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Friday 16-Sunday 18 January 2015
Friday–Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday: 10:00–16:00

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Get your studio samples at The Societies' Convention!

Jewelled or Crystal USB Pack only 5
Wooden USB Pack only 10
USB Mount Box (8x6") only 10

Terms and conditions apply.
Take out a policy at the Convention and we will either give you an extra 20% discount on your equipment cover or 14 months for the price of 12!*

* excluding our combined PL and PI deal of 115 and subject to our usual terms and conditions and a minimum premium of 150.
Album Epoca
Album Epoca 2015 Show offer
Aperture Books
Exclusive discount for The Societies' 2014 Convention attendees on sample books.

70% off standard prices only available at the show.

Visit Aperture Books on stand K14-K15 (King's Suite).
Aspire Photography Training
Aspire Photography Training Reward your creative spirit and come and visit our interactive and engaging stand. When you arrive at the Aspire stand you will immediately feel inspired, motivated and excited with our expert trainers on hand and our groovy music to get you in the zone. We are really excited this year to announce we have an Aspire store with products to help you on your journey in photography and business. There will be a staggering 3.000 worth of training to be won …
Register on and you will receive a confirmation of your registration via email. You will then be eligible for a one off 50% discount off your first studio sample book.

Then three further 25% discounts per calendar year to keep your samples up to date.

Discount Terms & Conditions
  • One 50% discount off a single book print. New customers only.
  • Up to three 25% discounts per calendar year.
  • Discounts are intended to be used on studio samples only.
  • Studio Sample text must be clearly placed on the last inside page for the discount to be applied.
Camera World
Check out our stand for great deals on Canon, Nikon, Fuji, Olympus and much more.

We will also have a good range of used equipment at 10% off our usual prices and why not bring along your old gear to trade in for new.
Canon UK & Ireland
Canon’s Winter Cashback promotion will be available at the Convention and you could receive up to 160 cashback on your purchases. On a selected range of Canon products including DSLRs, lenses, compact cameras, camcorders and printers.
Canson Infinity
Specials prices including Discovery Packs for only 6.
Click Props
Click PropsOffer 1: Order any background from Click Props and enjoy free UK delivery (normally 7/10 per background).

Offer 2: New Born Posing Set as pictured right, including choice of trench bowl, choice of flooring background, mini fur rug and three cheesecloth wraps (colours of your choice) all for 160 inc VAT, a saving of 32.50.

Plus many savings of up to 50% available.
Creativity Backgrounds
Free prize draw! Win three colours of the rainbow. See us on stand W2.
Datacolor AG Europe
Visit us on stands M5-M6 to take advantage of exclusive trade show offers.

Datacolor SpyderCUBE - Show Special 35
Datacolor SpyderLENSCAL - Show Special 35
Datacolor SpyderCHECKR 24 - Show Special 35
Datacolor SpyderCHECKR - Show Special 100
Datacolor Spyder4ELITE - Show Special 150
Datacolor Spyder4PRO - Show Special 100
Datacolor Spyder4EXPRESS - Show Special 70
Datacolor SpyderSTUDIO - Show Special 380
Datacolor SpyderHD - Show Special 250
DgFlick Album Xpress Pro - Wedding Album designing Software available for 149.
Firstscene Images
Daily draw during the trade show. Win a copy of Lightroom 5. Leave your business card or details. Find us at stand M70.
Infocus Insurance
Visit us on stand K76 at The Societies' 2015 Convention and get 12 months cover for the price of 10! Terms and conditions apply, see our stand for more details.
JP Distribution
Westcott 9' x 12' Bisbee Modern Vintage Background - RRP 115 Show Special 60
Westcott 9' x 12' Harmony Modern Vintage Background RRP 115 Show Special 60
Westcott 16" x 30" Apollo Strip Speedlite Kit RRP 175 Show Special 90
Westcott 9' x 12' Echo Modern Vintage Background RRP 115 Show Special 60
Westcott SkyLux XXL Light Kit - 48" RRP 1,620 Show Special 950
Westcott Speedlite ProGrip RRP 40 Show Special 23
Westcott Speedlite ProGrip Pocketbox Kit RRP 60 Show Special 33
Westcott Zeppelin Para-35 RRP 480 Show Special 280
Westcott Zeppelin Para-47 RRP 600 Show Special 330
Westcott Deflector Plate For Zeppelin RRP 35 Show Special 20
Westcott Zeppelin Speedring & Bracket For Profoto RRP 300 Show Special 175
Westcott Zeppelin Speedring & Bracket For Bowens RRP 240 Show Special 140
50% discount for the first year of cooperation!
Three professional photo albums for 29!
One Vision Imaging Ltd
Visit our stand at The Convention to receive your 35% discount voucher on the NEW Mosaic Bevel.
Peninsula Business Services
A complimentary and no obligation review of all existing employment and health & safety documentation and processes. From this review we will provide a report highlighting any potential issues and make recommendations for improvements.
Buy one get one half price on the complete PermaJet range of papers, canvases and varnishes!
Be sure to come to our stand with a copy of our full page ad in the Show Guide to get 10 off on any purchase at the show! (or print the voucher linked below).
Kit includes: 4x Delta II GS200 flash heads; 4x air-cushioned stands (LS-260AT); 2x 60x60cm soft boxes; 1x reflective brolly (black/white); 1x SkyRanger dedicated controller (FT-16) and 3x receivers; 2x 7” std. reflectors.

