Programme for September 2019 to December 2019

The society meets most Tuesdays from the beginning of September to the end of April. The only break is for two weeks at Christmas.

New members are always welcome simply turn up on the night or contact the club via our contact page.

September 2019

Date Programme
3rd Welcome Evening – Review of 2018 – 2019 Images and Wine & Nibbles
10th Presentation by Will Stead – 1. “Shooting Concerts” and 2. “Making a Triptych”. Will Stead has many years of photographic experience throughout the different genres of photography covering music, architecture, property, portraiture, landscapes and sport. For further information visit Will’s website at https://www.stead.photography
17th Monthly Club Competition – PDI’s and Prints.
24th Presentation by Adrian Almond – “Image Making – A Shared Approach”  After retiring from teaching, Adrian  developed a commercial photography website and started to sell prints. He moved to the Lake District 12 years ago and started to exhibit and sell Lake District landscape images in a number of Galleries locally. For further information visit Adrian’s website at https://adrianalmond.smugmug.com.
September 2019

October 2019

Date Programme
1st Bite Size Talk followed by Members’ Evening: Project – Seven Songs
8th Monthly Club CompetitionPDI’s and Prints. (N.B. MONO ONLY)
15th L&CPU – Print Folio “A” (Interactive Judging)
22nd Presentation by Dr Tim Daly – “Get into Print: Managing Colour and Quality for Prints and Photobooks”. For further information visit Adrian’s website at http://www.timdaly.com.
29th 1.  Alan Mitchell Trophy Competition – Triptych – (Printed Triptychs only) plus
2. ‘In Cheshire’ Competition (Prints only)
(N.B. Maximum 3 images for each competition)
October 2019

November 2019

Date Programme
5th Bite Size Talk followed by L&CPU – Print Folio “C” (Interactive Judging)
12th Presentation by Robin Whalley – “The Lightweight Approach to Landscape Photography” Visit two sites to gain an insight of this accomplished landscape photographer and find some excellent training materials.
https://lenscraft.co.uk  and https://thelightweightphotographer.com.
19th Monthly Club Competition – PDI’s and Prints.
26th Members’ Evening – Project – “Inspiration and Technique (Show and Tell)”
November 2019

December 2019

Date Programme
3rd Presentation by Mark Gilligan – “A Bit of A Journey”. Mark is cited as one of the countries foremost Landscape Photographers. He is an official Fujifilm Ambassador and an accredited, award-winning member of the British Institute of Professional Photography. Mark was made a Fellow by them because of his specialist and original work in the Lake District. He is also a features writer for many magazines, he has his own photographic series in ‘Lake District Life’ and ‘Lancashire Life’. For further information visit Mark’s website at https://www.wastwaterphotography.co.uk.
10th Knutsford Photographic Societies 70thANNIVERSARY.  Christmas Party & PDI Knock-out Competition – “Christmas Crackers” – amusing images.
December 2019