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Photography in Lockdown – Podcast
Daniel Firth

Photography in Lockdown – Podcast

By on Feb 1, 2021 in Brian McCarthy, Daniel Firth, Michael Stringer, Society News | 2 comments

Hello all! Over the weekend myself, Brian and Mike got together over Zoom to record a podcast talking about what we’ve been up to during lockdown and our opinions on the recent Religion photography competition. Here’s a wee snippet: I hope this is enjoyable listening to have on in the background as you’re preparing your still life photos for our...

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Religion Competition Results 28th January, 2021

By on Jan 28, 2021 in Competition Results, Society News | 2 comments

This evening we welcomed David Neve over Zoom to judge our “Religion” themed PDI competition. In his own inimitable way, David was able to pass comments on each image, advising how to strengthen images by judicious cropping or taking the image from a different viewpoint. David also pointed out instances where a particular image suggested various animals...

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Competition Rule Prompt

By on Jan 27, 2021 in Society News | 0 comments

Some prompts about entering images for point scoring competitions. For this season being, we will stick to the 3 images per author as put in place last year. Arrangements to collect fees will be put in place at a later date. Please note that if your image is to be presented in portrait format/upright, your maximum height is 1200 pixels, not 1600. The maximum width...

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Four Seasons Project

By on Dec 13, 2020 in Society News | 0 comments

The four seasons and what they mean to meAn ongoing photographic project for 2021 The thinking behind it is simply to get us out and about shooting new images that record the passing seasons, and what they mean to you. I think this is the sort of thing most of us do as a matter of course each year. However, with so many restrictions on our movement...

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