October 2017

3rd PRINT CRITIQUE
8:00 pm
Bring along your mounted or unmounted prints for an open critique session.
10th SHOOT – OUT / TECHNICAL EVENING
7:30 pm / 8:00 pm
Two alternative activities are available tonight. You can join a group on a shoot-out at a local location, or come along to the Parish Rooms for a technical evening where you can bring along your latops/PCs for assistance with image post processing.
13th – 15th PHOTOSHOOT WEEKEND AWAY (Derbyshire Peak District)
17th SPEAKER: GEOFF BLACKWELL ARPS
8:00 pm
Geoff Blackwell is not only a qualified accountant but also a keen photographer and photographic historian, who has carried out a great deal of research into early photography in Nottingham and elsewhere. Geoff is also Treasurer of the Historical Group Committee of the Royal Photographic Society, a group which provides a body of expert knowledge on all aspects of photographic history.
24th ROYAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY DISTINCTIONS – THE LRPS PANEL
8:00 pm
Nigel Essery will lead this evening explaining the trials and tribulations of working towards and finally achieving this first step on the ladder of Royal Photographic Society Distinctions. Nigel will be ably assisted by other club members who have also worked towards their own LRPS distinctions, and we will be able to see some of the successful (and not so successful) panels submitted for the LRPS assessment.
31st CREATIVE GENIUS I
8:00 pm
For this interactive activity, four members, previously selected but unnamed, will present their edits of a number of RAW files. The audience will be invited to judge the entries and to give a score to each. The editors will then be invited to come forward and to explain how they edited each of the RAW files to give their own version of the picture. The editor achieving the highest total score will be crowned as the evening’s ‘Creative Genius’.
  Reminder:
Entries for Round 1 of the Annual PDI Competition (Open) should be handed in tonight