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extra, news, training days,
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The Gold awards for February's monthly competition have been announced, to
see the gold winning images please see here
Judges choice award for February has also been chosen,
please see here to see the winner
The winner of the Judges Choice Award each month,
receives a £100 voucher from Colorworld Imaging
Bella Macchina meets Heavy Metal
DxO APPOINT COLOR CONFIDENCE AS UK DISTRIBUTOR
Canon launches top-of-the-range photo scanner with advanced software
The New Digital Matted Album...Nothing Will Ever Be the Same Again
Adobe Brings the Power of Photoshop Touch to Mobile Phones
is your last chance to enter our 'Travel' image competition which closes at
So far we
have had over 400 entries and to make sure you are in the running for these
fantastic prizes get your images in today.
One year Free Membership of any of our Societies
Jersey Photography Convention
Societies have confirmed they
will be holding their first ever
Jersey Photography Convention
later this year, in St Helier.
Join us for a new and exciting
photography convention on the
beautiful island of Jersey.
31 October-1 November 2013
Trade Show Opening Times:
Masterclases Times: 09:00-10:00,
12:30-13:30 and 16:00-17:00
Open to Members and Non-Members
5 places left for John Denton's
Harbour Safari Location seminar
6 places left for Richard P
Walton's Shoot to Thrill
A great opportunity to have help from leading practitioners
in the photographic industry.
Why struggle when help is at hand? Our Mentoring team are here to give you first
class advice on your imagery and help you to create the very best images for
your clients…and lead to qualifications.
Members are requested to complete our online form for mentoring. Once completed
you will be directed to our MailBigFile upload facility, this will substantially
speed up uploads for our members
Remember to save the files as jpgs
Number 01 - 20
2000 pixels on the longest side
Create a contact sheet with all 20 images
Compress all the files into one zip folder
Please then rename the zip file YourName_MembershipNumber_qualification/mentoring
Video on Your Members Page
Members can now have a video or slideshow added to their
If you would like to add a video to your members page, please
see the forum -
Society Forum Competition
This weeks forum competitions
are now open:
7 - Nerves
7 - Bodyscape
6 - Bride & Groom with the
Wedding Car - Voting
Spring - Voting
Wedding Winners Week
5 - Bride and Stone
5 - Street Photography
New to the Forum?
We all know it can be a little
daunting to post on a busy Forum
for the first time, so we have
created a special section where
you can just say hello.
https://thesocieties.net/forum/ for more
Photographic Training Days
Montizambert's Dance with Light Tour - Places are going
fast book now to avoid disappointment
International lighting and digital photography trainer, Dave Montizambert
believes that the most significant creative tool in photography is not the
camera but light. In this session he will show participants how to create
dramatic lighting for soulful portraits and fashion using basic to advanced
lighting set-ups, tailored for digital capture and photographers on a budget.
In this full-day seminar you will learn:
- How to create dynamic portraits using available
- How to use mixed lighting - speedlights with
- How to simulate sunlight on cloudy days using one
- To create low-key and high-key lighting.
- How to use light to convey mood.
- How to master metering and lighting ratios.
- All you really need to know about colour management.
- How to speed up and streamline your digital workflow.
- How to control and predict with absolute accuracy,
highlights and shadows for perfect prints every time.
- How to get a perfect exposure in digital.
- How to create multiple light source setups using only
21 April - Dublin
24 April - Dunadry
26 April - Glasgow
29 April - Birmingham
1 May - London
As places are strictly limited. For more information and to secure your place,
The Digital Photographer's Guide to Light Modifiers
Focusing exclusively on light modifiers and making the most
of the least equipment, this in-depth handbook is ideal for use by
professional photographers and advanced amateurs.
£15.00 Save: 40% off |
Essentials: A Subject-Centric Approach
Encouraging photographers to take a subject-oriented approach to lighting, this
manual shows it is possible to make better decisions about both the technical
and artistic aspects of lighting.
£15.00 Save: 32% off