Our programme runs from Sept to May. Please come along and try us out. A warm welcome awaits you.
The details/subject for our Kingswood Salver this year will be ARTISTIC COLOUR. ORANGE. - URBAN STREET.
The first meeting back on Weds 6th Sept will be the evening when these pictures will be shown and taken away for choosing our panel for this external competition. The closing entry date for this comp is Saturday 14th Oct 2017 and the judging date is on Saturday 18th November 2017. If you wish to attend the day then details of venue can be found on the WCPF website and also the entry form for download.
SEPTEMBER - 2017
6th - Choosing of Kingswood Salver Prints/Resizing and Mounting Prints.
13th - Night time photography - Club outing. Meet in Ashton Way car park at 6.30pm.
20th - Digital evening. Bring in samples of your work to share.
ENTRY CLOSING DATE FOR QUARTERLY COMPETITION No 1.
27th - Mike Yates.
4th - Practical evening.
11th - Quarterly competition No 1 - Judged by Andy Beel FRPS
18th - Gareth Martin CPAGB AWPF - "Just Miniatures"
25th - Chris Bigg - "Image Icons". Famous photographers in focus.- Chris cannot make it tonight, therefore we will now be having Sue and Richard Winkworth from Kingswood ps to show us their AV's.
1st - Practical session - Birds in close up. The feathered kind. Please do not touch the birds.
8th - Robert Harvey ARPS EFAP - "By the Sea".
ENTRY CLOSING DATE FOR QUARTERLY COMPETITION No 2.
15th - Charles Jackson AV Competition./Members night.
Closing date for entries on the night.
22nd - Trip out to photograph Christmas lights. Meeting outside Bristol Hippodrome at 7.15pm.
29th - Quarterly competition No 2 - Judged by David Southwell.
6th - David Boag - "Classic Wild Landscapes".
13th - Simon Caplan FRPS - "Artisans".
20th - Closed for Christmas.
27th - Closed for Christmas.
HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE
3rd -Discussion on "Only Mono" comp and way forward.
10th - Competition. Panel of 3 photos that are related in some way to form a panel.
To be judged by club members on the evening.
ENTRY CLOSING DATE FOR QUARTERLY COMPETITION No 3.
17th - Annual Meal. Bonzo Lounge - 7.30pm.
24th - Colin Walls - "The Opportunist Photographer"
31st - Quarterly competition No 3 - Judged by Beryl Heaton.
7th - Ian Wade - "Pond Life"/"Urban Wildlife of Kuala Lumpur"/"Tips on Photography".
14th - Penny and Spike Piddick - "Completely in the Dark". A fun evening with light, or lack of it.
Entry closing date for competition no 4.
21st - Members Critique Evening. Members to bring in images on memory stick that they are working on.
Computer available to allow editing. Also practical advice session on long exposures in preparation for 21st March.
28th - Quarterly competition No 4 - Judged by Marco Dutka.
7th - Ian Thompson EFIAP - "Architecture" and "Landscapes".
14th - Tim Knifton CPAGB AFIAP AWPF PSA7 - "Soviet Ghosts-Chernobyl & Pripyat"
ENTRY CLOSING DATE FOR PRINT & DPI OF THE YEAR.
LAST SEASONS AWARD WINNERS TO RETURN THEIR TROPHIES.
21st - Kingswood Salver Photo Shoot - "Bath by Night".
28th - Easter Break
4th - Easter Break.
11th - Print and DPI Competition of the Year - Judged by Roger Mallinson.
18th - Members/Practical Evening. Also vote for 2018/2019 programme cover.
25th - Annual General Meeting/Members Auction.
2nd - Chair's Challenge.
9th - Club Award Ceremony.
Saturday 12th May - "Only Mono" Battle. Organised by Gareth Martin from South Wales. Competition to be held in Port Talbot.
SUMMER OUTINGS 2018
First Weds in the month.