We have over 150 Webinar based training sessions available for members to watch free of charge and every week we are adding to that library!
Here's what's coming soon...
TUESDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2020 @ 2PM
Creating Your Company Pages and Growing a Huge Network on Linkedin with Jeff Brown
In this final 45 minute webinar, you'll learn how to build and grow a vast wealth network on LinkedIn without spending a single penny on advertising.
You'll also understand the importance of creating multiple optimised Company Pages that behave like mini websites inside the platform.
WEDNESDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER 2020 @ 7PM
Kev's Critique Corner! with Kevin Pengelly and Lesley Thirsk
We love this session with Panel member Kevin. We get to celebrate the brilliance of the IOM by talking about how images achieved their scores and what pointers could have been worked on to achieve more.
A relaxed but super informative session. You will take so much away from this including a bucket load of inspiration!
THURSDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER 2020 @ 3PM
'Introduction to Elegant Maternity Portraits' with Felicia Schütte
With this motivational webinar we introduce Ir. Architect + Portrait Photographer Felicia Schütte to our community.
Felica will talk about her personal journey from being an enthusiast to the challenges of becoming an int. award winning, professional portrait photographer with focus on maternity portraits.
We wanted to know “how she is doing things” on the other side of the world - Felicia is located on Bonaire, a tiny Caribbean Island - and she will show + tell us her story.
MONDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER 2020 @ 7PM
Gavin Prest meets Danny Clifford - Round 2!
Put the brew mugs away and bring out the beers, we're kicking back with the boys for an evening of banter and hearing more about the legend in his own right... Mr Danny Clifford.
Music Photography hero, Danny, broke his way into the industry with his confidence and character. Gavin continues the interview with him so we can hear more about his remarkable and brilliant career.
TUESDAY 8TH SEPTEMBER 2020 @ 2PM
How to Develop the right Mindset with Fabrizia Costa
Nobody becomes a photographer because of their strong entrepreneurial streak. We’re creatives, passionate about images, relationships, emotions… and we don’t like to think about the "admin & sales" stuff.
To make a business thrive, 80% of the work happens inside our heads. We not only have to understand what to think about, but HOW to think. And then develop a different perspective as a result of that.
FRIDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER 2020 @ 10AM
Gavin Prest meets Jayne Bond - Wildlife Wonder!
Gavin will be joined by another of our wildlife photography megastars in the Guild, to talk about her career and passion for fur and feathers!
After spending 33 years teaching youngsters Art & Design, Jayne retired in 2013 to take up and indulge in her love for photography and all things creative.
WEDNESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2020 @ 2PM
'Basic Editing and Workflow for Motorcycle Photography' with Michelle Szpak
Following the last webinar on 'Lighting a Motorcycle' we now have Michelle back to talk about the editing side of her work.
You'll learn what to look for when editing aqnd gain insight into her workflow when saving and working through an image.
THURSDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2020 @ 7PM
'Aviation Photography from Inside the Wire' with Peter Farrington
With very interesting stories to tell alongside talking through his stunning aviation work and development in photography, Peter will also talk about his journey through the RAF, flying in the Red Arrows, serving Iraq, Afghanistan, The Falklands and Cyrprus.
WEDNESDAY 23RD SEPTEMBER 2020 @ 8PM
'Newborn SOS! Live Q&A and Interactive Webinar' with Claire Elliott
Let Claire Solve your Newborn Posing Woes with this Interactive Q&A Webinar! Questions can be Anything Newborn Related and asked in advance or during the session.
Viewers will be sending questions over to Claire in advance. Time permitting, there will also be some BONUS Live Posing Guiding.
Everyone who registers for this session and not currently with a Guild mentor, will be put into a draw for the chance to win a FREE mentoring 'taster' session with Newborn Specialist and session leader Claire Elliott (there are 5 sessions to be won)!
THURSDAY 1ST OCTOBER 2020 @ 7PM
Seeing the light with Wildlife Photography' with DataColor Ambassaor Richard Peters
Wildlife photography is about so much more than just the subject. In this talk, European Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Nikon and Datacolor Ambassador, Richard Peters gives insights into not only how he takes into account the lighting in his photographs, but also some insight into the thought process he goes through when doing so. Alongside this are a few little tips and tricks ... and he will start his session with cross genre insights on the importance of colour calibration. A demo of the Datacolor colour calibration product with opportunity for Q&A - and 5 lucky winners taking one home!!
FRIDAY 2ND OCTOBER 2020 @ 10AM
Gavin Prest meets Lee Hatherall - from Somerset to Florida...
