Forward Events Photographic Roadshow - Header Image


Croke Park Stadium
Hogan Suite
Jones's Road
Dublin 3
Tuesday 5th September 2017
Trade show open: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Seminars Start: 10.00am


Appleton Photo Training

One 2 One Photography Training with Andrew
Training that is designed to meet everyone’s individual needs. From camera and lighting skills through to post processing, each session can be tailored to your current requirements. If you are a member of The Guild of Photographers these sessions are invaluable to help achieve Qualified, Craftsman and Master Craftsman accreditation. Andrew is a Panel member, judge and mentor for The Guild.

Choice of models
We have a comprehensive selection of models throughout the country that work in a variety of styles

Studio or location
One 2 one sessions can take place in a studio or on location and for some subjects telephone training is available

Choice of location
In addition to Andrew’s home one 2 one is available from a number of locations throughout the UK. These include Saracen House Studio in Milton Keynes, Millwood Studios near Manchester and various locations around London.

One 2 one can also be carried out at your home or studio and some training can be carried out on-line via Skype.


Arcoalbum was founded in 1991 and the company has been successful in the photography business ever since.

In 2006 Arcoalbum started designing and making top quality photo albums which accessed the international market in 2015.

Our business mission – justify each client's expectations.

We offer a wide assortment of services and products.

Handmade products created with the highest quality materials and precision production, help us create exceptional and durable products for every client.

Barker Photographic

Barker Photographic will be exhibiting at Photovision with an array of products that will include Elinchrom and Interfit Lighting, Manfrotto Tripods, Epson Printers, PermaJet papers and printing goodies.

There will also be a selection of other products such as Sigma Lenses, LEE Filters, Captur triggers, RODE microphones and a variety of accessories.


All the latest lighting innovations from Elinchrom will be available to see and try, including the ELB Portable pack and the Hi-Sync Head, and new Skyport transmitters. Barker Photographic will price match any UK or Irish Elinchrom landed price from an official Elinchrom Dealer.

Barker Photographic have been supplying quality Photographic equipment and supplies Nationally for over 20 years. They are specialists in Studio Lighting and fit-outs, including backdrops and rail systems.

InkJet printers and supplies are also a major part of their business, with large stocks of papers and Inks available at all times. Nikon, Canon and Olympus are now also being stocked in their Cork showroom, making Barker Photographic a truly One-Stop-Shop for all your Photographic needs.


BIPP is an internationally recognised qualifying organisation with over 100 years of experience in supporting and networking photographers.

BIPP qualify and support professional photographers by offering a challenging Qualifications Structure, Events, Regional & Weekend workshops, National & Regional Awards and a number of membership benefits!

Qualifications & Portfolio Reviews
World recognised, BIPP Qualifications are a benchmark of excellence.

Each qualification reflects increasing levels of experience, skill and achievement.

If you're interested in qualifying as a professional photographer, read through the information on our website or call us on 01296 642020. 

BIPP's Portfolio Reviews will guide you towards your qualification.

Receive one to one advice on developing your work and preparing for your professional qualification.

Camera Centre

Camera Centre has been serving photographers throughout Ireland with photographic equipment, accessories and photo printing services since 1971.

We continue to grow as a provider of new photographic equipment and services.

We are a leading stockist of Canon, Nikon, Fujifilm, Olympus, Panasonic and Sony.

Our range includes the latest in DSLR, DSLM, Pro Compact, Bridge and Compact digital cameras.

We are also an official stockist of GoPro Action Cameras & DJI drones and Gimbals including the Phantom, Mavic, Spark and Osmo series.

We also support all these products with a full range of accessories.

Click Group

Click Props offers a superb collection of soft furnishings, accessories, trench bowls and hammocks which are ideal to use when photographing babies and young children.

Choose from an extensive and exclusive range of multi award-winning backgrounds and floorgrounds to give you the opportunity of offering clients a multi set experience.

We work with some of the UK's best known educators at our training Academy in Watford, from Sales Training to Photography we have the course for you!

Lead Generation
Our Bump 2 Baby schemes are exclusive for UK photographers wanting to offer photographic experiences to Mums-to-Be and children as they approach significant milestone birthdays.

The significant benefit to our data is that c.80% have email addresses and phone numbers.

Allocation is based on postcode availability – is yours free?

