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*In this weeks newsletter*
Professional Imagemaker, Qualifications, New Competition, Training days, Bookstore, Join offer, Training Roadshow.
 

Professional Imagemaker
Keep an eye out for your latest copy of Professional Imagemaker which will be dropping through your letterbox in the next couple of days.

If you are not a member, don't worry you can purchase the magazine for just £5 per copy or subscribe for £30 a year here -  http://professionalimagemaker.thesocieties.net/issues/2013.htm 

Also you can download the magazine to your ios device via iTunes download here
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/professional-imagemaker/id489811498?ls=1&mt=8

 

Qualifications
Congratulations to Dave Jagger on his qualification success
http://swpp.co.uk/improving_your_photography/Jagger95556/index.htm
Twitter Travel Image Competition
We are pleased to announce our new 'Travel' competition in which you could be in with a chance of winning
  • One year Free Membership of any of our Societies
  • Walkstool
  • TrekTech II

For rules and more information on how to enter please click here
http://sittp.com/travel_twiiter_comp/index.htm

Mini Conventions
Join us for a new and exciting series of Mini Conventions hosted throughout the UK.

These Mini Conventions are the perfect opportunity to catch up with the latest products and services from the trade and gain education from a series of talks.

You can attend these days free of charge and they are open to members and non-members alike.

13 February 2013 - Antrim, County Antrim N.Ireland
20 March 2013 - Witney, Oxfordshire England
18 April 2013 - Bolton, Greater Manchester England
 

http://swpp.co.uk/seminars/MiniConvention.htm

 
Photographic News
WinZip for Windows 8 App Offers New Cloud and Social Media Sharing
http://swpp.co.uk/news/2013/WinZip-for-Windows-8-App-Offers-New-Cloud-and-Social-Media-Sharing.htm

First 2013 Curators Choice winner in Fujifilm Student Awards
http://swpp.co.uk/news/2013/First-2013-Curators-Choice-winner-in-Fujifilm-Student-Awards.htm

LinkOptimizer for InDesign at 50% off on BitsDuJour
http://swpp.co.uk/news/2013/LinkOptimizer-for-InDesign-at-50-off-on-BitsDuJour.htm

Tiffen Steadicam Smoothee is Exclusive Gift for AMPAS Sci-Tech Awards
http://swpp.co.uk/news/2013/Tiffen-Steadicam-Smoothee-is-Exclusive-Gift-for-AMPAS-SciTech-Awards.htm

Innova Art presents a host of new products at Focus on Imaging 2013
http://swpp.co.uk/news/2013/Innova-Art-presents-a-host-of-new-products-at-Focus-on-Imaging-2013.htm 

 

Photographic Training Days
Starting and building a photography business - Staffordshire - Lisa Beaney - 19.02.13
http://swpp.co.uk/seminars/CannockTuesday19-2-13.htm
Starting and building a photography business - Northampton - Lisa Beaney - 20.02.13
http://swpp.co.uk/seminars/NorthamptonWednesday20-2-13.htm
MAXIMUM IMPACT - Minimum outlay - Dave Wall - Malta - 23.03.13
http://swpp.co.uk/seminars/StJuliansSaturday23-3-13.htm
MAXIMUM IMPACT - Minimum outlay - Dave Wall - Malta - 24.03.13
http://swpp.co.uk/seminars/StJuliansSunday24-3-13.htm

http://swpp.co.uk/seminars/index-chrono.htm

Bookstore
75 Portraits by Hernan Rodriguez

£24.99 £15.00 Save: 40% off

http://thesocieties.net/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=1&products_id=556

 

The Beginner's Guide to Photographing Nudes - 1 left in stock

25.99 15.00 Save: 42% off

http://thesocieties.net/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=1&products_id=565 

Boutique Baby Photography - DVD

£24.99 £15.00 Save: 40% off

http://thesocieties.net/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=5&products_id=560 

 

Posing for Portrait Photography - DVD

£24.99 £15.00 Save: 40% off

http://thesocieties.net/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=5&products_id=559 

Join Today

Online Forum

An Outstanding Benefit of Membership where you can keep in touch with fellow photographers.

Whatever stage you are at in your career, forum membership gives you the opportunity to:

  • Be at the forefront of knowledge sharing and best practice thinking
  • Keep up to date with current photo issues
  • Debate with experts in specialist areas
  • Network with other photographers
  • Add to your continuous professional development
    Join today to take full advantage of the online forum.

Join Today and Receive 18 Months for the Price of 12

For a limited time only you can join any 2 of The Societies for 18 months as your welcome gift.

The Societies has continued to develop new benefits that will help you with your photography and business

10 Reasons to Join The Societies

  • Professional Imagemaker Magazine
  • Online Photographic Forum
  • Mentor Me Programme
  • Reduced Insurance Rates
  • Free Listing on our Website
  • Monthly Image Competition
  • Qualifications by Submission of Work
  • Reduced Rate Merchant Service Facilities
  • Trade Sponsored Promotions for Members
  • Discounts on Annual Convention

For more information on joining please see:
http://swpp.co.uk/join.htm
Join Now
https://swpp.co.uk/secure/join.htm

3XM Roadshow
Book your FREE Training Session with Podge Kelly in conjunction with Photovalue & The 3XM Solution
If you can answer YES or even MAYBE to any of the questions
below then this FREE training session is for you.
  • Do you want to Make More Money from your wedding photography?
  • Do you offer Disc Only Wedding Packages?
  • Do you offer only 1 Disc Only Wedding Package?
  • Did you ever consider offering not just 1 Disc Only Wedding Package but 3 Disc Only Wedding Packages?

These are just 4 questions that will be addressed within the 3 hour training session during which Podge will show you how to Make More Money from a Photographer's perspective. Podge will use his experience and expertise to show you how various software tools can be used in the creation of your 3 Digital Image Wedding Packages.

Monday 18th February - Swindon - Blunsdon House Hotel
http://www.3xmsolution.com/roadshow-details.php?id=7 
Tuesday 19th February - Cardiff  - Future Inn Cardiff Bay
http://www.3xmsolution.com/roadshow-details.php?id=8 
Wednesday 20th February - Exeter - The Gipsy Hill Hotel
http://www.3xmsolution.com/roadshow-details.php?id=9 
Thursday 21st February - Plymouth - Future Inn
http://www.3xmsolution.com/roadshow-details.php?id=10 

We look forward to seeing you there!

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