Programme

This is the Programme of events from the 5th September 2019 through to the end of season on the 21st May 2020.

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Portishead Camera Club

Programme Season 2019—2020

 

 Wk

Date

Description

1

05/09/19

Welcome evening & Birds & Bugs

Roy Jacobson DPAGB CPAGB  Paul Ruddock CPAGB

Outstanding & award winning nature & macro images from 2 enthusiastic & knowledgeable, skilled photographers

& presentation of trophies

2

12/09/19

Huw Alban

That is not a Landscape

Confronting conventions, Huw explores concepts with stunning images & light hearted content. How to find that different angle.

3

19/09/19

George Reekie DPAGB ABPE

An Evening with George

Diverse recent work that includes sports, wildlife & travel & George's amusing take on "what the judges thought".

4

26/09/19

Robert Harvey BA ARPS EFIAP

Stumbling around in the dark

Night skies with a single camera

 

Closing Date Comp No.1

5

03/10/19

David Bathard

Recent India & Print Panels

Renowned also for his monochrome & well controlled interiors, David features both colour & mono in  this evening of prints & print panels.

6

10/10/19

Competition No 1

Judge –Martyn Pinches AFIAP AWPF ARPS

 

12/10/19

(Saturday)

WCPF AGM

Trip to Clyst St Mary Exeter

7

17/10/19

Workshop

Practical Photography

Workshop held in the club room

 

23/10/19

(Wed)

Club Visit to Hanham Photographic Society

All members invited. Portishead will be showing our prints & projected images this evening.

8

24/10/19

Backwell Camera Club Prints

Group Critique images

A chance to closely appraise , critique & discuss 60 print images. Consider impact, storytelling, alongside image quality & print quality. Learn from the good & from any areas that might be improved.

9

31/10/19

Duncan & Deborah Armour

Kusafiri

Kusafiri—swahili “wander”. A 15 year project. The wildlife, people & landscapes of Kenya, Uganda, Botswana & South Africa.

10

07/11/19

Penny & Spike Piddock DPAGB AFIAP

Completely out of  our Comfort Zone

Water? Not a drop in sight. The noted marine photographers bring a new perspective as they travel with a Serbian Camera Club.      

Closing date Comp No. 2

11

14/11/19

Mike Martin

Shooting People & Other Stuff

Portraits work, followed by an eclectic mix of photography

 

16/11/19

(Saturday)

Annual WCPF Inter-Club Print Panel Competition (Kingswood Salver)

Trip (See Website for details)

12

21/11/19

Competition No. 2

Judge - Susanne Akerstrom LRPS Charles Akerstrom LRPS CPAGB

13

28/11/19

Waves Group

Meet the AV Makers

Selection of work presented by members of the Western Counties audio-visual workers group, with opportunity for discussion.

14

05/12/19

Alex Wolfe-Warman

An Approach to Photography

WSM based professional Alex discusses his approach to travel, people photography & more across 25 successful years; & will feature his 2018 book "WSM - My Town". Monochrome images.

15

12/12/19

Roy & Martin

The Xmas Quiz & Knees Up

A return of the great photography quiz evening & Xmas Social. Members are encourage to bring along family & friends.

16

09/01/20

John Hales & Owain Thomas

Sports & Street - My Way  & My Travels

Learn more about our club photographers & how they approach photography.

 

Closing Date for Theme Competition

17

16/01/20

Richard McCleery AFIAP

The Cheltenham Salon 2019

Highlights of the accepted images of 2019 with music & live commentary on operation of an International Salon, judging processes, expected standards & how to enter. Features photo harmony by

Martin Fry FRPS APAGB EFIAP/b AV-EFIAP.

18

23/01/20

Theme Competition  -   "The Urban Landscape"

Judge - Simon Caplan LRPS

19

30/01/20

Hanham Camera Club

Members Images- A different viewpoint

Selection of images presented by the photographers: Hanham Club members.

20

06/02/20

Johnnie Rogers ARPS DPAGB AWPF AFIAP

A Bug's Life

Macro & approaching macro photography. Many of these animals are photographed on the marshes of the Severn.

21

13/02/20

Workshop

Practical Photography

Workshop in the club room

 

Closing date Comp No. 3

22

20/02/20

Jenny Hibbert MPAGB EFIAP AWPF

Migratory Expedition in Mongolia

Jenny follows a Mongolian family documenting their migration, the wildlife & landscapes on what she describes as the journey of a lifetime.

23

27/02/20

Competition No 3   

 Judge -  John Gamblin

24

05/03/20

John Perriam ARPS DPAGB AFIAP

Have fun with Photography

"An evening with John" & his inventive, interesting images: great variety of topic, places, creative images & some "just for fun".

25

12/03/20

Phil Savoie

Up Your Photography

Our countryside as seen thru the lens of an award winning wildlife cinematographer: sharing images, lens science & practical tips with enthusiasm & flair.

26

19/03/20

Alyn Wallace

Astro photography & Time-lapse

Alyn brings fantastic dark sky images & insights from his sell out astrophotography workshops in the Brecon Beacons & beyond; & can answer Lightroom questions.

 

Closing date Comp No. 4

27

26/03/20

NW Bristol Photographic Society

Members images

Selection of images presented by the photographers of NW Bristol.

28

02/04/20

Competition No 4            Judge - Johnnie Rogers ARPS DPAGB AWPF AFIAP

 

04/04/20

(Sat)

AV competition Woodbury Village Hall trip

29

09/04/20

WCPF 2019 Exhibition Travelling Prints

100 WCPF exhibition quality prints for close critique

Enjoy the debate & select your winners from a wide genre of exhibition quality images.

30

16/04/20

Nick Jenkins ARPS AWPF

Exploring the Landscape

Taking us through the landscapes of Wales, Nick will invite discussion & explain what he planned to achieve in the images, through use of filters, camera settings.

31

23/04/20

Steve Hutchings   Happy Snappers Group

(1) In Search of History  (2) Pill - its place today

(1) Steve shares a different passion & some surprises.  (2) Images & shared recollections of Pill on the club's photographic trail.

32

30/04/20

John Tilsley APAGB DPAGB ARPS

Working on a theme

Photospeed sponsored John will explore how working on projects can provide a new excitement; & challenge you to think more about what & how you photograph; try new skills & develop a photographic style.

 

Closing date for Folio Competition

 

03/05/20

Members Exhibition Bovey Tracey  trip

33

07/05/20

Outdoor Photography Workshop 

Practical night out focussing on story-telling & seeing photographically. Hall may be used as a Polling Station!

34

14/05/20

AGM

 

20/05/20

Club Visit to North West Bristol Camera Club

All members invited to come along. Portishead will be showing our prints & projected images this evening.

35

21/05/20

End of Year Club Competition Judge—Deborah & Duncan Armour

End of Year FOLIO, Picture Board & Bing White Nature Club Competitions