Click Group

The Photographic Organiser (TPO)

TPO will help you to become better organised, more efficient and profitable by allowing you to spend more time shooting and selling and less time worrying about administrative tasks!  TPO will simply manage almost every aspect of your photography business for less than the cost of just one single 8” x 6” print per month! 

TPO operates on either Mac or Win O/S and it has a full support package so you won’t be left out in the cold. Manage all your enquiries, prospects, clients and suppliers in one place. With many useful features and rich functionality it will help you to keep on top of all sessions, viewings, other appointments, production tasks and appointment reminders. It has various marketing features built in and gives you access to financial reports to support your business.

To find out how TPO can help you come to the Click Group stand.


We are a young disruptive social media stock photography platform & market place where people most passionate about photography come to share and sell their work. With a rapidly growing community of users from around the world, we are making a difference by connecting, nurturing and sustaining new and upcoming photography talent.

We are all about social, local and customized stock photography solutions from real people! And unlike the large stock photography sites, our users set the prices for their content and get to keep majority of all sales revenues!

As part of our offering, we do bespoke photo missions, which are crowd sourced social stock photography based on client briefs. This is a unique opportunity for brands and agencies to source original local relevant content from real people!

D L Kirkpatrick

D.L. Kirkpatrick is the leading name in photography equipment. With over 40 years experience, we supply a full portfolio photographic products to professional and event photographers & retail stores.

Our range includes everything from SLR cameras, event printers, media & accessories, passport/ID systems, wedding albums, frames and mounts, inkjet paper and inks, studio kits & large format printers.

We bring you the latest products at some of the lowest prices, specialising in big name brands such as Canon, Nikon, Permajet, Elinchrom, Fuji, DNP, Mitsubishi, Sony, & many more - visit to see our full range.

If you are a wedding photographer, then you will be interested in the bespoke Italian wedding album range from Tony Sarlo Albums.

Call into our showroom & browse through our extensive range of wedding albums or visit

Are you a pharmacy with a photographic department? We sell just about everything from photo kiosks, passport systems & media, to compact cameras, frames, memory cards & even batteries.

Call us on 028 9077 4455 or visit our website


At Digitalab we offer a professional online photo printing service with a big difference ... over 60 years of delivering consistently stunning work to the photographic industry.

With state-of-the-art printing equipment & our highly trained print team our aim is to offer you the best printing service available at affordable prices.


From our unrivalled C-Type Photographic Prints to our extensive range of Framing Options and Wall Art, the care and attention to detail evident in all of our products will help to set you apart from the competition.



Photo Booths are a must at events these days and a fantastic add on for Photographers wishing to expand their product offering and generate more profit. Everybooth™ has been designed specifically to target the Luxury Weddings & Event Market. Add Everybooth™ to your business and watch your profits soar!

Everybooth™ supplies everything you need to create your own Deluxe Photo Booth Business:

  • Luxury Wooden Photo Booths
  • Modern Backdrop Designs
  • Portable Backdrop System
  • Stylish Accessories
  • Business Training

Designed by Photographers, for Photographers.

Follow us on Instagram @everybooth

Join the Everybooth Academy

f2 Cameracraft

F2 is the magazine by and for freelance photographers concentrating on the business of working as a photographer in the industry. Photographers' work is showcased to a high standard, with top quality reproduction and incisive interviews.

Whether you're established or starting out, if you're working freelance or working towards going freelance, it's a must-read.

Fine Art Papers

Based in Swords and run by Sheldon Long they have gained an enviable reputation for quality and service combined with a product knowledge that is second to none.

In the past Sheldon has supplied all manner of photographic equipment, run a successful photographic studio and today he specialises in the supply of Photographic Fine Art Papers, Printers and their related products.

With a passion for photography and a keen member of the Malahide Camera Club, Sheldon is only too aware of the needs of today's photographers and is perhaps the most knowledgeable supplier of photographic products in Ireland today.

With a clear focus, Fine Art Papers aim to bring you the best products from their partners Canson, Hahnemühle, Fuji, Epson and Gigapan.


FlyRyte Drone Academy is Ireland’s favourite unmanned aviation school.

Providing the highest standard of training through online courses and at their training facility, they are dedicated to their students and assist them throughout their career.

