Thursday, 30 April 2009

Calumet's Assistant's evening and competition

At Calumet's Assistants Evening event in Drummond Street on Wednesday April 29th, the winners of the Assistants Photo Contest 2009 were announced. Assistants were invited to enter their best ever image into the competition for the chance to win £1,000 worth of Profoto rental.

Twenty Photographs were shortlisted and showcased in the Drummond Street Gallery for the week of the 27th April. The winning image is displayed along with from left to right - Simon Browitt (Rental Manager), Chris Overend (winning Image) and Nic Claxton (Branch Manager at Drummond Street).

Alamy Seminar with Pete Jenkins at Calumet Nottingham

Calumet Nottingham held it's second successful Alamy seminar on the evening of Thursday 26TH March.

Speaker - Pete Jenkins - a regular contributor to national photo press, gave a talk on getting registered with Alamy and also getting past their quite stringent quality controls. is an online sales portal, and photographers should consider using it as part of their business strategy. Attendees of the first Alamy seminar, held in February, have reported back with very positive comments. Calumet Nottingham intends to run this Alamy seminar again, probably on a Saturday next time. Calumet Nottingham hosts regular seminars, and has a dedicated seminar room which is soon to be made available for hire by groups, societies and businesses.

We are holding 2 more Alamy Seminars with Pete - at Livepool store on 28th May and Drummond Street in London on 24th June. See our events page for further details

Not a care in the world by Jude Browne - Photo of the Week