July 12, 2019 by tpsadmin Competitions, Outings 0

Summer Outings 2019

The schedule for the summer outings is below and will be updated weekly. Please remember to post a photo and vote on Flickr after each outing in the just-for-fun competition. Further details will be sent by email and WhatsApp. Happy snapping! 28th May: Cloughlea 4th June: St. Patrick’s / Christchurch Cathedrals (cancelled) 11th June: Howth 18th June: Lough Owel 25th June: Skerries 2nd July: Pollardstown Fen 9th July: Dunamase Castle 16th July: Seapoint 23rd July: Baltinglass Abbey 30th July: Burrow Beach 6th August: Ballinafagh Ruin 13th August: Guinness Gate 20th August: Dodder River (Dropping Well)

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End of Season!

Party and Awards It’s that time of the year again!! Time to party and find out the results of the League. On Friday 24th we will have our end of year party and prize giving ceremony in Molloys, kicking off at 20.30. There will be a change to “Photographer of the Year”. This year there will be a photographer of the year in each section – so 3 trophies. There will be prizes for the winners in each of the 3 sections of competition in Novice, Intermediate and Advanced divisions. Fridays party will be the highlight of the year and is always a great night so pencil it in to your diary!! One Shot We have a slight change to this month’s one shot. We will have it at the party. Please print your entry and bring it along on the night for Paddy to judge. The theme is “Composite Photo”. Tallafest We are looking for volunteers to organise a stall for TPS at Tallafest on 22nd June. Unfortunately they’re not supplying gazebos or tables this year due to insurance reasons so we’d have to arrange that ourselves. If you’re interested let me or any of the committee members know. […]

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May 13, 2019 by tpsadmin Competitions, Meetings, Outings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 14th May 2019

We are NOT meeting in the Maldron Hotel on Tuesday the 14th. Instead Mark Pollock will lead us on a walkabout in Tallaght. This will afford members the opportunity to get to know the local photography spots and also take photographs to put forward for consideration for our 2020 Calendar. Meet at the car park at Molloys Bar at 7.30pm. One Shot and Party We have a slight change to this month’s one shot. We will have it at the party on the 24th May. Please print your entry and bring it along on the night for Paddy to judge. The theme is “Composite Photo”. A big thank you to Andrew and team for all the hard work in preparing the panels and giving up their time to present them in Mullingar over the weekend. Looking forward to seeing you all on Tuesday.

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TPS Meeting Tuesday, 7th May 2019

This Tuesday at our weekly meeting in the Maldron at 8pm we welcome Anthony Lynch. Anthony’s photographic interests lie in landscape and astrophotography. Rick Taylor will also be at the club on Tuesday to clean camera sensors. If you want to avail of this, bring your camera with battery fully charged. Cost will be €10 for a dry clean or €20 for a wet clean. I’m sure Rick will advise which is necessary. Upcoming events One Shot We have a sight change to this month’s one shot. We will have it in the night of the party on the 24th May. Please print your entry and bring it along on the night for Paddy to judge. The theme is “Composite Photo” 14th May Instead of a meeting in the Maldron on May 14th, Mark Pollock will lead a walkabout in Tallaght. This will afford members the opportunity to get to know the local photography spots and also take photographs to put forward for consideration for our 2020 Calendar. Meet at the car park at Molloy’s Bar at 7.30pm.

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February 25, 2019 by tpsadmin Competitions, Meetings, One shot, Outings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 26th February 2019

This week at our weekly meeting in the Maldron Hotel we have our Monthly League judging night. Our Judge this month is Dermot Byrne, a photographer from Bray who specialises in Weddings, Portrait and Fashion photography. You can see his work on his website here: www.dermotbyrnephoto.ie One Shot – March Michael Meehan won February’s one shot with his interpretation of the theme “Emotions”. He has set the theme for March as “Pets” Michael will judge the one shot on Tuesday 12th March. Bring your entries along on the night on USB. Showcase Gallery on Website Don’t forget to bring in your photos on USB and give them to Alice on Tuesday to be included in the 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 · Black and White Photos should be provided, in digital form, on club […]

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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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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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