Having recently launched a free online interactive airspace map and approved online training courses they continue to facilitate students’ needs.

All their instructors are military and civilian manned and unmanned flight instructors with huge experience.

If you have any questions about drones don’t hesitate contacting FlyRyte or check out their new website which was launched last week!



Fujifilm Ireland is the leader in imaging solutions in the Irish market with over 183 photo labs throughout the country employing over 550 employees.


Fujifilm continue to make a significant investment into the Irish market; the company believes that long term success is dependent on being a strong and effective development partner to their imaging customers.


Fujifilm have a full range of hardware and consumables which can assist any Professional Photographer in adding value to their business.


A sublimation Gifting Solution is an excellent addition to the business of any Wedding or Schools Photographer. The cost effective ASK300 printer and kiosk is ideal for anyone looking to do Event Photography.


Wunderbars, the revolutionary new framing system for canvas wraps, gives Photographers professionally finished canvas products with little effort.


Frontier-S DX100 - If you are looking to take control of your Wedding Prints, School Photos, Family Portraits and Event Photography, this can be done with the new Frontier-S DX100 from Fujifilm. You will get versatile printing sizes to accommodate various demands from customers. It is a small, high quality Frontier Inkjet Minilab using 6 coloured inks, ideal for event photography. You are welcome to see the Frontier-S DX100 at the show.


The X Series range of cameras which is the Professional Range of Digital Cameras from Fujifilm, include the X-Pro2, X-T10, X100T XA2, X-E2S and the newly announced X-T2. These Cameras offer the Professional Photographer the results they have come to expect over the years from the Professional Camera Range from Fujifilm. We will have an X Series Demonstration Area at the show whereby you are welcome to come and try out and test the models of your choice.


We look forward to seeing you at the Photovision Roadshow, Dublin.


Phone: 01 8820200 Email: Offers:

G F Smith Photographic

GF Smith Photographic have been designing and making beautiful photographic books , frames, folders and mounts since 1985.

For us every photograph is unique; it’s a wonderful thing, something worth saving and taking care of. We make our albums, frames, folders and mounts by hand using traditional methods and only the best materials.

While our online service and ranges of products offer something special, we are a real people organisation. We answer the telephone. Our Sales Executives cover the country and are happy to visit you in your studio or home. It is a service as unique and bespoke as the products we offer.

01482 588037



Graphistudio over the past 15 years, has taken the professional photographic market by storm with it’s innovative and ground breaking albums.


Graphistudio is now regarded as the industry leader in album presentation in the world, with numerous trade awards with some of the biggest names in photography as its customers.


Manufactured in Italy using the very latest in photographic and offset printing technology, available with the largest selection of sizes and cover designs in the world, Graphistudio is the choice of the professionals.


They offer a full design service as well as their own design software for photographers who wish to keep control of the creative aspect of the book design.


2016 has been year of innovation for Graphistudio with more new products launched in 2015/16 than in the past 15 years, including HD printing, the future of album printing, the winner of PPA’s Hot one award for the GoBook, and soon the new Matted album just to name a few.



Tel UK: 02082424807


hähnel industries ltd are one of the leading manufacturers of power products for camcorders and digital cameras. Having celebrated over 50 years in business, hähnel have an excellent reputation in R&D and a well-known history of quality products and excellence in design.

From humble beginnings as a distributor of professional movie equipment in Köln, Germany, hähnel have progressively developed over time and the business continues to grow from strength to strength.

In 1958 hähnel industries ltd. first started trading under the hähnel logo in Germany. In 1975 it opened up a production company in Bandon, Co. Cork, Ireland, which has progressively grown over the years.

In June 2007 hähnel industries ltd. opened their new offices in Bandon. The hähnel headquarters still remains in Co. Cork with shipping to Ireland, UK and Europe and their new state of the art premises are a reflection of the prosperity and continuing expansion of the company.

During the last 50 years the company has had many achievements. It was the first to develop the worlds only Motorised Splizer for editing 8mm film. From there, it brought out a slide viewer with a built-in screen and in recent years designed the first and only optical zoom light that gives even light distribution. hähnel then progressed into the charger market with the Pro 9000 high tech charging technology and thereafter developed the worlds first plug-in charger for Lithium Ion batteries, the Digital PowerStation DCL.

hahnel industries have well-established distributors throughout Europe with over 40 countries now representing the hähnel brand.

