Programme of Events
September 2018 to June 2019
September 2018 to June 2019
Doors open at 7.30 p.m.
Monday evening, events commence at 7.45 p.m.
Print Competition Round 1
Judge Stephen Clifford CPAGB BPE2 **
Tony Gervis FRPS **
“Visions of America” – 30 plus year photographing America PDI
Barbara Lawton FRPS DPAGB**
Get in close and photograph those Bugs – flying or crawling
** Last Day for entries for PDI Competition Round 1
PDI Competition Round 1
Judge: John Haines **
David Keith Jones FRPS EFIAP DPAGB **
"Going For Distinctions"
Advice on how to apply for CPAGB, DPAGB, AFIAP, EFIAP, LRPS and ARPS.
Requirements will be explained with examples including two successful DPAGB entries; award winning images for AFIAP and EFIAP; one panel for LRPS and two for ARPS.
You will be able to test your judgment against real results.
** Last Day for entries for Annual Exhibition
Paddy Ruske **
“Back Garden Naturalist” - How to make a wildlife sanctuary in your own garden.
Prints and AV
Judging Annual Exhibition
Judge: John Holt ARPS DPAGB BPE5
Bring and Buy Sale – Sort out all those photographic bits and bobs you no longer use and any other items you want to shift.
Money raised for club funds
Chief Auctioneer / Salesman / Arm twister – Stuart Stevens M
Eric handles the cash M
John Holt ARPS DPAGB BPE5 **
Smethwick International AV 2018
A rare opportunity to see this AV
Dinah Jayes **
"A Little Bit of This and a Little Bit of That"
** Last Day for entries for Print Competition Round 2
Print Competition Round 2
Judge Ken Hudson CPAGB, BPE3 **
An Evening with Kate and Cliff Smith and Others
A retrospective view of the dark room work from the days when Dudley Camera Club was at the forefront print exhibitions.
Presenters Mike Edwards ARPS, ABPE, CPAGB/av M
and Eric Broadbent LRPS, APAGB M
Mike Edwards ARPS, ABPE, CPAGB/av M
“More of my Photography and AV”
An insight into producing competition AV’s
** Last Day for entries for PDI Competition Round 2
Annual Exhibition Opens
PDI Competition Round 2
Judge: David Lowe ARPS, DPAGB **
Graham Walton DPAGB **
“East and West and in Between”
Annual Exhibition Presentation Evening
In the Dudley Archives 7.30 pm for 8.00 pm
Inter Club Four Way Battle
Dudley, Hagley, Stourbridge and Wall Heath
Judge: Peter Siviter DPAGB. EFIAP **
Annual Exhibition Closes
Table Top Competition
Each Member to bring two prints any size, shape, mounted or unmounted
Evening arranged by Gary Jones M
Studio Night – Practical Portraiture Bring Your Camera
Studio lighting and models provided.
** Last Day for entries for Print Competition Round 3
Print Competition Round 3
Judge: Scott Latham **
MCPF Traveling Portfolio
A touring show of prints and projected digital images selected from 2018 “Photofolio Exhibition”
Ralph Duckett MPAGB, APAGB, EFIAP **
Back to Basics
An evening of tips, advice, photography and more.
So please bring your camera you may need it.
Simon Palmer **
“A retrospective Look”
Covers all three areas of my photography. Music, Horse, and Conservation,
Martin Fry FRPS, APAGB, EFIAP/p AV-EFIAP **
** Last Day for entries for PDI Competition Round 3
PDI Competition Round 3
Judge: Tony Broom CPAGB **
Members PDI and AV Night
NEW for this season we are inviting members to bring along 5 or 6 PDI’s – they can be a sequence or random images you like and want to share with us. You can give a commentary of the background – how you took it, settings and any post processing. Or if your dabbling with AV bring them along for presenting.
** Last Day for entries for Print Competition Round 4
BANK HOLIDAY – Easter
Print Competition Round 4
Judge: Terry Livesey LRPS **
Early May Bank Holiday
Hagley Challenge at Holy Trinity Church Hall, High Street, Wordsley DY8 5RU at 8.00
Hagley, Dudley, Stourport and Bridgenorth clubs do battle. All members welcome.
Monochrome A4 (Macro Mono) Competition
Up to four mounted or unmounted monochrome prints may be entered. Subject must be less than 39” (1 meter) from the camera lens. Full range of monochrome tones are desired.
Comments by Eric Broadbent LRPS, APAGB M
but members will vote for the winner.
“More of the World at 15mph”
** Last Day for entries for PDI Competition Round 4
PDI Competition Round 4
Judge: Dave Tucker DPAGB, EFIAP, BPE3 **
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
M = Club member.
** = Name appears in MCPF list of lecturers and judges.