Club Programme

Mallow Camera Club

Club Program Nov 2017 – May 2018

 

Date Description
Jan 10, 2018 SACC nature finals.

Cabragh Wetlands trust facility, Cabragh, Thurles. Co. Tipperary.

Jan 15, 2018 20.00 – Main club program start

  • Collect prints and digital copy for Image of year.
    • One color and one mono print mounted on 20” x 16”
  • Portfolios: Julia Trzesicka & Donal Murphy
  • Review entries from members who entered the SAAC Nature competition
  • Janusz & Paul will cover Portraits & Nature with examples

Items covered:

    • What is a good composition
    • Common goods and bads.
    • What is blown highlights
    • Focus, histograms
    • Portraits
  • Photoshop image edit file review, including image re-sizing: Viv
Jan 17, 2018 Closing date/time for digital entries for image of the year competition.

Images must be received by 21:00 latest.

Jan 22, 2018
  • Judging of Image of the Year and awards night
  • Handing in of images on the night must be between 18.30 – 19.00.
Jan 29, 2018
  • Macro workshop
    • Workshop for macro photography.  Bring camera, tripod, flowers and other items.  Also bring small lights.  We will be setting up multiple areas to take macro shots, with help from members.
Feb 2, 3 & 4, 2018 Weekend outing to Ballyferriter, Dingle
Feb 5, 2018 19:00 Photoshop Workshop start

  • Photoshop workshop 1.  Beginners and Intermediate level
    • Six workshop evenings

20:15 Main Club program start

  • Audio/Video evening with John Doheny & Pat Heevan
Feb 9, 10 & 11, 2018 Second weekend outing to Ballyferriter, Dingle
Feb 12, 2018 19:00 Photoshop Workshop start

  • Photoshop workshop 2.  Beginners and Intermediate level

20:15 – Main club program start

  • Collect images for monthly projected league competition
    • Theme:  Emotions
  • Visit from Brian Hopper who will display his work
Feb 17 & 18, 2018 IPF POTY and Nature competition. Talbot Hotel, Carlow
Feb 19, 2018 19:00 Photoshop Workshop start

  • Photoshop workshop 3.  Beginners and Intermediate level

20:15 – Main club program start

  • Results of the monthly competition: Emotions
  • Bring a photo night. Bring one image that you have hanging on the wall at home and give a brief explanation what it means to you.
Feb 26, 2018 19:00 Photoshop Workshop start

  • Photoshop workshop 4.  Beginners and Intermediate level

20:15 – Main club program start

  • Closing date for receiving images for the Mount Alvernia Hospital project.
    4 – 6 images per member.
  • Progress portfolio:  Paul
  • Camera group evening.  Break into small groups and have question and answer session on camera’s and camera related queries that members have.
Mar 5, 2018 19:00 Photoshop Workshop start

  • Photoshop workshop 5.  Beginners and Intermediate level

20:15 – Main club program start

  • Club visit.  Limerick Camera Club.
Mar 12, 2018 19:00 Photoshop Workshop start

  • Photoshop workshop 6.  Beginners and Intermediate level

20:15 – Main club program start

  • Collect images for monthly competition. Theme:  Urban Environment
  • Practical Portrait shoot instruction evening by Janusz
Mar 18, 2018 Kanturk Arts festival
Mar 24, 2018 Distinction sitting Portlaoise.
Mar 26, 2018 20:00 – Main club program start

  • Result of monthly competition. Theme:  Urban Environment
  • Photo critique evening
Apr 2, 2018 Bank holiday.  No camera evening
Apr 9, 2018
  • Framing evening for the Mount Alvernia Hospital project
Apr 16, 2018 20:00 – Main club program start

  • Collect images for monthly competition.  Theme:  Shapes
  • Practical camera skills evening.  Portrait shoot.
Apr 18, 2018
  • Entries close for monthly competition.
  • Theme:  Shapes
  • Closing time latest:  21:00
Apr 23, 2018 20:00 – Main club program start

  • Results of the monthly competition:  Shapes
Apr 30, 2018 20:00 – Main club program start

  • Collect images for POTY
May 13, 2018 Judging for POTY
May 7, 2018 Bank Holiday
May 14, 2018 View POTY panels and presenting awards
May 21, 2018 Doneraile park evening photoshoot
May 28, 2018 20:00 – Main club program start

  • AGM