The Brands that Hahnel are the official Distributor for in Ireland include, Sigma, Olympus, Manfrotto, Gitzo, Lastolite, Tokina, Feiyu Tech, Polaroid, Colorama, Avenger, National Geographic and Miggo Pictar.

Hand Imaging

Hand Imaging is a professional photographic laboratory providing quality products and services since 1979 from our base in Mullingar, Co Westmeath, Ireland.

At Hand Imaging we have many years of experience in producing professional quality albums & books in a range of cover options & materials.

-Photostory album
-Photobook album
-Portrait album
-Belvedere album
-Overlay album
-Duplicate albums
-CD/DVD album
-Album presentation

We can offer a range of print sizes up to 30" x 40" which can be ordered through our ROES software

-Colour corrected
-Printed on lustre, gloss or metallic
-Single or multi image prints
-Package printing (Schools,graduations etc)
-Proof printing

A comprehensive range of finishes are available to enhance the presentation of your images:

-Mounting  & Lamination
-Decor & Print wraps
-Float, Hover & Tray frames
-Acrylic block, sandwich & display

-Scanning of films to medium or large files.

Visit our stand to view our latest offers & products.

Image Creation Supplies

Image Creation Supplies offers an extensive range of photographic products for today’s professional photographers and the retail market.


Our range includes everything from: 

  • Inkjet Fine Art papers
  • Inks for Epson & Canon
  • Large format printers
  • Event printers (Canon, Citizen & Mitsubishi)
  • Stretcher bars, strut mounts & photo blocks
  • Photo gifting products
  • Photobooths & Magic Mirrors
  • Passport/ID systems


We are also the Official Service Engineers & Resellers for Mitsubishi Photo in Ireland.


Why not visit our showroom & browse through our extensive range of products. Call us on 00353 1401 3643 or visit our online store.



Loxley Colour

A long history in the photographic industry has given Loxley Colour the depth of knowledge and innovation to support professional imaging through excellence of service and a strong commitment to photographers.

Through investment in modern equipment in a lab that is run with precision and attention to detail, we pride ourselves on delivering new and industry leading products that help photographers stay ahead of the game.

With a focus on showcasing photography at its best, Loxley Colour create beautiful, hand made print products with meticulous attention to detail and deliver them with an unrivalled personal service.

For beautiful albums, wall products with impact, fantastic framing options and a range of desktop, presentation and marketing products that make you stand out from the crowd, the only choice Loxley Colour.


Based in Northern Italy at Cassola, Manfrotto designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of camera and lighting support equipment for the professional photographic, film, theater, live entertainment and video markets. The product line includes an extensive range of camera tripods and heads, lighting stands and accessories.


It has become a tradition of Manfrotto to continually invest in the latest technology together with constant assessment of the product range, production needs and consumer trends. This policy maintains the highest standard of quality at all stages and set the standards others follow.


Manfrotto Products are manufactured by the Manfrotto Supports and Manfrotto Bags units.


“Manfrotto Imagine More” spells out the mission to serve the imaging creative community in expressing and exploring their imagination more fully, whatever the level of technical competence. This mission is guiding the company into new products like LED Lights devices, Accessories for iPhone® photography, New Video shooting solutions, New Bags and gear equipping solutions that will serve many more imaging enthusiasts and professionals around the world – whatever their level of skills and gear, and wherever their imaging missions take them.


Nicelight is an Irish owned company set up by two photographers Michelle & Fran, to introduce the NICEFOTO range of lights and accessories to Europe.

On our website you will find a selection of cordless, battery operated, TTL/HSS 600w studio lighting as well as a range of Nikon and Canon compatible speedlights.

We also stock a large range of lighting accessories: Softboxes, umbrellas, stands, triggers etc.

So drop by our stand at the show. We would love to talk lighting with you.


At nPhoto we produce high quality products for professional photographers. Our experience in the photographic industry gives us an edge in providing unique solutions at the most competitive prices!

Our clients are professional photographers from across Europe, who provide a sophisticated product to display cherished memories for years to come.

tel: 020 3026 6835

OBF Insurance Group

Formally known as O’Brien Finlay Insurance Associates Ltd who have been taking care of Photographers Insurance and financial needs for over 40 years, are privileged to be trusted by more than 10,000 clients countrywide, are delighted to have arranged a specific Photographers package with AXA Insurance. As you would expect we are insurance and financial planning experts but what sets us apart is that we put our customers at the heart of everything we do.


