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Colour Confidence is hosting a series of one-day digital photography seminars across the UK in association with renowned photographer John Clements. ‘Digital Photography in a Day’ will offer photographers the chance to see various techniques in action. “The Digital Photography in a Day concept was developed in response to customer feedback, and we are convinced these events offer something unique for photographers of all levels”, comments Javan Bramhall, Marketing Manager of Colour Confidence. “The flexible structure of the seminars allows both established professionals and newcomers to the industry to benefit.” A series of seminars at locations across the country will take place throughout May and June, with tickets available from £40 ex. VAT for a half-day or £65 ex. VAT for a full day.
Colour Confidence Press Release
Colour Confidence and John Clements take digital photography on the road
Series of ‘Digital Photography in a Day’ seminars announced
Birmingham, UK, 7th April 2008 – Colour Confidence, the independent colour management specialist, has today announced it will host a series of one-day digital photography seminars across the UK, in association with renowned photographer and industry expert John Clements. ‘Digital Photography in a Day’ will offer photographers working in a range of disciplines the chance to see various techniques in action, with practical help to enhance images at both capture and processing stages. A series of seminars at locations across the country will take place throughout May and June, with tickets available from £40 ex. VAT for a half-day or £65 ex. VAT for a full day at http://www.colourconfidence.com/dpseminar.
Each ‘Digital Photography in a Day’ seminar is split into two parts covering a series of topics, with the option to attend either or both sessions depending on individual preferences and requirements. Key areas covered include:
Getting the right exposure
Working with JPEG, TIFF and RAW file
Lighting tips using natural and flash illumination
Basic and advanced post-capture enhancement
Colour management – including how to use profiles
How to achieve high quality print output
“The Digital Photography in a Day concept was developed in response to customer feedback, and we are convinced these events offer something unique for photographers of all levels”, comments Javan Bramhall, Marketing Manager of Colour Confidence. “The flexible structure of the seminars allows both established professionals and newcomers to the industry to benefit. We are particularly delighted to have John Clements on board for Digital Photography in a Day; he brings an ideal combination of technical knowledge and real world experience to the project”.
As John Clements explains, “Understanding the technicalities of digital photography can seem an endless task. Applying a logical skill set is the only means to success as it frees up the necessary time for the creative side of things. Based on practical solutions, we provide a solid base from which to achieve, either from the enthusiast or professional perspective. Neither jargon nor marketing led, but simply containing real world technical and artistic solutions presented in an easy to understand and inspirational way”.
In order for the widest possible audience to benefit, Colour Confidence has selected a wide range of locations for the initial round of seminars.
For further information and a full list of dates and venues, please see http://www.colourconfidence.com/dpseminar
About Colour Confidence
Colour Confidence drives the demystification of colour management. Europe’s leading independent specialist, we offer the industry’s largest product range, plus education and consultancy services, to a diverse customer base, from imaging enthusiasts to multinational enterprises and government departments. Buy in-store through the Europe-wide ColorStore network or direct from http://www.colourconfidence.com
About John Clements
Working across numerous photography disciplines, John Clements brings technical knowledge and genuine real world experience to seminars. Widely respected throughout the imaging industry, his easy to follow step-by-step explanations and informative presentation style makes real world photography both enjoyable and rewarding.