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The Societies Newsletter
17 February 10

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A selection of 2009 winners

The Society Forum

Weekly Forum Photographic Competitions

This Weeks Forum Competitions are now open:

Week 6 - Tears (Wedding)
Week 6 - Different Angles (General)

Week 5 Voting - Church Recessional (Wedding)
Week 5 Voting - Music (General)

Week 4 Winners - Bridal Preparation (Wedding)
Week 4 Winners - Big (General)

https://thesocieties.net/forum/ for more information.

Just some of the topics on the Forum:

This will be the most difficult shoot ever
Nursery packs/ online ordering
So Freaking Inspired - Latest Wedding

We now have dedicated boards for each Society.
You can view the relevant board here:

Weddings and Portraits - Sports and Leisure
School and Event - Nature and Wildlife
Media and Press - Fashion and Glamour
Commercial and Industrial - Travel and Tourism

Topics only viewable to registered - logged on members

Latest Photographic News

Capture Spring for Less with New Nikon Cashback Offer

Nikon UK is pleased to announce a new spring promotion offering cashback on D5000 and D90 digital SLR cameras

Nikon Delivers the Af S Nikkor 24mm F 1 4g Ed The Ultimate Wide Angle Lens

Nikon today announces a class leading ultra-fast aperture wide angle lens

The New Af S Nikkor 16 35mm F 4g Ed Vr Defines A New Class Of Nikkor

Nikon UK today announces the AF-S NIKKOR


Professional Portrait Photography Book

Go behind the scenes with ten top professional portrait photographers and learn the secrets to their creative and financial success. Every aspect of the business is covered—from selecting equipment, to working with clients, to sales and marketing techniques that really work. Packed with beautiful images and helpful insights that will both inform and inspire.

Usually £21.99 Now £15.00 Save: 32% off


The Societies at Focus on Imaging 2010

Again this year at Focus On Imaging, The Societies will be putting on a rolling programme of FREE seminars, open to member and non-members alike.

More info here: http://swpp.co.uk/seminar_files/focus10.htm

How to Wow - Retouching & Repairing CS3 (Jack Davis) DVD

If you'd like to learn in-depth retouching skills that emphasize quality, flexibility and speed, you'll love Jack's indispensable life-changing techniques

Was £75.00 Now £20.00



Aonline photographic exhibitionre you missing your FREE advertising opportunity?

Hundreds of members have already taken advantage of our online photographic exhibition. To get yours all you need to do is send in 15-30 jpegs to phil@swpp.co.uk at 400 pixels wide.

In addition you can also have a 'Signature Image' on your members page, again to do this send in your image to phil@swpp.co.uk at 400 pixels wide.


Who are you?

It is a proven fact that potential clients like to know who they are dealing with. With this in mind we have for some time been able to display an image on members pages of themselves. Many members have already taken advantage of this extra site facility and are reporting additional visitors to their sites and a positive increase in referrals. So do send in a image of yourself 200 pixels wide as a jpg to phil@swpp.co.uk and get yourself seen.

Wedding Photography
Portrait ProfessionalPortrait Professional Scoops Award !

Portrait Professional’s V9 was voted 'Best Imaging Innovation' at The Societies/ SWPP Trade Awards during the Convention...Isn't it time to try out this amazing under £50 software for yourself !

Save hours of time trying to obtain similar results with Photoshop! Literally in a few minutes, this highly acclaimed quick and easy to use photo editing and airbrushing software, subtly reshapes faces, fix skin blemishes, whitens teeth, removes wrinkles and adjust lighting plus much more – all at the click of a button… and is now available for Mac users as well.
A Studio version is now also available as a Photoshop plug in.

Portrait Professional V9 is currently on a web offer plus you can claim a further 10% off by quoting code pim110e
To purchase the software or download a free trial please go to www.pprof.com
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