Other Benefits

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OPPORTUNITIES

The Guild offers incredible services and opportunities to its members, as well as a great sense of community!

Below are just some of the other things you get on top of those shown on others pages – such as ‘free’ webinars, training opportunities, qualifications, competitions and great discounts!

Copyright Protection

To help you fight image theft we have partnered with Pixsy one of the worlds leading image tracking service providers! You can get FREE access to their Advanced Level Service helping you protect up to 30,000 images from Copyright infringement. They will even help you get compensation if your work is stolen!

(Non-member’s cost for this service is $39 per month – $468 per year)

Creative Light Magazine

This is the Guild’s bi-monthly online publication, packed with inspiring photographers, tips, articles of interest, and of course amazing images.  Creator and Editor is Julie Oswin.  Guild members can also download PDF versions of the magazine.

(This would cost £29.70 per year for non-members)

front cover of a magazine with a kingfisher with a fish in its beak
front cover of a magazine with a kingfisher with a fish in its beak

Cameracraft Magazine

This is an independent and highly informative bi-monthly printed publication from Icon Publications.  David Kilpatrick is the Editor and creator of the magazine which is posted out to members free of charge. It can also be read online.

(Cameracraft Magazine retails for £51 per year)

Sell Stock Images

Your images could be earning you money! Members can earn their first £500 commission free when selling stock images through Alamy, who have one of the world’s finest and largest stock photo collections.

 

Logos and Downloads

As a member you can use the Guild’s respected logos.  These are on a Download page, which also includes sample Terms and Conditions, Contacts – all drawn up by our legal team, through to information on royalty free music and much more…

Priority Data Recovery Service

Should the unthinkable happen and you lose your data we can help you. We have linked in with LC Technology, a global leader in Data Recovery, with their award-winning software, used in over 100 countries, and in-house recovery service in the United Kingdom and the United States of America. Their reputation is second to none in this field! (As a Guild Member, you will receive a priority service and discounted rates)

 

Membership only areas and Regional Groups

We have member only group pages based around both Regions and Interests, as well as areas for all.  These are both informative and fun, and the Regional Groups arrange their own local photography and social events reinforcing this feel.

You can get involved as much or as little as you choose.

“Find a Photographer”  Search Engine Listings

You have the option to create a professional profile listing which is then fed onto search engines.  Especially useful for those in business.