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 2024

Monthly Theme – Barnsley

  • 8th – General discussion on Future of Club Possible Changes, Monthly Theme subjects, Ideas for Practical evenings and Showing of YPU Annual Exhibition. Members to raise any AGM items with Club Secretary,
  • 15th – End of last Year Presentation Evening – ‘Little Gems’ Comp (3 on a Theme) – Judging by members. Viewing the winning 2023 Images and Presentation of 2023 Awards. Entries for Portrait competition
  • 22nd – AGM Election/Re-election of Committee etc.
  • 29th – Portrait Competition – Judge: Brian Crossland

February 2024

Monthly Theme – Candid

  • 5th – Judging of Monthly Theme for January (Barnsley)
  • 12th – Members 10 Image Lecturettes – Entries for Photojournalism/Action competition
  • 19th – TBA
  • 26th – Photojournalism/Action Competition – Judge: Brian Crossland

March 2024

Monthly Theme – Ice, Frost

  • 4th – Town Centre Photo Shoot (Weather Permitting)
  • 11th – Lecture by Willem and local Photographer,  John Gregson
  • 18th – TBA Possible Lecture or Practical
  • 25th – Audio Visual Evening – Judging by members

April 2024

Monthly Theme – What is it?

  • 1st – Bank Holiday
  • 8th – Judging of Monthly Themes for Feb, Mar & Apr (Candid, Ice/Frost & What is it)
  • 15th – Mobile Phone/Tablet Photo Comp – Judging by members. Entries for Nature competition
  • 22nd – TBA
  • 29th – Nature Competition – Judge: Roy Packer

May 2024

Monthly Theme – Night Street

  • – TBA

June 2024

Monthly Theme – Trees, Branches, Bark

  • – TBA

July 2024

Monthly Theme – Steam

  • – TBA

August 2024

Monthly Theme – Shows

  • – TBA

September 2024

Monthly Theme – Macro

  • 2nd – Presidents Evening – Theme “TBA” one digital image per member. Judging of Monthly Themes for May Jun, Jul & Aug (Night Street, Trees, Branches, Bark, Steam & Shows) plus Images from Summer Shoots
  • 9th – TBA Entries for Landscape Competition
  • 16th – TBA
  • 23rd – Landscape Competition – Judge: TBA
  • 30th – TBA

October 2024

Monthly Theme – Gold

  • 7th – TBA
  • 14th – TBA
  • 21st – Creative Photos Competition – Judging by Members Entries for B&W Competition
  • 23rd – TBA
  • 28th – Brian Pullman (B&W) Competition – Judge: Sally Sallett

November 2024

Monthly Theme – Fruit/Veg

  • 4th – Judging of Monthly Themes for Sept & Oct (Macro & Gold). Entries for Open Competition.
  • 11th – Viewing, Discussion and guidance for members possible YPU entries for 2025
  • 18th – Open Competition – Judge: Martin Lichfield.  Entries for Architecture & Record Competition
  • 25th – TBA

December 2024

Monthly Theme – Christmas

  • 2nd – Architecture & Record Competition – Judge: Stephen Dean
  • 9th – Judging of Monthly Themes for Nov & Dec (Fruit/Veg & Christmas). Review of the Year – What worked, what didn’t. Ideas for next years Monthly Themes
  • 16th – End of Year Social Evening – ‘Little Gems’ Comp (3 on a Theme) – Judging by members. Viewing the winning 2024 Images and Presentation of 2024 Awards. 

Monthly Themes 2024

  • January – Barnsley
  • February – Candid 
  • March – Ice, Frost
  • April – What is it?
  • May – Night Street
  • June – Trees, Branches, Bark
  • July – Steam
  • August – Shows
  • September – Macro
  • October – Gold
  • November – Fruit/Veg
  • December – Christmas

 

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