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What's Hot - Welcome to the ePHOTOzine guide to the HOTTEST products for January. Every month we bring you the hottest products and offers from some of the top retailers' advertising on ePHOTOzine. Simply follow the links to the retailers websites to read more details and purchase their hot suggestions for this month. Also be sure to mention that you saw it here on ePHOTOzine !
Amazing January Offer
To start the New Year with a real flourish, we are giving away gift vouchers to be used on your next purchases. The big advantage is that this offer works for all of you, not just those buying particular items. You could earn up to £50.00 to spend next time you buy from DIYframing or UK School of Framing. We are offering gift vouchers to values listed below when you buy from us in the New Year Orders over £100* earns a £10.00 voucher, orders over £200* earns a £25.00 voucher, orders over £300* earns a £50.00 voucher (*order values quoted exclude postage). The message is simple: all through January 2009, the more you spend, the more you save. Please note the offer applies on orders placed and paid for before midnight January 31st 2009.
Joby Gorillapod SLR-ZOOM Tripod
The Joby Gorillapod SLR-ZOOM is the heavy-duty version of the ever popular Gorillapod tripod. The Gorillapod SLR-ZOOM is designed with the serious photographer in mind and is for use with DSLRs with zoom lenses & video cameras. The Gorillapod can be used with your own tripod head and can support up to 3kg. The Joby Gorillapod SLR-ZOOM features sturdy prehensile legs that firmly secure your camera to just about anything, helping you to get a steady shot in virtually any situation. In stock and available now at PicStop.co.uk for £35.99 delivered.
Canon EOS 5D II with Your EOS 5D In Part Exchange
Upgrade to the Canon EOS 5D II with MPB Photographic. Subject to a minimum condition rating of Exc on your EOS 5D. We cover carriage in both directions - you pay only £1449. The EOS 5D II is one of the most eagerly awaited cameras of recent times with a full frame 21.2 megapixel sensor, the latest Canon DIGIC 4 processor and HD movie recording. Upgrading with MPB offers superb value for money and a neat all in one transaction where you just pay the difference. Secure your Canon EOS 5D II with part exchange at MPB today!
Poster Calendar A3 -From Pixum for only £15.99
Poster Calendar A3... all year long, especially impressive in large DIN A3 format... Enjoy your favourite photos throughout 2009! It is not just a personal gift it will also show your personal affection. But mainly it is a big eye-catcher. Select your best photos and present them in the best and largest way possible. The generous format of this calendar accentuates your photos perfectly and will adorn every wall. You are free to select the starting month & with the new calendar editor you now have even more layout and design options for your individual calendar pages. * Format: 29,7 cm x 42 cm * premium digital print on 250g/qm paper * Metal spiral binding Volume discount: Save money with our volume discounts - already available from 3 pieces! The discount is also valid if you order a product with various photos.
Photographic Holidays in Greek Islands from £399
Grab yourself a great Spring or Autumn break in the beautiful Greek Islands. Choose from Rhodes, Crete or Santorini. Led by local resident and renowned travel photographer Patricia Fenn whose knowledge of the area spans some 15 years residency, you are bound to get all of the classic views and many besides. Patricia has extensive experience leading photographic groups through her work on cruise ships and has a unique way in which she imparts her knowledge, making these holidays both fun and educational. These week long breaks are arranged to get the best from the holiday and carry no surcharge for single occupancy, so no excuse there! Patricia also holds daily fun quizzes with prizes from The Wildlife Studio, while the dates are chosen to get the best from the wonderful Mediterranean sunrises and sunsets.
Photoshop for Photographers Workshop £550
Special Offer £70 reduction Photoshop for Photographers Workshop with John Gravett AFIAP, ARPS, BPE4*, DPAGB. Sat 7th-Thurs 12th February 2009. Three full days on Photoshop and one day in the field with John. Full board, superior quality accomodation fully inclusive, just drinks are extra. "Fantastic tuition. What a difference it makes to be shown how to use Photoshop. Manuals, books, online videos, Adobe e-learning - I've tried them all and ranted and raved. An excellent experience with great hospitality and great food."
Elemental Universal Multi Channel Radio Trigger
This radio trigger comes in both DC (battery powered) and AC (Mains connected). Designed to trigger studio lighting with either 3.5mm or 6.3mm (1/4inch) jack connectors. Comes in two parts - hotshoe mounted transmitter (which can also connect via PC Sync) and multi channel receiver. Thanks to Mr. Brown, it's now ONLY £34.26 plus P&P! Suitable for most studio lighting. Contact us for compatibility questions.
