Speaker line-up

This year's speaker line-up included photographers and filmmakers; best in their field. Specialising in everything from social engagement to photography business, long exposure to macro, they shared their expertise with visitors throughout the four days.

Damian McGillicuddy

With over 25 years in the industry Damian has gained a fantastic level of knowledge and experience. His hard work and dedication has resulted in him earning 7 international Fellowships, holding the title of Master Photographer with the NPS and the Guild of Photographers, being the first photographer to be awarded a Double Masters with the Societies and being one of only 3 individuals to be honoured with the prestigious title of ‘Grand Master’. In 2013, his achievements lead to Damian being instated as OLYMPUS UK’s Principal Photographer and Educator – a position that he is extremely proud to hold.  With the aid of his team Damian runs many photographic workshops and training days throughout the year, his photography workshops are designed to help you achieve your photographic and business goals and aspirations. Over the past 5 years Damian’s training has resulted in photographers achieving many national and international awards, 10 photographers of the year titles, and has seen a great number of photographers gaining photographic qualifications – ranging from licentiate all of the way to fellowship.



  • 17 Mar 2019
    16:00 - 16:45

    Concept, capture, create: from idea to print

  • 18 Mar 2019
    13:00 - 13:30

    Super charge your social business