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 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 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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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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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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November 26, 2017 by tpsadmin Club News 2017/18, Uncategorized 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 26th November

This Tuesday is judging night for the monthly league competition. This will be the last judging night of the year as the competition takes a break for December and resumes again in January. Our judge on Tuesday is a good friend of the club Podge Kelly FIPF EFIAP. Podge is a former president of TPS and his association with the club stretches back to 1983. Podge has won awards both nationally and internationally for his photography and lectures and judges in clubs throughout the country. Podge always does a great job and his comments are always helpful and encouraging.

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