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Thank you for voting for Grays of Westminster

A personal thank you for your vote

Promotion-of-the-year-2016

I am delighted to hear that we have won the BPI Promotion of the Year for our 30th Anniversary and the release of Gillian Greenwood’s new book Grays of Westminster – The Legend and The Legacy published to commemorate our history.

I would like to personally thank everyone that voted for us. This means a great deal to us all here at Grays of Westminster.

Details can be found on page 8 of BPI News: https://issuu.com/bpinewsonline/docs/bpi-news-may-2016_issuu

Kind regards,

Gray Levett

Founder

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Nikon Owner Magazine Issue 52

Nikon Owner Cover - Issue 52

Nikon Owner Cover – Issue 52

CONTENTS – ISSUE 51 2016

MASTERS OF LIGHT: CLIFF MAUTNER
by Robert Falconer
“Shadow is canvas, light is paint.” Robert Falconer interviews Cliff Mautner, whose extraordinary images make him one of the most acclaimed and celebrated wedding photographers in the world.

CHASING THE WIND
Les Voiles de St Tropez & Antibes by Simon Weir

Simon Weir and Serge Krouglikoff follow a flotilla of yachts racing in the Mediterranean as part of ‘Les Voiles’ Regatta, which brings together some of the finest classic and vintage yachts from around the world.

ANDREW MAIN WILSON’S EPIC ADVENTURE TUVALU – THE GLOBAL WARMING WARNING
by Andrew Main Wilson
The highest point on Tuvalu is a sand dune. As our planet continues to warm up, resulting in rising sea levels, the inhabitants of Tuvalu are faced with a pressing problem….

COSTA RICA, A CENTRAL AMERICAN GEM
by John Archer-Thomson
Long-time Nikon Owner contributor John Archer-Thomson recounts, with vivid anecdotes and imagery, his photographic adventures in Costa Rica

ANGEL EYES XXIV
by Heather Angel
Cisco Craig Dietz discovered the Polaroid emulsion transfer process back in 1978. In this issue Heather Angel explains how she achieved the image transfer of an iconic African scene, using elephant dung paper.

THE TONY HURST GALLERY Part XV
Words by Gray Levett
In this issue the master photographer Tony Hurst shoots the muscular might of the Nikon MF-17 250 Exposure Data Back unit.

CONFIDENT COMPOSITION
by Simon Stafford
Composition is relevant to virtually all forms of art: painting, drawing and photography, as well as music, theatre, dance and literature. Simon Stafford offers a few thoughts on composing a photograph.

SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW
by Becky Danese
Becky Danese explains and clarifies the method of digitizing 35mm slide film using the ES-1 Slide Copying Adapter

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Spring offers at Grays of Westminster

Cherry-Blossoms

Nikon D750 + 35mm f/1.8G AF-S

Spring has finally arrived and with it some excellent opportunities to go outside and photograph all that nature has to offer during the season. With our current offers on new equipment and an extensive range of second hand Nikon now is also the perfect time to refresh your camera and lens collection.

£350 trade-in bonus when you purchase a new
Nikon D810

Nikon-D810

Whether trading in a DX or FX body, no matter your trade-in camera you will receive an additional £350 on top of the value of your camera when purchasing a new D810 body. Price of the D810 before trade in is £2145 and after enhanced part-exchange is £1795. Please contact a member of staff for an evaluation of your existing camera.

£150 trade-in bonus when you purchase a new
Nikon D750

Nikon-D750-Special-Offer

If you are thinking of upgrading to a new Nikon D750 you can now do so with the addition of £150 towards your purchase when you trade in your existing camera. The D750 body is currently £1385 and with the enhanced part-exchange is £1235. Please contact a member of staff for an evaluation of your existing equipment.

Excellent cashback on new Nikkor lenses
Order now whilst stocks last!

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Trade-in bonus and special discounts at Grays of Westminster

Trade in Bonus D810 and D750

Last of the brand-new stock:
Nikon D4S DSLR Body

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Only a very few remaining at £3995.00 inc. VAT

Spring Cashback
on popular Nikkor lenses

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A Special Easter Gift For You

A Special Easter Gift For You

Subscribe to Nikon Owner or Extend Your Current Subscription and Receive a £20 Gift Certificate from Grays of Westminster

Nikon Owner Magazine

UNTIL THURSDAY, 31ST MARCH WE ARE OFFERING A £20 GRAYS OF WESTMINSTER GIFT CERTIFICATE IF YOU SUBSCRIBE TO NIKON OWNER OR EXTEND YOUR CURRENT SUBSCRIPTION!

