Programme

2019

SEPTEMBER

10th     Welcome Evening – Members are asked to submit 3 prints and/or 3 digital images taken during the summer break.  Last year’s award winning prints & PDIs will be shown during the evening.

17th     “Our Photography Work & Hobby” Digital presentation by Alison Jenkins ARPS DPAGB, Ware & DPS.

24th     “A Feeling of Impressionism” Lecture by Steven le Prevost FRPS MPAGB EFIAP FIPF on tour from Guernsey C.I.

OCTOBER

1st        “Taken on the Club Outing” – The Metcalfe Trophy.  4 digital images taken on the Club Outing to the City of Oxford in June 2019.

Judge: Mrs Barbie Lindsay MPAGB EFIAP/s, FBPE, Beyond Group.

8th       “Creative Techniques”  Lightroom/Photoshop demonstration by Ann Miles FRPS EFIAP MPAGB FBPE, Cambridge CC..

15th     PDI League Competition No. 1

Judge: Thomas Peck CPAGB, Loughton CC.

22nd     “African Dust under my Feet”  Digital           presentation by Mrs Naomi Saul, ARPS EFIAP           ASINWP DPAGB APAGB, Shillington CC.

29th     “Workshop Evening & Chatter Night”

Members will learn about print presentation, picture appreciation and composition.

NOVEMBER

5th       “An Evening with John Hooton MFIAP FIPF FRPS”  John will show us the light and mood of Ireland’s Atlantic coastline and its natural beauty.

12th      Print League Competition No. 1

Judge: Ben Pike, Biggleswade.

19th     If Only I Had…….. Members appraise and discuss entries in last week’s competition.

26th     3-way Print Battle:  Melbourn & District PC/Ely Photographic Club & B&BPC.

Judge: Ron Tear MPAGB ARPS, Loughton.

DECEMBER

3rd       Panel Pics/Creative Board Competitions.

Panel Pics: Themes chosen by members – up to 3 Panels each entered the week before / Creative Board – up to 3 boards each entered on the night.

Judge:  Jim Hartje ARPS DPAGB APAGB, EFIAP, Peterborough.

10th     Quiz Night led by Duncan Winterborn.  A fun evening to round off the Autumn term.

CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR HOLIDAY

2020

JANUARY

7th       Demonstration of Photoshop & Lightroom led by Ian Wilson, ARPS, Cambridge CC

14th     “Never See Anything at Wicken Fen!”

Digital presentation by Richard Nicoll, National Trust Photographer, Cambridge CC.

21st     PDI League Competition No. 2    Judge:

Jonathan Vaines, LRPS CPAGB Cambridge CC.

28th     If Only I Had……… Members appraise and discuss entries in last week’s competition.

2020

FEBRUARY

4th        Print League Competition No. 2

Judge:  Marilyn Steward ARPS DPAGB EFIAP/b BPE4, Enfield CC.

11th      “Photography Workshop”  Something a bit different, bring your camera and tripod.

18th      “Members’ Mini’s”: An Evening with John Wilderspin  John will talk about his photography and portraiture projects.

25th      “Inspiration” – Digital presentation by Tony  Bramley FRPS.  Tony will discuss the inspiration behind certain shots and how we can be inspired in our photography.

MARCH

3rd        PDI League Competition No. 3

Judge: Dr Julie Hutson DPAGB, Brentwood.

10th      “Costa Rica & Japan”  Digital presentation by Laura Galbraith of Laura Galbraith Photography.  Laura will share with us her travels to both locations last year.

17th      “I Shoot People” by Dave Mason from Sittingbourne, Kent a renowned Street Photographer.

24th      Print League Competition No. 3

Judge: Roy Essery MPAGB, Colchester PS.

31st      “The Big Print Show” Print talk with A1 & A2 prints by Ron Tear MPAGB ARPS  & Maggie Tear CPAGB covering Monochrome, Landscape, Wildlife, Cityscapes & People.

APRIL

7th        )  EASTER HOLIDAY

14th      )

21st     Annual General Meeting – An important meeting for all members to attend.

Nomination forms to the Secretary  a week before.

23rd     A45 Challenge Inter-Club PDI Competition

(Thurs) Judge: Barbie Lindsay MPAGB EFIAP/S FBPE

         Venue: TBC  – 7.30 pm.  Entry Fee  £3.50.

28th     The Hanson Trophy PDI Competition

Judge: Sarah Kelman DPAGB, Cambridge CC

MAY

5th       The Roger Human Print Trophy

Judge:  Dave Stewart LBPPA, Peterborough.

8th        Social Evening.  Members meet for the Annual (Fri)      Dinner & presentation of Cups & Trophies.

JUNE

7th       Club Outing – Venue TBA.

SUMMER HOLIDAY