In this week's newsletter
The Societies' Competitions
Monthly Image Competition - Deadline 1st June 2014
Members of the Societies have the opportunity of winning a Fujifilm XT1 and Fujinon XF 56mm F1.2 R lens by entering the monthly image competition.
Phil Jones CEO of the Societies says ''This is a great incentive for our members to enter our competition and stand the chance of walking away with this incredible piece of kit.'' He goes on to say ''Fujifilm have for many years been generous supporters of the Societies and once again we very much appreciate their support.''
The winner will be announced at our glittering awards night at the 2015 Convention.
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a full copy of DxO Optics Pro 9
The Societies and USA based
wedding and portrait organisation WPPI will be working closely with
The Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers (SWPP) to bring a
broader range of benefits to members.
Phil Jones The Societies CEO said, ‘This is a terrific opportunity for our members to share in the benefits of another world leading organisation and have the opportunity to attend a Las Vegas Convention’. He goes on to say ‘The opportunity to enter additional international photographic imaging competitions is also a major benefit and gives the opportunity for Society members to gain international recognition for their work’
If you are a SWPP member and wish to join WPPI
please use the form at the bottom of our blog page
Safari - John Denton
22nd - 26th September 2014 - Tavira, Portugal.
Venue - Hotel Quinta Do Marcio
We are now taking bookings for the 2nd of our Algarve Safaris.
Back in September 2013 a fourteen strong group of English, Irish and
Portuguese photographers joined us for a full week of photography. The
success of that week convinced us that this is to be a regular fixture of
the Training Calendar. John will be working with his local guide Pedro
Dantas Dos Reis to ensure we visit locations well off the regular tourist
Monday 22nd - Explore the hotel and grounds to get used to the lighting equipment and techniques we'll be exploring throughout the week, indoors, on location and in a studio.
Tuesday 23rd - Will be a location shoot in fashion style. Location to be announced once decided to allow you to plan your shots.
Wednesday 24th - Will start with a look at post production techniques using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop. In the afternoon you'll be free to explore Tavira Town for some street photography or souvenir hunting.
Thursday 25th - will see us back on the road for a location day in Art Nude style.
Friday 26th - will be a day of mixed shooting at a beach location before a final dinner at the hotel.
Cost - £950 Open to members and non-members alike
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The Societies invite you to indulge your artistic passion and your love for
travel and adventure by attending one of these annual European
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Professional Imagemaker Magazine
Online Photographic Forum
Mentor Me Programme
Reduced Insurance Rates
Free listing on our web site
Monthly Image Competition
Qualifications by submission of work
Reduced Rate Merchant Service facilities
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These Digital Imaging Roadshows
are the perfect opportunity to
catch up with the latest
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trade and gain education from a
series of talks.