Syllabus


 

****2019 Syllabus****

Date Subject / Topic
4th Jan – 7:30pm Annual General Meeting.
18th Jan – 7:30pm The images by the world famous photographer Sebastião Salgado. Mark will show us a DVD featuring the work of this outstanding photojournalist.
1st Feb – 7:30pm We will be looking at Histograms and how they can help you adjust your camera settings to get the best exposure for any scene – so bring your cameras and instruction books.
15th Feb – 7:30pm A workshop evening (1)“Back to Basics” this has been requested to help some of our less advanced members to understand their camera equipment better (2) Resizing images for projection.
1st Mar – 7:30pm We will be selecting members images for our inter-club meeting with Accrington Camera Club on 24th May (date to be confirmed).
15th Mar -7:30pm {Guest speaker} A presentation by George Steele entitled “Images put aside and not yet used”.
29th Mar – 7:30pm A practical workshop – Speedlight/flash photography for Portraiture, Daylight Fill-Flash and Closeup Flash.
12th Apr – 7:30pm Our annual viewing of DPI images submitted to the Southport Exhibition.
26th Apr – 7:30pm Low light workshop – tips on how to take photographs in low light for the best results.
10th May – 7:30pm Mark will be leading a discussion on types of Lenses & attachments and what they are used for. Bring your equipment and we can discuss why we choose them and how we use them.
24th May – 7:30pm Details to be confirmed.
7th Jun – 7:30pm A practical session taking Macro/Close-up photographs indoors and out. Bring your Cameras, Lenses and instruction books and don’t worry if you don’t have a Marco lens.
21st Jun – 7:30pm A walk around the village taking photographs as we go.
5th July – 7:30pm Pauline Knight is bringing her beautiful OWLS back for us to photograph. Weather permitting we will be outside but we can go inside if it should rain.
19th July – 7:30pm Mark will be leading a discussion on Filters and what they are used for
2nd Aug – 7:30pm A local photography walk – details to be confirmed
16th Aug – 7:30pm A local photography walk – details to be confirmed
30th Aug – 7:30pm We will be selecting members images for our inter-club meeting with BACUP on the 11th October (date to be confirmed).
13th Sept – 7:30pm An outdoor trip up to the “Halo” Bring cameras and tripods for some low-light photography of this interesting illuminated sculpture. Meet at church hall.
27th Sept – 7:30pm Image editing – let Barry know what you would like to be covered.
9th Oct – 7:30pm Inter-club meeting hosted by Bacup Camera Club.
11th Oct – 7:30pm A members presentation by John Ealing.
25th Oct – 7:30pm Looking at members photos taken throughout the year.
8th Nov – 7:30pm A members presentation by Paula.
22nd Nov – 7:30pm A portrait night so bring your cameras and instruction books
6th Dec – 7:30pm A round up of what went well and what we might have done better during the year. It’s also an opportunity to bring last suggestions for next years syllabus.
20th Dec – 7:30pm Xmas Social.