Professional Imagemaker August-September 2017 now available online

Malou Reedorf

The August-September 2017 issue of Professional Imagemaker magazine is now available online.

The bumper, 148 page issue is filled full of tutorials for photographers, from Domenic Aquilina on sports photography, Glamour Make-Up by Malou Reedorf, lighting by Greg Moment, reviews on BlackRapid, Hasselblad X1D, plus much more.

The cover picture is by Malou Reedorf.

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 of Photographers’ members save 30% off Zenfolio

Zenfolio

Zenfolio have confirmed that they will be offering The Societies’ of Photographers’ members 30% off their first annual subscription.

Zenfolio provides professional photo and video hosting for photographers. Selling and ordering, unlimited storage, secure client access, proofing and more.

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.

The Societies’ Monthly Image Competition July 2017 – Results Announced

Christina_Lauder

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

862 images were entered in to July’s competition. 16 photographs were awarded a Gold award and 44 images achieved a Highly Commended.

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

Christina Lauder FSWPP from Leicestershire, 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

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

Travel Photo Comp

The Societies of Photographers are pleased to launch August’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 two 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!

Wonders of Wildlife Photography Competition

Wildlife Comp

August’s competition is ‘Wonders of Wildlife’. Any wildlife images are welcome in this competition. We look forward in seeing your shots.

http://sinwp.com/wow/

Epic Adventure Photography Competition

This months competition is Epic Adventure. Images are welcome from anything that you have captured whilst be on your adventures across the globe.

Travel Photo Comp

http://sittp.com/ea/

Still Open For Entries

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/

Wedding Photographer Workshop – Dublin

David Stanbury

The Societies are pleased to announce a new full-day seminar on posing, lighting and shooting weddings.

Join David and Jane Stanbury for a full-day seminar on wedding photography  in Dublin on the 8th October 2017.

This hands on workshop will teach you posing a bride & groom, how to use available light & off camera flash for dramatic results and how they shoot real weddings. In the afternoon they will run through their workflow, album design and reveal how they look at the wedding world differently and how they have changed to meet the new demands of today’s clients.

This seminar is limited on space, so booking early is advised to ensure your place.

Date and Venue

8 October 2017 – Lucan Spa Hotel, Dublin
http://swpp.co.uk/seminars/LucanSunday8-10-17.htm

For more information check out the Photography Seminars section of the website.

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.

 

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/