Our annual show, the Spring Shoot, is back!
Tuesday the 17th May 2016 sees the return of our annual interactive event.
Back and better than ever, expect top brands, demos, seminars. Held in the large hall at the Hamworthy Club, nr Wimborne, BH21 3AP, we will once again bring you all the latest from the biggest names including Canon, Nikon, Leica, Panasonic, Sony and Fujifilm.
There is something for everyone at this year’s spring shoot and we have some great show deals that we will be revealing shortly.
Meanwhile, check out some of the superb entertainment that we have lined up:
Wild Arena will be alongside Canon and Manfrotto with some wonderful wildlife for you to photograph. Come and chat to the guys, see the creatures and get some great photographs.
DJI will be with us at the show, flying their drones. Come and check out some of the most exciting new products in the photography world today!
Come and try out 4K for yourself in our Speakers Corner area with Ross Grieve and Panasonic. Find out how 4K technology can help your photography and allow you to never miss the decisive moment ever again!
We have several prizes up for grabs at the show, including a Think Tank Mirrorless Mover 25i worth £55.50.
South Wilts Falconry will be with us flying their beautiful birds of prey from the sports field, Come and watch these magnificent animals using the latest optics from Leica, Swarovski and Vortex.
For the first time we are publishing a floor plan prior to the event. Click the image below to open full size version. Download by right clicking the image and selecting ‘Save As’
Speaker line up Spring Shoot 2016
Starting us off at 10:30 am we are honoured to have award winning professional Fujifilm X-Photographer, Kevin Mullins as our headline speaker. Kevin Mullins is regarded as one of the best wedding photographers in the world. He is also a prolific street photographer and exclusive Fujifilm user.
Following Kevin at 12:15 pm, representing Fotospeed and Canon, we are very pleased to have Landscape Photographer of the Year, Andy Farrer with us. Andy won the prestigious award for his incredible take on local landmark, the Bats Head. Join Andy for his seminar on landscape photography and printing using Fotospeed papers.
Then at 1:30 pm, from Sony we have returning speaker Michael Wayne Plant. Michael was with us for our first Spring Shoot and was a big hit with many of you. He is a supremely versatile photographer covering social documentary, fashion and commercial photography.
Rounding up the seminar schedule at 2:45 pm, from Nikon we have the fabulous John Clements from Go Photo Training. John is a well regarded photography trainer. His courses always sell out and leave delegates bursting with new ideas on how to improve their photography. Make sure you don’t miss his fabulous seminar at this year’s show.
All of the seminars cost just £5 to attend. All attendees will receive a wrist band at the show reception desk, you must wear your wrist band to gain entry to the seminar. After the seminar has taken place, your wristband will entitle you £5 off in our shop at the show.
10:30 am – SOLD OUT Kevin Mullins, using Fujifilm X cameras as a professional photographer
12:15 pm – SOLD OUT Andy Farrer, award winning landscape photography and printing with Fotospeed
1:30 pm – Michael Wayne Plant, Smart ways to get accurate exposures on digital using Sony A7 series cameras
2:45 pm – John Clements, Nikon masterclass
But that is far from it!
In the main hall we also have our speakers corner. Headlining in main hall with not 1, 2 or even 3 but 4 sessions throughout the day join the incredible Ross Grieve from Panasonic as he takes you on an 4K adventure. Ross is a master of Portrait Photography, Commercial Photography and Wedding Photography and he will be wowing the crowds with his 4K seminars, showing you all how incredible 4K shooting is and how it makes it possible to capture amazing moments. Get stuck in and give 4K a try!
Speakers corner timings:
10:15 – 10:45 – Michael Wayne Plant
11:00 – 11:30 – Ross Grieve – 4K demo
11:45 – 12:15 – John Clements
12:30 – 13:00 – Ross Grieve – 4K demo
13:15 – 13:45 – Kevin Mullins – Instax Mini printing including think tank giveaway for best customer pic from photowalk
14:00 – 14:30 – Ross Grieve – 4K demo
14:45 – 15:15 – Andy Farrer – Fotospeed printing
15:30 – 16:00 – Ross Grieve – 4K demo
All of the other main seminar speakers will also make small appearances in speakers corner throughout the day, along with other guests including Greg Thurtle from Reikan Technology who will demonstrate the amazing FoCal software.