Padraic and Sonia Deasy at SWPP 2015!
Seamless co-founders Padraic and Sonia Deasy are starting off 2015 by speaking at The Societies’ Photographic Convention and Trade Show which takes places from the 14th to the 18th of January in the Hilton London Metropole, Edgware Road, London, W21JU.
With two complete masterclasses, this is your chance to whip your photography business into shape and take your portrait lighting to the next level.
The “Reinterpreting Your Portrait Studio” Masterclass will be given by Padraic and Sonia Deasy on Friday 16th January from 18:00 to 19:30 in the Hilton Meeting Rooms 5-6.
The “Simple And Beautiful Lighting With Maximum” Masterclass will be hosted by Padraic Deasy on Sunday 18th of January from 16:30 to 18:00 in the Thames Suite.
Reinterpreting Your Portrait Studio
During this class Padraic and Sonia will share their photography style, business and marketing expertise, efficient workflow system and pricing your products for profit.
Attendees get to learn about the ‘Deasy Photography’ way of business and will take home a template that can be applied to achieve success in any kind of photography business, anywhere across the globe.
You will learn:
Back to Basics – You shall be introduced to the Deasy Photographic way of managing your portrait studio. These systems are almost like a template that can be exported and applied to any photography business anywhere in the world. So let’s get going and get your foundations right.
Shooting – With their guidance and experience, you will learn to make your clients visualize the concept, before shooting for it. Unlike most studios that shoot to sell, you will learn how to sell the idea before you shoot.
Enquiries – What good is an opportunity that knocks on your door, only to walk away! This module will show you how to convert enquiries into bookings with ease.
Handling Client Relations – Managing relationships has never been so important. Understanding your customer’s pulse and giving them what they want – is key to your business. In the long run, this will allow you to reap the rewards with high average sales and continued referral business.
Pricing for Profit – Your passion is now your business too; and you need to know how a streamlined product range and simplified price list will help you achieve your business objectives and derive maximum advantage.
Five reasons to attend this class:
1. Defining Your Style Of Photography.
2. Refining Your Product Range
3. Pricing Your Products For Profit
4. Using an Efficient Workflow
5. How to Sell Before You Shoot.
Simple And Beautiful Lighting With Maximum Impact
During this lecture you will gain an understanding of the lighting techniques Padraic uses to improve the quality and impact of your portraits.
Padraic will share his photography style where attendees get a taste of how he runs his 2nd generation portrait studio “Deasy Photographic” with take home ideas that can be applied to achieve success in your portrait studio.
Light is the key element in effective and meaningful portraits and this seminar shows you some results from tests done using different size light modifiers, and how it affects the highlights and shadows to help you achieve outstanding portraits, and increase your lighting skills when photographing People.
This 1 hour Lighting Seminar will cover the following subjects
Quality of light using Big & Small Modifiers or softboxes.
Padraic’s Internationally known “B/W Style” and how he lights and shoots it.
He will break down the complex subject of photographic lighting into something you can understand and help you deliver better quality portraits consistently to your customers whether its one person you are photographing or ten.