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ShootEditChatRepeat LIVE – We are one

In January earlier this year we were thrilled to be invited to the very first (but hopefully not the last) ShootEditChatRepeat LIVE recording! Organised & hosted by leading UK photographers Eddie Judd and Vicki Knights, they’ve created a series of podcasts[…]

Join SIM at The Photography Show 2019 

Join SIM at The Photography Show 2019 – and find everything you need to discover that special angle for your photography. Head to stand C96 to meet the team, see our new products and get up to 50% off sample orders.  New Products […]

The Societies of Photographers 2019 Convention

If you want to raise your photographic game, meet fellow professional photographers, get the latest information on photography, business and technology then this event is a must! Photographers are in for a real treat at the 2019 London Photographic Trade[…]

The Photography Show 2019

Join us at the 2019 Photography Show held at the NEC Birmingham, 16-19thMarch. The Photography Show offers everything any photographer, enthusiast or pro could possibly dream of; from the latest kit by leading brands to inspiring talks and demos from[…]

Five Habits to Start the Day Before a Wedding

By Hannah McClune www.hannahmcclune.com A continuous power cut for almost a full day prior to a wedding wasn’t ideal. Thankfully I had all my gear charged up, but it was a definite reminder to always charge up my batteries straight[…]

Five top tips for newborn photographers

by Claire Elliott 1 – Work safely Research safety for posing newborns. They are fragile little beings and really do need special consideration. From the room temperature, posing limbs comfortably to composite work. This is a vital part of your newborn[…]

The importance of documenting, not dictating

By Colin D Miller cdmiller.photography Call it reportage, call it photo-journalism – essentially it’s story telling. I’ve always felt that photography is the purist form of story telling and as a wedding photographer, my job is to tell the story[…]

Five ways to speed up album ordering

ONE Be sure your clients to values albums This should be done from the start when they first start talking to you. Be sure to mention albums at that point and when ever the opportunity arises. Take some time to[…]

Mile High Moments: Drone Photos

Dave Williams, travel photographer and writer, has just returned from over 3,000 miles on his motorbike. The adventure led him to the Atlantic Highway in Norway where he was tasked with shooting the adventure with a drone. In this short[…]

The Truth Behind Upselling

By Hannah McClune SIM Brand Ambassador and Owner of Hannah McClune Photography www.hannahmcclune.com ‘Upselling.’ That word alone may lead you to imagine yucky sales. A crass connotation of trying to force people to buy things they don’t want. When people[...]