We have a varied programme of events at SLPS this year – click here to see the full syllabus for 2018-19
All upcoming events are also shown on the right of the home page.
Should you wish further information about what’s on, please contact Simon
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
Themes for Monthly Competitions 2018/19
September 18 – Open
October 18 – Creative
November 18 – Street Photography
January 19 – Celebrations
February 19 – Record and Architecture
Summer Programme 2018
Summer Syllabus 2018
|Thurs 5th July||Find out more about our plans for all the summer meetings tonight.
Members Paddy Green, Trevor Roberts and Ken Dobson sharing their work.
**Please note programme change**
The following two items have been deferred to a later date TBA
Paul Matthews will demonstrate the new system for entering our competitions . Ian Kemp will be showing his drone images.
(We’re sure you won’t want to miss any of this!)
|Thurs 12th July||Field Trip around Liverpool One and the Waterfront areas.
Meet at 7.30 on the Liverpool One Steps by John Lewis for a couple of hours of photography, followed by a drink somewhere for those who wish.
Up to 6 images should then be submitted in the usual format as e-mail attachments to email@example.com so that they can be
shown the following week.
|Thurs 19th July||Showing our images taken around town/the waterfront|
|Thurs 26th July||Annual Exhibition Opening and Presentation Evening in Liverpool Cathedral. Free parking from 6.30 for a 7.30 start. No meeting in CADWA
|Thurs 2nd August||Nature Images. Members are asked to bring a
selection of Nature prints for showing at the club. No strict definition of
“Nature” – anything goes, it’s the Summer Season! Prints of any size,
mounted or unmounted, no digital files needed.
|Thurs 9th Aug||Experimental Photography – Minimalism|
|Thurs 16th Aug||Experimental Photography – Macro|
|Thurs 23rd Aug|| Merseyside’s Hidden Gems. What is there that is interesting, or unusual, or overlooked , or not often heard about or seen in
your neighbourhood or town? To be hosted by Angelica Smith and Barbara Green.
|Thurs 30th Aug||Bill’s Battles. This year hosted by Paul Hamilton.
with 4 or 5 teams comprised of club members battling it out for top slot with some of their digital images.
|Date||Speaker: Title of Talk||Competition Hand In||Judge|
|7th. 2017||Start of new season featuring Guest Speaker, Paul Fox “Everest – The North East Ridge” Membership subs due.|
|14th.||Andy Phillips: “Landscape Photography- Your Visual Signature”|
|21st.||Hoylake International||Sept Monthly: Open|
|28th.||Judging Monthly Comp.: Open||Dave Butler|
|5th.||Andrew Yu: “Yup a Photographic Journey”|
|19th.||Guest Speaker, Paul Fox “Everest – The North East Ridge”||Oct. Monthly: Creative and Avant Garde|
|26th.||Judging Monthly Comp.: Creative and Avant Garde||Bill Preston|
|9th.||Alf Myers: “A year on the Street”||Alec Balmer Mono Print Comp|
|16th.||Les Auld: “A History Within”|
|23rd.||Martin Reece: “Iceland”||Nov Monthly: Maritime|
|30th.||Judging Monthly: Maritime||Dave Bibby|
|7th.||Judging Alec Balmer||Bob Dennis|
|14th.||Christmas Social Event|
|21st.||Closed for Christmas|
|28th.||Closed for New Year|
|4th.||Terry Donnelly: “Mirrorless Cameras”|
|11th.||Lynn Hilditch: “Lee Miller: Photography, Surrealism and the Second World War”|
|18th.||Phil McKay||Jan Monthly: Time|
|25th.||Judging Monthly Comp.: Time||Steve Carr|
|1st.||Jon and Sue Baker: “Four Feet from the Mountains”|
|8th.||Dianne Owen: “The Next Step”
|15th.||A Liverpool Photographer, Wesley Storey – “Moments of Truth: Photographing People”.||Feb Monthly: Food|
|22nd.||Judging Monthly Comp.: Food||Paul King CPAGB|
|1st.||Paula and Guy Davies: “Double Take”|
|8th.||Gordon Jenkins: Evening with the President|
|15th.||Nigel Walker: “The Story Telling Photographer”|
|22nd.||LCPU Folio||Hand in Merseyside Life|
|29th.||Gary Jones: “Wildlife Photography”|
|12th.||Lynne Morris: “Expect the Unexpected”||Hand in for the Panel Comp|
|19th.||Judging Merseyside Life Comp||Terry Donnelly|
|26th.||An Evening in Memory of the late SLPS member,Dave Harding CPAGB.||Hand in Annual DPI|
|3rd.||Damien McGillicuddy Portrait Workshop cancelled – Ted Baker has stepped in to show his new travel images. “From South Africa to Italy with Accordions, Morgans and Ferraris.”|
|10th.||Judging of the Panel Competition|
|17th.||Nick Hilton: “Portraiture and Other Images”||Hand in Annual Prints|
|24th.||Inter Mersey Final Round Judging|
|31st.||Judging Annual DPI||Robert Millin|
|7th.||Christine Widdall: “Portfolio”||Resolutions for AGM|
|14th.||Judging Annual Prints||Tillman Klienhans|
|21st.||Annual Club Auction|
|5th.||Summer Season Begins|