Thursday 7 September: Welcome and Summer Images
The Chairman will outline this year’s programme and a series of Members’ summer images will be viewed. An Open Evening with something for everyone. Come along and see what we do.
Thursday 21 September: Guest Speaker – Richard Peters
Our guest speaker tonight is Richard Peters. Richard has won several awards in the ‘Wildlife Photographer of the Year’ competition and was the 2015 ‘European Wildlife Photographer of the Year” and ‘Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Urban Category’ with his photo ‘Shadow Walker’. He is also best known for a style that often favours dramatic light and has received numerous accolades for his work.
Thursday 5 October: 1st Print Competition
1st Print and Projected Image Competition with an Open Subject theme. The judge for the evening will be Malcolm Bull.
Thursday 19 October: Image Appraisal
David Eastley LRPS will be reviewing and commenting on submitted prints and projected images to help improve future competition scores.
Thursday 2 November: Guest Speaker, Astrid McGechan – ‘Landscape Photography with a Difference’
Astrid’s talk will cover the changes in her photography and how she feels inspired by scenes that evoke a sense of tranquillity and harmony. She is drawn towards the smaller details in the landscape – such as shapes, patterns or a particular colour – and feels she has succeeded with an image, if the viewer can engage with the subject and share at least part of the emotion she felt when it was photographed.
Thursday 16 November: 2nd Print and Projected Image Competition
2nd Print and Projected Image Competition. The print image subject is ‘Architecture’ with the projected image subject being an ‘Open Subject’. The judge for the evening will be Paul O’Toole.
Thursday 30 November: Guest Speaker, John Staples – ‘Eastbourne a history through photographs’
John Staples will be our guest speaker for the evening who will be talking about the changes that have occurred in Eastbourne through supported by a collection of photographs.
Thursday 14 December: Christmas Festivities and Quiz night