Programme of events 2020 - 2021
Meetings will be online until the end of the 2020 - 2021 season, virtual doors open at 7:45pm for an 8pm start.
Zoom DPI competition "A Red Patch Somewhere" (RPS) judge Paul Parkinson LRPS CPAGB. Entries to Ros by 11th August.
Open Evening: Welcome back to members, show photos from summer challenge subject “Film Title”.
Tuition evening – Rupert Brun to explain Nik Efex software including the non-destructive workflow in v3
Zoom Speaker: Slawek Staszczuk “Landscape: from idea to processing” Open to guests.
Last day to hand in images for DPI Round 1.
DPI League Round 1. Judge Pat Couder CPAGB BPE1. Subject: Open
Zoom Speaker – Steve Carroll ARPS “Chilly” Photos from cold places
Last day to hand in images for DPI Creative
DPI Creative Competition. Judge Janine Ball DPAGB ARPS BPE3*
Zoom Speaker Ashley Fuggle, "Astrophotography without a Telescope"
Last day to hand in images for DPI Round 2
DPI League Round 2. Judge: Paul Dunmall CPAGB QGP. Subject: Open
Pre-Christmas online get together in the club pub "The Three Seagulls". Wear your festive jumper and hat, bring your own mulled wine and mince pies. There will be a pub quiz, too.
Zoom Talk: "Creative Techniques" by Glenys Garnett.
This talk is about using creative in-camera techniques including Intentional Camera Movement and Multiple Exposure. Glenys will also include a section about using vintage lenses and Lensbaby for creative effect. She will talk about how to use the techniques and provide lots of examples and suggestions for creative photography.
Last day to hand in images for DPI Landscape Competition.
DPI competition: Landscape/seascape/urban landscape. Judge: Steve Carroll ARPS
Member’s evening: “WHY (I took it)”. Show and talk about up to 4 images, explaining the reasons you took them together with camera, lens, settings and any post processing.
Last day to hand in images for DPI Round 3
DPI League Round 3. Judge: Zoe Garnham Archer. Subject: Open.
Zoom Speaker: Joe Houghton, "Mono processing". Joe is an Adobe certified Lightroom expert and will explain how to develop your monochrome images for maximum impact.
Zoom Speaker: David Keep “A Project Based Approach to Photography" – producing images with the WOW factor”
Last day to hand in images for DPI Round 4
DPI League Round 4. Judge: Steven Galvin LRPS Subject: Open
Members' Projects, evening 1. Show a collection of up to 10 images on a theme chosen by yourself. DPI only, or hold your prints up to your webcam!
Speaker: Pat Couder CPAGB BPE1 "P.I.M.S." The Pat, Ian and Mike Show - a collection of images taken as part of monthly challenges on set themes, and only shot indoors. The 'before and after' images will be shown and we will explain "how we did it", with member participation along the way. Entertaining and unique.
Best of Year DPI. Judge: Paul Parkinson LRPS CPAGB
3 Way Battle with Faversham and Sittingbourne at 7pm
Hosted on Zoom, see your email for details.
"Photography on the Darkside", a talk by Peter Benson. A fascinating mix of history, beautiful images and night photography hints and tips. You can find out more on his website https://www.peterfbenson.co.uk/talks
Members' Projects, evening 2. Show a collection of up to 10 images on a theme chosen by yourself. DPI only, or hold your prints up to your webcam!
AGM and awards