ACMP AGM 2013 + Announcement of Student Photographer of the Year and ACMP Photographer of the Year Awards.
24 November 2013
This years AGM will be held in Sydney at the Black Eye Gallery. While we are obliged to have the AGM, it takes 30 mins and then we can all have a drink and catch up!
Put this one in your diary, and come along to Sydney's hottest new photographic Gallery, the evening will also include Announcement for The Student Photographer of the Year Awards and The ACMP Photographer of the Year awards.
Vale: Martin Farquarson
28 October 2013
Vale: Martin Farquarson. 1950-2013
A service for Martin will be held on Friday November 1st at 10amThe Brown Chapel, Karrakatta Cemetery All are welcome to attend.
Martin Farquharson has been shooting award-winning images for Architects/Interior Designers and the Resources, Industrial and Corporate sectors for more than 20 years.
Australian Commercial and Media Photographers (ACMP), established in 1991, acts as a united voice for Australian professional working photographers.
The ACMP is committed to the development and promotion of professional photography. It provides members with an understanding of the more complex issues of professional photography such as copyright re-usage, contracts, sales tax, legal protection, digital imaging. insurance, standard terms and conditions.
The website is a rich online resource for members across the country with a large library of ACMP seminars, photographer interviews and industry forums.
The ACMP has a membership of approximately 400. Together with the Australian Institute of Professional Photographers (AIPP) it represents around 2,500 photographers in Australia.
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Who owns the copyright for the words "Professional Photographer", "Food Photographer", "Brisbane Photographer", "Sydney Photographer" or any generic SEO word to find a photographer?
22 October 2013 - ACMP
A few months ago the ACMP was alerted to a worrying trend befalling not only several of our members but also the professional photography community at large. We recieved a letter insisting a member be reprimanded for plagerising another photographers biography. The suggested terms in breech were "Commercial Photographer", "Food Photographer" and "Melbourne Photographer" all things that any sel
My Storage Solution
21 October 2013 - ACMP
Run out of hard drive space?
Too many external USB drives lying around?
Can't back up properly any more?
Recently Lisa Saad had the above 3 scenarios all at once and had to find a solution for her storage problems. It looked like she was about to connect yet another drive to her MAC and she already have 4 drives connected plus another 5 portables floating around so adding another drive was not a solution she was looking for plus she had another issue...............
Refined Spaces at Momento Pro, with Wassim Bazzi, Judith Caignet and Wacom
21 October 2013 - ACMP
On Tuesday October 15th I went to the Refined Spaces event run by AIPP & ACMP at the Momento Pro offices in Chippendale. I found the tickets were very well priced for industry & non-industry members with 25 people crammed in we were at capacity! First up, there was a colour management demonstration run by X-rite and David Crowther, which I found really informative and useful. David