Canon EOS Roadshow 2018

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Newcastle upon Tyne

Crowne Plaza Hotel (Stephenson Quarter)

Hawthorn House, Fourth Banks.

Newcastle upon Tyne


United Kingdom

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Canon is offering you the exciting chance to shoot with our pro full frame and mirrorless range of cameras. There will be the option to try out our "L" series lenses and get hands on with our brand-new 4k EOS M50 mirrorless camera.

This particular event will focus on Cityscape in Newcastle Upon Tyne and will be split into three elements:

  1. 10.00am-11.00am - seminar talk on full frame

  2. 11.30am-12.30pm - seminar talk on EOS mirrorless

  3. 1.30pm-4.30pm - hands on Cityscape workshop

Join all 3 sessions or just 1. All places allocated on a first come first served basis. Please make sure that if you want to attend all 3 sessions that you get a ticket for each individual session as numbers are restricted.

Professional photographer David Newton will be giving seminar talks and leading this workshop. There are 30 spaces available for each session.

David will cover

Cityscape techniques

How to be creative behind the camera

Advanced Features to push your photography further

A range of EOS mirrorless cameras will also be available to try on the day along with our adaptors which will enable you to use our EF and EFS lenses. Manfrotto will also be joining us on the day.


  • The event will go ahead despite the weather.

  • By attending this event, you acknowledge that you may be photographed and recorded and grant your consent to record your picture and likeness for promotional purposes.

  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to event, 30 minutes if you wish to borrow kit. Please come to the Crown Plaza Hotel as detailed on this site.

  • Please bring a memory card and tripod if you have one.

  • Manfrotto will have a limited amount of loan tripods on the day.

  • Please dress for the weather on the day and have suitable footwear. There will be some walking involved.

  • IMPORTANT: Please choose one, two or all three sessions, but book your ticket! Spaces are limited and are on a first come first served basis.

(Please ensure you are able to attend before registering as those who register but are no-shows may be declined access to future events)

The Canon Customer Marketing Team

Canon (UK) Ltd


Do I have to be a professional photographer to attend this event?

- No. This is open to all levels.

I think I need a hotel, do I need to book my own accommodation or will Canon reserve a room for me?

- All delegates requiring a hotel need to make their own arrangements at their own expense.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements for the event?

- You must bring formal photo ID and be at least 16 years old to attend.

What should I bring on the day?

- Formal Photo ID and a copy of your ticket must be shown to gain access to this event.

- A credit card will be required for those interested in loans on the day. (Please note there will be a limit of 1 item per person for the loans. If you do not bring a valid credit card or debit card, we will not be able to offer you a loan.)

- A DSLR or mirrorless camera with manual controls, lens, spare memory cards and a tripod suitable for Cityscape photography.

What are my transportation and parking options for getting to and from the event?

- Once you have successfully registered. Please refer to your ticket for specific instructions. There is parking at the hotel which you will need to settle yourself, or you may wish to travel by public transport. The hotel is convenientally located behind the city centre train station.

What time should I arrive?

- Please arrive 15 minutes before the allocated start time to allow for parking and the registration process, unless borrowing kit, then please allow 30 minutes

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

- please contact:

Do I need to bring my printed ticket to the event?

- A printed hard copy or a copy on your smart device will be required for entry.

Is my ticket transferable?

- Tickets are not transferable. If you cannot make the day please contact:

Does the name on my ticket or registration have to match the person attending?

- The name on the ticket must match the person attending on the day.

I've registered but there are two different days showing on the ticket?

- Please refer to the information under the TYPE section on the bottom half of the ticket. This is the actual day and time you have registered for.

Will there be sensor cleaning services on the day?

- Sensor cleaning services will not be provided on the day.

Can I bring a partner or a friend on the day?

- Please contact: and we will see if we can accommodate your request.

Can I reserve any equipment on the day or before?

- All loans will be limited to one item per person. We will be operating a first come first served basis. We are unable to reserve anything prior or on the day. Please ensure you bring a credit card and photo ID if you are keen to loan an item.

What else do I need to know?

- You attend this experience at your own risk. Canon will take all the necessary measures and precautions to ensure your health and safety during the day. Please follow the instructions of the Canon team at all times

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Crowne Plaza Hotel (Stephenson Quarter)

Hawthorn House, Fourth Banks.

Newcastle upon Tyne


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