MEMBERS NIGHT – NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY – THURSDAY 14th DECEMBER 2017

This coming Thursday, we have another of our Members Night’s.

These evenings are a chance for our members to socialize or to
have a go at the theme for the evening, with this week’s being Night Photography.
Please bring along your camera and tripod.

Also, please don’t forget it is the hand in for our 4th Monthly Competition,
which will be held on Thursday 4th January 2018.
The theme this month is “Wild”.

It is also the very last chance to purchase tickets for our annual
Christmas Social and Quiz.

KATHRYN J SCORAH MPAGB FBPE – CHANGING PERSPECTIVES LECTURE – THURSDAY 7th DECEMBER 2017

This coming Thursday, we welcome Kathryn Scorah to PPS.
Kathryn is one of those rare photographers that not only holds and MPAGB,
but also an FBPE qualification.

Kathryn was also the very first woman in the North West of England
to gain her MPAGB.

On Thursday she will give us her lecture titled “Changing Perspectives”.

Click on the link below to check out her website:-

http://www.kathrynscorahphotography.mfbiz.com/

 

PAUL WILLIAMSON LRPS – ARIZONA TO ALCATRAZ LECTURE -THURSDAY 30th NOVEMBER 2017

This coming Thursday, we welcome back Paul Williamson to PPS.

Paul will give us his lecture entitled Arizona to Alcatraz.

Some of the older members may recoqnise Paul, as he has judged several
of our monthly competitions.

CRITIQUE NIGHT WITH LEE – WEDNESDAY 29th NOVEMBER 2017

Following on from similar evenings that were held last season.
We will be holding another critique evening with Lee Sutton LRPS CPAGB AFIAP BPE 3*

This is an opportunity for members to get some constructive feedback
on their images, including composition tips and editing advice.

This is primarily aimed at images that will be/have been used in competitions.
Just bring along a couple of images on a USB flash drive, to get some advice in
a friendly and informal atmosphere.

Venue is the club house – 7.30pm start.

3rd MONTHLY COMPETITION – THURSDAY 23rd NOVEMBER 2017

This coming Thursday we have our 3rd Monthly Competition
and the last before the Christmas break.

Let’s just recap on last month’s winners:-
Phil Wilcock, Sandi McQueen, Ian Bamber, Angela Kershaw, Louise Ollerton
and not forgetting Robert Turley.
Robert winning both the Flora and Fauna and Advanced Section.

MEMBERS NIGHT – AN EVENING WITH TONY HIGGINSON – THURSDAY 16th NOVEMBER 2017

This coming Thursday we welcome back to PPS, an old friend and previous member
Tony Higginson.

For the newer members in the club, Tony is currently a full time wedding photographer,
who also co-leads landscape workshops in Iceland and locations around the UK.

Amongst many other things, he is a master of Photoshop and Lightroom and is currently
taking You Tube by storm with his video’s on editing.

See link below to Tony’s You Tube channel.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCs7Qc9U-GJtr_iuPQCjMvcA

Regarding next Thursday evening, Tony will give us an insight into light and how it should be used, Portrait Photography and more importantly, how to interact with your model/subject.

Here is a link below to Tony’s website.

http://anthonyhigginsonphotography.co.uk/

Also don’t forget, along with tea coffee and biscuits, there will be a choice of homemade cakes,
baked by our very own Ann and Louise.

IN THE BLUE – UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY – TERRY STEELEY LECTURE – THURSDAY 9TH NOVEMBER 2017

This coming Thursday, we have something quite unique to PPS.

We welcome Terry Steeley to give us his lecture on underwater photography.
Terry photographs sharks, manta rays, dolphins and many other sea life subjects.

Please do not miss this one.
Check out Terry’s website below:-

About Terry Steeley

THE VIEW FROM THE NORTH – LECTURE BY ANDREW MARTLAND – THURSDAY 2nd NOVEMBER 2017

This coming Thursday we welcome Andrew Martland to PPS,
to give us his lecture entitled “THE VIEW FROM THE NORTH”

Andrew regularly gives lectures to photographic socities and camera clubs.

Check out his website below:-

http://www.theviewfromthenorth.org/

 

2nd MONTHLY COMPETITION – THURSDAY 26th OCTOBER 2017

This coming Thursday we have the second of our monthly competitions.

As usual, there will be 7 categories, those being:-

Fox Talbot Prints
Open Monochrome Prints
Open Colour Prints
Novice
Theme (which this month is “An Event”)
Flora and Fauna
Advanced

Our judge for the evening is Mr Harry Emmett CPAGB.

As usual it will be a 7.30pm start.

Anyone interested in joining us, just come along and see what goes on,
there is no pressure to join on the night.

COLIN HULLEY – PERMAJET PAPER TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR PRINTING LECTURE – THURSDAY 19th OCTOBER 2017

This coming Thursday we welcome Colin Hulley to PPS to give us his lecture
on how to get the very best out of your printers with the emphasis being on
Permajet paper.

http://www.fineart.co.uk/article/colin-hulley-983.aspx