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AOP @ The Photography Show
16 - 19 March 2019 at The NEC Birmingham

The Photography Show
Saturday 16th March until Tuesday 19th March
Stand H42 

25% OFF ALL MEMBERSHIPS OVER THE SHOW WEEKEND 


We have a number of bookable sessions on our stand as well as talks taking place in the Professional and Student Plus conferences.  Spaces are limited and we suggest you book now to secure your place. Bookings will close at 8am on Friday morning after which point you can email to secure your place (further info available on the booking page).

FULL PROGRAMME BELOW 

You can also visit our dedicated exhibition area where we are showcasing a selection of images from AOP50 and the Student Awards 2018, you can find more details below. 

ENTRY TICKETS AND TRAVEL
Professional photographers and members of the trade can apply for free entry here by 13 March.  Otherwise you can use our code AOPTPS19 for 25% off your entry ticket here

Using this link, you can purchase Virgin Train tickets at a 20% discount as well as purchasing parking in advance.

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PROGRAMME  

SATURDAY 16 MARCH

AOP STAFF on stand:
Jemma Ridyard - Membership and Find a Photographer Officer.  
Kevin Choi - Office Assistant.

ONE TO ONE SESSIONS @ AOP STAND:

Anne Mannion – Anne will be giving a drop in 20MIN clinic to members offering advice on copyright and general legal issues affecting photographers. Anne is an AOP Independent Director & Associate Solicitor at the specialist media firm Swan Turton LLP. 
£20.00 per session for AOP Members – refundable upon attendance.
11:00 – 15:50 

BOOK SATURDAY SESSIONS HERE 

SUNDAY 17 MARCH

AOP STAFF on stand:
Jemma Ridyard – Membership and Find a Photographer Officer.
Seamus McGibbon – AOP Executive Director

ONE TO ONE SESSIONS @ AOP STAND:

Germaine Walker – Photographers Agent is available FOR 20min clinics to discuss:
• How to cost work
• How much do I need to charge to make a living
• Where do I start
• The elevator pitch
• Who should I approach & how do I approach them
• Developing a sales pitch and making a plan
• Consistency consistency - in approach - style - sales pitch
• Protecting your assets 
 
£20.00 per session for Non AOP Members
£20.00 per session for AOP Members – refundable upon attendance.
12:30 – 16:30

Seamus McGibbon – AOP’s Executive Director – Seamus will be on hand for 20min sessions to talk about your business, working with agents and commissioners, presentation skills and anything relating to the business of being a photographer.

Free to all.
13:00 – 14:50

BOOK SUNDAY SESSIONS HERE  

MONDAY 18 MARCH

AOP STAFF on stand:
Seamus McGibbon –Executive Director
Nick Dunmur – Business & Legal Adviser
Rachel Rogers – Marketing Manager
Emma Taylor – Creative Consultant

ONE TO ONE SESSIONS @ AOP STAND:

Nick Dunmur – AOP Business & Legal Adviser. Come and meet Nick to discuss all your 20min business and legal queries session.
Free to all.
11:30 – 13:20

Germaine Walker – Photographers Agent is available for 20min sessions to discuss:
• How to cost work
• How much do I need to charge to make a living
• Where do I start
• The elevator pitch
• Who should I approach & how do I approach them
• Developing a sales pitch and making a plan
• Consistency consistency - in approach - style - sales pitch
• Protecting your assets 
 
£20.00 per session for Non AOP Members
£20.00 per session for AOP Members – refundable upon attendance
11:00 – 15:20

Emma Taylor – Creative Consultant is available for 20min sessions to discuss
• Portfolio/Website review and progression 
• Advice on client market place expansion 
• Restructuring your business 
• Creative inspiration and personal work development 

£20.00 per session for Non AOP Members
£20.00 per session for AOP Members – refundable upon attendance.
14:30 - 16:20

Rachel Rogers – AOP Marketing Manager. Join Rachel on the sofa for marketing advice - social, press, email campaigns, exhibiting. Each session 20mins. 
Free to all.
14:00 – 15:50

BOOK MONDAY SESSIONS HERE 

TUESDAY 19 MARCH

AOP STAFF on stand:
Nick Dunmur – Business & Legal Adviser
Rachel Rogers – Marketing Manager
Emma Taylor – Creative Consultant

ONE TO ONE SESSIONS @ AOP STAND:
Stephen Potts
 – AOP Accredited Photographer and AOP Board Member 20min sessions
Free to all
10:30 – 12:30

Emma Taylor – 
Creative Consultant is available for 20min sessions to discuss
• Portfolio/Website review and progression
• Advice on client market place expansion
• Restructuring your business
• Creative inspiration and personal work development
£20.00 per session for Non AOP Members.
£20.00 per session for AOP Members – refundable upon attendance.
10:30 – 12:30

Alys Tomlinson – 20min sessions to discuss exhibiting and publishing your personal projects
£20.00 per session for Non AOP Members.
£20.00 per session for AOP Members – refundable upon attendance.
12:30-13:30
 

Nick Dunmur – AOP Business & Legal Adviser. Come and meet Nick to discuss all your business and legal queries. 20min sessions.
Free to all
12:30 – 14:20

 

BOOK TUESDAY SESSIONS HERE

STUDENT PLUS PHOTOGRAPHY CONFERENCE:

14:10-14:40 An Insiders Guide To Starting Out In Assisting. AOP Assisting photographer member Conrad Ohnuki shares his advice on approaching photographers and studios, useful skills on set and what to pack in your kit.

15:30-16:00 Speed Meetings – Your Career Questions Answered by our Experts - This session sees you rotate around tables of experts from the photography industry. Ask them any questions you like.
Emma Taylor – Creative Consultant – Creative Advice Network
Stephen Potts - AOP Accredited Photographer
Fiona Watson – Shoot Producer – Fiona Watson Production
John Allen – Art Buyer and Creative Producer
Conrad Ohnuki – Digial Operator
Paul Herrmann – Director of Redeye – The Photography network

BOOK HERE 



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AOP EXHIBITION @ THE PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW 

Aside from our stand we have a dedicated exhibition area (located in the food galleries), where a selection of images from the AOP50 exhibition curated by Zelda Cheatle will be on display plus some additional hand picked campaign images from Boddingtons, Dove and Landrover to name  a few.  We will also showcase a selection of images from the AOP Student Awards, including the Best in Show and Best in Category images.

Purchase your tickets for The Photography Show 2019 here

 

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