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!Read On
This week at our weekly meeting at the Maldron Hotel Tallaght at 8pm we are delighted to welcome Brian Hopper. Brian is a professional photographer from Blackrock, Co. Louth, and has been involved in Photography for over 40 years. He has many distinctions to his name, including Excellence FIAP Diamond (EFIAP/d1), Fellowship of The Irish Photographic Federation (FIPF), and an Associate of The Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain (ARPS). Brian is an avid Landscape and Seascape Photographer who ventures out in all weathers to capture the sunrise!! He will be talking about his own Photography and also Kase Filters, for whom he is an ambassador.Read On
This Tuesday at our weekly meeting, at 8pm in the Maldron Hotel Tallaght, we are having a workshop on mounting photos. Members will be demonstrating how to mount the photos for the Monthly League Competitions, and also getting images prepared for our exhibition launching on October 16th in the Tallaght Library. Boards are available at the club for €2.50 each. If you have any images you want to give in for the Exhibition bring them along on Tuesday.
There will also be other activities going on for those who do not need the workshop…..Some photo editing tutorials and also a presentation by Alice on Garden Photography. It will also be an opportunity for us to meet and chat to the newer members and answer any questions.
See you all there!Read On
This coming Tuesday is our first monthly league judging night of the season. Our guest judge is Michael Church LIPF who has been a member of Palmerstown Camera Club since its inception a decade ago. Best of luck to everyone who entered!
Don’t forget our upcoming events:
Please bring in your mounted photographs for the Clubs exhibition at Tallaght Library. The exhibition is launching on Tuesday 16th October and will be opened by the Lord Mayor of South Dublin.
• We are looking for as many photos as we can get to allow for rotation to a maximum of 5 per person to start with
• The photos must be mounted on the usual club mounting boards available at the club (16 x 20 inches)
• They must be mounted using a Bevel Cutter i.e not glued to the front of the mount.
• On Tuesday 2nd of October we will hold a workshop for mounting prints if anyone is not sure how to do it
• You must have your name and the photo title on the back of the mount in the top left hand corner (so we know which way up to hang it!)
• We will also need a digital copy of your photograph as we will be able to show them on a slideshow. Please resize the photo as for league entries i.e. 2400 pixels long edge and 240 pixels per inch(dpi). Please note: We need digital copies of the prints submitted for the exhibition for the slide show not different photos.
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, so get the creative thinking hats on and get snapping!!
Training Day with Podge Kelly
Our training day with Podge Kelly will take place on Saturday November 10th in the Maldron Hotel. The cost for the day is €15 and includes lunch (Soup / Sandwiches / Tea / Coffee) Places must be booked and paid for by October 9th. Details of the day are attached.
See you at 8pm sharp on Tuesday.Read On
This week at our weekly meeting in the Maldron Hotel:
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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!!
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 by the Lord Mayor of South Dublin.
Training Day with Podge Kelly / Epson
Our training day with Podge Kelly and Epson will take place on Saturday November 10th in the Maldron Hotel. The cost for the day is €15 and includes lunch (Soup / Sandwiches / Tea / Coffee) Places must be booked and paid for by October 9th. Details of the day are attached.
See you all on Tuesday!Read On
This Tuesday at our weekly meeting in the Maldron Hotel Tallaght at 8p.m. we are delighted to welcome Pawel Zygmunt from Breaking Light Photography. Pawel is a landscape photographer who takes stunning images mainly in Ireland, Northern Ireland, and Scotland. Pawel came 2nd the Irish Light Festival Competition in October 2017 and was awarded a Licentiateship by the IPF in Sept 2017. You can see some of his work in the links below.
Don’t forget, the one shot will also be held at coffee break on Tuesday, The theme this month is VESSELS. Please bring your images along on a USB and hand them into Andrew. Please have them in by 8p.m. so as not to disturb Pawel’s talk. Alice will judge at the start of coffee break and we’ll announce the winner before Pawel starts the second half of his talk.
Looking forward to seeing you all there.Read On