Calendar 2022/23

Competition deadlines

 

Entries for internal monthly competitions and the Graham Brown Memorial Trophy need to be in no later than midnight on the 1st day of the month preceding the competition. The Hollis Trophy deadline this year is 1st November 2022 To see full details of the monthly competitions click here.

Competition Rules

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Monthly

Competitions

Graham Brown Memorial Trophy

Hollis

Trophy

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The calendar dates for external competitions are as follows: 

Jaguar Cup Competition - Wednesday 4th May at Jaguar Bowls Club, 12 Kinlet Close, Coventry CV6 3LS

Badby Challenge Cup

Calendar
 

FEBRUARY 2022

1st February

Guest speakers from Banbury Camera Club

8th February

Competition (Digital): 'Panel of 3' Images – OPEN theme’ - Guest Judge - John Haines

15th February

Member speaker - Bob Holt: 'Alternative photography'

22nd February

Guest Speaker - Dave Mason: ‘Street Photography’ Dave will be joining the meeting via Zoom.

MARCH 2022

1st March

AGM

8th March

Competition (Digital): Theme 'OPEN' - Guest Judge: Bob Goode.

Entries to be in by 1st March.

 

15th March

Members Evening.

10 in 10. Members are given 10 minutes each to talk about 10 images of their own choice.

 

22nd March

John Lewis - Colour Photography.

 

29th March

Guest Speaker - David Boag - Photographing Nature Creatively.

David will join the meeting via Zoom.

APRIL 2022

5th April

Members Evening.

Photographing Movement - This will be a practical session with a dance model. Venue to be  confirmed.

12th April

Competition (Print): Theme 'Open Monochrome' Print. Guest Judge: Trever Rudkin

A digital copy of entries to be uploaded to Photoentry by 1 April.

Prints to be submitted by 7.15 on the night.

 

19th April

Closed.

26th April

Guest Speaker - Steve Williams - Street Photography.

May 2022

3rd May

Members Evening. 

Session 1- Mike Fuller - The English Fete 1986-88

Session 2- Mike Tobin (DPS Fb Group Member) Drone Photography.

 

10th May

Competition (Digital): Theme Silhouettes

The Graham Brown Memorial Trophy Round 1 (Digital)

Judge: Peter Siviter.

 

17th May

Members Evening.

Photographic walk around Braunston.

This will be a practical session in and around Braunston. Meet at 6.30 at the church.

24th May

10 in 10 evening.

Members are given 10 minutes each to talk about 10 images of their own choice.

31st May

Meeting cancelled.

JUNE 2022

7th June

Guest Speaker - Tracey Sherwood - Macro/Table Top demonstration and practical using flowers as our subject matter.

14th June

Competition (Digital): Theme 'Creative' (Peter Cosentino Trophy)  Guest Judge: Kylie Martin, who will be joining us via Zoom. 

Entries to be in by 1st June.

 

21th June

Members Evening.

Carole Emms and Tony Goodwin will share this session describing recent photography projects and/or products.

 

28th June

Guest Speaker - Terry Livesey - Landscape.

This meeting will take place only via Zoom as Mayfield will be closed.

JULY 2022

5th July Members Evening

Walk around Abington Park, Northampton.

This will be a practical session within the boundaries of the park.

Meet at 6.30pm outside the entrance to the museum.

 

12th July

Competition (Print): Theme A local Village.

Judge: Derek Larkin.

A digital copy of entries to be uploaded to Photoentry by 1st July.

Prints to be submitted by 7.15pm on the night.

 

19th July

Members Evening.

Bob Holt and Bee Jackson - a Cyanotype practical session - all equipment will be provided.

 

26th July

Guest Speaker -Andrew Gagg - First steps in Audio Visual.

Andrew will be joining us via Zoom

AUGUST 2022

2nd August

Summer Social evening.

 

9th August

Competition (Digital): Theme 'Open Untouched' (Straight from the Camera). Judge: Ralph Duckett.

Entries to be in by 1st August.

 

16th August

Members Evening.

Chris Baldwin - My Photographic Journeys.

23rd August

Guest Speaker.

Tony Worobiec - Night and Low Light Photography.

Tony will be joing us via Zoom.

 

30th August

Guest Speaker.

Colin Trowe-Poole - People and Places.

Colin will be joining us via Zoom.

SEPTEMBER 2022

6th September

Members Evening.

Session 1 - Mike Fuller - Paris 1979.

Session 2 - Bob Holt - Masters of Monochrome.

13th September

Competition (Digital): Theme At Ground level and Graham Brown Memorial Trophy (Part 2).
Guest Judge: Alan Edwards.

Entries for both competitions to be in by 1st September.

 

20th September

Members Evening.

Informal Critique.

 

27th September

Guest Speaker - Richard Cobby - Moments in Time.

OCTOBER 2022

4th October

Members Evening.

Christine Prickett - My Photographic Style.

11th October

Competition (Print): Theme. Hands. Guest Judge: Peter Gennard/

A digital copy of entries to be uploaded to Photoentry by 1st October. 

Prints to be submitted by 7.15pm on the night.

 

18th October

Members Evening.

10 in 10 - members are given 10 minutes each to talk about 10 images of their own choice.

This meeting will take place only via Zoom as Mayfield will be closed.

25th October

Guest Speaker: Ady Kerry -   Reportage Photography.

 

NOVEMBER 2022

1st November

Members Evening.

Colin Prickett - Member project/product.

 

8th November

Competition (Digital): Theme. Opposites. Guest Judge: Bob Moore.

Entries to be in by 1st November.

 

15th November

Member’s Evening.

Informal Critique.

22nd November

Guest Speaker.

Annie Burbage - Pet and Portrait Photography.

29th November

Competition. (Digital) The Hollis Trophy 2022.

 

DECEMBER 2022

6th December

Guest Speaker/Demonstrator.

Mark Ford - Light trails - This evening will be to a combination of demonstration and practical opportunities to photograph light trails.

13th December

Competition (Digital): Theme. Vintage. Judge: John Lewis.

Entries to be in by 1st December.

20th December

Christmas Social.

 

27th December

Closed for Christmas and New Year

JANUARY 2023

3rd January

Closed

 

10th January

Competition (Digital): Theme 'Minimal' and The Graham Brown Memorial Trophy (Part 3) 

Judge: Steve Clifford.

Entries for both competitions to be in by 1st January.

 

17th January

Members Evening.

Session 1- Linda Ariss - Botswana.

Session 2- Linda Wilson - At the Seaside.

24th January

Guest Speaker  - Martin Cooper - Mono Memories.

Martin will join us via Zoom.

FEBRUARY 2023

7th February

Guest Speaker.

Simon Dodd - Astro Photography.

14th February.

Competition: (Print) A Panel of 3.

Judge: Catherine Knee.

A Digital copy of entries to be uploaded to Photoentry by 1st February.

Prints to be submitted by 7.15pm on the night.

 

21st February. 

Members Evening.

10 in 10 members are given 10 minutes each to talk about 10 images of their own choice.

 

28th February.

Guest Speaker.

Graham Neville. An AV Experience.

Graham will join us via Zoom.