Tring Camera Club

Programme for 2018 to 2019 season

We normally meet at Baptist Hall on Thursdays at 7:30pm.Sometimes we visit other locations/other times and this is noted in the list below: Click here for a downloadable PDF version to print

September

20 September 2018

First half - General welcome and competitions introduction for the coming season Second Half - Score a Picture

The first half will be the general introduction to members (new and returning) plus any announcements. I addition there will be a briefing on the competitions for this season. The second half will involve members splitting into teams of 5/6 and then marking and explaining the marking of images displayed some of which might be unusual!

27 September 2018

1st Half - Presentation - A Lady in Fleet Street 2nd Half - Images from Summer Project inspired by Simon Turnbull.

1st half - a presentation by Deborah Brady who worked her way to become the picture editor of a leading national daily newspaper. She will speak for about an hour and bring along many of the items she used during her time in Fleet Street photographic career. 2nd half - Images taken by members during the summer project

October

4 October 2018

Learning - an evening led by Peter Cox, supported by other members, explaining the various options available for learning about photography in its broadest sense

This will contain an overview of the many learning opportunities available and put in context the learning theme for the year. Peter will introduce other members whom will all have the same brief: Why did I choose this learning opportunity and What did I learn from it…." Various members will talk about their experience of: Workshop / Photocrowd / MeetUP / LRPS / A Project / etc

For last 15 minutes we will have a brief presentation to help prepare members for visit to Denham water Ski Club.

11 October 2018

Presentation "What Judges are Looking For" - Julia Cleaver

The first half of the evening is a presentation outlining the key areas to consider when entering a competition.

The second half is more interactive. Members will be encouraged to make constructive observations/comments on images based upon the first half of the evening. Members can also bring along examples of their own for comment.

14 October 2018

Photographing water skiing

Our first weekend day out at Denham Water Skiing Club

18 October 2018

Competition 1 - Scapes with a twist - Print

Competition 1 - Scapes with a twist - Print

25 October 2018

3-way competition with Chesham and Hemel Clubs

Not a format we have seen in the club for some time and certainly not the usual club competition.

November

1 November 2018

Presentation - Daniel Bridge - Macro

This talk will look at equipment, use of flash, techniques and will be very interactive so questions and comments are very much encouraged. There is an emphasis on not having to spend too much, if anything, to get a decent close up image on a variety of subjects.

8 November 2018

1st Half - A presentation by Steve Murphy and Sarah on using drones in photography followed by Steven Slater explaining the use of Smart Collections in Lightroom and quick brief ahead of Amersham night out.

2nd Half - Park Street competition de-brief

15 November 2018

Competition 2 - "3" or "Three" - Digital

22 November 2018

Amersham by Night

An evening out with cameras and tri-pods in the old town.

29 November 2018

Presentation - Sarah Kelman - 10,000 miles of ocean

Ten Thousand Miles of Ocean - In November 2012, Sarah Kelman and her family embarked on their vintage yacht, to participate in the Panerai Transat Classique, a race for similar vessels, from Portugal to Barbados. Having completed the transatlantic event, they cruised onwards through the Caribbean and the Eastern Seaboard of the United States. Sarah will share with us their experiences of life at sea, illustrated by her photographic record of the people and wildlife encountered, both on and under the ocean

December

6 December 2018

Competition 3 - Favourite Photo - Exhibition - Print

13 December 2018

Xmas Social Venue TBC

Christmas Break
January 2019

10 January 2019

First half - tbc 2nd Half, gather in groups. Details to be confirmed

17 January 2019

Presentation - Paul Mitchell - The Seeing Eye

Paul talks about looking beyond the obvious and includes exploring details, textures and shapes found in both nature and man-made objects. He will explain various creative techniques such as intentional camera movement multiple exposures through to the use of creative lenses and filters.

24 January 2019

1st Half - Organising your images - develop further the use of collections, face tagging, target collections, using a world map 2nd Half - What I learned from workshops

31 January 2019

Abstract workshop

A practical evening to help members prepare for the exhibition in May

February

7 February 2019

1st half - mounting prints presentation 2nd half - Nik software - speaker tbc

A presentation from “All About Framing.” The session will last roughly an hour and will cover matching colours and tones with your photos, what type of mount to use, how to cut the mount and the basics of frame making.

14 February 2019

Competition 5 - Love - Print

21 February 2019

Macro Workshop

With Wild Arena (www.wildarena.co.uk) – details tbc

28 February 2019

tbc

March

7 March 2019#

Presentation - Basics of Digital Audio-Visual - Les Spitz

Workshop explaining the making of digital AV with examples of techniques used and the finished product.

14 March 2019

Competition 6 - Abstract - Digital

18-30 March 2019

Club exhibition at Upstairs Gallery, Berkhamsted

21 March 2019

Bring along an object

Details tbc. A fun practical evening.

28 March 2019

Presentation - Peter Greenway - Photographing for the National Trust - Trials and Tribulations

The presentation looks at how they use images for marketing, social media and printed documents the messages they want to deliver. The images shown are mainly from Waddesdon Manor, Chastleton House and Ashdown House

April

4 April 2019

tbc

11 April 2019

Competition 7 - Reflections and Silhouettes - Print

14 April 2019

Macro practical at Dancers End

Easter Break

25 April 2019

tbc

May

2 May 2019

Competition 8 - Macro - Digital

9 May 2019

Presentation - Rachael Talibart - Fine Art

Described by “Outdoor Photography Magazine” as one of the best outdoor photographers inn the UK today (June 2016). Her work can be seen at www.rachaeltalibart.com .

16 May 2019

AGM & Prize Giving

23 May 2019

End of season bash Venue tbc

Please note that all these are subject to change – we try to find a balance between planning ahead and being flexible to meet needs expressed by members. We may also add events at weekends or other evenings.  

We normally meet 7:30pm. Thursday evenings (Sept to May)

Baptist Hall, High Street, Tring HP23 4BA

 

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27 September 2018 1st Half - Presentation - A Lady in Fleet Street 2nd Half - Images from Summer Project inspired by Simon Turnbull. 1st half - a presentation by Deborah Brady who worked her way to become the picture editor of a leading national daily newspaper. She will speak for about an hour and bring along many of the items she used during her time in Fleet Street photographic career. 2nd half - Images taken by members during the summer project 4 October 2018 Learning - an evening led by Peter Cox, supported by other members, explaining the various options available for learning about photography in its broadest sense This will contain an overview of the many learning opportunities available and put in context the learning theme for the year. Peter will introduce other members whom will all have the same brief: Why did I choose this learning opportunity and What did I learn from it…." Various members will talk about their experience of: Workshop / Photocrowd / MeetUP / LRPS / A Project / etc For last 15 minutes we will have a brief presentation to help prepare members for visit to Denham water Ski Club.
Programme for 2018 to 2019 season We normally meet at Baptist Hall on Thursdays at 7:30pm.Sometimes we visit other locations/other times and this is noted in the list below: Click here for a downloadable PDF version to print 20 September 2018 First half - General welcome and competitions introduction for the coming season Second Half - Score a Picture The first half will be the general introduction to members (new and returning) plus any announcements. I addition there will be a briefing on the competitions for this season. The second half will involve members splitting into teams of 5/6 and then marking and explaining the marking of images displayed some of which might be unusual!
Tring Camera Club