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The Societies Newsletter
9 April 10
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Members Training Days Update

Two new dates announced:

12 May Calumet, Manchester - Tutor Stewart Randall
13 May Bramley, Rotherham  - Tutor Stewart Randall

Both of these Members Training Days by Stewart Randall will be wedding related.

For more information on the Members Training Days please see:

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Convention 2011

We are delighted to announce the preliminary list of speakers for the 2011 Convention to whet your appetite. The line-up includes many new and exciting speakers from around the world 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 payments over six months.

For more information on the 2011 please see: http://swpp.co.uk/convention/

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On top of this you also receive six-month’s subscription to Photo Pro Magazine, itself worth over £25, which is packed with features, information and tips from some of the most successful photographers and trainers in the business today. It’s the perfect package for those looking to move into the photographic profession, so sign up today.


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"I like the standards they set for photographers - in this industry, it is important to have the backing of Societies as customers are more comfortable with using a photographer who has met a certain standard of photography." - Kirsty L

"The SWPP has been a fantastic research over the years, not only by running great seminars but their Mentor Me programme has help me achieve my LSWPP. I also need to mention the Professional Imagemaker it has got to be one of the best photography magazines around." - Gavin C

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"Impressive and Educational Magazine, Inspirational Convention, all the help you could ever need and daily images submitted for all to aspire to. Keep up the Great work." - Simon M

The April-May edition of the Professional Imagemaker has started to be dispatched.

Focus Report
April May 2010 - Professional ImagemakerWorld Press Awards
WPPI Report
Doug Gordon
Ron Pybus
Terry Hewlett on Weddings
McGillicuddy Big Dog Part 5
Meet Joe Smith
Maltese In Cornwall
Jon Ashton Photographing Garden Birds
How To Buy A Lens
Oz Kharawala – Nikon D3S on Ice
Gallagher in Colour
Richard Martin, Personal Work
Norman Phillips One Light
PermaJet – The Full Range
A Bridge Too Far
Content Index


Photographic News

Anyone here with real driving ambition

Why Bowens has thrown new light on an old classic

www.camerainsurance.ie announces extra discount for Photo Fest Ireland 2010

Nikon Announces D3000 PriceDrop


March Monthly Competition

The judging for March has now completed and the results are available online.

To view the Gold's please see:

Monkey Business 4

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