A chance to renew or start your membership and meet your fellow members. There will be short presentations on what the society does, how to enter competitions and the competition rules as well as time for Q&A and gathering ideas for weekend trips and club nights.
Presentation on the current Olympus OMD system, covering some of the interesting new features of the mirrorless, compact system cameras. Olympus representatives will present images that have been taken on the OMD system, alongside an informal and interactive demonstration of what their latest cameras can achieve. A fun, engaging evening to have a play with the OMD range of cameras!
20 Ways to Improve your images. Many photographers cite composition as the most difficult aspect of photography to master. Whether you are perplexed and confused about the subject, need to refresh your technique or want a burst of creativity this presentation will help you improve your image creation.
Tal shares over ten years of experience of photographing in zoos. He will describe the challenges that all photographers must overcome in this environment such as shooting through fences, removing reflections when shooting through glass and working with un-aesthetic enclosures. Zoo's are often the only opportunity that many photographers will have to shoot exotic wildlife and he will teach how to maximise the opportunists presented to us in some of the best zoo's and wildlife parks.
A visual introduction to the fantastic work done around the world by groups, agencies and charities that specialise in humanitarian development and assistance projects. Uplifting and insightful, strong images introduce the audience to projects in Afghanistan, Mongolia, Laos, India, Myanmar and many other countries.
Sets of four projected images showing a record of a theme, place or event. Enter digital images via our website by 28th January.
Sets of four prints showing a record of a theme, place or event. Submit prints at our 25th January meeting or up to a few days later by negotiation with Judy Mainwaring. Enter digital images via our website by 28th January.
Adrian demonstrates the potential to capture and edit incredible photos that take mobile photography from ordinary to extraordinary, both onscreen and in print. The presentation includes practical tips and demonstrations on the very latest iPhones and apps and is suitable for users of other makes of phones too and includes advanced editing techniques that are compatible with android devices.