We are confident that Ravin, Stephen and the rest of the team will steer SAFREA into exciting new waters and thank them for making time to take on these new roles.
Special thanks also to the talented Natalie Fieldfor our beautiful newsletter photos this month. Some of you may have spotted Natalie at the Photo & Film Expo in Joburg a couple of weeks ago, where she gave an informative talk.
If you are a photographer and want to add your work to our growing SAFREA image library, please get in touch with our social media manager, Laura Dubber.
Wishing you all a super-charged November.
SAFREA IN THE NEWS
"On October 17, the announcement of the seventh Minister of Communications since 2009 could not cloud the mood of media practitioners as they celebrated court rulings pivotal to the independent functioning of the SABC."
It is with great excitement that SAFREA shares thenews of two major winsfor a more independent public broadcaster and greater media freedom in South Africa.
Look out for more news and updates on theSAFREAwebsite and social media outlets.
15 November: SAFREA Gauteng South Coffee Clubmeets at Better Joburg at 10:30am. Look out for their Xmas party in December!
This month we’re featuring Ravin Maharaj, a seasoned media professional who also happens to be the new Chair of SAFREA's Executive Committee, as well as the man representing Gauteng South.
Ravin brings extensive experience in journalism, PR and strategic communication to the role, and we are excited to have him at the helm. He's a bit camera shy, but you can read more about Ravin here.
If you'd like to be next month's featured member, or know someone who should, give us a shout!
FREELANCING TIP OF THE MONTH
At SAFREA, we're always on the lookout for time-saving tricks and business insights to help our members take their careers to the next level.
This month, we're featuringa handy resourceto help freelancers future-proof their careers. It's based on a talk by our very own Judy Backhouse, so give it a read!
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