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Calling all photographers: come and join the Clique

Calling all photographers: come and join the Clique

Are you keen to indulge your passion for photography? Then come and join The Sydney Morning Herald Clique Photographers’ Association, a brand new photographic community launched this week by the Herald that’s designed to challenge, support and reward photographers of all ages and skill levels. 

If you have a hankering to join a community of like-minded people and want to indulge your creative photographic side, Clique is what you’ve been looking for.

Every month, members of Clique will be given a photographic assignment from the photo editors at the Herald, with different topics designed to let you display various skills, with the winning photos to be published in the Herald on the last Friday of each month.

In addition, Clique members will also get special access to feedback and portfolio reviews with the Herald’s team of award-winning photographers, as well as discounts on photographic equipment and entry to special events thanks to Clique principal partners Canon, Digital Camera Warehouse and Adobe, and venue partner The State Library.

If you are already a subscriber to Fairfax Media, you’ll be able to join Clique for just $25, a 50% discount to the $50 membership fee for non-subscribers.

“The Sydney Morning Herald Clique Photographers’ Association is the perfect way for photographers of all skill levels to enjoy all things photographic, while having the opportunity to access the Herald’s world-class photographers,” says Sandra Harrison, Commercial Editor, Visuals at Fairfax Media.
“If you or somebody close to you is passionate about photography, Clique is definitely the photographic association to join,” Sandra says

The Sydney Morning Herald Photo Editor, Mags King, adds: “Clique has been designed with all photographers in mind, giving anyone who loves photography a structured program for developing their skills throughout the year – membership will be rewarding, and fun.”

Some of the award-winning photographers at Fairfax who will be offering workshops and seminars in 2014 include Kate Geraghty, Jason South, Brendan Esposito, Nick Moir, Simon Schluter, Justin McManus, Simon O’Dwyer, Tamara Dean and Dallas Kilponen.

During the year, Clique will be associated with the Canon Masters Program*, giving Clique members access to exclusive events, seminars, exhibitions and workshops presented by these world-renowned photographers.

For further information and to become a Clique member, go to:

smh.com.au/clique

*The Canon Masters Program unites 12 of Australia and New Zealand’s leading photographers in a program that aims to inspire Australian photographers to be creative and bring out their originality. Throughout 2014, Fairfax Media will be working with Canon to create a program of workshops and seminars presented by the Canon Masters that are designed to teach and inspire all photographers.

About Fairfax Media

Fairfax Media is a leading multi-platform media company in Australia and New Zealand. The group comprises metropolitan, rural, regional and community mastheads that offer high-quality, independent journalism and dynamic venues for commerce and information. Fairfax operates five business divisions: Australian Publishing Media, Domain, Digital Ventures, Fairfax Radio and Fairfax New Zealand. Australian Publishing Media has four publishing units – News Media, Business Media, Life Media and Australian Community Media – that generate content across all media platforms for major mastheads The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, The Land, The Australian Financial Review, The Canberra Times, brisbanetimes.com.au, WAtoday.com.au, among many others, as well niche websites such as essentialbaby.com.au and thevine.com.au. The APM division also produces prestigious conferences and events that attract large-scale, highly-engaged audiences and community participation.


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