Please note: this offer is available by email only. Please email Gillian Greenwood on gillian.greenwood@graysofwestminster.co.uk stating your full name, landline and mobile numbers as well as your postcode.

Quote EASTER20 in your reply to benefit from the special price and to claim your gift certificate.

Nikon Owner Standard Annual Subscription price: £69.00. special price with this offer: £59

Standard Annual Subscription Benefits Include:

  • 1 year Subscription to Nikon Owner + 3-year warranty on all new Nikon products from Grays of Westminster, to include a retroactive warranty of any Nikon purchases made in the last month from Grays.
  • 18-month warranty on all second-hand Nikon from Grays of Westminster
  • Nikon Owner magazine, a superb, glossy full-colour 60-page magazine that is 100% Nikon. Each issue delivers benchmark technical reviews of the very latest Nikon equipment, thought-provoking interviews and articles with world-class images
  • All back issues (over 45) which are now available on line
  • Private user-name and password to subscribers-only website
  • Simon Stafford’s Technical Helpline: free technical consultation and support from one of the foremost Nikon experts in the world, best-selling author Simon Stafford; you will be able to benefit from his formidable knowledge and have all your technical questions fully answered by email. This service is exclusive to Nikon Owner subscribers.
  • 10% off Think Tank bags purchased at Grays of Westminster
  • Special trips and events
  • Discounts on events and training sessions
  • Complimentary meetings and outings organized by local Nikon Owner Groups

 

Alternatively you will be able to newly subscribe to (or extend your current subscription to) Nikon Owner as a gold subscriber and benefit from the £20 gift certificate. Please quote EASTERGOLD20 in your email to benefit from the special price in addition to receiving the £20 gift certificate.

Nikon Owner Gold subscription – normal price £231, special price £155

The benefits of a gold-status subscription are as follows:

  • 2-year subscription to Nikon Owner
  • 5-year warranty on all new Nikon products from Grays of Westminster
  • 2-year warranty on all second-hand Nikon from Grays of Westminster
  • Gold Priority waiting list for new Nikon releases (top of the waiting-list)
  • Nikon Owner magazine, a superb, glossy full-colour 60-page magazine that is 100% Nikon. Each issue delivers benchmark technical reviews of the very latest Nikon equipment, thought-provoking interviews and articles with world-class images
  • All back issues (over 45) available on line, as above
  • Private user-name and password to subscribers-only website
  • Simon Stafford’s Technical Helpline: free technical consultation and support from one of the top Nikon experts in the world, best-selling author Simon Stafford; you will be able to benefit from his formidable knowledge and have all your technical questions fully answered by email. This service is exclusive to Nikon Owner subscribers.
  • A half-hour tailor-made 1:1 tutorial by one of our tutors on the phone or face to face, by appointment
  • Special offers for Gold subscribers only throughout the period of subscription
  • A signed copy of Heather Angel’s Wild Kew or China while stocks last, a camera guide of your choice written by either Simon Stafford or Jon Sparks, or The Eyes of Nikon
  • 15% off Think Tank bags purchased at Grays of Westminster
  • Special trips to Europe, Africa and Japan
  • Significant discounts on training sessions, including Simon Stafford’s Safaris and Flash, Portraiture and Macro Workshops, Michael Eleftheriades’ London Walks, Lightroom, Photo-shop and Colour-calibration Seminars, Chris Weston’s Photographic Courses and Safaris and Graham Eaton’s Wildlife Workshops
  • Substantial discount on the Nikon Owner Grand Christmas Dinner at the Institute of Directors in Pall Mall
  • 10% off any training courses run at the Nikon School of Excellence
  • A range of complimentary meetings and outings organized by local Nikon Owner Groups. There are active Nikon Owner regional groups in the North, the North Midlands, the Cotswolds, London, Essex, the South-East and the South Coast. Unique presentations with guest speakers on a variety of photographic topics or exciting photo-outings are arranged regularly by the group organisers, which all Nikon Owner subscribers can attend no matter where you live in the country.

 

We would like to wish you a Very Happy Easter!

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