September 15, 2019 by tpsadmin Competitions, Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday 17th September 2019

Next Tuesday, 17th Sept, at the club our very own Neil O’Reilly has agreed to show and talk about his A Panel that was recently successful at the IPF Distinctions. Neil always gives an interesting and fun talk so we’re looking forward to this one! This Tuesday is also hand in night for the first monthly league competition of the new season. Information on sizing / labelling of both printed and projected images has been sent by email. See you all on Tuesday 17th…

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September 15, 2019 by tpsadmin Competitions, Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 10th September 2019

This Tuesday we will have our annual “Show and Tell”. This is a night where members get an opportunity to show some of the photos they’ve taken during the summer. It’s also a chance to share new places/things/methods for us to shoot. About 20 photos each would be great. It is also the 2nd Tuesday of the month which means “One Shot” night. We’re trying something a little different this year: instead of the winner picking the theme each month, we have set all the themes for the year. The thinking behind this is that members will have a more time to work on their entries. The winner will still judge the following months competition and get a prize of a 20 euro printing voucher in Harvey Norman, Rathfarnham. This month’s these is “Abstract”. BTW in case you didn’t notice the list of themes is at the bottom of this and all emails….so no excuses… Looking forward to seeing you all with your photos!

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September 15, 2019 by tpsadmin Meetings 0

TPS AGM Tuesday, 3rd September 2019

This Tuesday is our first meeting back in the Maldron at 8pm. It is also our AGM night. The relevant documentation for the evening has been sent by email. In an effort to save the trees, as we never know how many will attend, can I ask that you print them out and bring them along on the night please? 1. Agenda and Minutes of AGM 2018 2. Agenda for AGM 2019 3. Update Constitution and Rules document (changes are in Red) 4. List of proposes changes to Constitution and Rules See you there.

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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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April 29, 2019 by tpsadmin Competitions, Meetings, One shot 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 30th April 2019

This Tuesday at our weekly meeting in the Maldron Hotel, we have our last Monthly League Judging night of the season. We welcome Deirdre Byrne from Palmerstown Camera Club to do the honours for us. May One Shot – Tuesday 14th May Paddy won the April One Shot with his interpretation of the theme “Reflections”. He has set the theme for May as “Composite Photo”. Get the imaginations out and dusted down!! The one Shot will take place on Tuesday 14th May. See you all on Tuesday at 8pm Sharp

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April 21, 2019 by tpsadmin Competitions, Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 23rd April 2019

This Tuesday we have 3 things going on in the club: 1. We are having an EGM to vote on two proposals (agenda sent by mail). Remember this is your club and these are your decisions to make so please come along on Tuesday to vote. 2. If the EGM finishes early we will have a members constructive criticism session! If you have any photos that you think maybe you would like to enter in the league but are unsure about them, bring them along on USB and we will show them onscreen. You can talk about them or keep it anonymous, it’s your choice. Bring in a max of 10 images, depending on how many are brought in we might limit how many are shown 3. Tuesday is League Entry night so don’t forget to bring your printed and digital images. Information re labelling of images in post dated 16th April. See you on Tuesday at 8pm sharp.

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April 21, 2019 by tpsadmin Competitions, Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 16th April 2019

This Tuesday at our weekly meeting in the Maldron Hotel we welcome Paul Stanley Stanley FIPF EFIAP/s EsFIAP. Paul is a member of Dublin Camera Club and has been involved in photography nationally and internationally for more than 30 years. He also serves on the IPF committee and was a founder member of Peoples Photography. Paul is going to talk to us about how the IPF Distinction process works so this will be of benefit to anyone going for distinction whether for the first time or not. He is also going to show us some successful panels. Notice of upcoming events: Tuesday 22nd April: EGM to put forward two Proposals to the members – see attached for Agenda. We would appreciate it if as many members as possible attended this EGM. Remember this is your club and these decisions are ultimately yours. Members will be asked to vote on both proposals on the night. If you have any questions you would like to ask before the EGM please feel free to ask a member of the Committee. Members Constructive Criticism Following the EGM we will have a members Constructive Criticism session. The idea of this is that members bring in […]

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April 9, 2019 by tpsadmin Competitions, Meetings 0

TPS Meeting Tuesday, 9th April 2019

This Tuesday at our weekly meeting, in the Maldron Tallaght we welcome back Stewart Kenny from Dublin Photography School. Having given us a masterclass on Composition the last time, this time Stewart is going to concentrate on his own photography. Stewart specialises in black and white landscapes and travel photography. You can see some of his work here stewartkennyphotography.com This Tuesday is also One Shot night. The theme for this week is “Reflections” and will be judged by last month’s winner, Marcin. Bring your entries along on USB and give them to Maureen. Don’t forget that Mark Pollock is looking for photographs of Tallaght from members for inclusion in the 2020 Calendar. See you all on Tuesday at 8pm sharp.

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