Programme 2022/2023

(P – Prints, D – Digital, AV – Audio Visual, Z - via Zoom)
All Tuesday evening meetings at St.Peter's are 7.30pm for a 7.45pm start (Zoom meetings 7.45pm start)
Links to judges'/lecturers' web pages appear in red with an underline

SEPTEMBER 2022
06/09/22 President’s Evening. Our new president, Mike McManus, begins his year with a talk called “From There to Here”. (DP)
13/09/22 We welcome Chris Ceaser, from York, who will discuss his images, then print some for us showing how different papers affect the look and feel of an image.(DP)
15/09/22 Council meeting
20/09/22 Nottingham based photographer, Lois Webb CPAGB, will present her talk “China from the Inside”, documenting her life in Shanghai and beyond. (DP)
27/09/22 The first of our Members’ evenings. (DP)
OCTOBER 2022
04/10/22 Richard Spurdens, from Apperley Bridge, will show us a variety of work including sport, landscape and street photography. He ends with his studio work, including artistic nudes.(DP)
11/10/22 Heather Burns, from Derbyshire, will discuss how her work evolved from shooting gigs to the more Gothic influenced. In the second half, she will focus on composite images and how she creates them.(DP)
18/10/22 Round 1 of this year’s Print Competition judged by Christine Hartley from Swinton. (DP)
25/10/22 Professional photographer Cris Janson-Piers, from Doncaster, will present his talk “Animals in a Captive Environment”, with a focus on the Yorkshire Wildlife Park. (DP)
NOVEMBER 2022
31/10/22 to 13/11/22 “Perspectives 18” Our yearly Exhibition of members’ prints in the Sheffield Winter Garden will be shown from Monday 31st October to Sunday 13th November. (Provisional dates)
01/11/22 Tracey Lund ARPS, from Hull, will show us her international award winning wildlife images.(DP)
03/11/22 Council meeting
08/11/22 The Sheffield round of our annual 3S’s Digital Competition between Sheffield, Shillington and Solihull Photographic Societies. Judged by Carol McNiven Young FRPS DPAGB EFIAP BPE4. (D)
15/11/22 Our second members’ evening. (DP)
22/11/22 We welcome Simon Roy from Wetherby who will talk about his wildlife images, all taken close to home. Zoom only with Norwich CC (Z)
29/11/22 Round 2 of the Print Competition judged by Stephen Womack LRPS,CPAGB,EFIAP from Huddersfield.(DP)
DECEMBER 2022
06/12/22 We get in the festive spirit with an Xmas fun evening. (D)
08/12/22 Xmas Dinner at Sheffield College
CHRISTMAS BREAK
JANUARY 2023
03/01/23 A second shared evening with Norwich CC, presenting John Stones with his talk “Storytelling for photographers”. Zoom only
10/01/23 The Ken Doney Trophy. Six digital images on your chosen theme, judged by all present on a knock-out basis. (D)
12/01/23 Council meeting
17/01/23 Photographer and model Graham Currey, from Stockport, will talk about his experiences in photography, called “If you see it, shoot it”. (DP)
Note: Also Handing in date for this year’s Annual Exhibition.
24/01/23 President’s theme night entitled “Open Door”. (DP)
31/01/23 We welcome back Ian Daisley, from Matlock, who will show his monochrome images of the Peak District.(DP)
FEBRUARY 2023
07/02/23 Round 3 of this year’s print competition, judged by David Kissman CPAGB BPE2 from Keyworth, near Nottingham (DP)
Friday 10/02/23 The Pradip Kumar Memorial Lecture.We are delighted to have Ray Brammall ARPS DPAGB APAGB EFIAP/g BPE4*, from Doncaster, who will present his talk called “A Photographer’s Year”. (DP)
Saturday 11/02/23 9.30am Judging of the Annual Exhibition at St Peter’s Church Hall, 9:30am to 1pm, followed by a pub lunch. Judged by Ray Brammall..
14/02/23 Richard Hall guides us through some of the accepted images from this year’s YPU Exhibition. (DP)
21/02/23 Members are invited to talk about their favourite images – either their own or from the world of photography. (DP)
23/02/23 Council meeting
28/02/23 A final shared evening with Norwich CC, with an international speaker. Zoom only
MARCH 2022
06/03/23 to 23/03/23 The Annual Exhibition at Sheffield Cathedral will be on Monday 6th to Monday 13th March.
07/03/23 Our final members’ evening. (DP)
Saturday 11/03/23 Inter Club Digital Knockout Competition at St Luke’s Church, Lodge Moor, 6.45pm for a 7:00pm start. Invited clubs show their best digital images. Always an enjoyable evening and not to be missed. Judged by David Gibbins ARPS APAGB EFIAP/b BPE5. (D)
14/03/23 Bob Pettigrew MBE, from Derby, will talk to us about his many visits to India. (DP)
21/03/23 Paul Bingham, from Derby, will talk to us about a visit to Sri Lanka, showing us its rich diversity, especially its birds. (DP)
28/03/23 The final round of this year’s print competition,judged by Sue Wilson DPAGB BPE3 form Newark. (DP)
30/03/23 Council meeting
APRIL 2023
04/04/23 “The AV Show” Our own AV Group come into the spotlight for their annual presentation of Audio Visual sequences. (AV)
EASTER BREAK
18/04/23 Yorkshire based professional photographer David Speight will present his talk called “Simplifying the view”, in which he discusses how he plans and chooses his landscape shoots. (DP)
25/04/23 Presidents’ Choice Exact format to be decided. (DP)
MAY 2023
02/05/23 Annual General Meeting. In addition to the formal business of the AGM, Society Awards will be presented this evening, including trophies and certificates for the winning entries in the Annual Exhibition and Club Competitions. We will also be able to see the year’s successful prints. (DP)
A programme of summer walks and other events will be arranged. Details will be on the Outings page. All members welcome.