Weekend Inspiration – 20 July 2014

The Photographer’s Toolkit – Free eBook

Have you ever wondered what camera or Photography gear you should buy? Look no further than Celebrity Photographer Jeremy Cowart’s new book “Photographer’s Toolkit”. He goes through and showcases all the real-world gear he uses on shoots and explains why. From free to not-so-cheap, there’s something in here for photographers of all backgrounds. Download the free eBook now…

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Competition looking for the World’s Top Food Photographers

Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year

The global and prestigious awards aim to recognise art and diversity in food photography and this year boast new judges, new categories and a large prize pool.

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Freelance Photographer Wanted

Location: Leeds (or nearby only), UK
Company: Bay Media
Website: www.baymedia.co.uk

Bay Media is the market leader in raised lamppost banners. They run various campaigns across the country dressing up streets, promoting different events and brands. Now they have a few upcoming campaigns in Leeds.

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Looking for the Best Photography from 2014

Sony World Photography Awards, one of the leading photographic awards, are looking for the best photography from 2014. The awards are dedicated to supporting and cultivating photographic culture. The annual awards gala and ceremony takes place in London at Somerset House.

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Photographer Required

Location: Manchester, UK
Company: Babez (ladies clothing wholesalers based in Manchester)

They are looking for an individual with experience in photography and Photoshop. The responsibilities include photographing the new stock on mannequins daily and then editing these for the website. A degree is not required but photography skills are a must.

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Call for Entries: Dreams, Fantasies, and Illusions Exhibition

While we usually think of the camera as a tool for recording the facts of the real world in front of our eyes with great exactitude, it can also be used to explore the wonders of the imagination.

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Call for Submissions

Photofusion have announced that their first STILL / MOVING DSLR Film Festival is coming to Brixton, London, this autumn. STILL / MOVING will be an eight-day festival exploring the ways that photographers, artists and film-makers are engaging with the convergence of digital photography, video and the contemporary moving image.

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Photographer Wanted

Location: Hanger Lane, West London, UK
Hours of Work: 9:30am-5:30pm

River Island are currently recruiting for a Photographer to join the Web team (www.riverisland.com) at their Head Office.

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Call for Entries: Landscapes, Nature & Wildlife Images

“Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer…” – Ansel Adams

The MPA and the Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts are pleased to announce an open call for entries for POCKET VISTAS: A Mobile Photography Exhibition for Landscapes, Nature & Wildlife images.

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Weekend Inspiration – 13 July 2014

Is The Print Portfolio Making a Comeback in the Age of The Internet?

In an age where social media fatigue is a real and prominent problem, photographer Erik Almas tries to stand out from the crowd by means of the age-old print portfolio. Detailing the ‘whys’ and ‘whats,’ he briefly goes over what it is that made him decide to go back to the physical portfolio and how his work is organized in the interesting video above. Watch video and read more here…

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