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The Societies' Newsletter  - 26.09.12
helping photographers create the right image...
In this week's newsletter:
Seminars | Mini Convention | Monthly Comp | Pro Imagemaker | Social Networks | Acrylic Pictures Price List | Bookstore
Featured Seminar - Believe in better Pictures, Improve your style, uncover the Magic of digital Imaging - All welcome.

Ramon Sammut - October Tour  2012

Join Ramon in this fantastic tour on the UK. Ramon is a Senior Image Editor / Photographer / Owner of I labs in Malta and Photoshop Guru.

Ramon is one of the most sought after Photoshop Lecturers in the world.

  • Looking at the working area and explaining raw
  • Post production Image Lighting through Soft-boxes, Snoot's, barn doors and strip lights.
  • Automations and Image workflows.
  • Digital Wedding editing and layout composing.
  • Avangarde techniques in portraiture
  • Creating protective pdf proofs.
Mini Convention
Join us this week in Bristol for our Mini Convention - Friday 28th September.

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.

Free Masterclasses with -
Catherine Connor
John Denton
Damian McGillicuddy

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

Venue -
Double Tree Hilton
Cadbury House Frost Hill
BS49 5AD

Trade Show Opening Times : 10:00 -16:00
Free Masterclases Times:
09:00 -10:00, 12:30 -13:30 and 16:00 -17:00

Join Offer

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:

Join Now

Professional Imagemaker News
Lensbabies Goes to the Movies

Olympus 1454mm 12835 II

Panasonic expands LUMIX G Micro System range with light high performance Leica DG lens

Compact and weighing only 354g the GE X600 is no lightweight

OMG Life launches Autographer Camera

New Quantum MKZ7 cable for Nikon SB700

Twitter Competition
You have a got a few days remaining to enter our Twitter Competition, were you could be in with a chance of winning 12 months membership, and a Convention 2013 Masterclass ticket.

For details on how to enter please see here - http://www.thesocieties.net/twitter.htm


Just One Flash

Filled with tips for producing paramount effects using a single flash, this guide shows amateur and professional photographers how to lighten their gear load and free up their budget. With an in-depth look at equipment and special features, this manual covers essential topics such as shooting in RAW format, manual versus automatic, selecting the right ISO setting, the effect of aperture, using the flash’s zoom feature, changing the angle of the flash, and wireless triggering. Also including creativity-enhancing exercises and approaches, this guide gives examples of creative lighting applications for still life, editorial images, wedding shots, and landscape photos.

Usually £24.99 Now £13.00
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Advanced Lighting Techniques

Illustrating various lighting techniques employed by professional photographers, this unique guidebook demonstrates how to create more visually complex effects. Each chapter explains the concept of a different lighting method, sets up the shot step by step, and reveals the easily obtained, yet sophisticated, results. Common problems and solutions are also provided and variations suggested. Appealing to professionals as well as intermediate and advanced students of photography, this eye-catching manual offers a technical approach to lighting that will produce amazing pictures.

Usually £24.99 Now £13.00
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