image Competition.

788 images were entered in to May’s competition. 13 photographs were awarded a Gold award and 51 images achieved a Highly Commended.

Please follow http://www.thesocieties.net/image_competition-2017/ to view all Gold Awards and Highly Commended Awards.

Chris Chambers from West Yorkshire, UK was awarded this month’s Judges Choice Award winning prizes sponsored by Colorworld Imaging.

Did you get a Gold or High Commended? Don’t forget to get your awards logo/badge here:
https://thesocieties.net/forum/index.php/topic,37960.0.html