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The Ageas Bowl
Botley Road, West End
Southampton, Hampshire
SO30 3XH
Thursday 1st October 2015
Trade show open: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Seminars Start: 10am



Photomart has helped to pioneer and develop various new markets such as event photography, photo gifts, photo books and digital albums. We have worked closely with other industry leaders to develop innovative solutions and introduce new streams of revenue for photo retailers and photographers and many early adopters of these various initiatives are still reaping the benefits. Photomart is also the first and currently the only UK distributor to stock a comprehensive range of dry labs and so, the launch of our "Home of Dry Lab" campaign has firmly established Photomart as the leader in this field.

Over the years, Photomart have demonstrated a strong commitment and maintained a valuable contribution to the benefit of the entire industry and we look forward to continuing in this tradition for a long time to come.




1. Camera Check
2. Camera Body Clean
3. C
CD Clean
4. Front Optics Clean
5. Rear Optics Clean

Special show price £35 (€40) per camera

                    Why Pay up to £80 (€96) on the High Street?
This is a very popular service please bring your camera in as early as possible. 

    Repairs, Sensor Cleans & IR Conversions 

Bring your photo equipment to the show for a FREE repair estimate or we can take the equipment back to our workshop where our fully trained technicians will carry out an inspection. You will save on courier costs, receive expert advice and all with our very professional service.


ACS specialise in repairing all makes of camera and optical equipment. Whatever the problem, from just simply cleaning the CCD to a major repair, you can rely on us.

T: 01953 889 324

Click Group

Click Props

Newborn Art Props
Click Props offer an extensive range of Newborn Art Props including trench bowls, furs, wraps, cheesecloths, hammocks, hats and other baby clothing such as tutu’s and romper suits. 

The Newborn Art Props are only available to buy at Photographic Road Shows and Trade shows.

Backgrounds and Floorings
Click Props also have the UK’s largest range of stunning printed vinyl backgrounds and floorings with well over 120 different designs. Each background comes complete with reinforced metal eyelets for hanging and comes in a storage tube. The backgrounds come in 3 different sizes: 5’ x 5’, 5’ x 8’ and 7’ x 9.5’ For more information please go to our website.

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.

Creativity Backgrounds

Creativity Background papers have been the top choice of photographers for over 30 years worldwide. We at Creativity deal directly with professional photographers like you! No middlemen, no hidden charges, just exceptional value and efficient friendly service.


With our extensive range of over 50 colours (including chroma-key), roll sizes up to 3.56m, we also stock muslins, fabrics, software, velour, varitones, kits and support systems including our NEW ELECTRONIC ROTOR ROLLER we are much favoured by professional photographers. We look forward to meeting you!


Stop Press!! Bump to Baby Photographers - try our new ELLA BELLA range, which starts at an unbelieveable £8.99 (inc vat)

Exceptional Quality
Guaranteeing consistency and quality, all our Creativity Background papers are heavyweight for excellent drape and have a non-reflective "vellum" finish ensuring there are no hotspots during the shoot. All our papers made from pulp harvested from sustainable forests. Have you tried our Ultra Black yet which is 2 stops darker than our main range black? Plus chroma key green and blue. Vinyls, papers, muslins, fabrics, and more.

Gallery inspiration
We feature some of the best studio photography on our online gallery. Have a look at what contemporary photographers in fashion, wedding, boudoir, baby and social portrait photography are creating. Using coloured backgrounds really can help improve your portfolio, set you apart and increase your business. To be considered for our gallery please contact us.

With our extensive range of over 50 colours (including chroma-key), roll sizes up to 3.56m, we also stock muslins, fabrics, software, velour, varitones, kits and support systems we are much favoured by professional photographers. We look forward to meeting you! 

"It's whats behind your great images"

Digital Photo Solutions (DPS)

Digital Photo Solutions (DPS) are a leading UK dealer of large format printers, ink and paper for the photographic and fine arts market. We are also a specialist authorised reseller for more than 20 of the "best of class" digital imaging brands such as Apple and EIZO.

Based in Greater London UK, DPS supply and support the three major large format printer brands (Epson, Canon and HP) so customers can be assured of expert and impartial advice when it comes to choosing the appropriate large format printer solution to suit their needs and budget.