A3 Classic Black Portfolio Photobooks from £20.64 (inc VAT)
We are proud to introduce our New A3 Porfolio Photobook to compliment our popular Photobook family, this book is available in Jazz Black cover only or can be purchased with our Double Sided Pearl Photo paper 270gsm for you to print and make your very own photo album. Also available is the 6 x 4 Mini Books and our popular A4 Classic photobook. Please visit www.papermilldirect.co.uk for more information.
The HDR experience, Northampton £99
High Dynamic Range (HDR) photography. This new event from photo-courses.com will show you how to create stunning HDR images using from 1 to 9 separate exposures and process the images to reveal detail in the shadows and highlights. It fully explains how the raw HDR image then needs to be modified using Photomatix Pro 3.0 tools such as ‘tone mapping’, ‘details enhancer’ and ‘tone compression’ to convert it into a proper image. The result is dramatic pictures that are full of life, texture and interest that can immediately astound the viewer. The event is ideal for newcomers and the more experienced – no prior knowledge is required. A trial version of the Photomatix Pro 3.0 software on CD is also supplied to each photographer on the event to learn with and retain for future use.
Photographic Post Processing and Digital Imaging Work - £Various
Photoshop.org.uk are a digital imaging specialist using the latest software and techniques for all types of photographic and digital imaging work. This month we are offering discounted prices on all photographic manipulation and post processing work. Everything from blemish removal and background changes to full re-composition and imaging projects created from scratch. Prices start from just 99p for a touch-up on an image supplied by the customer and rise to upwards of £100 for significant projects taking some weeks to complete or requiring a high number of specific images to be captured/created by us. Payment is simple and secure, and can be made through paypal or by credit/debit card. Please contact us for more information or to discuss a specific project. Don't forget, we also have an extensive range of Digital Cameras, Accessories and Camera Equipped Mobile Phones (Including a full range of Sim Free Blackberry Handsets).
Forest Photography From Photo4x4
With kind permission of the Forestry Commission (Scotland), Photo4x4 have access to the 8,700 acres of Morangie Forest, with spectacular views of the Cromarty Firth, Dornoch Firth and Strath Rory. A breeding location for Capercaillie, the forest also has abandoned villages, hidden lochs and much more. Access in our 4x4 will allow you to get to locations that would take hours of trekking and without having to carry all your photographic equipment. We also go into the forest for night photography - spooky and spectaular when there is full moon. We run our forest tours have a maximum of 2 people so you get personal attention. Cost: £165.00 per person email: email@example.com or call 01862 850009.
Change your life with the A to Z of Photography and Business from the Annabel Williams Team! 26-29th May 2009
Give your photography a new-year kick-start with this fabulous course from the expert team at Contemporary Photographic Training (CPT). This intensive four day training course will quite literally teach you everything you need to know about photography – including getting started in business and marketing, brand building, three live shoots with a range of models, digital workflow and how to sell you images. If you want to avoid mistakes and are determined to make your mark in the photographic lifestyle market, then this is the seminar for you. You will also learn how to attract the right clients and create a complete photographic experience to remember – from the first point of contact to the image viewing. With advice and training on hand from some of the top mentors and photographers in the country, don’t miss out – book now! For full details visit www.annabelwilliams.com, contact the studio on 01539 821791
Lastolite 2 head -400watt Studio Flash Kit £299.00
The Lumen8 flash kit is designed for photographers who need to be mobile. The two head kit is supplied in a robust, hard wearing wheeled case, which can also be carried on the shoulder or by hand. The high quality specification continues with the inclusion of one of Lastolite’s famous black/white PVC umbrellas and the world renowned Ezybox, the pop-up 60cm x 60cm softbox. And to finish off this ultimate flash kit two wide based, air dampened stands ensure that your lights are supported securely. Less than half price offer - Lastolite 2 x 400 flash head offer includes 2 x 400w flash heads, 2 x stands, 2 x Brolleys, 2 x power leads, 1 x synch cable and a bag.
Custom sites and new Portfolio Templates
Amazing Internet has kicked into high gear for 2009 with new template colour schemes on Portfolio Series and some great new custom sites live. Also there are upgrades to their online sales module - Amazing Photostore. As well as photography sites they have also finished a beautiful travel site and a great new site for a wedding planner. If you would like a quote for a custom site just visit Amazing Internet and follow the online form. For a Portfolio site try the free trial.
Elinchrom BXRi Kits from £775 Vat
Lighting your way ahead - Whether you're setting yourself up in business or merely indulging your passion for great images, the new BXRi system from Elinchrom is the way to go. To find out why see the BXRi at www.theflashcentre.co.uk and prepare to re-write your expectations !