Programme

Events 2021

Meetings start at 8pm, doors open 7:30pm.
We are currently not holding face-to-face meetings due to Covid restrictions.
Online meetings are being held via Zoom for society members.
We hope we may be able to restart face-to-face meetings in June subject to Government guidelines.

 

January
6th  
13th  
20th
27th  
February
3rd Zoom presentation: Richard Greaves demonstrates some useful Photoshop skills
10th Zoom presentation: Richard Greaves demonstrates various software for creating HDR images
17th Zoom presentation: Steve Bavill shows us some of his work
24th Zoom presentation: 
March
3rd Zoom presentation: Anthony Ware shows an “Indonesian Oddyssey”
10th Zoom presentation:
17th Zoom presentation:
24th Zoom presentation: The Tony Mitchell Trophy judged by Sally Sallett ARPS CPAGB BPE3 AFIAP
31st Zoom presentation: Bill Mahoney presents “The Kruger National Park”
April
7th  Zoom presentation: Roy Packer DPAGB AWPF LINSWP presents “Lightroom Classic Part 1”
14th  Zoom presentation: Grahame Gage delves into his archives to give another entertaining presentation
21st  Zoom presentation: A two part presentation by Andrew Hersom – Part 1: Travels in South West USA, and Part 2: The Peoples Republic of China.
28th  Zoom presentation: Quarterly competition – Judge Nigel Dalton LRPS
May
5th  Zoom presentation: Harry Kingman presents   “Bhutan – The Land of the Thunder Dragon”
12th  Zoom presentation: Ray Brammall ARPS DPAGB APAGB EFIAP presents “A Road To Gold”
19th  Zoom presentation: Our own Wayne Hoyle presents an “Australian Adventure”
26th  Zoom presentation: “Straight out of Camera” competition judged by our own members
June
2nd Battle with Normanton Camera Club – hosted by ourselves
9th Evening out. Our first evening out of the year. Venue to be confirmed
16th Photoshop with Richard Greaves. What editing techniques has Richard got for us this time?
23rd Annual Exhibition PDIs – Judging & Critique by Monty Trent LRPS
30th Mike Gray, an ambassador for the British Trust for Ornithology, gives a talk on the different species of birds found in our gardens.
July
7th Evening out. Our second evening out. Venue to be confirmed
14th Quarterly Competition – Judging & Critique by Stephen Dean LRPS APAGB
21st Studio Night. We will be converting our normal venue into a photographic studio
28th Elsie Freeman Trophy. Judge TBA
August
4th Annual Auction Night. Tonight is about raising much needed funds for the society so come along and bag a bargain. Don’t forget to bring along something that you no longer need and wish to sell or donate
11th Annual Exhibition Prints – Judge TBA
18th Show & Tell. Bring in 5 images that you wouldn’t normally consider for competitions. Tell us why you took the image and what you have done to it in post processing
 25th Lightowler Trophy & Colour Award. Judge TBA
   
September
1st  The “Small Print Award” judged by David Burgess MA (Phot) ARPS 
8th President’s Evening. What treats does our President have in store this year?
15th Alison Taylor ARPS. A digital presentation in 2 parts.  Part 1: “Scenes of Yorkshire”. Part2: “Coastal Photography”
22nd Photoshop techniques by our own Richard Greaves
29th Digital presentation by David Burgess MA (Phot) ARPS entitled “The Ongoing Journey”
October
6th Awards Panels – If you were challenged to pick your best pictures of all time and present them as a panel of 10, for either an RPS or PAGB award, what would you show? 
13th A practical evening using the “buddy” system. More experienced members partner up with those less experienced to edit images. We finish with a “before & after” presentation with a brief description of what has been done.
20th Halloween themed Table Top night. Bring along anything associated with Halloween to create some spooky shots
27th October Quarterly Competition. Judging and Critique by Colin Williams CPAGB EFIAP
November
3rd A.G.M. The Annual General Meeting of the Leeds Co-operative Photographic Society is your chance, as members, to have your say on how the club is run. Your input is vital
10th TBA
17th  Roy Packer DPAGB AWPF LINSWP presents “Lightroom Classic Part 2”, following on from his April presentation
24th Padgett Trophy Competition. Judging and Critique by Gerry Padgett LRPS
December
1st Another practical evening, using the “Buddy System”. Working on laptops, more experienced members to partner up with less experienced members, editing images. We finish with before and after presentations and a short description of what was done
8th Image of the Year Judge TBC
15th Tonight we break for Christmas and New Year. Come along to our party and enjoy some light hearted photography fun and maybe a quiz
22nd Closed
29th Closed