Our showroom provides customers with an opportunity to "try before you buy" and our online store at offers customers the best choice and value in the market place.

At Photovision, DPS and Epson will be demonstrating the latest Epson printer for event photographers - the Epson SureLab-D700.

Drop by the stand for a demonstration and to find out about a host of special offers across the Epson range.

For more information about DPS, please contact the team on 020 8466 7230 or email

Online Store:


Drobo: The Ultimate Storage Solution

Drobo makes award-winning data storage products for small and medium businesses and individual professionals that provide an unprecedented combination of sophisticated data protection and management features, affordable capacity, and ease-of-use. Based on the patented and proven BeyondRAID technology, Drobo's ability to deliver "Big Storage in a Small Box" creates the best storage experience ever.

For Info contact or go to our website.

To purchase

Epson UK

EPSON UK: Innovation Leader

Epson UK has a strong reputation as being an innovation leader, with showcase expertise and ground-breaking new product developments at various exhibitions throughout the UK and Europe.

One of our key areas is the imaging market.
As an iconic exhibitor, Epson UK attends the "Photovision Equipment & Technology Shows" which are held all over the UK and Ireland.

The UK team delivers a high level of product support and advice to customers at the events – as well as showcasing the very latest innovative imaging products and services.

G F Smith Photographic

Albums , Mounts and Folders manufactured in our Hull factory since 1985.

We use the finest materials and papers to ensure you the customer receive the finest quality products. Visit our stand and speak to our photographic Consultant who will be happy to help and advise on all GF Smith Photographic products.

GF Smith Frames

GF Smith Photographic believe that every image is a piece of art in its own right, which is why GF Smith’s frames are moulded from the highest quality real woods, wood veneers and acrylic, and why we offer a framing service designed to meet the needs of the professional photographer – however personal, whatever the challenge.

Whatever your style we have the frame to meet your needs.


Over the past 14 years, Graphistudio has taken the professional photographic market by storm with its innovative and groundbreaking albums. Now regarded globally as the industry leader in album presentation Graphistudio has had numerous trade awards and work with some of the biggest names in photography.

Manufactured in Italy, Graphistudio is the choice of the professionals. Using the very latest in photographic and offset printing technology they offer the largest selection of sizes and cover designs. Photographers can also opt for a full design service or use their own design software.

2014 sees Graphistudio launching more amazing new products than in the past 14 years. There is expansion of The Digital Matted album technology including image boxes and stand alone Digital Matted Prints.

Newly designed albums - the Young Collection, the Primo Range, the Ceconi Concept as well as the first 3D configurator tool in the world for creating covers and automatically pricing combinations.

Why not visit our website or call 020 8242 4807 Republic of Ireland 1 890 886 968

Infocus Photography Insurance

Calling all Photographers & Video Makers: 

Ensure you have the right insurance for your business and equipment by speaking to InFocus. From public liability, professional indemnity and equipment cover, to legal and PR support; we offer the highest quality insurance at some of the most competitive prices on the market.

Save 10% off your equipment cover when buying your photography or videography insurance online using the code online10. Our leading policies provide comprehensive worldwide cover to professional and amateur photographers and video makers. 

Our insurance products are tailored for UK Photographers & Video Makers in association with Hiscox, the award-winning insurer.  Our aim is to provide quality of service and breadth of cover to ensure that everything you value is protected.

Call us now on 0844 811 8056, or visit our website for more information or an immediate quotation.


MTA Photographic Albums

Welcome to MTA Photographic Albums.

At MTA, we are passionate about perfection and have been since 2009. Our passion is all about creating beautiful albums and books for special photographs that capture those special occasions.

We’re very proud of our extensive product range; from traditional photo albums to digital books, along with several unique products for the professional photographer - all of the very highest quality. We combine the craftsmanship of traditional bookbinding with the use of advanced materials and technology to deliver on your promises. We do it well and we do it with a passion that is reflected in our great customer care.

We are here to provide a helpful and personal service to leading professional photographers and photographic distributors nationwide, all with the sole aim of ensuring you have happy customers with beautiful and unique photo albums that ensure happy memories.

Email –
Phone 01844 292375
See our range of beautiful products on our website.


