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Manfrotto today introduced the redesigned website of the Manfrotto School of Xcellence (MSoX), its dedicated online educational platform. New additions include a Picture of the Day feature, a section called Five Golden Rules where MSoX photographers draw up their own, personal ‘golden rules’ regarding photography or videography, plus Interviews, News and Events. In addition, the Manfrotto School of Xcellence will continue providing reportages through this platform, as well as announcing upcoming webinars, tutorials and workshops given by the most important personalities in the global photography industry.
Manfrotto Press Release
MANFROTTO ANNOUNCES RE-LAUNCH OF SCHOOL OF XCELLENCE WEBSITE
News, tips and stories: a brand new virtual meeting place for photography enthusiasts
London, 27 November 2013: Manfrotto, the world leader in the design, production and distribution of professional photographic and video accessories, is proud to present the new website of the Manfrotto School of Xcellence, Manfrotto’s dedicated online educational platform. The web portal has been re-designed to captivate, engage and interact with photographers, hobbyists and imaging enthusiasts from all over the world.
Popular new additions to the new web portal include:
- Picture of the day: MSoX photographers present new, breath-taking images every day, with a detailed list of captions and tips.
- Five Golden Rules: MSoX photographers draw up their own, personal ‘five golden rules’ regarding photography or videography.
- Interviews: Regular Q&As with some of the most renowned photographers in the world will detail their own experiences in the field, their personal approach to photography and their style and technique, providing budding photographers with useful tips and tricks.
- News and Events: A brand new section to the website, News and Events provides the most significant and up-to-date information on international events related to the World of photography.
The Manfrotto School of Xcellence will continue providing reportages and products reviews through this platform, as well as announcing upcoming webinars, tutorials and workshops given by the most important personalities in the global photography industry, including some of Manfrotto’s newest Ambassadors, in order to educate and stimulate the creativity and imagination of millions of photographers worldwide.
Some of these latest additions to the Manfrotto Ambassadors line-up include:
Adam Duckworth’s work varies from portrait to commercial work but he is known best for his magazine editorial photography. He is a winner of the SWPP Commercial Photographer of the Year and has also won a national Canon-sponsored photographic award, exhibiting his winning entry in the V&A Museum in London. To read more about Adam Duckworth, visit the Manfrotto UK website.
Karen Thomas is a food and still life photographer and studied photography at Nottingham Trent University. In 1995 she moved to London and spent around four years assisting photographers before breaking out on her own. Karen has been shooting for fourteen years, from editorial to advertising; she has worked with some of the biggest names in the food industry. To read more about Karen Thomas, visit the Manfrotto UK website.
John McMurtrie is a leading music photographer and official photographer for Iron Maiden. After graduating from art school, he worked for Nikon UK before becoming a full time music photographer in 1999.His clients include most major record labels, including Metal Hammer, Classic Rock, Rolling Stone, Q and many other publications. To read more about John McMurtie, visit the Manfrotto UK website.
The new Manfrotto School of Xcellence website is intended to become a benchmark for professional photographers, videographers, hobbyists and imaging enthusiasts.
For more information, please visit: www.manfrottoschoolofxcellence.com