December 9, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Xmas Party Friday, 14th December 2018

Our members’ Christmas Party will take place in Molloy’s pub (Front Bar – right side as you come in the front door) on Friday December 14th at 8pm. Hope to see you all there. We will have our usual Christmas themed One Shot on the night so bring along your entry printed (no need to mount). After Friday we will take a break and start back at the Maldron again on Tuesday January 8th with a “show and tell” of your photos taken over the Christmas break….so keep shooting!!! Keep an eye on the Whats App Outings Group for any outings being organised over Christmas by members.

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December 9, 2018 by tpsadmin Outings 0

TPS Outing Tuesday, 11th December 2018

This Tuesday, instead of our usual meeting at the Maldron, we are heading into town to photograph the Christmas lights and take in some Street Photography. Meet at the main door of Stephen’s Green Shopping Centre at 8pm. Keep in touch via the Whats App Outings Group. If you wish to be added to this group please send me your mobile number by return of email.

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December 2, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings, Outings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 4th December 2018

This week at the Club members Brenda Sheridan and Alice O Brien are going to feedback and show what they learned on a recent Macro Workshop they attended. Bring your cameras and flashes! Christmas Outing Our Annual Christmas Outing to Dublin City to shoot the Christmas lights will be on Tuesday 11th of December. Meet at St Stephen’s Green at 8pm. Keep in touch via the Whats App Outings Group. If you wish to be added to this group please send me your mobile number by return of email. Christmas Party Our members Christmas Party will take place in Molloys pub (Front Bar – right side as you come in the front door) on Friday December 14th at 8pm. Hope to see you all there. Please let me know either by return of email or at the club if you are going to attend so we can arrange food etc…. We will have our usual Christmas themed One Shot on the night so bring along your entry printed (no need to mount) Keep an eye on the Whats App group for any outings being organised over the Christmas Break…. See you all on Tuesday at 8pm sharp…

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November 25, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings, News, Outings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 27th November 2018

This week at the Club we have judging night for Novembers Monthly League.  Our Judge is Martin Devlin from Palmerstown Camera Club and the IPF. Christmas Outing Our Annual Christmas Outing to Dublin City to shoot the Christmas lights will be on Tuesday 11th of December.  Meet at St Stephen’s Green at 8pm.  Keep in touch via the Whats App Outings Group.  If you wish to be added to this group please send me your mobile number by return of email. Christmas Party Our members Christmas Party will take place in Molloys pub (Front Bar – right side as you come in the front door) on Friday December 14th at 8pm.  Hope to see you all there.  Please let me know either by return of email or at the club if you are going to attend so we can arrange food etc…. We will have our usual Christmas themed One Shot on the night so bring along your entry printed (no need to mount) Weekly meetings will recommence at the club on Tuesday January 8th when we will start back at the Maldron with a “Show and Tell” of the photos you have taken over the Christmas Break. January 8th […]

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November 18, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 20th November 2018

This week at the club we are delighted to have our very own Neil O Reilly sharing his wildlife photographs (and hopefully some hints!) with us.  Neil’s talks are always very interesting and entertaining so get there early to get a good seat! Monthly League Competition Entry This Tuesday is also hand in night for the November Monthly League.  The League is open to members only (i.e. you must have paid your membership fee). Remember you can enter one photo in each of the three categories, Colour Print, Mono Print and Projected (Digital). Projected images can be either colour or mono.  The Projected image must be a max of 2400px on the long side. Printed images must be mounted on boards measuring 20 x 16 inches and must have a completed competition entry label affixed to the back.  The label should be fixed to the top left hand corner so it is obvious which way the photo should be shown. Please also remember to send in digital copies of your images. The naming convention for all images being sent in digital format is as follows: Member Number_Division_Title_Category e.g 12345_Advanced_Selfie_Projected See you all on Tuesday at 8pm sharp….

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November 11, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 13th November 2018

This Tuesday we welcome Pat Killilea to tell us his Photography Story. Pat joined Bray Camera Club in order to learn from other more experienced photographers and succeeded in attaining his LIPF on November 2014. We look forward to hearing his story. You can see some of his work here: http://www.patkillilea.com/ One Shot The One Shot competition takes place this Tuesday. The theme chosen by Dave Meehan (last month’s winner) is “Halloween”. Entries on usb only. The prize as usual is a €20 voucher for printing at Havey Norman, Rathfarnham. Exhibition Images We will also have photos to return to their owners from the exhibition. You can collect them before the meeting or during the break. See you all on Tuesday at 8p.m. sharp.

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November 9, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings, News 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 6th November 2018

This Tuesday we welcome Keith Dixon to the club to talk about his photography. Keith specialises in low light photography, working with dance and theatre companies. You can see some of his work here: https://keithdixonphotography.com/ https://www.facebook.com/KeithDixonPhotographyandDesign/ Membership Club Membership fees are now due. If you have not done so already please complete your membership payments on Tuesday. If your fees are not fully paid you will not be eligible to enter in the Monthly League Competitions. As a club we rely on our members fees and the door cover to pay for speakers / judges / insurance / meeting room / IPF affiliation / external club competitions etc not to mention the tea coffee and chocolate biscuits!! Podge Kelly Training Day There’s still time to sign up for the Podge Kelly Training Day on November 10th….The day costs €15 including lunch and needs to be booked and paid for in advance. We will need to send Podge three photos for him to work on for the session. We will send one each from a member in each division. If you are interested in getting one of your photos edited by Podge please give your name at the door at the […]

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November 9, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings, News 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 30th October 2018

This Tuesday is Competition night and we are delighted to welcome Ita Martin as our judge. Ita is a member of Malahide Camera Club who has a special interest in wildlife photography. She won the IPF Nature Photographer of the Year in 2017. a gold medal for best print on the Nationals Finals in 2017 and a Silver for Projected Natural World Advanced in the Nature Photographer of the Year 2018. One Shot Competition The theme for November’s One Shot is “Halloween” and will be judged by last month’s winner Dave Meehan. November’s One Shot will be held on Tuesday 13th November at coffee break. Please bring your images along on USB on the night and give them to Maureen. For our newer members, the One Shot is a fun, themed competition run every month. The winner of one month sets the theme for and judges the next month’s competition. Only digital images are accepted and must be brought in on the night on USB. Membership This Tuesday is the last Tuesday in October and is the last date for payment of Club Fees. If you have not done so already please complete your membership payments on Tuesday. If your […]

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October 21, 2018 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 23rd October 2018

This week at the club we are having a practical night lead by Alice ably assisted by volunteers!! We will be concentrating on table top photography. There will be some basic set ups for those who are not confident or have never tried tabletop / indoor photography and a more challenging set up for those who are more confident, so remember to bring your camera and tripod! Monthly League Competition Entry This Tuesday is also hand in night for the Monthly League. Remember you can enter one photo in each of the three categories, Colour Print, Mono Print and Projected (Digital) Projected images can be either colour or mono. The Projected image must be a max of 2400px on the long side. Printed images must be mounted on boards measuring 20 x 16 inches and must have a completed competition entry label affixed to the back. The label should be fixed to the top left hand corner so it is obvious which way the photo should be shown. Please also remember to send in digital copies of your images. The naming convention for all images being sent in digital format is as follows: Member Number-Division-Title-Category e.g 12345-Advanced-Selfie-Mono One Shot Competition […]

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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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