PermaJet are the industry leaders in photographic inkjet paper. With a well developed collection of papers ranging from powerful gloss to textured fine art materials, the PermaJet expert will be on hand to talk you through the best surface for your images. Join them on their stand to learn more about printing your images and to pick up some incredible papers at fantastic prices.

They are offering Photovision visitors any pack of PermaJet paper at an incredible 20% off!

Showcasing the latest:

  • The NEW PermaJet Smooth Pearl 280gsm, Smooth Gloss 280gsm and the incredibly popular FB Gold Silk 315gsm.
  • The innovative SnapShut Folio – the best way to store and display your images. Swap and change pages in seconds!

We look forward to welcoming PermaJet to this show!

For more information please visit them online.

Or contact them on: 01789 739200

Keep up-to-date by following them on Twitter: @PermaJet is the largest manufacturer and supplier of Photo Mounts and Folders to the Photographic trade in the UK & Ireland supplying nearly 9 million mounts to the market.

The Gem Collection consists of a wide range of mounts suitable for the School, Event, Portrait, Wedding and Landscape Photographer. 

Promote your business with our FREE blocking service of the Photographers details on your mounts and folders. To avail of this great service the minimum order is just 1 box of folders or mounts. 

There are many other products available from including the Composers Collection of Wedding Albums; The Artist Collection of Photo books; Digital Image USB Presentation Kits; CD/DVD Folios and many more presentation products.

Seamless Photo

Seamless is an online destination for photography products, for photographers by photographers, with FREE shipping all over the EU.

If you’re looking for high-quality photography equipment, photo presentation products or photography software with free delivery, then Seamless is the place for you. It doesn’t matter if you’re a seasoned professional photographer or if you’ve just picked up your first camera, Seamless has something to inspire you on your photographic journey.

Established in 2011, the Seamless goal is to provide world-class products and empower all photography lovers with the best photo equipment, camera accessories, photo folders and folio products at affordable prices. The Seamless way of working fosters creativity and innovation while also inspiring photographers to push their art as far as possible.

Let’s see what you can do…

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 (est 1988)

The Guild Of Photographers (est 1988)


What matters most to the Guild are the people behind the camera!!


The Guild has 2 types of membership -


'Pro' includes things of important to those in business such as Tax Investigation cover, a free Debt Recovery service and a 24/7 legal helpline as well as all the benefits of it's 'regular' membership.


'Regular' membership offers access to mentoring, competitions (with feedback), training days and social events, a highly respected assessment process, friendly private group pages, an outstanding insurance scheme, ost-production and data-recovery services, an on-line magazine, plus over 22,000 discounts (including large savings at the Apple Store, and 8% off purchases at many High Street shops such as Currys/PC World and Argos - even Starbucks!).


Guild Masters include Damien Lovegrove, Trevor & Faye Yerbury, Catherine Connor, Damien McGillicuddy and Vincent O'Byrne. The association also has a highly experienced Panel of advisors including Kate Hopewell-Smith, Andrew Appleton, Kevin Pengelly, Julie Oswin, Karl Bratby, Paul Haley, Neil Bowler, Simon Young and Lesley Chalmers all happy to assist you.


All this is combined with an open 'co-operative' approach, almost bespoke service and a friendly supportive reputation, that is second to none!


With all the above, it's no wonder the Guild is growing so quickly!!


To celebrate the new and exciting collaboration of Photovision with the Guild of Photographers we have a great offer for all those have been to a Photovision event, to thank-you for your support.


If you join the Guild in October you will save up to £21 off your first years membership AND will also receive a free Training Download of choice (worth up to £50) from Damien Lovegrove as a 'thank-you' for joining.


To take advantage of this simply join online at the Guild's website and select the annual payment option for either -


The Regular membership (and insert the code SAVE15 to get £15 off that membership reducing it to just £75) or


The Pro membership (and insert the code SAVE21 to get £21 off that membership reducing it to just £99).


The Pro membership includes business related protection and support such as


Tax Investigation cover Contract dispute cover A free debt recovery service and Access to a 24/7 legal helpline, plus much more.


Both membership types include access to over 22,000 discounts, mentoring, training and great support.

