Programme for the 2019 – 2020 season

September 2019

Monday 2nd Chairman’s Night –

Wednesday 4th Digital Group Meeting

Monday 9th Member’s Evening re-arranged due to Irene not now being able to make it tonight. Image critique; colour management; layers and masks.

Monday 16th 1st Competition “Best of the Rest” ( prints from previous season that did not place First, Second or Third ).

Classic Hollywood style photography using Fresnel lensed lights with Mina Von Vixen.

Monday 23rdIrene Froy EFI, MPAGB and Hon PAGB- Pastel Moments

Monday 30th Peter Yeo FRPS, DPAGB and APAGB – Island hopping

October 2019

Wednesday 2nd Digital Group Meeting – NOT on the following week as in the printed programme.

Monday 7th Wendy Irwin ARPS and Les Beardmore DPAGB BPE 3* – Going for Distinctions

Monday 14th 2nd Competition ”Open” PDI

Monday 21st Practical evening

This will include some studio lighting setups and the model Rachyy.

Monday 28th change to published presenter: Steve Clifford CPAGB AFIAP BPE3* with a presentation including PDIs and prints.

November 2019

Monday 4th Tripartite Competition Blythe Bridge is hosting this annual competition.

Wednesday 6th Digital Group Meeting

Monday 11th Barry Payling – Living the Dream

Monday 18th 3rd Competition “Open” Print

Monday 25th Noel Bennett ARPS presents a selection of his work

December 2019

Monday 2nd MCPF Portfolio

Wednesday 4th Digital Group Meeting

Monday 9th David Slade DPAGB presents a selection of his work

Monday 16th Christmas Festivities

Monday 23th Happy Christmas no meeting

Monday 30th Happy New Year no meeting

January 2020

Monday 6th Richard Weston presents Photography his way

Wednesday 8th Digital Group Meeting

Monday 13th 4th Competition Landscape/seascape

Wells next the sea- David Slade

Monday 20th The Owl Man – bring your camera for some bird portraits

Monday 27th Club AV night competition

February 2020

Monday 3rd Brian and Judi Dicks ARPS DPAGB – Present their varied work

Wednesday 5th Digital Group Meeting

Monday 10th Practical workshop – members only. The model is going to be Holly with a darker ‘gothic’ theme.

Monday 17th 5th Competition “Open” PDI

Monday 24th Mike Sharples MPAGB ARPS AFIAF presents The many faces of China.

March 2020

Monday 2nd Practical workshop
Studio setup with a model – Members only.
The first part will focus on ‘shadowplay’, spotlight and shape / form of outline shadows.
Second half some elegant ballet style photos.

Wednesday 4th Digital Group Meeting

Monday 9th Paul Bingham presents

Monday 16th 6th Competition “Open” Print. Judge – Steve Clifford

Monday 23rd Jane lines LRPS, MPAGB and BPE*5 presents Going Solo

Monday 30th Member’s Evening

April 2020

Wednesday 1st Digital Group Meeting

Monday 6th Seventh Competition People/ Portrait. Judge – David Graham

For this year and as a one-off trial this is a PDI competition as opposed to a print competition.

William Brown LSWPP

Monday 13th Easter – no meeting

Monday 20th AGM

Monday 27th Print of the Year Competition. Judge – Peter Gennard MFIAP EFIAP/P

May 2020

Monday 11th Presentation Evening (there is a cost for the buffet, which is explained nearer the time)