Programme of Events 2017 (Updated 13/10/2017)
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Regular club meetings are usually held on the 3rd Thursday of every month at Brandeston Village Hall. (IP13 7AD) Please arrive by 7:15 for a prompt start at 7:30 . New members always welcome - just come along and say hello. Click on the above Village Hall link for directions.
Missing information (TBA/TBC) will be finalized by Simon and Dick - and added when determined.
New project for completion during 2017 - to be advised. Event coordinator: Roger
Thursday 12th Jan - Select images for Stowmarket Tripod - 8 Prints, and 8 DPI’s; (special maximum pixel dimensions 1024 x 768 & smaller images should have a black border to make up to the projected size). Event Coordinators: Simon and Michael
Thursday 19th Jan - Club night. DPI competition (Open - no theme). Entries to be uploaded to Dropbox by Mon 16th at the very latest. Judge: Andy Wilson. Event Coordinator: Simon
Mon Jan 23rd at 19:30 - Tripod at Stowmarket with Wymondham. 8 prints and 8 DPI. Judge: Harold Mousley. Stowmarket Community Centre, Hillside, Stowmarket , IP14 2BD. Doors open 19:00 for a prompt 19:30 start. Event Coordinator: Michael
Thursday 16th Feb - Club night. Members forum/discussions and practical evening - Light painting. Please bring cameras, tripods, flashguns, torches. Event Coordinator: Michael
Thursday 2nd Mar - "4 seasons" project judging. Judge Nigel Rea. Prize vouchers kindly supplied by WEX. Event coordinator: Roger. Winter: 21/12/15 to 20/3/16; Spring: 21/3 to 20/6; Summer 21/6 to 20/9; Autumn 21/9 to 20/12/16.
Thursday 16th Mar - Club night. Speaker: Justin Minns. Justin is a professional photographer specialising in landscape. See his fantastic gallery at http://www.justinminns.co.uk/. Event Coordinator: Simon
Thursday 6th April - Selection evening for 2 Tripods. Please bring your prints, and send DPI's to Dropbox by 3rd April. Event coordinator: Michael
Thursday 13th Apr - Tripod with Halesworth and E Ipswich hosted by Fram. 8 Prints & 8 DPI's. Judge: Frank Blyth. Event Coordinator: Dick
Thursday 20th Apr - Club night. Print competition - Theme: "Still Life". Judge: Harold Mousley. Event Coordinator: Dick
Wednesday 10th May - Tripod with Bungay and Beccles at Bungay - Broome Village Hall, Sun Road, NR35 2RW. 15 prints. Judge: John Wilcox. Coordinator: Michael.
Thursday 18th May - Club night. Feedback evening for members. Please bring along your prints, both successes and problems - don't be shy. An opportunity to swap hints and wrinkles. Let others know your secrets in producing that "wow" picture, or share your frustrations - encouraging us all to take extra steps towards better pictures. Event Coordinator: Michael
Thursday 15th Jun - Club night. Print Competition Open (no theme). Judge: George Buxton. Event Coordinator: Dick
Thursday 20th Jul - Club night. DPI Competition - Theme "Portraits". Judge: Brian Carlick. Event Coordinator: Simon
August - no regular club night meeting, (but an alternative event might be organised).
Sept 7th to 9th - Annual Exhibition at the Framlingham Unitarian meeting house (adjacent to Framlingham Library). 10:00 to 17:00. Set-up on 6th Sept. Event Coordinator: Cara
Thursday 21st Sep - Club night. Print Competition - Theme "Long Exposures" judge David Jordan. Event Coordinator: Iain
Thursday 12th Oct - Selection for Tripod on 20th (8 prints, 8 DPIs needed). Event coordinator: tba
Thursday 19th Oct - Club night - AGM and Barton Cup. Event Coordinator: Michael
Friday 20th October @19:00 for 19:30 - Tripod with Wickham Market and Woodbridge, hosted by Fram. Judge Nigel Rea.
8 prints & 8 DPI's. Event co-ordinator: Michael
Thursday 9th Nov - DPI competition - Theme "Suffolk Skies". Judge: Derek Leak. Event Coordinator: Cara
Thursday 16th Nov - Club night. Speaker Alan Sarsby "Preparing Colour Images for Mono". Event Coordinator: Simon
Friday 8th Dec - Christmas meal at Brandeston Queen. Event Coordinator: Michael
Notes for 2018
January - Must arrange a selection evening for the Stowmarket Tripod to provide DPI's to Stowmarket in good time.
Monday 22nd January - Tripod competition (Stowmarket and Wymondham) at Stowmarket Community Centre IP14 2BD at 19:30. Judge: Mike Cowling. 8 prints and 8 DPI's.
The Tripod with Bungay and Beccles will be hosted by Framlingham in 2018
When organising the tripod for E.Ipswich & Halesworth, we must avoid Thursday 12th April 2018