For over 20 years, in San Francisco, Boston and London the Macworld Conference has been the leading destination for Mac professionals and enthusiasts. Flying in the world's premier Mac speakers, the two-day London Conference promises delegates an unmatched educational and networking experience.
Mac gurus such as David Pogue, Deke McClelland and Andy Ihnatko will throw the spotlight on cutting-edge developments in applications such as Mac OS Tiger, Apple’s iLife, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and QuarkXPress.
Now just for today, Macworld is offering readers the chance to win a pair of two-day tickets (worth £255 each) to this event, which takes place alongside the MacExpo show at London's Olympia National Hall October 27-28.
Discover the hidden tips and tricks utilised by the Mac's top practitioners to dramatically enhance your skills and gain the insights you need to get the most from your technology investment.
Win two tickets
Enter before 5pm on Thursday 20th October to win two tickets to the Macworld educational event of the year! Bigger and better than ever, the Macworld Conference 2005 is flying in the world's most renowned Mac speakers to share their industry secrets and experience.
You need to register for the Macworld website to enter, but this is free and takes a minute or so.
World's top speakers
With 3 million books in print, Macworld contributing editor and New York Times technology correspondent David Pogue is one of the world's bestselling how-to authors, as well as publisher of his own series of 'Missing Manual' books. At the Macworld Conference he'll be hosting a Mac OS X Tiger Super Session, Apple's Hidden Software Secrets, and an iPhoto Masterclass. This is a unique opportunity to learn from the best.
Andy Ihnatko is Macworld magazine's hilarious back-page opinion guy. He is the author of numerous technology books, including 'The Mac OS X Tiger Book', 'iLife Book', and the 'Random House Cyberspeak Dictionary'. Andy is leading sessions on What To Do When Things Go Wrong, Make Your Mac Work Harder, and iLife Pro: Professional Tips.
One of the most award-winning writers in the business, Deke McClelland is an Adobe Certified Expert and has been inducted into the National Association of Photoshop Professionals Photoshop Hall of Fame. His riveting sessions include a must-see Adobe Photoshop Masterclass and Creative Suite Expert Tips & Tricks.
A founder member of the UK Digital Imaging Group, Martin Evening is the author of the best-selling 'Photoshop for Digital Photographers'. He hosts a session called The Digital Darkroom, in which attendees will be shown crafty ways to create special effects such as split-tones, simulate cross-processing effects, and produce a fake infrared image in black-&-white or colour. The second half of the session looks at manipulating the tonal range in a digital photograph and the various strategies that can be used to dodge and burn an image.
Steve Caplin is a freelance graphic artist specialising in satirical photomontage, and the author of 'How to Cheat in Photoshop' and 'The Complete Guide to Digital Illustration'. In his How To Cheat In Photoshop session attendees will learn from the photomontage master.
Quark design guru Dan Logan has worked on projects for Wired magazine, Toyota and Samsung. He designed the QuarkVista picture-effects XTension for XPress 6.5. As Quark Product Architect, Dan and his team are now hard at work finalising QuarkXPress 7.0. And this opening Pro Design session is the UK's first-ever full preview of the forthcoming version of the DTP leader.
Tickets cost from just £135.