We will be attending the Photovision Roadshow in Croke Park on the 6th Sept 2016 and our purpose is to listen, understand your needs and use our experience to find the right solution for you, so please feel free to visit our stand and discuss your individual requirements.


For the Photographer

  1. We can provide All risks cover on your photographic equipment and studio contents. 
  2. Theft from unattended vehicles.
  3. Cover for camera equipment on approval from recognised equipment suppliers.
  4. Cover applies on a worldwide basis (excluding war zones) for specified photographic equipment.
  5. Cost of hiring equipment as a result of an admitted claim.
  6. Business Interruption.
  7. Employers Liability.
  8. Public and Products Liability.
  9. Computer Breakdown Cover where Studio Contents cover applies, including reinstatement of data up to a limit of €10,000 (Note Laptops – must be covered under photographic equipment).
  10. Goods in Transit.
  11. Money cover.
  12. Glass.
  13. Legal Expenses.
  14. Easy Payment options.

Optional extra’s
Professional Indemnity.

Subject to the usual terms exceptions and conditions of the AXA photographers policy.

Contact us at 01-6601033
Email: or
For more information and to see all of our other available services go to our website below:-

One Photographic

One Photographic the Irish owned and managed one stop shop for photographers. Launched in March 2012 by Robert Seale and his wife Elaine. 

Robert has worked within the photographic industry in Ireland since 1998. At One Photographic we create the environment where a one stop shop is available to photographers.

Products have been sourced from around the world, with many of these products exclusive to One Photographic and with the photographer always at the fore front of our minds.


We supply the core consumables and hardware to the photographer to create and present the perfect image such as  printers, software, ink, paper, albums, frames,folders, strut mounts,usb keys, memory cards, monitors, optical media, storage, tripods, backgrounds, lighting, studio props from industry brands such as Fuji, Epson, Fotospeed, Hahnemuhle, Sandisk, Sekonic, Lowepro, Joby, Koy Lab, Lastolite, Hahnel, DNP,Sim Imaging to name but a few.


Our approach is straightforward and based on what we know photographers are looking for. A quality and extensive product range. Competitive prices. Superior customer Service.


We are dedicated to photography.



New Launch for 2017


Sim Imaging are pleased to announce One photographic as our new agent in Ireland. 


With Roberts' 19 years sales experience within the Irish photographic industry, One Photographic are the perfect partner to promote and drive our business in Ireland.


One Photographic are based in Dublin and have dedicated an area of their showroom to Sim Imaging products. Feel free to pop in and view the products on the spot!


Robert, owner of One Photographic, encourages everyone interested in the Sim Imaging range of products to call by the showroom: “It’s always best to experience the quality of presentation products in person and we are very excited about offering this extensive range of products to photographers in Ireland ”


Launched in 2004; Sim Imaging has fast become the supplier of choice for professional photographers, due to our skilled, experienced and dedicated workforce supported by our continued investment in the latest technology.


All our products are handmade in the UK, and we source only the highest quality materials. Our production team are trained by the very best craftsmen, allowing for traditional techniques to be handed down, to ensure each client receives only the highest quality results.


We are also an Epson Pro graphics and Pro Photo partner in recognition of Robert’s Epson sales over the past 19 years. See some of the recently launched printer’s on our stand.


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter to keep right up to date with new products, special offers and Trade show.

O'Loughlin Camera Insurance

Camera Insurance is part of the O'Loughlin Insurance Group who has over 25 years experience in the insurance industry within Ireland. We specialise in insuring Photographers, Videographers, Journalists and Video/Film Makers as well as providing specialist insurance cover to Trade Bodies and Camera Clubs. O‘Loughlin Insurance Group’s Photographers Insurance is tailored to provide all the covers generally required by a photographic business based in Ireland and allows the production of a policy dedicated specifically to the requirements of the business made up of any of the following areas of cover.

