October 14, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings, News 0

TPS Exhibition Opening Tuesday, 16th October 2018

This week we will not have our regular meeting. On Tuesday evening at 6.30pm in the Tallaght Library we are having the launch of our (hopefully annual) exhibition. We would love to see you all there for some chat and wine & cheese!! This is an opportunity for us to show off the fantastic talent that is in our club and get the TPS name out there….so spread the word! Huge Thank You to Maureen for all her hard work in organising this for the club! For any newer members if you have any questions about any aspect of the club please do not hesitate to ask us on Tuesdays or via this email…. See you all on Tuesday…6.30pm sharp!

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October 10, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 9th October 2018

This week at our weekly meeting at the Maldron Hotel Tallaght at 8pm we are delighted to welcome Brian Hopper. Brian is a professional photographer from Blackrock, Co. Louth, and has been involved in Photography for over 40 years. He has many distinctions to his name, including Excellence FIAP Diamond (EFIAP/d1), Fellowship of The Irish Photographic Federation (FIPF), and an Associate of The Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain (ARPS). Brian is an avid Landscape and Seascape Photographer who ventures out in all weathers to capture the sunrise!! He will be talking about his own Photography and also Kase Filters, for whom he is an ambassador.

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October 6, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 2nd October 2018

This Tuesday at our weekly meeting, at 8pm in the Maldron Hotel Tallaght, we are having a workshop on mounting photos. Members will be demonstrating how to mount the photos for the Monthly League Competitions, and also getting images prepared for our exhibition launching on October 16th in the Tallaght Library. Boards are available at the club for €2.50 each. If you have any images you want to give in for the Exhibition bring them along on Tuesday. There will also be other activities going on for those who do not need the workshop…..Some photo editing tutorials and also a presentation by Alice on Garden Photography. It will also be an opportunity for us to meet and chat to the newer members and answer any questions. See you all there!

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October 6, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 25th September 2018

This coming Tuesday is our first monthly league judging night of the season. Our guest judge is Michael Church LIPF who has been a member of Palmerstown Camera Club since its inception a decade ago. Best of luck to everyone who entered! Don’t forget our upcoming events: Club Exhibition Please bring in your mounted photographs for the Clubs exhibition at Tallaght Library. The exhibition is launching on Tuesday 16th October and will be opened by the Lord Mayor of South Dublin. • We are looking for as many photos as we can get to allow for rotation to a maximum of 5 per person to start with • The photos must be mounted on the usual club mounting boards available at the club (16 x 20 inches) • They must be mounted using a Bevel Cutter i.e not glued to the front of the mount. • On Tuesday 2nd of October we will hold a workshop for mounting prints if anyone is not sure how to do it • You must have your name and the photo title on the back of the mount in the top left hand corner (so we know which way up to hang it!) • […]

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September 16, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings, News 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 18th September 2018

This week at our weekly meeting in the Maldron Hotel: Studio Session Ollie will be leading on a “Studio” evening using various sources of light and volunteers from the Firhouse Taekwon-do club. So bring your cameras and flashes! Competition Hand in Night This week is also hand in night for our first league competition of the year. You can enter an image in each of the three categories: • Mono Print • Colour Print • Projected – These must be sized to 2400px on the long side, with a resolution of 240 dpi. Images that are not sized correctly will not be accepted. You must also send a digital version of your printed images. Please send your projected entry and digital copies of printed images to tpscompetitions@gmail.com Also coming up: October One Shot John Raftery won the September One Shot and has set the theme of CURVES for October. The October One Shot will take place on Tuesday 9th October, do get the thinking hats on and get snapping!! Club Exhibition Don’t forget to bring in your mounted / framed photographs for the Clubs exhibition at Tallaght Library. The exhibition is launching on Tuesday 16th October and will be opened […]

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September 10, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 11th September 2018

This Tuesday at our weekly meeting in the Maldron Hotel Tallaght at 8p.m. we are delighted to welcome Pawel Zygmunt from Breaking Light Photography. Pawel is a landscape photographer who takes stunning images mainly in Ireland, Northern Ireland, and Scotland. Pawel came 2nd the Irish Light Festival Competition in October 2017 and was awarded a Licentiateship by the IPF in Sept 2017. You can see some of his work in the links below. Don’t forget, the one shot will also be held at coffee break on Tuesday, The theme this month is VESSELS. Please bring your images along on a USB and hand them into Andrew. Please have them in by 8p.m. so as not to disturb Pawel’s talk. Alice will judge at the start of coffee break and we’ll announce the winner before Pawel starts the second half of his talk. https://www.facebook.com/pawelzygmuntphotography/ https://www.facebook.com/irishlightfestival/ http://yourshot.nationalgeographic.com/search/?q=pawel%20zygmunt https://www.breakinglightpictures.com Looking forward to seeing you all there.

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August 16, 2018 by tpsadmin News, Outings 0

End of Summer Party Tuesday, 21st August 2018

Well that was a fast Summer! I think we’ll all agree that Rosemary and Alice did a fabulous job organising the outings…we managed to get to a few places this summer we’d never been before with the club. So a huge thanks to both for all their hard work! Tuesday 21st August is our last outing…..but not with the cameras!! We are having an “End of Summer” party, starting at 8pm. Further information available via the club’s WhatsApp group, or by contacting info@tallaghtphotographicsociety.com As usual there will be finger food provided. Hope to see you all there!

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August 14, 2018 by tpsadmin Outings 0

TPS Outing Tuesday, 14th August 2018

For our outing this Tuesday, Ollie has very kindly facilitated a tour and photography session of the RCSI, an institution established in 1784. We will meet at the door of the New Building, 26 York Street, off St. Stephen’s Green West at 8pm. As usual keep in touch via the WhatsApp TPS Outings group!

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August 10, 2018 by tpsadmin Outings 0

TPS Outing Tuesday, 7th August 2018

This Tuesday’s trip is to the Dodder at Firhouse Weir. The Firhouse weir or the City weir was built in the thirteenth century to convey water from the Dodder in order to supplement the water of the Poddle River which supplied Dublin with drinking water. A lattice bridge was erected about 1860, and this was replaced by the present bridge opened by the SDCC in 1995. We will meet at Molloys car park at 7.30pm sharp to carpool if necessary. As usual keep in touch via the WhatsApp TPS Outings group!

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August 10, 2018 by tpsadmin Outings 0

TPS Outing Tuesday, 31st July 2018

This Tuesday we will be heading to the Phoenix Park. Needing little introduction the Phoenix Park covers 707 hectares with plenty to see. We will meet at Molloys car park at 7.30pm sharp to carpool if necessary. As usual keep in touch via the WhatsApp TPS Outings group!

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