The Societies’ 2017 Convention Show Guide now available online

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The 2017 Convention Show Guide will be dispatched to members of The Societies and Convention delegates within the next couple of weeks.

Contents:

Class schedule
Exhibitor’s directory
Free Trade Show programme
The Societies’ Awards Dinner
Trade Show floorplan
20×16″ print competition
A question of insurance
Convention vouchers

For more information on The Societies’ 2017 Convention, please visit: http://www.swpp.co.uk/convention/

The Digital Imaging Show prepares for Tyne and Wear and Glasgow Photographic Road Shows

The Digital Imaging Show is pleased to announce 2 new photographic road shows to be held in Houghton le Spring, Tyne and Wear on 8 June and Glasgow, Scotland on 9 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 from photographic lighting to business by industry experts such as Damian McGillicuddy, Charlie Kaufman, Tobias Robins and John Denton.

The Trade Show will feature leading photographic companies where attendees can get information on the latest equipment and services. Such as Album Epoca, PermaJet, The Flash Centre, Click Props, One Vision Imaging, GF Smith Photographic, Light Blue Software, Loxley Colour and so much more.

Colin Jones, The Digital Imaging Show organiser says, “We are delighted to bring the road shows back to Houghton le Spring and Glasgow. We have prepared 5 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 this day informative and educational. Tickets are free and this gains you entry to both the trade show and the Masterclasses.”

For more information on The Digital Imaging Show and to register for your free tickets please see:

Kelly Brown – Newborn Photography Made Simple Superclass SOLD OUT…but wait there’s more!

Kelly Brown’s newborn photography Superclass has now sold out but due to popular demand we have released a second Superclass.

Friday 13th Jan 2017 – 14.00 to 18.00

During this class Kelly will share how she builds lasting relationships and creates unique experiences for every client, from the first point of contact right through to the final delivery. Focusing on providing exceptional customer service and beautiful lasting products that your clients can’t create themselves. She will also demonstrate simple timeless newborn posing that your clients will love.

Book now to ensure your place on this popular Superclass!

The Societies’ 2017 Convention Speakers Announced

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We are delighted to announce the preliminary list of speakers for the 2017 London Photo Convention to whet your appetite. The line-up includes many exciting speakers from around the world such as Sue Bryce, Kelly Brown, Lindsay Adler as well as some of the top UK photographers making this a truly international event of the highest calibre.

The tickets have also been announced and are now on sale. To help spread the cost of the Convention, you can split your booking in to monthly payments.

For more information on the 2017 Convention please see: http://www.swpp.co.uk/convention/

The Societies of Photographers’ 2016 Judging School – Now Sold Out

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The Societies of Photographers inaugural photographic Judging School proves to be popular with photographers and is now sold out.

During this unique and informative two day school (27th – 28th June) the course will cover:

  • The qualities we look for in professional judges
  • The rules and procedures of panel judging
  • The 10 Elements
  • Etiquette and elocution
  • The importance of positive judging
  • The specifics of print quality

In addition to the above topics photographers will also get the chance to take part in the ‘mock-judging’ of both physical prints and digital images.

To register your interest for the next Societies’ Judging School please email terrie@swpp.co.uk

The Societies of Photographers’ 2016 Judging School Announced

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The Societies of Photographers are pleased to announce the 2016 Judging School.

Have you ever wondered what it takes to become a Societies’ Print Judge? Or what makes a photograph award-winning material? Well we are now giving you the opportunity to find out! This is your personal invitation to join us for The 2016 Judging School!

During this unique and informative two day school (27th – 28th June) we will cover:

  • The qualities we look for in professional judges
  • The rules and procedures of panel judging
  • The 10 Elements
  • Etiquette and elocution
  • The importance of positive judging
  • The specifics of print quality

 

In addition to the above topics you will get the chance to take part in the ‘mock-judging’ of both physical prints and digital images, so you will leave feeling confident in your new abilities!

The Societies’ 2016 Convention Show Guide now available online

The 2016 Convention Show Guide will be dispatched to members of The Societies and Convention delegates within the next couple of weeks.

Contents:

Class schedule
Exhibitor’s directory
Free Trade Show programme
The Societies’ Awards Dinner
Trade Show 2015 floorplan
20×16″ print competition
A question of insurance
Convention vouchers

For more information on The Societies’ 2016 Convention, please visit: http://www.swpp.co.uk/convention/

The Societies’ 2016 Convention – Super Big Deal plus 4 nights accommodation Winner Announced

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The Societies is pleased to announce the winner of The Societies’ 2016 Convention Super Big Deal plus 4 nights accommodation at the London Hilton Metropole hotel – valued at £1,300.

Congratulations to Gerri Campbell from Glasgow, Scotland whose name was pulled out of the box at random which included over a 8,500 entries.

The Super Big Deal Ticket includes all of the following:

Masterclass Full Pass (Thursday-Sunday)
Trade Show Ticket
Business School Ticket
2 Superclasses or 1 Location Shoot (of your choice)
Thursday Welcome Party
Saturday Night Awards Dinner
Non-members will also receive 1 year’s subscription to a Society of their choice

For more information on our annual Convention please see:

http://www.swpp.co.uk/convention/

 

 

Winning ticket is not transferable
Valid only for the 2016 Convention
No financial or alternative prize will be offered
Entries are limited to one per person
Entries only accepted with full details completed

The Societies’ 2015 Convention Show Guide

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The 2015 Convention Show Guide will be dispatched to members of The Societies and Convention delegates within the next couple of weeks.

Contents:

Class schedule
Exhibitor’s directory
Free Trade Show programme
The Societies’ 2014 Awards Dinner
Trade Show 2014 floorplan
20×16″ print competition
A question of insurance
Dare to be different – Richard P Walton FSWPP
The Road To Success – Adam Duckworth
Abstract Art – Michelle Whitmore
Landscape Photography – Colin Turtle
Convention vouchers

For more information on The Societies’ 2015 Convention, please visit: http://www.swpp.co.uk/convention/