Syllabus from September 2020/21

Please note that the syllabus is subject to change due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Please refer to weekly events published on the sidebar of the home page for current meetings.


Monthly Competitions 2020-21  

*Please note that hand in dates for monthly competitions are TWO weeks prior to the judging dates*


September 2020 – Open – hand in 10 September – judging 24 September

October 2020 – Action/Motion – hand in 15 October – judging 29 October

November 2020 – Documentary – hand in 12 November – judging 26 November

January 2021 – Close-up/Macro – hand in 7 January – judging 21 January

February 2021 – Nature  – hand in 4 February – judging 18 February

March 2021 – Open – hand in 4 March – judging 18 March


Annual Competitions 2020-21

Panel Competition (digital images only) – hand in 5 November – judging 10 December

Merseyside Life Competition – hand in 18 March –  judging 16 April

Alec Blamer Mono Print Competition – hand in 8 April – judging 6 May

Annual PDI Competition – hand in 22 April – judging 27 May

Annual Print Competition – hand in 13 May – judging 10 June


Syllabus 2020-21

A varied programme of events is planned at SLPS this season.  However, due to the uncertainty of when with Covid-19 restrictions might be lifted, we have arranged for some meetings to be online via ZOOM until the end of the year. The programme for the rest of the season January-June 2021 will be published nearer the time. 

All upcoming events are also shown on the right of the home page and you should check this for any last minute changes.  

Should you wish further information about what’s on, please contact Simon

email:    tel: 0151 281 0717

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  No need to bring anything! Invitations to ZOOM meetings are sent out to members in advance.

Syllabus 2019 – 2020

September 2020

3rd    ** Members only  Annual General Meeting** on ZOOM

10th – Ross McKelvey – Photoshop Tutorial on ZOOM

17th Marianthi Lianus – Fine Art Photography on ZOOM

24th Judging monthly competition on ZOOM

October 2019

1st Lee Sutton Photography on ZOOM

8th Tal Chohan – The Art of Zoo Photography on ZOOM

15th – Kylie Martin – My Photography Journey… so far on ZOOM

22nd – Carol McNiven Young – Total Immersion on ZOOM

November 2019

5th – Members’ evening – Photographs from the zoo on ZOOM

12th – TBC

19th -TBC

26th – Judging monthly competition on ZOOM

December 2019

3rd – an evening with Olympus Cameras on ZOOM

10th – Judging Panel Competition on ZOOM

17th – Members’ evening on ZOOM

24th – Closed

31st – Closed


Meetings from January-June 2021 are to be confirmed, depending on when Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.