January 28, 2019 by tpsadmin Meetings, News 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 29th January 2019

This Tuesday is League Judging night and we are delighted to welcome Suzanne Mc Mahon from Palmerstown Camera Club to judge for us. Good luck to everyone. The theme for February’s One Shot is “Emotions” and will be judged by January’s winner, Brenda Sheridan, on Tuesday 12th February. We all know that we have a huge amount of talent in the Club so it’s time to show it off. We started with the exhibition in October and now we are planning on setting up a showcase gallery on our website. The showcase will have two divisions Advanced and Non-Advanced and will have a number of photography categories. We are calling on all members to submit, up to three of their favourite photographs for each category. Categories are as follows: • Landscape / seascape • Nature / wildlife • Portrait / studio / people • Close-up / macro • Street / culture / travel / cityscape • Sports Photos should be provided, in digital form, on club nights from now until the end of February. Please include your membership number and title in the file name. Photos should be taken within the last two years and you must be a paid-up […]

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January 21, 2019 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 22nd January 2019

This Tuesday at our weekly meeting in the Maldron at 8pm member Paul Maxwell is going to talk to us about his photography journey. Paul has a great creative streak so the talk is bound to be an interesting one! This Tuesday is also league entry night, please have your images ready to go on Tuesday, mounted and named etc for prints and re-sized and named correctly for digital entries. Please also send a digital copy of you prints to tpscompetitions@gmail.com when sending in your digital entry. This is important as we need to keep a pool of images for club competitions. Brenda Sheridan won January’s One Shot with her interpretation of the Table Top Macro theme and has set the theme for and will judge February’s. She has set the theme of “Emotions” and the one shot will take place on Tuesday February 12th. For our newer members The One Shot is a themed, fun competition that we run every month. You can enter one photo portraying your interpretation of the theme set. There are no rules apart from you must bring your entries on a USB to the meeting by 8pm on the night and hand it to […]

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January 21, 2019 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 15th January 2019

Following some discussion on the WhatsApp group recently, our very own Stephen McGrane has kindly offered to share his experience with equipment such as Filters / Tripods etc. So see you all at 8pm sharp at the Maldron tomorrow….

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January 21, 2019 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 8th January 2019

This Tuesday we return to our regular weekly meetings at 8pm in the Maldron Tallaght. For our first night back we have our usual post Christmas Show and Tell so bring along your images on a USB on the night. Max 15 images please… This Tuesday will also be our first One Shot of 2019. Paddy Sayers won the Halloween Themed November One Shot so he will judge this month’s. He has set the theme as “Table Macro Shot”. Bring your entries along on a USB and give them to Maureen on the night. See you all there!

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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 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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