October 30, 2010 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting, Tuesday, November 2

Meeting, Tuesday, November 2, in the Rua Red at 7.30 pm: This Tuesday is One-Shot competition time again.  This month’s theme is Reflections, and the entries will be judged by last month’s One-Shot winner, Brian Nealon.  Remember, the One-Shot winner receives a Camera Centre gift voucher and will get the chance to nominate next month’s theme! Good luck to all entrants! Also this week, our very own Catherine MacBride will be showing some of her images and talking about her photography.

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October 20, 2010 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

Club outing to Glendalough

Club outing to Glendalough this Sunday, October 24. For new members, the club outings are a great way to socialise with other club members and to share photographic tips and ideas.  For older members they’re a way to keep your hand in and revisit favourite photographic locations. This Sunday, we’re off to Glendalough!  We’re meeting in Molloy’s carpark at 9.30 am and will be out for the afternoon. See you there!

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October 15, 2010 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting, Tuesday, October 19

Meeting in the Rua Red, at 7.30pm sharp. Firstly, congratulations to Clondalkin Camera Club for their DSLR IPF Round Robin win last week.  Good craic was had by all! This Tuesday, we have guest speaker, landscape photographer, Angus Clyne from Scotland. Also this Tuesday, it’s Monthly League Competition time again.  New members click on the Competition tab above for more details on how to enter.

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October 10, 2010 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting, Tuesday, October 12

Meeting this Tuesday, October 12 at 7.30pm sharp in the Rua Red This Tuesday, the Tallaght Photographic Society is hosting the DSLR IPF Round RobinCompetition.  We will be competing against the Dublin Camera Club and the Clondalkin Camera Club in the competition.  Judging the competition will be Mark Sedgwick AIPF EFIAP from Celbridge Camera Club. There will be members from the competing clubs attending this this Tuesday and offers members a great opportunity to meet other camera clubs, their members and also to see the photographs taken by other clubs.  It promises to be a good night.  Good luck on Tuesday to Dublin CC, Clondalkin CC and to ourselves! This is the first round in this competition for Tallaght.  On December 6, we are competing in Palmerstown and in Celbridge on January 24.  We are also the judging club for SatSun (Ballyfermot) on February 2.

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October 6, 2010 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

November’s One-Shot: Reflections

Congratulations to Brian Nealon on winning October’s Architecture themed One-shot competition.  As the winner it was up to Brian to nominate next month’s One-shot theme and after much pondering and rumination, Brian has chosen Reflections as November’s theme. Congratulations too, to all the members who entered the competition.  It was by far, the largest entry to date and the quality of images made it a very difficult task to pick a winner.  So please, keep the entries coming and remember, it’s just for fun and there’s a Camera Centre gift voucher for the winner each month. Reflections is an inspired choice and should give TPS members plenty of opportunity to produce some beautiful images for November.  As always, One-shot photos are entered and judged on the first Tuesday of the month, which gives members until November 2 to get snapping. Here are some tips for One-shot entries: Avoid using old photographs from your collection – use the One-shot as an opportunity to get out and take new images Get creative, and think outside the box Don’t take one photograph and settle for it – explore the chosen theme and take as many varied photos as the theme will allow and […]

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October 1, 2010 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

TPS – October 5, 2010

Meeting Tuesday, October 5 at 7:30pm sharp. This Tuesday, we have guest speaker Dave G Kelly, who will be showing and talking to us about his photography.  For a sneak preview of his work follow this link to Dave’s Flickr page: http://www.flickr.com/photos/davegkelly/ It’s also the first meeting of the month, which means it’s One-Shot competition time again.  This month’s theme is “Architecture” so don’t forget to bring along your prints for judging!  Remember this is a fun competition and the winner will win a gift voucher for the Camera Centre and the honour of theming and judging next month’s One-Shot! A quick reminder to members to please bring along prints for October 12ths DSLR IPF Round Robin competition.  Each member can bring as many prints as they like as the more we have to choose from the better our chances of doing well in the competition. On another note…  TPS member, Eddie Cody is running a free Beginner’s Course for TPS members only! The course is beginning this Monday, October 5, in the Tallaght Library, from 7.00 pm until 8.00 pm and will run every Monday (excluding Bank Holiday Monday October 25) until November 1.  We are looking into getting this […]

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