WINTER SEASON 2020-21

Please note that, due to the restrictions in place arising from the Covid-19 outbreak,

the programme listing is undergoing major restructuring. For the most current information

see the front page of the website and/or Simon Beynon's monthly newsletter.

SEPTEMBER

3rd - GRAND OPENING

Open evening with celebrations, events and activities to get us off to a flying start.

Welcome to visitors and new members.

7pm for 7.30pm start

  

10th - GUEST PRESENTATION "INDUSTRY PHOTOGRAPHIC"

Practical portrait demos and advice - presented by Steve Howdle/Stephanie Thornton

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

17th - PRACTICAL WORKSHOP "BACK TO BASICS"

Hints, tips and practicals - a look at the basics of photography.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

24th - DIGITAL COMPETITION "TBC"

Judged by Vin Scothern

7pm for 7.30pm start

OCTOBER

 

1st - GUEST PRESENTATION "COLOUR MANAGEMENT FOR PRINTING"

Guest speaker  Derek Doar  has the answers.

7pm for 7.30pm start

  

8th - MEMBERS PRESENTATIONS & APPRAISAL

Society members bring their summer project images/AV's for appraisal.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

15th - PRACTICAL WORKSHOP "LIGHTROOM, PHOTOSHOP & PLUGINS"

Society members to show hints and tips.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

22nd - PRINT COMPETITION "OPEN"

Judged by TBC

7pm for 7.30pm start

29th - GUEST PRESENTATION "PHOTOGRAPHIC ABSTRACTION & FINE ART"

Guest speaker Nat Coalson ARPS will share examples from his diverse body of work and discuss the

development of his fine art business.

7pm for 7.30pm start

NOVEMBER

 

5th - WEBSITE CALENDAR SHOTS

Members to bring up to 4 digital images.

Top 12 selected for monthly CPS website headline images for 2021

7pm for 7.30pm start

  

12th - HARRISONS CAMERAS

Evening visit for Society members to Harrisons Cameras.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

19th - GUEST PRESENTATION "SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHY"

Acclaimed sports photographer Drew Smith with some of his award-winning images.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

26th - IMAGE MATCHING

Our popular test in lateral thinking return again with our usual rivals of Dronfield and Matlock

Judged by TBC

7pm for 7.30pm start

DECEMBER

 

3rd - NEW MEMBERS EVENING

10 minute presentations by our new members.

7pm for 7.30pm start

  

10th - GUEST PRESENTATION "LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY"

Phil Norton shows examples of his landscape work from the North of England,

Peak District and East & West Coasts

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

17th - CHRISTMAS FUDDLE

Competitions, activities and plenty of nibbles at the St Thomas Centre.

7pm for 7.30pm start

CHRISTMAS / NEW YEAR BREAK

JANUARY

 

7th - GUEST PRESENTATION FROM BAKEWELL CAMERA CLUB

Visiting Club Bakewell Camera Club give a presentation of their work.

7pm for 7.30pm start

  

14th - DIGITAL COMPETITION "OPEN"

Judged by Dave Hollingworth

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

19th (Tues) - INTER-CLUB COMPETITION

The first (away) leg of our annual match with James Maude Camera Club.

 The Methodist Church, Big Barn Lane, Mansfield, NG18 3LJ 

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

21st - WILDLIFE WORKSHOP

Hints and tips from our own wildlife photographer Steve Williams

7pm for 7.30pm start

28th - INTER-CLUB COMPETITION

The return (home) leg of our annual match with James Maude Camera Club.

7pm for 7.30pm start

FEBRUARY

 

4th - GUEST PRESENTATION "CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY"

Presentation by guest speaker Heather Burns - two times Master of Photography.

7pm for 7.30pm start

  

11th - DIGITAL PANEL

Society members submit 3/4 digital images as a panel. Members judge the best presentation

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

18th - PRINT COMPETITION "TBC"

Judged by TBC.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

25th - AV PRESENTATIONS

Members present and explain their AV work

7pm for 7.30pm start

MARCH

 

4th - NEMPF DISC & PRACTICAL

First part of the night devoted to Part 1 of the NEMPF 2020 Exhibition images.

Second part of the night devoted to a practical session.

7pm for 7.30pm start

  

11th - GUEST PRESENTATION "LANDSCAPE  PHOTOGRAPHY"

Presentation by guest speaker Howard Pratt LRPS.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

18th - NEMPF DISC & PRACTICAL

First part of the night devoted to Part 2 of the NEMPF 2020 Exhibition images.

Second part of the night devoted to a practical session.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

25th - DIGITAL COMPETITION "TBC"

Judged by TBC

7pm for 7.30pm start

APRIL

 

1st - TBC

TBC

7pm for 7.30pm start

  

8th - GUEST PRESENTATION "ASTRO PHOTOGRAPHY"

Guest speaker Peter Jenkins FRAS show some of his images.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

15th - IMAGE APPRECIATION

Society members to bring their images to see if they work.

7pm for 7.30pm start

 

22nd - PRINT COMPETITION "OPEN"

Judged by TBC

7pm for 7.30pm start

29th - AGM

Reports from Officers and Committee. Presentation of awards.

7pm for 7.30pm start

CHESTERFIELD PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY - St Thomas Centre, Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S40 3AW