November 27, 2014 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

TPS Tuesday December 2nd – Ross McKelvey MPAGB FIPF EFIAP BPE5*

On Tuesday, December 2nd at the Tallaght Photographic Society we have guest speaker Ross McKelvey MPAGB FIPF EFIAP BPE5* from Belfast. Ross, also a member of the IPF Council, will be showing us a small selection of prints and will also demonstrating some flash photography tips and techniques!  Looking forward to that 🙂 This Tuesday we will also find out who has won December’s One Shot competition.  The theme is Water and was chosen by last month’s winner, Des Coates.  The winner of this month will set the theme for January’s One Shot and judge the entries! Finally, the Tallaght Photographic Society was nominated for an award under the Arts & Culture category at this year’s Tallaght Person of the Year awards!  The ceremony was held at the Red Cow Pavillion on Friday, November 28…  There was some stiff competition in the category as there were so many deserving nominees.  The Award went to local DJ and stage producer/director Patricia Dunne – congratulations to Patricia!  It was a great honour for the TPS to be even nominated for an award and it was an enjoyable night!  Maybe next year?

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November 21, 2014 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

League Competition Judging – Tuesday, November 25th

This Tuesday, November 25th is League Competition judging at the TPS!  Our guest judge will be along to critique our photographs from 8pm at the Maldron Hotel.  The very best of luck to all that entered – looking forward to see your images! It’s also One Shot competition entry and this months theme chosen by last month’s winner Des Coates, is “Water” – Email your watery images to or bring them along on a USB stick on Tuesday night!  The photographs will be given to Des who will let us know the winner on December 2nd. See you there!

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November 14, 2014 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

Tuesday November 18th at the TPS

Bring along your cameras folks this Tuesday, November 18th at the Tallaght Photographic Society.  This Tuesday, we are dusting off the club’s studio lights and have invited a couple of models to pose for us!  We’ll also have a couple of members show us some portrait post processing techniques while you’re waiting your turn to get your shots! This Tuesday is also monthly league competition entry night!  So remember to bring along your images: one colour print, one monochrome print and one digital image which can be emailed to or brought on Tuesday on a USB stick! See you there!

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November 6, 2014 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

Tuesday, November 11th – Guest Niamh Whitty FIPF, ARPS and Photography for Beginners

This Tuesday at the Tallaght Photographic Society we have guest speaker Niamh Whitty FIPF, ARPS from Cork Camera Group.  Niamh will be coming along to show us a selection of her prints and panels. For a sneak preview of her beautiful macro work, take a look at her Flickr page: Niamh Whitty Also this Tuesday, we are beginning our members Beginners Course.  The course will be presented as a slide show and will begin from 7pm until about 7.45 to allow time to prepare for the club meeting at 8pm – see you there! Martin Devlin from Palmerstown Camera Club will be running two flash workshops in aid of the Morgan O’Neill Fund.  The workshops will take place on Saturday 15th and 22nd of November from 10am to 5pm at the Palmerstown Parish Centre.  Martin will be demonstrating on and off-camera flash with several lighting set ups, various lighting accessories and live models. The fee for this workshop is €55 and will include lunch (tea, coffee and sandwiches) and a morning and afternoon tea/coffee break and all profits from the workshop will go to the Southern Area of Camera Clubs, Morgan O’Neill Club.  Payment for the course should be made […]

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November 2, 2014 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

Tuesday, November 4th at the Tallaght Photographic Society

This Tuesday, November 4th at the Tallaght Photographic Society we have a very special guest speaker Michael O’Sullivan FIPF FRPS.  Michael is visiting us from Cork Camera Group and is also the current President of the Irish Photographic Federation so we are honoured to have him show us his own work here in Tallaght. For a sneak preview visit Michael’s website: A beginners photography course will be beginning very soon at the TPS.  It will be held at the Maldron Hotel from 7pm to 7.45, before we begin the regular meeting at 8pm.  This course will cover camera operations and techniques and is free of charge to TPS members.  Watch this place for more updates!  

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