PHOTOGRAPHY SESSION DAYS
Featuring 3 male character models, each depicting an heroic warrior from history or film, grab your chance to elevate your photography portfolio by working closely in small groups with each of our warriors in turn.
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This event is being held on Saturday 23rd November 2024 and there are 3 slots to choose from.
9:15 – 11:35 AM
12:15 to 14:35 PM
15:15 to 17:35 PM
On each slot, you will work in a team of three to photograph each of the three featured models for 40 minutes on each of the three sets.
This event will take place at our studios in Hope Mill, Manchester. Free parking is available on site and the studios are situated less than a mile from Piccadilly Station.
Postcode : M4 7JA
The event features three professional models and there are only nine places for photographers on each of three sessions. One in the morning, one at lunchtime and one in the afternoon.
Attendees will work in groups of three with each model in turn.
The price to attend this event per photographer is :
Register for a Place on the November Warriors Session Day
MEET THE MODELS
THE SILVER DUKE as ROBIN HOOD
Tom, aka The Silver Duke, is from London and has amassed a fine collection of heroic characters to depict. Based upon the portrayal of Robin hood by Errol Flynn, we welcome Tom for his debut appearance on a Session Days Event.
G BRODIE as VIKING/GAME OF THRONES
Our very own G Brodie will be featuring on this event in one of his many guises. This time it is Viking/Game of Thrones, complete with mantle, battle scars and weapons.
Image courtesy of Eileen Murray
TOM POWELL as REDCOAT SOLDIER
Tom Powell is a versatile reenactor with a multitude of costumes. On this event he will be appearing as a Redcoat Soldier in the uniform and ensemble pictured above.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
This event is an opportunity for you as photographer to work closely with each model in turn. You will be working in a group of three photographers on sets with backdrops.
Lighting equipment will be provided on each set. The use of equipment is included within your admission price. On each set we will be designing a lighting setup to suit the model. Lights will either be continuous lights or studio/strobe lighting with triggers and modifiers for your use. If you require assistance using the lights provided then we will be on hand to provide expertise.
NEWS & VIEWS
We want to keep you up to date with what we are planning and also to get your feedback and comments. Take a look at our blog posts.
Since it is International Women’s Day on 8th March, we wanted to celebrate the Female Photographer.
We caught up with Sue Hartley recently who travels up regularly from Nottinghamshire to attend Session Days Events
The model release is an important part of our process in securing the services of any model or performer on a Session Days Event.
Find out about how the PAGB got involved with Session Days at Leigh Spinners
Read all about John King, BPE2, in an interview we conducted with him recently
Our Wigan Weekender was held at Leigh Spinners on 19th/20th October. We hosted 84 Photographers and 8 Models over the course of 4 sessions. We couldn’t be prouder of everyone involved. Read all about it here.
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