Programme

The programme for the 2019-2020 Season

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2019EVENTNotes for Members
25th SeptemberOpening by President. Welcoming session, overview of club activities, and of main elements of the programme.Members to show up to 10 images of what they have been doing in the summer.
2nd OctoberShowing of all images submitted for the NFU Calendar, and announcement of winners.
9th OctoberDemo evening. Print mounting, resizing of PDI images and uploading to website.Bring a notebook!
Last date for entries to 1st Open Competition Print and PDI
16th OctoberPractical evening, studio session with the Burlesque and Steam punk Group.Thanks to Barry for organising this.
Bring camera and lenses. Entries for 3-way battle 1600x1200
23rd OctoberOpen 1 Comp PDI & PrintsBring print containers, collect prints at end of evening.
30th OctoberMembers to show images from the Macro and Fungi outings and the October project 'Autumn'.Bring 10 images of Macro outing On USB. And send 3 'Autumn' images to Barry, before 6pm 27th Oct.
6th NovemberPresentation by Charles Guard. He will bring his drone and talk about his experiences with it.Last date for entries to 1st Assignment Comp. On the Beach. Print & PDI
13th NovemberPresentation by Howard Parkin, Astronomer. 'The Space Race', and 'Cruising Experiences'.
20th NovemberAssign Comp 1 PDI & Prints. Subject 'On the Beach'.Last date for entries to 2nd Open Competition
Bring print containers, collect prints at end of evening.
22nd-Nov FRIDAY 3-way Battle with Western & Southern PSs. Hosted by SPS Venue Colby Football Club
27th NovemberPresentations by Richard Shafto on underwater photography, and by Kevan Osborn on aspects of his photography.
4th DecemberOpen 2 Comp PDI & PrintsBring print containers, collect prints at end of evening.
11th DecemberPresentation by Andrew Haddock, SOCO, 'Fighting Crime with Photography'.
18th DecemberSocial evening Folio 2, 'mock judging' by members.Bring finger food. Please help with clearing up at the end.
2020
8th JanuaryPresident's Evening. Jeremy will give a presentation of his work. Followed by Laxey Challenge, about 10 themed images on USB.Last date for entries to 2nd Assignment Comp. Shapes & Patterns. Entries for Oldham battle size TBC, and Bristol Battle, size 1400x1050.
15th JanuaryPresentation by Diane McCudden. The Masai Mara
22nd JanuaryAssign Comp 2. Print & PDI. Subject 'Shapes and Patterns'.Bring print containers, collect prints at end of evening.
29th JanuaryPresentation by Antony Hamilton The Camino, Northern Spain, & Tony CurtisLast date for entries to 3rd Open Competition Print & PDI
5th FebruaryStudio Session, Model Portraits
12th FebruaryOpen 3 Comp Print & PDIBring print containers, collect prints at end of evening.
19th FebruaryWorkshop with Andrew Barton. Topic, table-top food photography.Last date for entries to 3rd Assignment Comp. Water. Print & PDI.
Bring camera, tripod, and suitable food to photograph.
26th FebruaryPresentation by Lara Howe. Her visit to the Falklands, South Georgia and AntarcticaPresentation of sponsorship cheque by NFU Mutual.
4th MarchAssign Comp 3 Print & PDI Subject 'Water'Bring print containers, collect prints at end of evening.
11th MarchMr Brew has cancelled so we will probably show the monthly project pictures from Jan and Feb. Possible other presentation alsoLast date for Annual Competition Entries and Bank Cup Nature Print &PDI.
Return trophies
Choose from Annual dinner menu and pay.
18th MarchBattle with N W Bristol CC
25th MarchBank Cup Comp. 'Nature'. Prints & DPI. Nature Definition - see Annual Competition Rules
Last date for nominations and proposals for AGM.
Bring print containers, collect prints at end of evening, or hand to Comp Sec for Annual.
1st April WEDNESDAYAnnual Comp - PrintsBring print containers, collect prints at end of evening.
2nd April THURSDAYAnnual Comp - Digital Images
8th AprilBattle with OPS & RDCC
15th AprilAnnual General Meeting
22nd AprilAnnual Dinner & Prize PresentationVenue The British. Douglas. Bring raffle prize.