November 9, 2012 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

TPS meeting on the 13th November 7.30pm

TPS meeting on the 13th November 7.30pm

TPS meeting on the 13th November 7.30pm

This week our guest speaker is Mark Sedgwick who has been a great judge for us in the past and we’re delighted to have him along to show us and talk about some of his own work!
You can see some of his work at

Don’t forget that the National Shield is on this Sunday.

National Shield 2012 Programme

Date: Sunday 11th of November
Venue: Ballyfermot Civic Centre for directions see Google Maps
11:00 – 12:00 am -Talk: Wildlife Photography

Ireland’s leading ameatur wildlife photographer, Andrew Kelly will be giving a talk on wildlife photography.
Andrew’s photography has been published in a number of books, a selection of Irish Magazines and on the BBC. In 2010, Andrew won Photographer of the Year 2010, from Magazines Ireland, the group that represents the 110 Irish Magazines (including HotPress, Image, RTE Guide….).
[Show as slideshow]
12:00 – 2:00 pm – Time for lunch
2:00 – 3:00 pm – Talk: Ray McManus

Ray McManus is a photographer living in Dublin, Ireland. He began his career in 1975 and, in 1980, he set up the Sportsfile agency which specialises in sports photography. Ray has travelled the globe covering events as diverse as international soccer and the Olympics Games.
Ray has won numerous Press Photographers Association of Ireland AIB Photojournalist of the Year awards and was voted the Irish News Photographer of the Year in 1987.
This year, in addition to the World Press award, he has been awarded first prize in the ‘Sports Action’ category of AIB Photojournalist of the Year.
3:00 – 4:00 pm – Judges Comments

National Shield Judges will give their comments on the submitted panels
4:00 – 4:30 pm – Awards Ceremony

Awards and certificates will be presented to winning clubs.