Day 1. September 30, 2011
Reports of professional microstock community representatives and leading designers

09:00 - 10:00

Registration of attendees. Welcoming coffee

10:00 - 10:40


Natalia Gulyaeva (Наталия Гуляева), partner and head of the practice of intellectual property, media and technology, Hogan Lovells (CIS), Moscow

The copyright for the use of illustrations, photos and videos

10:40 - 10:45


10:45 - 11:15

Valery Alekseev, NPS manager, Nikon. Nikon cutting edge technology: technology used in cameras, key features of cameras, support programmes for professionals. Nikon presentation. 

11:15 - 11:30


11:30 - 13:00


Section 1. For professional photographers
11:30 - 12:10
Dittmar Frohmann, Senior Director Europe, iStockphoto, Germany

Past, Present and Future of Microstock

  Section 2. For non-professional photographers
Natalia Macheda, photographer, author of mailing «Microstocks for Dummies» (informational channel, Italy

All you wanted to know to start contributing to microstock

12:10 - 12:20 Break
Section 1. For professional photographers
12:20 - 13:00
Robert Davies, founder of the service picNiche, the UK

Identifying microstock trends and maximising earning potential in a mature marketplace

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch. Practical area: «Nissin - speedlights and accessories for demanding photographers. Lowepro S&F Model System». Presentations of Avras, the distributor of the leading producers of photo- and videocameras' accessories  (Lowepro, Acme Made, HOYA, Gorillapod, Giotto’s, Lensbaby, Flama, Nissin, Pentax, Olympus, Swarovski Optic, etc.)

14:00 - 15:30


Andres Rodriguez, world leading microstock photographer, UK

My 7 year journey in microstock

15:30 - 16:00

Break. Practical area: «Wacom: graphic pads for photo retouching. What is the benefit?». Wacom presentation

16:00 - 16:40

Irina Terentieva, the founder and the head of microstock agency Lori, Moscow. Russian microstock consumers (topic to be arranged)

16:40 - 17:10

Break. Practical area: NBZ Computers presentations, the official distributor of Apple

17:10 - 18:10


Dmitry KarpovCourse Director Interactive and New Media, CPD course of British Higher School of Art & Design, Moscow. 

Trends in design – marketing and current industry philosophy

Day 2. October 1, 2011
Workshops on creation of microstock imagery/footage; retouching of imagery

09:00 - 10:00

Registration of attendees. Welcoming coffee

10:00 - 14:00

Andres Rodriguez, world leading microstock photographer

Making the most with limited resources

12:00 - 12:15 Break

14:00 - 15:00

Break. Registration of attendees

15:00 - 19:30

Section 1
Simon Krzik, leading stock videographer, Slovenia

Creating your stock footage portfolio

  Section 2
Igor Alekseev (Игорь Алексеев), professional advertising and portrait photographer, workshop owner on photo retouching, Moscow

Practical implementation of Digital Workflow on example of Adobe LightRoom and Adobe Photoshop

17:15 - 17:30 Break 17:15 - 17:30 Break

We draw attention to the fact that the Conference agenda could change because of objective and independent of the Organizing Committee reasons. In this case, the Organizing Committee will do everything, based on available capacity and resources of the Organizing Committee, to make the interesting and useful event for participants.




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Corel Corporation will provide prizes for STOCKinRUSSIA 2011 attendees
September 12, 2011

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