Programme

2017 – 2018

All meetings are at 7.30pm in the A K Bell Library, York Pl, Perth PH2 8EP. The Soutar Lecture Theatre is the venue on all nights except those marked ‘Workshop’ when we will meet in the Sandeman Room but may split up into other areas of the Library First floor. See the ‘Finding us’ page for full venue information. Meetings conclude around 9.30pm but members and visitors are encouraged to join us afterwards for a drink at the New County Hotel at the corner of County Place and New Row.

Oct 11 – PRESIDENT’S NIGHT – Introduction to new members/Meet the committee/A word about competitions

Oct 18 – Workshop evening (aimed at beginners) – Setting up your camera (Malcolm Lind & Tom Ryan)/Basic processing in Photoshop (John Melbourne) and Lightroom (Mike Bell)/Mounting a print

Oct 25 – Ian Barclay live studio portrait photography

Nov  1 – SPEAKER/Member talk TBA

Nov  8 – Workshop evening – Image critique. Bring along a print or digital image on a USB stick and take it round a number of image critique tables for constructive feedback from small groups of other members. Join in with your own comments. Compare the critique at different tables to see how subjective it all is. An enjoyable feast of constructive encouragement! Organisers – Fiona and Malcolm Lind.

Nov 15 – MAIN CUP COMPETITION NIGHT

  • HAND IN for PKM COMPETITION

Nov 22 – SPEAKER/Member talk              

 Nov 29 – Workshop

Dec  6 – PKM COMPETITION NIGHT

  • HAND IN for GRANT CUP

Dec 13 – Paul Gallagher from aspect2i This is our Special Christmas Lecture and will be a ticketed event with guaranteed priority tickets for members – details later

 Jan 10 – Philip Price from Loch Visions – wildlife photographer and tour guide on beavers and why a camera club should care

 Jan 17 – GRANT CUP COMPETITION NIGHT

  • HAND IN for NAN BORTHWICK/PETER ROURKE SALVERS

 Jan 24 – SPEAKER/Member talk

 Jan 31 – Workshop evening – Portrait Photography. Please bring along costumes and props to add interest to the portraits we will make using studio lights. We will be our own models – volunteers please! Organiser – Jimmy Herd

Feb  7 – NAN BORTHWICK/PETER ROURKE COMPETTION NIGHT 

  • HAND IN for COLOUR ROSEBOWL

Feb 14 – SPEAKER/Member talk

Feb 21 – Workshop

Feb 28 – COLOUR ROSEBOWL COMPETITION.

Mar  7 – SPEAKER/Member talk

Mar 14 – Workshop

Mar 21 – Member talk/AGM

Mar 28 – AWARDS DINNER

 

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