14-17 March 2020 - The NEC, Birmingham

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Skills

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Stages

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Photography Masterclasses

You’ve got the kit and the inspiration, now it’s time to perfect the craft

14 Mar 2020
  1. 10:30 - 11:05
    Settings and exposure de-mystified

    A jargon-busting session from award-winning photographer Ross Grieve, covering the fundamentals of camera settings and theory.

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  2. 11:05 - 11:40
    Zero to flash

    Chris Ord gives an introduction to flash and shares budget-friendly kit ideas and techniques to start using straight away.

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  3. 11:50 - 12:25
    Getting started editing photos

    Lisa Beaney covers editing techniques for beginners to help you get the most out of your photos, as well as how to get started in Adobe Lightroom.

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  4. 12:25 - 13:00
    The art of seeing - crafting and composing your images

    Ben Brain discusses various approaches to image-making, and how you can apply this to crafting your own photos.

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15 Mar 2020
  1. 10:30 - 11:05
    Settings and exposure de-mystified

    A jargon-busting session from award-winning photographer Ross Grieve, covering the fundamentals of camera settings and theory.

    Speakers

  2. 11:05 - 11:40
    Zero to flash

    Chris Ord gives an introduction to flash and shares budget-friendly kit ideas and techniques to start using straight away.

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  3. 11:50 - 12:25
    Getting started editing photos

    Lisa Beaney covers editing techniques for beginners to help you get the most out of your photos, as well as how to get started in Adobe Lightroom.

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  4. 12:25 - 13:00
    The art of seeing - crafting and composing your images

    Ben Brain discusses various approaches to image-making, and how you can apply this to crafting your own photos.

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14 Mar 2020
  1. 10:00 - 10:30
    The first years of full time photography

    Pro wildlife photographer Tesni Ward goes through techniques and tactics to survive and thrive in this competitive industry.

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  2. 10:30 - 11:00
    Sharing is caring: The importance of sharing your creative process

    Tommy Reynolds gives his insight on why sharing your creative process can be so valuable, covering tips to successfully share your work, how to triple your engagement online, and how to start earning money through sharing that creative process

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  3. 11:10 - 11:40
    So...you want to be a photographer?

    In this session, Fabrizia Costa takes you through the most important things to be aware of when contemplating making photography your profession.

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  4. 11:40 - 12:10
    Up, up and away

    Our diverse panel of pros share their experiences of being in the industry, the times they'd rather forget (but sure learned from!), and the ups that have kept them going strong!

15 Mar 2020
  1. 10:00 - 10:30
    The first years of full time photography

    Pro wildlife photographer Tesni Ward goes though techniques and tactics to survive and thrive in this competitive industry.

    Speakers

  2. 10:30 - 11:00
    Sharing is caring: The importance of sharing your creative process

    Tommy Reynolds gives his insight on why sharing you creative process can be so valuable, covering tips to successfully share your work, how to triple your engagement online, and how to start earning money through sharing that creative process

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  3. 11:10 - 11:40
    So...you want to be a photographer?

    In this session, Fabrizia Costa takes you through the most important things to be aware of when contemplating making photography your profession.

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  4. 11:40 - 12:10
    Up, up and away

    Our diverse panel of pros share their experiences of being in the industry, the times they'd rather forget (but sure learned from!), and the ups that have kept them going strong!

16 Mar 2020
  1. 10:00 - 10:30
    Funding, shooting, pitching & marketing projects

    Dench knows how tricky being a pro can be, and what can be done. He'll explain how he has survived and occasionally thrived in a diverse and changing industry, and offer advice on successfully pitching, funding, executing and marketing projects.

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  2. 10:30 - 11:00
    Websites to get you work: Creating the perfect online portfolio

    Allie Astell will guide you through what to consider when building your website, from template choices and SEO to whittling down your galleries to really optimise your online portfolio.

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  3. 11:10 - 11:40
    Marketing for photographers

    Marketing consultant Charlie Merrifield will take you through the key elements of marketing your business as a photographer and creative.

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  4. 11:40 - 12:10
    Stop starving - making money in photography

    You can take great photos, but do you know how or where to sell them? David Hakamaki shares tips on pricing, offering unique products that sell, and techniques to help you increase your sales.

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17 Mar 2020
  1. 10:00 - 10:30
    How to stay creative in a hectic world (and some hacks to make you happy)

    Tips and frameworks from celeb photographer Dan Kennedy on how to structure your work life to optimise your creativity and make your business run smoothly.

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  2. 10:30 - 11:00
    Staying at the front of your field

    Insight from Elli Cassidy on getting ahead of the game, and staying there! Discover the power of specialising, as well as ideas to develop your branding and evolve your product to get ahead on sales.

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  3. 11:10 - 11:40
    Personal projects: Designing your life around what you love and finding your style

    Join Tommy Reynolds to discover the power of personal projects, and how they can help you feel creatively fulfilled and find your own style.

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  4. 11:40 - 00:10
    Beyond the obvious: Telling stories with integrity in commercial and commissioned projects

    Emma Drabble shares her approach to storytelling in commercial work, how becoming known for delivering that extra 'something' on projects can lead to more work, to published books and beyond.

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