Programme September 2018 – April 2019
Please note that this is the final version of our 18/19 Programme but it may still be subject to change
1: Welcome to the New Season
2: Members Show & Tell – Bring in the fruits of your labours over the summer break and tell us about what worked well and not so well. DPIs and prints.
Hand-in for NYSDPA Inter-club and Silver Salver competitions
It’s a (DPI) Knockout – A fun contest where images go head to head and members decide the winner.
From Camera to Print – Andrew Fletcher and Tony Vardy demystify the process of getting images to prints with a practical walkthrough, covering Lightroom and tips for printing and mounting.
Hand-in for Informal “Food & Drink” Competition
Joanne Coates – Magenta Emerging Talent Winner 2016 tells us about her documentary approach to everyday stories.
Informal “ Food & Drink” Competition results – The judge’s verdict!
Guess the Location – Iconic locations near and far!
Dave Coates – Award-winning photographer presents A Moment in Time, a 35mm Film Slide Show spanning fifty years.
Bonfire Night – Capturing fireworks and night-time festivities. Bring cameras and scarves.
Hand-in for Formal “Open” Competition
Phones & Tablets: not just for selfies – techniques, apps and tips on how to get the best out of your other camera.
Formal “Open” Competition results – The judge’s verdict!
My Favourite Lens – Members are invited to show off their favourite lens and share their experiences and tips.
NYSDPA - Silver Salver results – The judge’s verdict!
Hand-in for Informal “Odd One Out” Competition
1-2-1 Tutorials – The opportunity for beginner and intermediate members to put their questions to a more experienced colleague on anything from equipment to post-production.
Informal “Odd One Out” Competition results – The judge’s verdict!
Christmas and New Year break
Member Presentations – Three members share their inspiration and ideas.
Hand-in for Formal “Transport” Competition
NYSDPA Inter-club Competition results – Find out who’s top in the region!
Formal “Transport” Competition results – The judge’s verdict!
David Speight – Pro-photographer shows how to get results with filters.
Sports Photography – Share images, experiences and tips on the challenges of capturing action shots, the more unusual the sport the better!
Hand-in for Informal “Village Life” Competition
Macro Photography – Neil Wilmore demonstrates equipment and techniques for shooting and processing images that reveal a whole new, tiny world.
Informal “Village Life” Competition results – The judge’s verdict!
Perspectives on Japan – Neil Wilmore and Michael Kentish present images from their recent trips to this fascinating country.
Hand-in for Formal “Emotion” Competition
Amanda Hodgson – Acclaimed art-photographer on the beauty of the natural world seen through a lens.
Formal “Emotion” Competition results – The judge’s verdict!
Hand-in for Annual Competitions
Annual Competitions results – The judge’s verdict!
Annual General Meeting