Programme of Events

Our annual programme of events explores various digital photographic and imaging techniques. We run hands-on workshops where new photographers can learn and gain experience.

January 2022

Monthly Theme – Transport

  • 10th – Showing of YPU Annual Exhibition plus general discussion on future of club and ideas for meetings. 
    Members to raise any AGM items. Entries for Nature competition
  • 17th – AGM Election/Re-election of Committee etc.
  • 24th – Nature Competition – Judge: Bill Mahoney
  • 31st – Members 10 Image Lecturettes – 10 Digital Images on any theme/subject

February 2022

Monthly Theme – Art

  • 7th – Judging of Monthly Theme for January
  • 14th – Still Life Photography – Practical evening – Romance / Valentines Day Theme 
    Members to bring items/objects to photograph on this theme plus camera and tripods Entries for Photojournalism/Action Competition
  • 21st – Long exposure photography – Jeff Moore
  • 28th – Photojournalism/Action Competition – Judge – TBA

March 2022

Monthly Theme – Valentine/Romance

  • 7th – Willems Travels Willems talk on his visit to Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Oman
  • 14th – Members Folio with Willem Van Herp – Feedback and scoring of members folio by Willem Entries for AV competition
  • 21st – Judging of Monthly Theme for February
  • 28th – Audio Visual Competition – Members to Judge Entries

April 2022

Monthly Theme – Silhouettes

  • 4th – Possible Speaker/Lecture TBA Entries for Portrait Competition
  • 11th – Judging of Monthly Themes for March and April
  • 18th – Bank Holiday
  • 25th – Portrait Competition – Judge – TBA

May 2022

Monthly Theme – Looking Up

  • TBA

June 2022

Monthly Theme – Carbon Neutral

  • TBA

July 2022

Monthly Theme – Patterns in Nature

  • TBA

August 2022

Monthly Theme – Technology

  • TBA

September 2022

Monthly Theme – Photograph a Stranger

  • 5th – Presidents Evening – Theme TBA One A4 Print per member to enter Presidents Competition
  • 12th – Judging of Monthly Themes for May, June, July and August  Entries for Landscape Competition
  • 19th – Creative Photos Competition – Judging by Members
  • 26th – Landscape Competition – Judge TBA

October 2022

Monthly Theme – Green

  • 3rd – Judging of Monthly Theme for September
  • 10th – Practical Evening – To be decided by members Entries for B&W Competition.
  • 17th – Mobile Phone/Tablet Photo Competition – Judging by Members
  • 24th – Brian Pullman (B&W) Competition – Judge TBA
  • 31st – TBA

November 2022

Monthly Theme – Eyes

  • 7th – Judging of Monthly Theme for October Entries for Open Competition.
  • 14th – Guidance for Members on YPU Entries – Viewing of Images for possible entry
  • 21st – Open Competition – Judge TBA Entries for Architectural & Record Competition
  • 28th – Storm Chasing by Correen

December 2022

Monthly Theme – Water

  • 5th – Architecture & Record Competition – Judge TBA
  • 12th – Judging of Monthly Themes for Nov & Dec. Review of Year – What worked, what didn’t. Ideas for next years Monthly Themes
  • 19th – End of Year Social Evening Plus ‘Little Gems Comp – 3 on a Theme – Viewing the winning 2022 Images and Presentation of 2022 Awards. Plus Judging of Little Gems

December 2022

  • January – Transport
  • February – Art
  • March – Valentine/Romance
  • April – Silhouettes
  • May – Looking Up
  • June – Carbon Neutral
  • July – Patterns in Nature
  • August – Technology
  • September – Photograph a Stranger
  • October – Green
  • November – Eyes
  • December – Water

 

RETURN 9th January 2023