The World Photography Organisation has announced that for a limited period the members area of the World Photography Organisation website will be open to everyone.
All users of the website will be able to enter this area until 1 December 2012. This section of the site contains exclusive content and is usually only available to people holding Advanced and Premium memberships.
The website's unique content will update frequently and will include a host of regular features including PhotoTALK, a monthly series of live debates about issues facing photographers today. The PhotoTALK discussions will be held in worldwide locations in front of an audience, with a key component also including an online global audience invited to log in via the live webstream on the WPO website. WPO members can join in on the viewer discussions via Twitter and Facebook, as well as have the opportunity to ask questions of the experts to get feedback from the panellists involved.
The first PhotoTALK, 'The Funding Game', will be held on Wednesday 21 November at the Frontline Club, London. In this intimate talk industry experts will provide an insight into obtaining funding for photographic projects including grants, crowd-funding and working with NGO's.
Other content includes:
- The Sue Steward Column - Writer, broadcaster and photography curator Sue reports on the latest trends, novelties, emerging artists and old classics of the photography world
- Industry Insider - Meet new experts from the international photo industry through in-depth interviews with critics, publishers, picture editors and gallery directors, such as Catherine Chermayeff, Director of Magnum Foundation and photography coach and consultant Monica Suder
- In the Photographer's Studio - Listen to exclusive podcast interviews with globally renowned and emerging photographers including, such as travel photographer Macduff Everton and Magnum photographer Chien-Chi Chang.
Basic members can receive a 15% discount if they upgrade their membership to Advanced or Premium by 30 November. Please enter the promo code MEMBER15 when registering.
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now to take a look at the member's area.