January 28, 2015 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

Still Life Photography – February 3rd

Bring your cameras to the TPS meeting on Tuesday, February 3rd as we are shooting still lifes!  Bring anything else you might need – tripods, flash-guns and also bring something to photograph such as ornaments, flowers, figures, toys…   with still lifes, your own imagination is the limit! It’s also one-shot competition time and February’s theme is Back Garden and will be judged by January’s winner Maureen Hastings!  Photographs can be emailed to info@tallaghtphotographicsociety.com no later than Monday February 2nd or bring your images along on a USB stick on Tuesday night! February’s one-shot winner will set the theme for March’s one-shot and pick a winner from the entries so check out your back yard for that winning image!

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January 24, 2015 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

League Competition Judging – January 27th

It’s League Competition Judging time again this Tuesday, 8pm, January 27th at the Tallaght Photographic Society.  Our judge this month is Aidan Finn AIPF of South Kildare Photography Club.  As well as taking smashing nature images, Aidan also takes great, portraits and landscapes among others.  Check out Aidan’s website Aidan Finn Photography Our meeting begins at 8pm sharp at the Maldron Hotel – all are welcome and good luck to everyone who entered images into the league. Our beginners class is also on Tuesday – beginning at 7pm and finishing at about 7.45 before the main meeting. Don’t forget that February 3rd is one shot competition entry themed “Back Garden” with judging by last months winner Maureen Hastings.

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January 17, 2015 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

TPS League Competition Entry NIght – Tuesday January 20th

This Tuesday, January 20th is monthly league competition entry night at the Tallaght Photographic Society.  So bring along your images:  one colour print, one monochrome print and one digital entry for the projected section. Mounts for your prints are available at the club for €1.50 each and digital/projected images can be emailed to tpscompetitions@gmail.com or brought on the night on a USB stick. Members who brought images last week to show and didn’t get a chance, can still bring them this week and show them off. Congratulations to Maureen Hastings for winning January’s one-shot competition themes Animals with her photo of swallows.  Well done to last months winner Liam English who did a smashing job picking the winning image.  Maureen has nominated Back Garden as February’s theme – so get snapping members 🙂

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January 9, 2015 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

Tuesday, January 13th at the Tallaght Photographic Society

The Tallaght Photographic Society are back at the Maldron Hotel, Tallaght, this Tuesday, January 13th from 8pm. We will be looking at members’ photographs so all members may bring along their images on a USB stick or on prints if they wish.  Bring along enough images to show for about 10 minutes each and we can enjoy a nice relaxing evening with tea and coffee available. On Tuesday, we will be holding January’s themed One Shot competition which will be judged by December’s winner, Liam English.  The theme for January’s competition which was chosen by Dominick is Animals and can include, wild animals, tame animals, zoo or farm animals, pets, fish, birds…  once it belongs in the animal kingdom!  The winner of this One Shot competition will pick the theme for February’s One Shot and choose the winning image.  Bring your images along on Tuesday on your USB stick or email them to info@tallaghtphotographicsociety.com no later than Monday, January 12th. Our members’ Beginners Course will resume also this Tuesday from 7pm at the Maldron.  Beginners should bring along some images to see what level they’re at and discuss where they want to go with their photography!  

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January 4, 2015 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

TPS Salon Exhibition Launch January 6th 2015

A very Happy New Year to all! We’re kicking off 2015 with the launch of the Tallaght Photographic Society International Salon of Photographic Art exhibition.  This launch is taking place on Tuesday, January 6th at the South Dublin County Library in Tallaght from 7.30pm. The exhibition launch also includes the presentation of prizes to the winning entrants and you will be able to see the winning images at the exhibition, as well as a great selection of other images including acceptances into the salon. The TPS Salon is the longest running and most successful photography competition of its kind in Ireland.  Now in its 24th year, the salon is growing from strength to strength with thousands of photographs being entered from photographers all over the world.

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