October 24, 2015 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

October 27th – Monthly League Competition Judging

This Tuesday, October 27th is our monthly league competition judging night.  The very best of luck to all members who have entered images! Don’t forget that the following week, November 3rd is one shot competition entry night.  Maureen Hastings won October’s “Music” themed competition and nominated “Moving” as the theme for November.  Maureen will judge the images on November 3rd and the winner will choose the theme for December!

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October 16, 2015 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

October 20th: Creative Portraiture with Ellen McDermott

We have a very special guest speaker this Tuesday, October 20th at the TPS with Ellen McDermott from Wicklow.  Ellen produces amazing portraits with a difference –  created by digitally painting over photographs to produce fantastic and sometimes surreal images.  Ellen also offers workshops on her creative techniques.  For more information on Ellen and what she does, visit her website:  www.iheep.com The meeting begins at 8pm in the Maldron Hotel, Tallaght – please arrive early. Also this Tuesday is monthly league competition entry night so don’t forget to submit your images. Prints must be no smaller than 8 x 10 inches and mounted on mount board no larger than 16 x 20 inches (mount board available from the Society for €1.50 each.) Digital/projected entries, must be resized to 240dpi and no longer than 1200 pixels on the longest side.  Please remember to rename the digital entries so that we know who’s entered and into what division you’re in!  The title should include:  membership number – division – image title.  For example “15023 – Novice – Sunset on the Beach” Entries should be in by the end of the meeting on Tuesday evening.  We cannot guarantee that any late submissions will be entered. See […]

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October 11, 2015 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting, Tuesday, October 13th

This coming Tuesday, October 13th we have a talk from our own Mike Le Page on post processing techniques on portrait photography.  Mike has been a member of the club for over 3 years and takes excellent portrait photographs both in and out of the studio.  You can see some of Mike’s wonderful images on his Flickr page: https://www.flickr.com/photos/rasterman74/ Meeting at 8pm sharp in the Maldron Hotel, Tallaght. The following Tuesday, October 20th is Monthly League Competition entry night again.  Printed entries are to be mounted and mount boards are available to buy from the club at €1.50 per board. The Tallaght Photographic Society are on Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.  Remember to look us up on these sites and follow us!

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October 1, 2015 by Alistair Uncategorized 0

Tuesday, October 6th – Beginner’s Course

We’re focusing on our novice members and beginners this Tuesday, October 6th with the TPS Guide to Photography: A Beginners Course This slide show will include a brief history of photography, camera basics and functions and will explore the various genres of photography. This Tuesday is also entry night for October’s one-shot competition.  The theme this month is “Music” and was chosen by September’s winner, Paddy Sayers.  Paddy will pick the winner from the entries and the winner will chose the theme for November’s competition.  Entries can be brought in on a USB stick on the night or emailed to tpscompetitions@gmail.com

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