Welcome to the booking page for the Association of Photographers' 2018 Beyond the Lens: Starting Out Conference
Join us for a day of practical, informative talks to inform and inspire you on your own career in professional photography. This will take place at Direct Digital 10:30am-5pm.
The talk line up include:
* Trayler & Trayler explain how photography agencies work, and how photographers can go about getting an agent.
* Assisting Photographer Karyn Louise on what you really need to know about working as an assisting photographer. From what kit to pack in your bag, how to get work as an assistant, how to balance your own work and assisting and loads more.
* Award winning photographer Marta Kochanek talks about how she first got started in photography, her commissions, and life as a photographer.
* Photography industry career paths - Panel discussion
Join AOP's membership officer and Creative Consultant Emma Taylor as she leads a panel discussion on the variety of careers the photographic industry has to offer. Find out how our panel journeyed to their current positions & what hey learnt along the way. Panel guests include Angus Light from Locate Productions, Ian Baker from The Bunker and Cameron Eccles from A Construction Production.
* AOP's Legal and Business Advisor Nick Dunmur passes on his top, absolute essential advice and tips for protecting yourself from the common legal problems faced by those working in the photography industry.
Venue: Direct Digital, 200-202 Hercules Road, Lambeth, London SE1 7LD
Date: Wednesday 27 June 2018
Time: 10:30am - 5:00pm
AOP Student, Junior Assistant & Assisting Photographer Members: £5 (note: you must be logged in first)