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.

Kate Hopewell-Smith

Kate Hopewell-Smith has a fine art background and studied the history of art at degree level. Her early career in London involved working in TV marketing, fine art publishing and brand consultancy. Following a move out of central London she launched her own portraits, weddings and boudoir business in 2010. Kate plays an active role in the photography industry, regularly writes features for a number of magazines and is Sony Europe Imaging Ambassador for her mirrorless wedding work.  She is also a director of the UK photography school Training byLumiere and works alongside her husband in their destination and events imaging business byLumiere.


  • 16 Mar 2019
    13:00 - 13:40

    Wedding Photography

  • 17 Mar 2019
    15:30 - 16:30

    Wedding Photography / byLumiere

  • 18 Mar 2019
    10:45 - 11:30


  • 19 Mar 2019
    11:00 - 11:30

    The hour of no second chances