Programme 2021/2022

(P – Prints, D – Digital, AV – Audio Visual, Z - via Zoom)
All Tuesday evening meetings at St.Peter's are 7.40pm for a 7.50pm start (Zoom meetings 7.45pm start)
Visitors wishing to join an online meeting via Zoom please contact John Gorman by email: johngorman1943@outlook.com (Please make applications at least 4 days before the meeting date.)

Links to judges'/lecturers' web pages appear in red with an underline

Please note: Zoom only meetings until after Xmas break. Council will regularly review this
SEPTEMBER 2021
07/09/21 President’s Evening. Our new president, Jane Perryman, begins her year with a talk called “My photography, my way”. (Z)
14/09/21 7.30pm start Award winning photographer, Ruth Grindrod, from Scotland will show us a range of her work from trips across the world. (Z)
21/09/21 London Salon member, Ross McKelvey MPAGB MFIAP FIPF EFIAP/G FBPE, from Northern Ireland, will show us images that cover landscape, studio, portraiture, nature sport and artistic nude.(Z)
28/09/21 Gareth Morgan presents an evening of Victorian and Edwardian images from the newly rediscovered collection of TG Hibbert, an original SPS member. (Z)
23/09/21 Council meeting
OCTOBER 2021
05/10/21 Members’ Print Competition - Round 1 Judged by Dave Hollingworth CPAGB. (Z)
12/10/21 We welcome back multi-award winning photographer Les Forrester BA Hons (Phot) ARPS DPAGB BPE3* EFIAP who will present his talk “My vision, my photography”. (Z)
19/10/21 David Gibbons ARPS APAGB EFIAP/b BPE5 CPAGB/AV, from Nottingham, will show his EFIAP Bronze images plus a selection of AV sequences. (Z)
26/10/21 Our first Members’ Evening, when Shirley Hollis, and Richard Hall will present their work. (Z)
NOVEMBER 2021
01/11/21 to 14/11/21 “Perspectives17” Our yearly Exhibition of members’ prints in the Sheffield Winter Garden will be shown from Monday 1st November to Sunday 14th.
02/11/21 Alison Taylor ARPS, from York, will show us her award winning images, entitled “Wellies required: Coastal Photography”. (Z)
09/11/21 The Sheffield round of our annual 3S’s Digital Competition between Sheffield, Shillington and Solihull Photographic Societies. Judged by Christine Hodgson BA (Phot) ARPS CPAGB from Huddersfield. (Z)
11/11/21 Council meeting
16/11/21 A welcome return for Chris Upton ARPS from Nottingham who will present his talk “Thoresby: the end of the mine”. Chris is a brand ambassador for Fuji. (Z)
23/11/21 Members’’ Print Competition - Round 2. Judged by Colin Williams CPAGB EFIAP from Ilkley. (Z)
30/11/21 Our second Members’ Evening, when Jonathan Elliott, Val Glenny and Erica Oram will show us their work. (Z)
DECEMBER 2021
07/12/21 We get in the festive spirit with a Xmas fun evening. (Z)
CHRISTMAS BREAK
JANUARY 2022
04/01/22 The Ken Doney Trophy. Six digital images on your chosen theme, judged by all present on a knockout basis. (D)
11/01/22 Award winning BBC nature cameraman Phil Savoie, from the Welsh valleys, will present his talk called “Up your photography”. (Z)
18/01/22 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)
Note: Also Handing in Night for this year’s Annual Exhibition.
20/01/22 Council meeting
25/01/22 Members’ images on this year’s chosen theme “My favourite five”. (DP)
FEBRUARY 2022
01/02/22 Members’ Print Competition - Round 3 Judged by Stephen Dean LRPS of Pontefract CC and YPU. (DP)
08/02/22 Street photographer, David Cantor, from London will talk to us about the characters and personalities he knows around Brick Lane and the East End. (Z)
Friday 11/02/22 7.45pm The PRADIP KUMAR SARKAR Memorial Lecture
We are delighted to have Chris Palmer FRPS EFIAP APAGB DPAGB, from Middlesex, who will present his talk called “Beyond the Summit”. Chris is a member of the London Salon. (DP)
Saturday 12/02/22 9.30am Judging of the Annual Exhibition at St Peter’s Church Hall, 9:30am to 1pm, followed by a pub lunch. Judged by Chris Palmer.
15/02/22 “8 for 10”. This popular evening gives us the chance to see the work of 8 of our members who will each show pictures for 10 minutes. (DP)
22/02/22 A welcome return for Alex Hyde (BSc Biological Photography and Imaging) who will show us wildlife and landscape images from across Europe, with a focus on macro work. (DP
MARCH 2022
01/03/22 Our final Members’ Evening, featuring the work of Linda Jackson, Peter Mason and Mike Newman. (DPF)
03/03/22 Council meeting
08/03/21 Street and documentary photographer, John Gill, will present his talk “After the Coal Dust” showing life in former industrial towns in our region. Tony works in monochrome. (DP)
15/03/21 Members’ Print Competition - Round 4 Judged by Ian Pinn from NEMPF. (DP)
Saturday 19/03/22 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 John Cartlidge APAGB EFIAP/p BPE5 from Cannock. (D)
22/03/22 Dave Cudworth from Rolls Royce PS takes us on a journey from Whitby to the Himalayas, called “From sea level to extreme altitude”. (DP)
25/03/22 to 04/04/22 The Annual Exhibition at Sheffield Cathedral (provisional dates)
29/03/22 Sheffield based, Laura Page, will present her talk “From philosophy to photography”. Laura will discuss how her study of philosophy influenced her work photographing people and communities. (DP)
APRIL 2022
05/04/22 “The AV Show” Our own AV Group come into the spotlight for their annual presentation of Audio Visual sequences. Always an enjoyable evening. (AV)
03/03/22 Council meeting
12/04/22 Brian Trout LRPS and Sue Trout LRPS, from Doncaster CC, will talk to us about their travels, entitled “Out of Africa”. (DP)
EASTER BREAK
26/04/22 Presidents’ Choice Exact format to be decided. (DP)
MAY 2022
03/05/22 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.