On the 14th January 2009 over 10,000 photographers from all over the world will converge again on the Novotel West in Hammersmith for the seventh annual SWPP & BPPA Convention.
Based on the philosophy that knowledge is the key to a photographers skill, success and profit, a huge investment has been made by the SWPP & BPPA in the 90+ hours seminar programme literally running from 8am to 8pm every day.
The event kicks off with on January 14th with a 2 day business school packed with crucial information for all levels of photographers. There are also full day seminars from key speakers like used based Doug Gordon and Joe Photo to attend before the Masterclass sessions start 5pm Thursday and then run Friday to Sunday alongside the trade photo show. All 200+ stands have been sold with all the big distributor names like Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Fujifilm, Sony, Epson there plus top dealers such as Warehouse Express, Jacobs, Park Cameras, Calumet, etc.
So if you take your photography seriously this non-stop event is a great way to be inspired for the new year which culminates on the Sunday evening with 500+ plus people attending the glittering SWPP The Society ‘Photographer of the Year ‘ Awards with prizes totalling £15,000.
All Welcome…how to attend
To avoid the £5 admission fee on the trade show days Jan 16-18 which also gets you into the free Trade Masterclasses with top speakers including Gary Fong, simply pre-register until close January 9th via the SWPP
website. You will be sent the monster 172 page Showguide so you can plan your day with the option to upgrade to a Masterclass 1 Day pass at £30 or a 4 day pass at just £80. For more details call 01745 356935.