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Photographic Club

Programme 2019

January February March April May June
July August September October November December

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January 2019
07 Practical night
with a male model
14 Justin Garner on macro photography
21 Externally-judged competition
judge: Mike Lawrence
28 An Evening With:
Steve Proctor

February 2019
04 L&CPU folio
11 Table Top Photography & Challenge
practical night themed on games with a photographic challenge
18 Penny Challenge
theme: 'Open' – unmounted A5 mono prints up to a maximum of 5 per member
25 Judging by Vicky Mansfield of the results from the Table Top Challenge Evening

March 2019
04 Cheadle Alliance Shield
Round 3 at home – judge: Tony Pioli
11 An Evening With:
Phil Barber
18 Water Splash & Other Effects
practical night
25 Externally-judged competition
judge: Mike Davis

April 2019
01 Simon Watkinson
discusses mono photography
08 Playing with light
practical nightjudge | also 4th round of Cheadle Alliance Shield at Bramhall PS
15 Battle with Hyde PS
at home - judge: Nick Hilton CPAGB
22 Easter
no meeting
29 Image enhancement

May 2019
06 Bank holiday
no meeting
13 Externally-judged competition
judge: Nick Berentzen CPAGB BPE1
20 'What Judges Look For'
talk by Keith Barber
27 Bank holiday
no meeting

June 2019
03 Portrait night
with model Hughie Roberts
10 An Evening With:
Christine Widall
17 'Portrait on a Budget'
Talk by George Franks
24 Practical night
macro photography with Justin Garner – possibly outdoor

July 2019
01 Outing
Etherow Country Park
08 Externally–judged competition
judge: John Riley
15 Portrait night
with model Mathew Howarth – theme: medieval
22 An Evening With:
Steve Proctor.
29 Outing
Daisy Nook

August 2019
05 Product photography
practical night led by David Oliver
12 Processing
using computers
19 Green Screen Photography
A journey into the unknown, led by Sherpa Gillooly
26 Bank holiday
no meeting

September 2019
02 An Evening With:
Mike Lawrence
09 L&CPU folio

16 Externally–judged competition
judge: Chris Boyes
23 Annual General Meeting

30 An Evening with:
Eddie Leach on Layers – NB. the L&CPU folio will also be available to view

October 2019
07 To be confirmed

14 Portrait night
with model Mathew Howarth – theme: warfare
21 To be confirmed

28 Battle with Hyde PS

November 2019
04 Chairman's Challenge
Subject: Nursery Rhymes & Fairy Stories – see newsletter for details
11 To be confirmed

18 Externally–judged competition
judge: George Steele.
25 To be confirmed

December 2019
02 Christine Widdall
Nature – insects and birds
09 Knockout competition
light–hearted DPI internal competition
17 Christmas social evening
23 Break
No meeting

We hope that you have a Merry Christmas!

30 Break
No meeting

We hope that you have a Happy and Prosperous New Year and look forward to seeing you all in 2020!