PROGRAMME October 2020 - May 2021
Due to the coronavirus, communication will currently take place via email and meetings via Skype on Mondays, 7.15 for 7.30pm.
This replaces our usual meetings at The Leyburn Bolton Arms.
For information about competition rules, see our Competitions page.
12 October 2020
Welcome and Members’ Show & Tell.
Please send 6 of your digital images to Paul Taylor by the deadline of Friday 9 October.
17 October (Saturday)
natural history outing – cancelled, given the circumstances
Presentation by Mark Ashcroft on astro-photography
Presentation by Neil Wilmore on natural history
cancelled, given the circumstances
Presentation by John Clare – photography in album covers
Hand-in for “Open” competition
Test out of Zoom meeting facilities and announcement of club awards from last season.
“Open” Competition results – The judge’s verdict (David Boath)
NYSDPA Silver Salver results – Find out who’s top in the region!
will now be a committee meeting to confirm the rest of the year’s programme
PRESENTATION Glenys Garnett – fine art inspiration and techniques
The programme for the rest of the season is subject to change based on the latest COVID situation.
11 January 2021
NYSDPA Inter-club Competition results – Find out who’s top in the region!
Hand-in for “Movement” competition
You are the judge! – Informal competition of “Abstract” DPIs
PRESENTATION Charlotte Graham – award winning and widely published photographer presents her images of people from the region
“Movement” competition results – The judge’s verdict (Miles Langthorne)
Fine art photography – a practical how-to session with Christine Carr
DPI Knockout – rapid-fire fun in photographic head-to-head
Hand-in for “Dramatic Weather” competition
PRESENTATION Guy Carpenter – well known and much admired photographer shares his love of reporting life in the Dales
Guy is unable to make this event now – changes to be decided.
“Dramatic Weather” competition results – The judge’s verdict (Colin Hugill)
Open session – get feedback, ask technical questions, it’s up to you!
13 March (Saturday)
Street photography outing (Durham)
Workflows revealed – members share their techniques for getting results
PRESENTATION Guy and Paula Davies – guest presentation of photography, including a review of Permajet printing paper
Hand-in for Annual Competition
Equipment demo – a hands-on look at the Phase One XT camera system, which marries medium format sensors with Rodenstock optics, from photography specialists Teamwork Digital
Annual Competition results – The judge’s verdict (Stephen Fowler)
Street photography follow up
Sunset Landscape – an outdoors practical session
Sunset Landscape follow up session & Annual General Meeting
Annual Awards Dinner