As we tailor each policy to the individual customer the terms and conditions of cover may differ from customer to customer but in brief:

          Material Damage

  • Buildings, Shop Fronts & Fixed Glass
  • Cover for buildings, shop fronts and fixed glass
  • Fixed Business Property & Equipment
  • Cover for tenants improvements, interior decorations, fixtures and fittings, and film processing and darkroom equipment
  • Portable Business Property & Equipment
  • Cover for photographic, video and lighting equipment, computer/electronic office equipment, hired in equipment, photographic work (portfolio), stock and materials, mobile telephones, goods held in trust and other business property

  • Public Liability – Cover for your liability for injury caused to third parties or for damage caused to a third party’s property
  • Products Liability – Cover for your liability for injury caused to third parties resulting from products supplied
  • Employers’ liability insurance – protects you against your legal liability for injury, illness or disease to any employee, including directors of limited companies, labour only sub-contractors and persons under work experience or training schemes

    Professional Indemnity

As soon as you agree to do a shoot you are contractually obliged to produce photos to an acceptable standard. It is a fact of modern life that more and more people are willing to take matters to court and claim compensation if they are not satisfied with their photos, or if there were other problems on the day of the shoot. Even if you are found not to be at fault, solicitors’ costs in defending yourself alone can be exorbitant. Professional Indemnity Insurance will provide you with this essential protection.

When you hold Professional Indemnity Insurance with us you can have peace of mind knowing that you are covered.

Additional Covers Available


PermaJet are providers of the worlds finest range of photographic inkjet media, with a 35-year history of producing equipment and materials for traditional darkroom printers.
As industry leaders with a highly respected name in quality print production, PermaJet are now leading the way with extensive ranges of Digital, Fibre Based, and Fine Art media.

You'll find a paper to suit every requirement, including the fantastic Oyster 271, voted as Best Professional Paper on three occasions.

For more info visit our website or contact us on 01789 739200.


Photostorie offers Professional Photographers an unrivaled range of album and book variations to cover an extremely wide range of requirements.

Every product you order is bespoke as it is made entirely to your choices of cover materials, page thickness, page finish, colour selections, packaging and of course your own page design creations.

All of these choices are crafted together by artisans with generations of experience to rely on.

We only supply the very highest quality albums and books and we support this with our unique  LIFETIME GUARANTEE. You can therefore be sure that when you use our products you can supply them to your customers with confidence.

Lifetime Guarantee

The Photostorie Lifetime Guarantee is a unique commitment to all our customers that we will fully support our products no matter what age they may be.

Our products are built to last and therefore if any problem develops with them we are prepared to provide a repair or suitable replacement completely free of charge if it can be shown that the problem was caused by a manufacturing fault.

Even if an error has been made by one of our customers in laying out a spread we generrally are able to replace the spread in the album and reconstruct the album at an affordable price.

Sim Imaging


We pride ourselves on delivering you high quality handmade products with a fast cost effective service! - Supplier of choice for professional books & albums. Create your designs through our FREE Sim Ware software. – Marketing Print Products built for photographers! Click and create your perfect designs today. – Create amazing Wall Displays easily in minutes! With our simple online ordering system. – Fast cost-effective Photo printing service, offering small & larger prints plus Lab products.


The Guild Of Photographers

Professional or enthusiast, the Guild will help you get the most from your camera with our training, courses, networking and support. It can also help you save money!


PLUS - All members get an annual subscription to CameraCraft magazine worth £49.50 included in their membership!


The Guild has 2 types of membership -


'Regular' membership offers access to 121 mentoring, competitions, training days and social events, a highly respected assessment process, friendly private group pages, an outstanding insurance scheme, an unlimited Back-Up and Storage system, post-production and data-recovery services, plus incredible discounts at places such as the Apple Store.


Yes, you can save £££'s at the Apple Store! 'Pro' membership offers a unique support package for those in business including Tax Investigation cover, a free Debt Recovery service and direct access to a 24/7 legal helpline as well as all the benefits of it's 'regular' membership.


SAVE ££££'s - A great offer for those who have been to a Photovision event ..


Insert the code SAVE15 to get £15 off your first years annual 'Regular' membership reducing it to just £75 or


Insert the code SAVE21 to get £21 your first years annual 'Pro' membership reducing it to just £99).


Don't forget that you will get an annual subscription to CameraCraft worth £49.50 included in these great prices so don't miss out.


You can find out more about the Guild here:
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