Programme of Events 2019 / 2020

Here is the 2019 / 2020 programme of events.

 

There are 4 rounds in the DPI league with 3 pictures per member per round. Images for the third round must show use of long exposure, the other rounds are open.

There are 4 rounds in the Print League with 3 pictures per member per round. The fourth round is for monochrome images, the other rounds are open.

Other competitions in the season are open to print and DPI:

  • 13th January “Seascapes” Judge: Alex Hare. Print and DPI

  • 9th March “Creative” Judge: Kirsty Ralfs ARPS QGP Photos taken of any subject using creative methods - textures, layers, ICM, composites etc. Print and DPI

  • 6th April Panel Competition.

September 2019


16th Open evening: Welcome old and new members, pay subs, show photos from summer/outings. Sell any unwanted photographic items


23rd Show photos from the summer challenge: Animal, vegetable or mineral, bring images on the night

Send in images for DPI Round 1


30th SPEAKER: Daniel Bridge “Close Up and Macro”

 

October 2019

 

7th 1st DPI comp: Judge Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB Open subject


14th Practical evening: Still Life and Macro. Bring cameras, tripods and things to photograph


21st An evening with Gerry Stone ARPS BPE1*


28th SPEAKER: Janine Ball “Composites - tips and tricks”

Hand in prints and send digital images for Print League Round 1

November 2019

 

4th Members’ evening: show images from still life and macro, bring images on the night print or DPI


11th 1st Print comp: Judge Ray Bridges LRPS CPAGB ADPS BPE3* Open subject


18th SPEAKER: Chris Shore “Large Format in the Landscape”


25th Practical evening: Long exposures/slow shutter speeds. Bring cameras, tripods and filters

 

December 2019

 

2nd SPEAKER Rob Ball, local photographer


9th 2nd DPI comp Judge: Steve Carroll ARPS Open subject


16th It’s a Knockout!

Send in seascapes DPI. Hand in prints and send digital images for Print League Round 2


23rd NO MEETING CHRISTMAS
30th NO MEETING NEW YEAR

January 2020

 

6th Non League competition, subject “Seascapes” Judge: Alex Hare. Bring images on the night.


13th 2nd Print Comp Judge: Andy Smith LRPS Open subject


20th Members’ Evening: Kent Coast Project - show photos taken for this project, bring images on the night.


27th SPEAKER Melanie Chalk “I do it my Way” making an audio visual sequence

 

February 2020

 

3rd An evening with Alan Chalkley - Cyano printing


10th 3rd DPI comp Judge: Paul Parkinson LRPS. Subject Long exposure/slow shutter speed


17th Members’ evening. Presentation by Les Hawkins “Drone Photography” and John Newell “Creating Planets in Photoshop”

Hand in prints and send digital images for Print League Round 3


Wednesday 19th Battle with Thanet and Deal at Deal


24th SPEAKER Gary Stamp CPAGB - “Photographing Wildlife in Your Garden”

 

March 2020

 

2nd 3rd Print comp Judge: Helen Taylor ARPS DPAGB BPE3* Open subject

Hand in DPIs for creative competition


9th Non League competition, subject “Creative” Judge: Kirsty Ralfs ARPS QGP Photos taken of any subject using creative methods - textures, layers, ICM, composites etc. Print and DPI, bring images on the night


16th Members’ evening: Show AV’s

Send in images for DPI Round 4


23rd SPEAKER Roger Hance “Fours, sixes, eights, tens and twelves” constructing panels


30th 4th DPI comp Judge Robin Harmsworth Open subject

April 2020


6th Panel competition, bring prints on the night


Tuesday 7th Battle with Malling PS at Malling


13th NO MEETING EASTER


20th SPEAKER Pat Couder “PIMS” The Pat, Ian and Mike Show


27th 4th Print comp Judge Chris Shore FRPS MPAGB EFIAP BPE5* Subject "Mono"

May 2020


4th NO MEETING Star Wars Day
Wednesday 6th Swale Trophy Battle with Sittingbourne and Faversham at Faversham


11th Mix and Match


18th Best of Year Comp Print and DPI Judge: TBA


25th NO MEETING BANK HOLIDAY

 

June 2020

 

1st AGM AND PRESENTATION OF AWARDS