PORTISHEAD CAMERA CLUB - PROGRAMME SEPTEMBER 2017 to MAY 2018
NOTE: Meeting No.1 - 7th September 2017 - Venue Change for One Week Only
MEETING AT THE FOLK HALL, HIGH STREET, PORTISHEAD AT 7.45pm
1 07/09/17 Welcome Evening - A welcome to new and existing club members - PI
Opening night featuring members' summer projects & presentation of Trophies
NOTE: All Future Meetings are held at the Normal Venue
REDCLIFFE BAY HALL, NEWHAVEN ROAD, REDCLIFFE BAY AT 7.30pm
2 14/09/17 Stephen Spraggon - "Welcome to my Outdoor Office" - PI
Landscape photographer whose work & popular workshops cover much of the UK
3 21/09/17 Aleks Gjika CPAGB AFIAP - "In search of the Je ne sals Quols" - PI & Prints
100+ Images Inter alia featuring Aleks "Visual Impact - Exhibition" at Gloucester City Museum
4 28/09/17 Margaret Collis Hon EFIAP APAGB DAPGB ARPS - "Pot Pourri - Travel & More"
Prints & PI - Well known local photographer and judge with a wonderful variety of images and prints.
Closing Date for Competition No. 1
5 05/10/17 Peter Rose CPAGB - AV - "AV & Images from PCC"
Peter presents the best of his AV Sequences & shares his views on what makes a well made AV
After the break there will be a viewing of Bristol Salon Images - PI
6 12/10/17 Competition No. 1 - Judge - Adrian Herring APAGB ARPS - Prints & PI
7 19/10/17 Bob Ryan ARPS FRSA - "The Journey from Good to Great" - Demo
Fun, different, interesting. Looking at how we view and capture images and camera technique.
8 28/10/17 Ralph Snook ARPS EFIAP DPAGB - "Wildlife Travels" - PI
A welcome return with more of Ralph's great wildlife and travel images.
9 02/11/17 Matilda Temperley - "Portraits and other images" - PI
Work inspired by marginalised societies and which regularly appears in publications.
Recognised for her books e.g. Under the Surface - Somerset Floods - 2015 Vic Odden Award
10 09/11/17 Oliver Smart - "Raw Nature" - PI & Demo
Oliver returns with a digest of his weekend photography workshop with lots of tips & images
Closing Date for Competition No. 2
11 16/11/17 Christine Widdall MPAGB EFIAP FBPE - "Christine's selection from Salons & other images" - PI & Prints
Visiting from Wakefield PS, Permajet sponsored Christine shares her creative salon and atmospheric
and landscape images, but in HD for better viewing plus prints to view.
12 23/11/17 Competition No. 2 - Judge - Julie Chappell - Prints & PI
13 30/11/17 Ben Maliphant - "An Introduction to Time Lapse Photography"
14 07/12/17 Avon Wildlife Trust- speaker tbc by AWT - "Around our Local Ranges" - PI
Interesting insight into the Trust's work and when and where to find good Nature images.
15 14/12/17 Steve Nicholls - Club Christmas Evening - "Creation of a Book (British Wildflowers)"
Film Producer Steve shares images & adventures finding specimens to produce his book. - PI
Enjoy the Club Christmas Social with family & friends.
16 11/01/18 Deborah & Duncan Armour - "Madagascar" - PI & Prints
The unique landscapes & wildlife of this island continent. Includes a range of prints to view.
Closing Date for Theme Competition
17 18/01/18 Heidi Stewart - "My Journey so Far" - PI & AV
Landscapes before the break, plus portraits, candid's, natural history, fun pictures & AV.
18 25/01/18 Theme Competition - Judge - Tony Byram EFIAP ARPS AWPF DPAGB
Subject : "Formation"
(This is to tie in with the Knightshayes Trophy - Members are encouraged to enter)
19 01/02/18 Chris Marsham - "Printing my way through Kenya & India" - Prints
Chris is well known in WCPF circles and for capturing something extra in his prints.
20 08/02/18 Chaz Madge - "Portrait Photography and Live Workshop" - PI & Demo
Chaz brings his studio and model, and wealth of experience in the entertainment industry.
21 15/02/18 Andrew Mildren - "British Marine Wildlife thru the lens of a Film Maker"
As a bonus, film maker Andrew will be bringing along equipment for a show and tell.
He will also talk about how you go about turning pictures into films. - PI & Film & Demo
Closing Date for Competition No. 3
22 22/02/18 Lee Spencer-Fleet - "Living with the Photoshop Family" - PI & Demo
Plenty of images & suitable for all levels of knowledge & ADOBE versions.
Graphic Designer & Trainer (supporting Bristol PS) Lee developed this 2 hour presentation to highlight
key capabilities & plug-ins to help us get the most out of our ADOBE purchases and images.
23 01/03/18 Competition No. 3 - Judge - Beryl Heaton ARPS EFIAP CPAGB - Prints & PI
24 08/03/18 Vince Penticost AWPF - "Macro Evening" - Prints & Demo
Vince will bring along lots of prints & his filters & other equipment to demonstrate how macro images can be achieved
even when you choose not to carry an expensive macro lens.
25 15/03/18 Irene Froy EFIAP MPAGB Hon.PAGB - "Pictures on Permajet by Irene Froy, a Digital Presentation"
Variety enough for everyone with reference to the techniques used. Featuring her trademark style:
Images from across Europe, landscapes, buildings, frost, mist & colour. - PI
26 22/03/18 Roy Jacobson CPAGB - "New England in the Fall" - PI & AV
Roy presents all new images from a 2017 visit to this amazing sight and its local wildlife.
Closing Date for Competition No.4
27 29/03/18 David Bathard FRPS AWPF - "One Image is Not Enough" - Prints
A new presentation of excellent prints presented as panels from David's travels.
NB. Good Friday 30 March
28 05/04/18 Competition No. 4 - Judge - David Southwell ARPS AFIAP - PI & Prints
29 12/04/18 Peter Berry - "Travel by Train" - PI
Images of Steam from across the world featuring the lives of the local people.
30 19/04/18 Richard McCleery - "My Photo Odyssey" - PI
Richard takes an eclectic journey (sport, architecture etc.) to arrive at his creative work.
31 26/04/18 Shaun Boycott-Taylor ARPS AFIAP DPAGB - "Wild Scotland" - PI & Prints
Wildlife, habitats, landscapes from Shaun's many visits to Scotland and its wildest places.
Closing Date for End of Season Competitions
32 03/05/18 Club Night Out for Practical Photography
33 10/05/18 WCPF 2016 Exhibition Prints - 100 WCPF exhibition quality prints for critique.
Group activity evening for close viewing and critique of the prints. Enjoy the debate and select
your winners from a wide genre of exhibition quality images.
34 17/05/18 Club Annual General Meeting - Reports from the past year, proposals for the coming season
and an opportunity to make comment or suggestions. It's your Club!
35 24/05/18 End of Season Competitions - Judge - Bob Ryan ARPS FRSA - Prints & PI
End of Year Folio Panels, Picture Board and the Bing White Trophy - Flora & Fauna
Presentation of Trophies and Awards
Enjoy the Summer Break
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