Kit includes: 3x Delta II GS400 flash heads; 3x air-cushioned stands (LS-260AT); 1x carry all for stands; 2x 70x100cm soft boxes; 1x reflective brolly (black/white); 1x SkyRanger dedicated controller (FT-16) and 2x receivers; 1x 7” std. reflector; 1x KitBag (75x24x28cm) with padded main compartment, telescopic handle, heavy duty double castors and Velcro fitted dividers.

The GS200 & 400 heads feature:

High speed recycling – as low as 0.2s (GS200) and 0.3s (GS400) and only 1.0s at full power.

Dynamic auto dump – Not only increases longevity BUT since power is dumped even when dialling down the power, the head is always instantly ready to fire!

Dual setting anti pre-flash – System ignores camera pre-flash so no misfiring!

Auto memory – Settings stored even when unit is switched off

USB data/control port – reliable and high speed signal transfer and easy firmware upgrades

Other products visitors will be able to see for the first time

1. (NEW) iLux LEDPro 1500AD variable colour balance LED light (3200 – 7500K) with dual power (AC mains or DC power pack) & remote

2. (NEW) iLux LEDPro 1000LF 2-in-1 LED strobe & continuous light with dual power (AC mains or DC power pack) & remote

3. (NEW) iLux Hollywood CE-1500 WS LED Fresnel light with remote, tungsten & daylight diffuser and docking cable (for daisy chaining up to 10 units to one AC mains outlet)

4. (NEW) iLux V850 manual and V860c (Canon E-TTL II) and V860n (Nikon i-TTL) dedicated Li-ion powered speedlites – 650 or more flashes from a single charge!

5. (NEW) iLux LightSabre 298 LED light wand with 20 (equivalent to 200W halogen which is more powerful yet more affordable than the “IceLight”) output and RA>95 CRI

6. (NEW) Citizen CX-W 6-inch roll-fed compact dye diffusion (dye-sub) photo printer.

Portrait Professional
Get an extra 10% discount off any sale or list price – use the code SWPP15 at
30 day free membership to
15% discount on all orders placed at the Convention or online by Saturday 24 January 2015 using the code SWPP2015.
System Insight
Check out our great show offers on the Printer/Media bundles and a return of the Event Bundle. Add on a Flight Case, 200 mounts, 1,000 clear faced bags and our Pro Support package for a reduced price. Bundles start from 650+VAT

Bag yourself a bargain with our ex-demo printers! Many have a print count of under 1,000 and still in warranty until late 2016! All come with 3 months Pro Support and a free 5m Power and USB cable.
Printers Start from 399+VAT
The Societies
Join at the Convention for 99 and receive a free BlackRapid Metro camera strap welcome gift worth 45.
The Societies' Photo Book Shop
The Societies’ Book Shop at the Convention will be the one-stop-shop for books on lighting, marketing and posing.

The Societies will be selling all books at just 5 each (unless individually priced).

To grab a bargain and save up to 75% off photographic books, check out The Societies’ Book Shop at the show.
Website design service - let us design your web site for you and have six months access to our system for just 90 + VAT OR Sign up for a 60 day no obligation trial for 1 + VAT.
theprintspace will be holding a free-to-enter prize draw.

Each day, one lucky winner will get a free framed print in any style of their choice!

Also visit our stand and register to receive a 50% off voucher to use online.
Vanilla Photobooks
Sample book offers.

100 off the VIP photographically printed seamless layflat wedding album.

30% off the premium layflat albums.

A completely free 8pp A5 softcover photobook – the perfect risk-free way to test colour calibrations.

Visit our stand to see sample albums and find out more.

Vanilla Photobooks - Win a photobook!

Visit Vanilla Photobooks and see our superb range of VIP photobooks for professionals and enter our competition for a chance to win a completely FREE VIP A4 photobook worth 60!

TWD Accountants
33% discount on first year's fee!

New clients who sign up at the Convention will get their first year's accounts and tax for 15 per month (inc VAT).

Standard fee is 22.50 per month (inc VAT).
Zenfolio Premium Subscription for two months + Free OVI Lay Flat Photo Book* Includes everything you need to get your photography online and start selling.

Zenfolio Premium Business Subscription for two months + Free OVI Lay Flat Photo Book* Includes everything you need to run your established photography business online.

*For new accounts opened during the show only. Offer expires 18-Jan-2015 at 16:00. Free OVI Lay Flat Photo Book available for new users only. Valid on orders by 20-March-2015.



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Convention testimonials Thank you very much for letting me take part in this year's SWPP Conference. I had a fantastic time and learnt much whilst assisting in the programme of events. Steve Broadley
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