Europe's Largest All-welcome Photographic Convention
All photographers from professionals to enthusiasts are welcome to attend our Convention and/or Trade Show.
Full Convention: 20-24 January 2016
FREE* Trade Show Dates: 22-24 January 2016
Venue: Hilton London Metropole, Edgware Road, London, W2 1JU
If you are an aspiring professional this Convention and Trade Show is a must!
The Societies' members and non-members are welcome.
The 2016 Convention is a veritable feast of education, with five days of action packed programmes designed to help you put your imagery ahead of the game. The three day Trade Show spanning the Friday to Sunday is a gathering of the who's who in the photographic industry, with the 'big guns' present and eager to show you the latest in technology and design.
*Pre-register before 15 January 2016 for FREE and
avoid £10 entry fee to Trade Show.
Meet over 100 exhibitors - All the important players within the industry are exhibiting at this event, so meet the key personnel who can help you.
200 hours of Masterclasses have been arranged for the 2016 Convention. You can attend the full 4 day Masterclass programme from just £150 or from £50 a day.
If you are looking for a more hands-on experience without having to fight the crowds, the Superclasses are for you. Limited to just 15 delegates these informative and educational workshops will enhance your Convention experience.
We have spent many months searching for supreme locations, which provide not only the perfect backdrops, but a range of challenging photographic circumstances. The aim of the location shots is to provide small groups with intensive hands-on learning guided by a leading craftsman.
This highly-focused power-packed business school has been designed to bring you successful professional photographers who have taken their business to the next level. They will share with you their thoughts and secrets of their business.
We are laying down the challenge to our valued members to gain Associateship or Fellowship accreditation for their work at the 2016 Convention. The judging process is held in public so photographers can watch the assessment process, this in itself is an invaluable learning process.
Enter the 20x16" Print Competition, judging takes place at the Convention, where delegates are invited to watch the judging process free of charge. Merited images will be displayed for visitors to view in the Convention Exhibition Area.
Join us on the glittering Awards Night and celebrate the success of photographers from around the world.
Would you like to be considered as a speaker for 2016? If so please complete the form which can be found 'here'
All bookings are final. We reserve the right to change speakers and exhibitors without notice.
Societies Convention and Trade Show at The Hilton London Metropole Hotel ...
You have 51 days to book for the SWPP Convention starting on Wednesday 20th January 2016
Convention testimonials Scott Johnson: Thank you @TheSocieties for an amazing convention, packed with such inspiring speakers. I'm buzzing! Can't wait for next year!! #swpp