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25/01/2011

BECTU Announces Learning And Networking Event

BECTU's Western Freelance branch will host a learning and networking event on February 4.
Open to both members and non-members, the event will kick off at 12 noon at the Arnos Manor Hotel in Bristol and is sponsored by Vinten and supported by films@59, ARRI, Panalux, Visual Impact, Stage Electrics Pink Noise and South West Screen.
In addition to the chance to meet exhibitors for information and advice, visitors can also learn more about green lighting, workflow, health and safety and risk assessment and sample the latest in HD cameras and other equipment.
The seminar programme is as follows:
  • 12:30 Panalux: Green Lighting Alternatives
  • 14:00 Visual Impact: Workflow
  • 14:00 Guy Littlemore: Health and Safety and Risk Assessments
  • 15:30 ARRI Demonstrations
  • 17:00 Guy Littlemore: Health and Safety Risk Assessments
  • 17:00 Films@59: RED HD Camera and 3D Workflow
A BECTU spokesperson
commented: "We have a great afternoon/evening in store. We hope that members will seize this opportunity to learn more about a number of key developments which can only help them in their work.
"We look forward to welcoming as many members and non-members in the South West as can make it.
"We do hope people will come along to see a wide range of Hi Definition cameras, Lighting demonstrations, Editing work flow practice and Sound advice, from BECTU, Thompson Solicitor's, Pink Noise and also a seminar on Health and Safety by leading industry HSE Consultant and Lighting Cameraman Guy Littlemore."
Committee reps will also host the branch's annual general meeting after the Fair from 19:00.
To avoid disappointment if you wish to attend, please register on-line at: www.bectu.org.uk/news/1101
(KMcA)
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