Calumet have launched a series of new seminars of events for 2008 including a Profoto Product Day, Glamour Photography Seminar and a Printing Seminar.
Canon Profoto Product Day with Calumet Photographic
A Canon representative will be in-store for a one-day product demonstration of their high performance range of DSLRs including the new EOS 40D and EOS 1Ds MkIII.
Canon will also have their award winning Pixma Pro printers on display. Each printer in the Pixma range produces high quality and high-speed prints. There may be the opportunity to take advantage of direct printing, so come along and test out their latest technologies.
Profoto will be demonstrating their market leading generators and you will have the opportunity to see their extensive light shaping range.
- 10th April Calumet Edinburgh
- 23rd April Calumet Nottingham
- 6th May Calumet Birmingham
- 14th May Calumet Drummond Street
- 27th May Calumet Liverpool
- 29th May Calumet Glasgow
Time: 10am – 4pm Price: FREE
Glamour Photography Seminar by Emma Delves Broughton
Come along to Calumet on Thursday 17th April and gain inspiration and an insight into the world of glamour photography. Emma works within the world of portraiture, fetish, fashion and beauty, and her work has been published in a wide variety of magazines such as Loaded, Maxim, GQ, Front, Kerrang, Skin Two, Marquis, and photo titles including British Journal of Photography, Practical Photography, Amateur Photographer and Professional Photographer as well nation al newspapers.
Her talk will cover:
- Introduction & Influences
- Models, Make up & posing
- A collection of images
- Questions & Answers
This is an excellent talk for every keen photographer from the novice to experienced imagemaker. Emma knows glamour photography and reveals some of her techniques in easy to understand terms. Her images are brilliant, well-crafted examples of some of the most beautiful models photographed. If you’re interested in glamour photography this talk is a must!
Signed copies of her first book Kinky Couture will also be available to buy on the day for only £15.00
Thursday 17th April at Calumet Drummond Street. 10am – 12.30pm.
Price: £15.00 inc. VAT
Printing Seminar with Jonathan Briggs
Jonathan Briggs has worked across the photography and graphics industries for over ten years with experience gained in the commercial photography, design, publishing and training fields. Now an independent consultant to major manufacturers including Epson, Apple, Adobe and Canon, Jonathan is known for his practical and down to earth approach that gives users real-world knowledge that can be easily applied to everyone's digital learning.
This printing seminar provides expert guidance on the fundamentals of image capture,
processing and print workflow.
- The colour environment
- The captured image
- Moving into Photoshop
- File preparation
- The print process
There will be opportunities for hands-on testing, troubleshooting, and printing sample images and a Q&A session.
Dates and venues:
- Thursday 1st May Liverpool
- Tuesday 6th May Drummond Street
- Thursday 8th May Birmingham
- Monday 12th May Nottingham
- Thursday 15th May Manchester
- Tuesday 20th May Ellersley House, Edinburgh
- Friday 23rd May Dunadry Hotel, Belfast
- Tuesday 2nd June Bristol
Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm. Price: £40 Inc vat.
Advanced booking is required.
For more information about Calumet please visit their website.