The Lightbox Company

Take a single picture or create a story board of photos and capture them in a beautiful, high quality, custom-made Lightbox. Our Lightboxes make a great way to showcase your work or are a stunning option for your clients.

Choose the size, frame colour, cable of your Lightbox and send us your layout. We will craft your Lightbox and deliver it to you within two weeks. All the Lightboxes can be dimmed and produce a 'warm white' light that is right for a home.

• Superb print quality.
• A different way to display one or more images to tell a story.
• Downloadable Photoshop templates to save you time.
• Elegant fabric power cable in a choice of 13 colours.
• High quality aluminium frame and long life, low powered LED light sheet.
• Reprint available so you can keep your showcase Lightboxes updated.
• Bespoke sizes are available upon request as well as different colour temperature LEDs.

For more information visit our website, call Nick on +44(0)7739 464 232 or come and see us at the Photovision Roadshows.

The Photographer Academy

The award winning training company that is the answer to all your photo-training needs in genuinely affordable, short photography videos that you can easily fit into daily coffee breaks.

Workshops can cost you thousands during a year but this meticulously planned photographer training website can instruct you or inspire you every day. In addition to the online videos are live and interactive monthly photo critiques and webinars on a range of topics, plus your own Academy page to get you qualified as a photographer.

To Instruct & Inspire you is their goal, whether you are a keen amateur photographer or a seasoned pro – the website videos are a living encyclopaedia of photography techniques and the business of photography. You just choose the subject that fits what you want to learn more about, whether it is to “Instruct” you in a technique or to “Inspire” you with ideas, there is a video in the knowledge bank to watch as well as new content every week.

Developed by Mark Cleghorn, one of the best known and most respected professional photographers, The Photographers Academy will transform the way you work and the profits you make – and for less than the price of a coffee each week! The Photographer Academy is supported by 12 top photographers who share their every day working lives as well as tips and tricks to get you shooting with new ideas and techniques.

The website is supported by the top manufactures like Loxley Colour, Lastolite, SmugMug, Animoto, Mitsubishi, Sekonic, X-Rite, Ray Flash, Elinchrom and Towergate Camerasure, all of which offer amazing discounts to The Photographer Academy members.

With over 1000 films already on line and with at least three new films added every week, can you afford not to be a member of this life changing photographer training programme?

The Prop Box

The Prop Box grew from our own experience of the photography industry.


Our aim is to help photographers with artistic and vintage props for the studio.


Tel: 01491 672484

TYI Trade

Our service has always been based upon the quality of our products and the un-rivalled customer service we provide. At TYI Trade we understand that when producing our wall products, albums and prints for our trade customers the quality has to be of the highest standard for you to confidently pass them on to your own clients. For this reason we continue to use only the best materials and cutting edge production processes to ensure that your customer’s orders are perfect, every single time.

We are also aware of how competitive the photographic industry is and to this end we always aim to deliver amongst the most economical costing in the industry without compromising on quality at all – helping to increase your profits and sale options. 

Our account managers are always available to answer any questions you may have and assist with any issues. Please feel free to contact us for more information:


Tel: 01912 560633

Vanilla Photobooks

Vanilla is a professional and passionate photobook company giving you quality products at competitive prices! 

The VIP Range 

Photographically printed onto 440gsm Fuji Photolustre DP2 paper, reverse mounted giving seamless, layflat spreads. Wooden covers wrapped with printed or faux leather, with routed edges ensuring a luxurious and durable product. The Wedding albums are wrapped with padded cream or black real leather.

Take the chance to see the amazing VIP quality for yourself.
· Friendly Customer Service
· No Barcodes No Branding
· Delivery in 7 Working Days
· FREE Design Software

Visit our stand to get up to £100 off your sample albums now!

For more information contact us 01483 263 042

Viewfinder Photography

Viewfinder Photography aim to provide high quality equipment at affordable prices for the professional and enthusiast alike.

Some of our quality products are listed below:

  • Speedlite Accessories
  • Flash Studio Lighting
  • Location Lighting
  • Continuous Lighting
  • Pro Softbox
  • Studio Backdrops
  • Studio Accessories
  • Umbrella / Light Panels

Our experienced staff are on hand to help

Tel: 0116 2760000

Viewfinder Photography, 131 Barkby Rd, Leicester, LE4 9LG

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