More discounts negotiated for photographers

Photographers

We have just confirmed 4 new discounts for members of The Societies to enjoy.

Cadremont
10% off Picture Mounts & Frames

USB2U

10% off all USB photography bundles

ShootProof

20% off first year

Ouse Valley Printing Discounts for Members

75% off sample photobooks*, these will be marked as ‘SAMPLE BOOK’.
New customers 30% off on all photobooks* for 12 months.
10% off on general photo printing* and Wall art products* during 2018.

For full details on how to take advantage of these offers, check out the Societies’ Member’s Forum.

Also don’t forget to take advantage of the PortraitPro 17 one week only sale – 50% OFF online downloads + save an EXCLUSIVE EXTRA 20% – use your code SUMSW718 http://swpp.co.uk/newsletter/portraitprojul18.html

The Societies’ Monthly Image Competition June 2018 – Results Announced

Tony Moore

We are pleased to announce the results of the June 2018 Monthly Image Competition.

1,173 images were entered in to May’s competition. 27 photographs were awarded a Gold award and 77 images achieved a Highly Commended.

Please follow http://www.thesocieties.net/image_competition-2018/ to view all Gold Awards and Highly Commended Awards.

Tony Moore FSICIP from County Tyrone, N. Ireland 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

Professional Imagemaker June-July 2018 now available online

Julia Boggio

The June-July 2018 issue of Professional Imagemaker magazine is now available online.

The 140 page issue is filled full of tutorials for photographers, including:

Drone, Mast or Building? by Paul McMullin
Malou’s Marvels – Props on a Budget
Photoshop – Sharpening
The Issue of Colour – Mike McNamee analyses Angélica Dass
Review on the BenQ SW240 monitor
Plus much more…

The cover picture is by Julia Boggio ASWPP.

The June/July 2018 issue of Professional Imagemaker magazine is now available within the app and online at:
http://professionalimagemaker.thesocieties.net/digital/

iOS App
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/professional-imagemaker/id489811498?ls=1&mt=8

You can also subscribe to Professional Imagemaker magazine for just £30 a year.

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

The Societies’ Monthly Image Competition May 2018 – Results Announced

Ben_Shirk

We are pleased to announce the results of the May 2018 Monthly Image Competition.

1,204 images were entered in to May’s competition. 55 photographs were awarded a Gold award and 136 images achieved a Highly Commended.

Please follow http://www.thesocieties.net/image_competition-2018/ to view all Gold Awards and Highly Commended Awards.

Ben Shirk from Iowa, USA 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

The Societies of Photographers prepares for Exeter and Cardiff Photographic Road Shows

Roadshow

The Societies is pleased to announce 2 new photographic road shows to be held in Exeter on the 12 June and Cardiff on the 13 June.

The all-welcome events are the perfect opportunity to catch up with the latest products and services from the trade and gain education from a series of talks. A range of photographic lecturers have been lined up to teach budding photographers a range of photographic topics.

The Trade Show will feature leading photographic companies where attendees can get information on the latest equipment and services. Such as Sony, Aaduki, Pentax, The Flash Centre, Permajet, Photomart, Sim Imaging, Light Blue Software, Loxley Colour and so much more.

Colin Jones says, “We are delighted to bring the road shows back to Exeter and Cardiff. We have prepared free Masterclasses that will give photographers hints and tips on how to improve their photography and business, along with a trade show packed full of leading photographic companies eager to show you the latest in products and services from the industry.”

He continues, “If you are an aspiring photographer or operate your own photographic business you will find these days informative and educational. Tickets are free and this gains you entry to both the trade show and the Masterclasses.”

For more information on the roadshows and to register for your free tickets please see:
http://thesocieties.net/roadshows/

The Societies’ Monthly Image Competition April 2018 – Results Announced

Sarah Savage

We are pleased to announce the results of the April 2018 Monthly Image Competition.

1,426 images were entered in to April’s competition. 41 photographs were awarded a Gold award and 69 images achieved a Highly Commended.

Please follow http://www.thesocieties.net/image_competition-2018/ to view all Gold Awards and Highly Commended Awards.

Sarah Savage from Mid Glamorgan, 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

SINWP Bird Photographer of the Year Competition 2018 is now open for entries

Bird Photographer of the Year Competition

Calling all photographers! Enter your best bird images into this exciting photo competition and help raise vital funds for The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB).

The Society of International Nature and Wildlife Photographers is pleased to announce the inaugural Bird Photographer of the Year Competition in aid of RSPB.

Phil Jones The Societies CEO says, “We are really excited to announce this new competition for nature and wildlife photographers. We are asking for a small donation of £1 per image and 100% of this donation goes straight to the RSPB to help them protect wildlife and the wider countryside you love.”

He continues, “Not only are we looking forward to seeing all your wonderful images, we are also looking forward to helping the RSPB and with your help hopefully we can make a sizeable donation.”

The winner of the competition will win over £250 worth of photographic prizes, as well as the prestigious SINWP Bird Photographer of the Year Trophy and Certificate.

The competition closes on 31 July 2018. So don’t delay and enter your images today.

The Bird Photographer of the Year in aid of RSPB competition is proudly supported by Aaduki Multimedia Insurance, PermaJet, The Societies of Photographers and .photo domains.

Enter here: http://sinwp.com/bird/

 

The Societies of Photographers prepares for Falkirk, Newcastle and Wigan Photographic Road Shows

The Societies is pleased to announce 3 new photographic road shows to be held in Falkirk on the 17 April, Newcastle upon Tyne on the 18 April and Wigan  on the 19 April.

The all-welcome events are the perfect opportunity to catch up with the latest products and services from the trade and gain education from a series of talks. A range of photographic lecturers have been lined up to teach budding photographers a range of photographic topics.

The Trade Show will feature leading photographic companies where attendees can get information on the latest equipment and services. Such as Sony, Aaduki, Pentax, The Flash Centre, Photomart, Sim Imaging, Light Blue Software, Loxley Colour and so much more.

Colin Jones says, “We are delighted to bring the road shows to Falkirk, Newcastle and Wigan. We have prepared free Masterclasses that will give photographers hints and tips on how to improve their photography and business, along with a trade show packed full of leading photographic companies eager to show you the latest in products and services from the industry.”

He continues, “If you are an aspiring photographer or operate your own photographic business you will find these days informative and educational. Tickets are free and this gains you entry to both the trade show and the Masterclasses.”

For more information on the roadshows and to register for your free tickets please see:
http://thesocieties.net/roadshows/

Professional Imagemaker April-May 2018 now available online

Apr May photo mag

The April-May 2018 issue of Professional Imagemaker magazine is now available online.

The 124 page issue is filled full of tutorials for photographers, including:

Photoshop CC 2018
Shooting a Rock Star
Zerene Stacker and Extreme Macro
Review on PermaJet Photo Lustre 310
Review on Páramo Párajo Jacket
Plus much more…

The cover picture is by Kutub Uddin, Macro and Close-up Photographer of The Year

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 March 2018 – Results Announced

Manousopoulos_Prokopis

We are pleased to announce the results of the March 2018 Monthly Image Competition.

1,146 images were entered in to March’s competition. 66 photographs were awarded a Gold award and 148 images achieved a Highly Commended.

Please follow http://www.thesocieties.net/image_competition-2018/ to view all Gold Awards and Highly Commended Awards.

Manousopoulos Prokopis from Greece 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