April 22, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 24th April

This Tuesday is the final round of the monthly league. Our guest judge is Chris Ducker AIPF AFIAP from Dublin Camera Club. Chris has been a member of Dublin Camera Club for over 10 years and has been awarded his Associateship by the IPF. Chris has won awards both nationally and internationally for his photography and has represented Ireland in photography competitions such as the Celtic Cup. There should be some great images on show on the night, good luck to everyone!!

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April 16, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 16th April

Tomorrow night we have the second part of our focus on portraiture photography. As discussed last week the members will be split into 2 groups. The first group will arrive just before 7.30 and the shoot will start at 7.30 sharp. Please do not be late as the guys will be busy and will want to make sure everyone gets enough shooting time. The set up will be 4 models  and 4 different light set ups. The second group will arrive at 8.45 and this will give the guys enough time to have a quick cup of coffee and begin the second shoot at 9.00. As above please arrive on time and prepared for the shoot. Try to think of some ideas for the shoot and if you have a prop you would like to use by all means bring it along. Tomorrow night is also league entry so have your images ready for entry. Next week is the final league judging of the year and the week after that will be the 3rd part of the portraiture focus and the guys will be going through post processing, this will be the final night of the focus on portraiture. So a big thank […]

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April 8, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 10th April

This Tuesday club member Karl Bergin LIPF will be giving a talk on Portraiture photography. Karl is an excellent portrait photographer and his images both mono and colour are simply stunning. Karl is a regular winner   in the monthly league and the standard of his images is always of the highest quality. Karl will share some tips and tricks to get that perfect portrait. Over the next few weeks we will be concentrating on portraiture and we will be setting up some model nights so Karl’s advice will be very helpful in the weeks to come. So if you are interested in portrait photography be sure to make Tuesday night. Don’t forget the theme for this months one shot is “foodie still life” and the one shot will be held on the 17th so still plenty of time to get your shot. This month is also a short month so be aware that league entry night is also on the 17th. A photographer in the club had a feature in the Irish Times gallery recently, click on the link below for more details. www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/in-pictures-a-passion-for-birds-1.3391862

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April 2, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 4th April

This Tuesday Michelle Le Grue from Malahide Camera Club will be giving a talk and a demo of some lighting equipment. Michelle runs a company called Nicelight which sells all sorts of lighting equipment from outdoor flash systems to light wands to modifiers, triggers & receivers, in fact they cover everything to do with lighting. Michelle will be giving a talk and a demo of some of the equipment. I think Michelle will have some items for sale on the night that might be of interest so if anyone is thinking of investing in a flash or lighting system it might be an idea to take some cash on Tuesday. Here is a link to the Nicelight website https://nicelight.eu/   I know  that at the recent Photographer of the Year finals where Nicelight were a sponsor they sold out of some of their Speedlight’s amongst other items. I know lots of people in the club are interested in this type of photography so it should be a great night. Don’t forget the about the April “One Shot”. The theme this month is “Foodie Still Life” and will be held on the 17th of this month. Paul Maxwell won the March round so […]

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March 19, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 20th March

This Tuesday our guest speaker is Ita Martin from Malahide camera club. Ita is a wildlife photographer who won the IPF Nature Photographer of the Year in 2017 and also won a gold medal for best print in the National finals in 2017. Ita will be showing us some of her images and telling the story behind them. To see some of Ita’s images here is a link to her Flickr page. https://www.flickr.com/photos/80011528@N08/with/26992091598/ Tuesday is also league entry night so make sure you have your images ready for Tuesday. There are only 2 rounds of competition left before we break for the summer. Please ensure images are mounted and resized according to the rules. Please remember to submit a digital entry for your print images so we can keep a selection of images for future club competitions.

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February 25, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 27th Feb

This coming Tuesday is monthly league judging night. Our guest judge is Graham Cashell from Greystones Camera Club. In fact Graham is a founder member of Greystones Camera club setting it up in 2011 with a few colleagues who were also interested in photography. With a broad range of photographic interests from Landscape to Portraiture Graham will no doubt do a great job on Tuesday. Good luck to everyone who has entered!!

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February 18, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 20th Feb

This week TPS club member Steve McGrane LIPF will giving us a talk on his recent trip to Iceland. Steve spent a week traveling around Iceland taking photos along the way capturing some fantastic landscape images including some shots of the Aurora Borealis. Steve’s talks are always great fun with great stories to accompany the super shots. Judging from his talks in the past its definitely not one to miss.

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February 11, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 13th Feb

This coming Tuesday our guest speaker is Molly Keane. Molly is a Dublin based professional photographer who specialises in Portrait, Conceptual, Fashion & street photography. In October 2016 she was chosen as 1 of 12 photographers from all across Europe both amateurs and professionals to compete in the prestigious photography competition Sky Arts Master of Photography. Molly made it to the last 7 photographers which is a pretty impressive feat considering she was competing against some super photographers!! Molly will be talking about her photography and her experience on Master of Photography and of course showing us some of her fantastic pictures. No doubt it will be a great talk.

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February 4, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 6th February

This Tuesday we have Michal Krzysztofowicz as our guest speaker. Michal has been interested in photography for a long time and has travelled far and wide taking some amazing photographs along the way. Michal has travelled even as far as Antarctica where Michal spent a winter recently in the Halley Research Centre on the Brunt ice shelf in Antarctica!! Michal also takes super underwater photographs and has dived with his camera in France & Egypt capturing some stunning images. It is sure to be a great night with Michal showing some of his  images and telling the story behind them.

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January 28, 2018 by tpsadmin Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 30th Jan

This Tuesday is league judging night and our guest judge is Sean Kennedy from Dublin Camera Club. Sean is based in Dublin and has an interest in street and landscape photography. Sean is an active member of Dublin Camera club and is also a past president. In 1993 he was elected Artist FIAP (AFIAP), and in 1997 he was awarded Excellence FIAP (EIAP). His work has competed and been exhibited both nationally and internationally. So it should be a great night with Sean judging, good luck to everyone who has entered!!

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