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by Dhamaka

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Wanna go to the Clothes Show?

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I don't have the time to get to the Clothes Show in Birmingham but need one or two people to go cover the social dance aspects of the show for me. That means taking photos and writing between 400 and 900 words.

Anyone wanting to go and able to do this (it's actually for Dance Today) would get a press pass (that usually means other privileges too) and would be paid between £40 and £90 for the words and betweeen £5 and £10 for each photo used.

Let me know!
2nd Dec 2009, 10:23  

It's awesome for you to make this opportunity available to the Moblog community like this! The Birmingham I'm closest to is in the US state of Alabama or I'd go handle it myself.... :D


2nd Dec 2009, 20:14

Helen says:

Sounds like an excellent opportunity.

When is it?

2nd Dec 2009, 22:13

Dhamaka says:

4th to 9th December

I though it might either suit someone who wanted to go but couldn't afford it or someone who wanted some experience in freelance journalism/photography

I can get 2 tickets so could arrange for a photographer and writer to go..

2nd Dec 2009, 22:40

raymond(raymondbridgewater-at-hotmail-dot-com) says:

hey i would love to go as i only live down the road. Send me a email if you would like to check out some of my photography.

5th Dec 2009, 12:33

Dhamaka NLI says:

Thank you George

Raymond - sent you an email, please respond asap :)

5th Dec 2009, 16:13

Helen says:

I can't believe someone hasn't snapped your hand off. If I was still a free agent I'd have a go at the writing a bit and find a photographer to drag along.

5th Dec 2009, 20:19

Dhamaka says:

sadly although two people indicated an interest neither got back to me in time

I really thought there might be a moblogger who would have loved to have had backstage and press access to something like this

6th Dec 2009, 22:53