Syllabus 2015/2016

We have a varied syllabus this year.   All up coming events are shown on the right of the home page.   Should you wish further information about what’s on, please contact Mike on 07501 187 914   

If you are interested in coming along for the first time, check out the syllabus and get in touch to say that you will be visiting.   Everyone welcome !   Just turn up at 7.45

    Syllabus September 2016 / June 2017

  September 1st                  The Year Ahead * Programme * Members’ Nights * Competitions 

 Sept 8th Martin Reece – Yosemite – In the Footsteps of Ansel Adams    

Sept 15th Jack Bamford – An Evening of Digital Prints

Sept 22nd – Tony Winfield – An Introduction to Infra-Red Photography.

Monthly hand in – Open

Sept 29th Monthly Competition Judging – Open. Diana Magor EFIAP MPSA CPAGB LRPS

October 6th John Allinson and Garth Tighe L&CPU Archive

Oct 13th Members’ Evening

Oct 20th Simon Kitchen, Photographic North Wales. Monthly hand in – Merseyside Public Art

    Mon 24th October – Martin Avery Inter Club Competition at Southport Photographic Soc

    Oct 27th Monthly Competition Judging – Merseyside Public Art. Sandy Pownall LRPS

    Nov 3rd Stephen Lewis, Time Lapse Photography 

    Nov 10th Terry Donnelly FRPS MPAGB FSWPP. An Evening with Terry and his Images.            

               Alec Balmer Competition hand in

  Nov 17th Barry Payling, The Wild Britain 2016. Monthly hand in – Night Photography

  Nov 24th Monthly Competition Judging – Night Photography. Bill Preston ARPS DPAGB BPE4

Dec 1st L&CPU Folio (December 1, 2016)

  Dec 8th Alec Balmer Mono Print Competition Judging. Roger Evans FPBE EFIAP DPAGB 

  Dec 15th Christmas in the Club

  Dec 22nd Closed for Christmas           

Dec 29th Closed for New Year

  January 5th 2017 Members’ Evening   

We start the New Year with a look back through our archive with Derek Lang followed by retrospective look at the work of Tony Myers FRPS.

Look forward to seeing you all in the New Year

  Jan 12th The 2016 Hoylake International Exhibition

  Jan 19th An Evening with Bob Dennis and his Work.       Monthly hand in, Nature.

  Jan 26th Monthly Competition Judging – Nature. Tony Duffy CPAGB

  Feb 2nd Colin Bell Landscape Photography, “What’s the Story?”

  Feb 9th Simon Watkinson, A Complete Guide to Shooting Everything Portraiture.

  Feb 16th G **Graham Currey cannot come.**   Change of speaker to Geoff Reader from Alsager CC who will show a variety of genre.  Monthly hand in, Pictorial and Illustrative.

  Feb 23rd Monthly Competition Judging – Pictorial and Illustrative by Steve Carr

  March 2nd Matthew Seed – Title to be announced

Change to Syllabus Thursday 2nd March.

Matthew Seed has informed the club that he is unable to keep his booking and will not be able to give his lecture on Thursday. We have managed at short notice to put together a Members Evening. 

Sorry for this late change.

Hand in for the Annual PDI Competition.

  March 9th Adrian McGarry, Pixel Painted Art

  March 16th An evening with Chris Morris

March 23rd L&CPU Folio A selection of Images from around our region

March 30th Paul Gallagher Images, Post Processing, Mono and Colour                   Hand in for the SLPS Annual Prints Competition

April 6th Judging of the SLPS Annual PDI Competition by Lesley McGillicuddy    (Sheila Tunstall cancelled)   (7.30 start)

April 13th Southport Folio A chance to see a selection of great images

April 20th Members’ Evening

April 27th Mark Sissons

May 4th Judging SLPS Annual Print Competition by Jack Bamford DPAGB APAGB AFIAP              ( 7.30 start) Also tonight is the hand in for Merseyside Life Competition.

May 11th President’s Evening

May 18th Inter Mersey Competition Final   Judging by Robert Millin  Normal 8pm prompt start

May 25th Judging of Merseyside Life Competition by Colin Douglas ARPS AFIAP DPAGB BPE4

June 1st Annual General Meeting           Hand in for SLPS Panel Competition

June 8th   Bebington Battle   We are hosting this friendly competition with our friends from  across the river

June 15th Nick Hilton   Portraiture and other Images

June 22nd Annual SLPS Auction

June 29th Judging of SLPS Panel Comp by Tillman Kleinhans ARPS EFIAPb DPAGB BPE2*