Current Announcements

27
FEB

PAGB Newsletters

The PAGB (Photographic Alliance of Great Britain) issue regular newsletters that may be of interest to our membership

You can subscribe to the service and have them emailed directly in your inbox by going to www.pagbnews.co.uk/ and using the 'Sign Up' button.

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pagb newsletters

22
JAN

Merit & Cumulative results

Here is a link to the folder for the Merit Print and Digital results and cumulative results

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19
FEB

Annual Competition Results

Click on the folder here for Annual Competition Results

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3
MAR

SPS History

Here is a document about the Club's history which members may find of interest. It was written by Ian Thompson, an Honorary member, he is still with us although does not come to the club now. He wrote this for our Millennium exhibition, held at Rowley's house. Ian is very keen on keeping the memories of the club alive. Ian is a very keen natural history photographer, botany and insects. He has been president of the club and he was also chairman for a number of years of the Shrewsbury Open Colour Slide Exhibition (SOCSE), now known as SOPE.

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17
DEC

Latest Members' Newsletter

Here is a link to the latest Members' Newsletter, for the most up to date news about the club's activities

Latest SPS Newsletters

5
JAN

COVID19 and our meetings

Please read the following information, whether attending any SPS club event or SPS club meeting, formal or informal.

COVID-19 risk assessment and key recommendations Your committee are looking into the current COVID-19 recommendations, and instructions that form part of our licence to use the Hermitage. A risk assessment document has been posted onto the website at:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/2m9bre9w9u7u5rt/Covid-19%20Risk%20assessment%20-%20rev%20D.pdf?dl=0

Please copy and paste this link into your web browser.

8
MAR

Guidance on Resizing Digital Images

Judy Mainwaring gives us the benefit of her expertise in the resizing of digital images in Photoshop into a format suitable for our projector. If you would like photoshop actions, please email Judy on competitions@shropshire-photographic.org.uk

Download the guide

8
MAR

Guidance on Preparing Prints for Competitions

More guidance from Judy, this time on how to best present your images entered into our print competitions.

Download the guide

8
MAR

Resize in Lightroom

Here is a guide to resizing photos to 1400 x 1050 for Club Competitions using Lightroom Export

Download the guide here

8
MAR

A Library of Information

Here is a link to a folder containing various information regarding photography, which you may find of interest: Image resizing for competitions, How to prepare prints for competitions, Photoshop resizing Actions, Compositional aids and Sunrise Chart, Darkening or lightening using layer masks, Focus stacking in Photoshop, How to "light up a lamp" in Photoshop, A printable chart for use with long exposure ND Filters to keep in the camera bag, Apps for Night scape photography, How to remove Blue Haze from photos.

Link to the folder here