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Join Amateur Photographer and What Digital Camera experts Damien Demolder, Nigel Atherton and Photoshop guru Philip Andrews on 16 November 2012 for a full day of photographic instruction and fast-track photography inspiration at the fantastic Blue Fin Building on the Southbank, London SE1.

Learn insider secrets from our award-winning editorial teams and photo-experts to motivate and inspire you to take better pictures. Gain invaluable knowledge from other delegates’ achievements and challenges during our popular photo-critiquing sessions throughout the day, with demonstrations to show key techniques. Plus, Philip Andrews shows you how to use Photoshop and Lightroom to enhance your images.

Highlights include: Exposure, Street photography skills, Learning to use Levels properly, Editing RAW, Metering, Photoshop skills, Composition, Lightroom skills, Framing, Marketing your images, DSLR video techniques, Critique session advice.   

09.30:  Welcome registration – Tea/Coffee
10.00:  Brain vs Camera – Be better than your metering system
11.00:  Brain verses camera + Q&A. Presented by Damien Demolder
11.15:  Creative Composition. Presented by Nigel Atherton
11.30:  Tips for shooting DSLR video. Presented by Nigel Atherton
11.45:  Tea & coffee break
12.00:  Lighting – Natural light. Presented by Damien Demolder
12.35:  Lighting – Studio light. Presented by Andrew Sydenham
13.00:  Lighting demo + Q&A
13.15:  Lunch
14.15:  Every image needs Photoshop – how you can use Lightroom and Photoshop to carry out essential edits
15.15:  Every image needs Photoshop + Q&A. Presented by Philip Andrews
15.30:  Make cash from your photos. Presented by Matt Golowczynski and Michael Topham
16.00:  Final Q&As to the panel + audience photo critique session
16.30:  Chat with the experts over a glass of wine
17.30:  Ends

£120 per person. Price includes: All talks/Q&As, course note hand-outs, welcome tea & coffee, lunch, glass of wine, goody bags.

FREE LEXAR 16GB Premium Series SDHC UHS-I memory card worth £13.99 for every delegate!


for photo and video enthusiasts or anyone who enjoys taking photos, the
Lexar Premium II Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHCTM) UHS-I
card is a high-speed, high-capacity card for sustained rapid-fire
picture-taking and full-motion video. With speed ratings up to Class 10,
the card leverages UHS-I technology to deliver read transfer speeds up
to 200x (30MB/s), and is available in 8GB, 16GB, and 32GB capacities.

Visit the Lexar website here

To be held on Friday 16 November 2012 in the Blue Fin Building, 110 Southwark Street, London SE1 OSU

How to book your place

  • EMAIL us at with the words ’16 NOVEMBER SEMINAR’ in the subject line. Please include your name, address and telephone number.
  • POST a cheque made payable to ‘IPC Media Ltd’, to Estelle Hicks-Bennett, SPI seminar, IPC media, Blue Fin Building, 110 Southwark Street, London SE1 0SU. Please include your name, address, email and telephone number.
  • CALL 020 3148 4326/21 to pay by card.

Places are confirmed with a full balance payment. Places are not confirmed until receipt of payment. Tickets are non-refundable but they are transferable.