ADDRESS:  Curzon Cinema, 99 Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D 5DY

Grab your seat and get comfy for ELEVATE 2020 and what is sure to be a day jam packed with inspiration and education.

We’re back in our favourite cinema where the stage is set for this year’s stellar line up of speakers.

Elevate is about learning and making connections so we’ve ample time for you to catch up with old friends and make new connections, whilst immersing yourself in photography brilliance.

We can’t wait to see you there.


Doors open with a warm welcome for coffee and registration


Grab your seat and enjoy the opening talk from the awesome Dominique & Liam Shaw, all about focusing on the in-between moments and how to create exciting images from seemingly nothing.

11.30  BREAK

Get yourself a coffee and catch up with friends.


Taking us towards lunch is Damon Pijlman from the Netherlands, talking through development and transformation as a photographer.

13.00  LUNCH

Take advantage of the great restaurants of Soho and Chinatown that are right on our doorstep.

14.30  ALAN LAW

Creator of ‘This Is Reportage’, Alan will be enlightening us on:  “What, Why, How: Everything you (n)ever wanted to know”

15.30  BREAK

Take 30 minutes to refresh before our final session.


Susan has been a leading name in wedding photography for many years now, and will be sharing her insights into lighting and storytelling.



After our final talk on stage we’ll invite all the speakers up to sit as a panel and take absolutely any questions you’d like to ask them!  

17.50  FINISH

We’ll wrap things up at the Curzon and then head down the road to Brewdog for the fun to continue.



Immediately after we wrap things up at Elevate it’s the after-party at BREWDOG, a 2 minute walk from the cinema.  The first drink is on us, and there will ll be platters a plenty around 6.30pm, so even if you can’t stay all night come and join us for a couple of hours!

ADDRESS:  Brewdog Seven Dials,  142 Shaftesbuy Avenue, WC2H 8HJ