With 1000+ weddings shot in the UK and abroad, multiple awards for both print and business, Lee Hatherall has quite the back-story.
From studying photography at school, to working at the age of 18 in a Portrait Studio, to living in Greece, to working at Butlins, to working on Cruise ships, to working in Jessops, building his own portrait photography business, jumping over to the wedding photography industry and 1000+ weddings later, sometimes driving 450 miles in a day... here we are... and breathe!
WEDNESDAY 7TH OCTOBER 2020 @ 1PM
The Power of the Mini-Session!! with Eugene from NPhoto
They no longer have to be points of pain!!! But instead sources of Major Profit!!
In this webinar we will discuss how to effectively grow your professional photography business with mini-sessions. We will cover some themes to consider, tips to keep in mind, and ways to effectively market your mini-session so they no longer have to be points of pain, but instead sources of major profit!!
WEDNESDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2020 @ 7PM
An evening in with Epson and Dominic Gurney
Join us for an evening in with Epson where Dominic Gurney demonstrates the new A3 & A2 printers, and will be happy to talk about any of the range including the wide format printers! We invite viewers to send in their questions in advance.
WEDNESDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2020 @ 7PM
'The Use of Natural Light in Landscape Photography' with Nigel Forster
Light can lift an image from the mundane to the spectacular! The presentation is fully illustrated with case studies that talk you though the thought process in creating each image.
THURSDAY 22ND OCTOBER 2020 @ 7PM
'Welcome Webinar' Are you new to The Guild? An informal meeting to Welcome you!
Whether you've only just joined us, or you've been with us a while and are ready now to use your membership to the best of your advantage then tune in with us live. We will talk through the membership benefits, answer your questions, and basically just say hello! An opportunity to meet your fellow Guilders and some of the team at HQ!
An informal meeting as opposed to a webinar, so you can have your camera and mic on, or off! With the freedom to choose. Look forward to seeing you there!
MONDAY 2ND NOVEMBER 2020 @ 7PM
Gavin Prest meets Photojournalist Peter Dench
Join us as Gavin meets UK based photographer, presenter, writer, author, educator and curator with over over 20 years experience in the advertising, editorial, corporate, portraiture fields of image making... Peter Dench.
Dench is a Visionary for Olympus cameras too - pretty cool hey?
TUESDAY 10TH NOVEMBER 2020 @ 11AM
Elevenses at Guild O'Clock
Join us to catch up with tea, coffee, cake and tea - whatever takes your fancy. Just don't feel alone at this diffcult time!
WEDNESDAY 11TH NOVEMBER 2020 @ 7PM
Macro Photography with Andrew McCarthy
Andrew McCarthy will be talking to you about Macro Photography!
Andrews philosophy is not just to take great images for their own sake, but to use his work to highlight the beauty and complexity of the natural world, and to raise awareness of the fragility of our environment in a period of unprecedented change.
FRIDAY 13TH NOVEMBER 2020 @ 7PM
The Tables have Turned.... The Interview with Gavin Prest. A Friday the 13th Special...
The one where we put Gavin Prest into the 'Hot Seat'. The Interviewer becomes the Interviewee!
With powerful styling, powerful narratives and hard editing Gavin's images speak to a very dark space that lives deep within many of us.
A provocative photographer of the highest order with a plentiful and exciting back story you're sure to br intrigued.
SUNDAY 15TH NOVEMBER 2020 @ 2PM
Keeping Creativity Alive - How to Shoot Remotely with Natasha J Bella
Natasha will show you how you can continue to run your business, continue to photograph your clients throughout lockdown - a skill that will be incredibly diverse in your tool kit for the current lockdown and beyond.
Diversify your business. BE AVAILABLE NOW. Keep making money.
From your home, and from theirs. No contamination. No rule breaking.
THURSDAY 19TH NOVEMBER 2020 @ 7PM
The Falklands - Beauty Can Come From War with Peter Farrington
Join me Peter Farrington as I take you to one of Britains furthest outposts in the South Atlantic, Also know as the Gateway To Antartica. I will show you how these Islands that were invaded in 1982 have turned their fortunes round and how amazing it is to go and shoot Wildlife.
More events to follow! Keep your eyes peeled and keep popping back here for updates!
Below are some FREE TO WATCH sessions for non-members:
Portraits with Impact presented by Emma Finch
The Art of Intentional Camera Movement & Creative Photography with Charlotte Bellamy
'Adding the spit and polish, textures and the like' with Gary Hill
'Equine Black Background Editing - The Basics' with Dawn Cotterell
Gavin Prest meets Danny Clifford (one of worlds best known music photographers)