AIPA Annual General Meeting
Tuesday, May 20
Free entry for AIPA & NZIPP members $10 door charge (cash only) for non-members Please RSVP to email@example.com
IMAGE NATION 2014
Friday, June 13 - Saturday, June 14
9:30am to 5:00pm
Queen Street, Auckland
Professional photography conference featuring presentations by Simon Harsent, Liz Ham, Richard Robinson, Geoff Blackwell, Emma Bass, Dean Zillwood, Joseph Michael + three more industry leaders
For more info visit imagenation.co.nz
AIPA LAUNCHES CLIQ
The Advertising & Illustrative Photographers Association has launched ‘CLIQ', an initiative that provides a unique and engaging platform for showcasing the outstanding imagery produced by New Zealand's leading commercial photographers.
WPO ANNOUNCES 2013 L'IRIS D'OR
Thirty-two year-old Norwegian photographer Andrea Gjestvang is announced as the L'Iris d'Or/Sony World Photography Awards Photographer of the Year. The judges voted unanimously for Gjestvang's powerful series of portraits of children and youths who survived the July 2011 massacre on the island of Utoeya, outside Oslo.
ALAMY PUBLISH STOCK PHOTOGRAPHY REPORT
International stock image company Alamy has published the results of an industry think tank looking at the way in which we pay for images and how photographers are compensated. The round table discussion, hosted by Alamy, had key decision makers in the industry debate image licensing and pricing. Participants included picture buyers, photographers, journalists and commentators as well as stock image providers.
FEATURES & COLUMNS
NEW PRODUCTS: CANON POWERSHOT G1X MARK II
Canon has announced the Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II - a new flagship compact camera and successor to the Canon PowerShot G1X, boasting the best imaging performance ever seen in a Canon compact camera.
NEW PRODUCTS: SONY ALPHA 7 & 7R
Hotly awaited by professional photographers and enthusiasts, the Alpha 7 and Alpha 7R from Sony set an exciting new benchmark in digital imaging. A game-changing blend of imaging power and portability, both mirrorless models redefine the creative options of full-frame photography in a palm-sized interchangeable lens camera.
MODEL WATCH: MEREDITH HENNESSY
Los Angeles based model Meredith Hennessy has recently arrived in Auckland following a brief stint in Bangkok. With her vibrant, bubbly personality and great 'can-do' attitude she makes shooting campaigns, catalogues or editorials a breeze.