Syllabus

MAY

 5th COLOUR PRINT TROPHY Judge David Hall LRPS
David is from Leigh on Sea


12th Table top /Still Life hosted by Mick Hahn/Jacquie Magner
Make sure you bring your camera as there will be lots of props and studio lighting.

19th 'Taking Better Pictures' Pre-recorded ZOOM Talk by Paul Adams ARPS DPAGB FDPS

28th Studio Evening Our model this evening will be Wendy so make sure you bring along your cameras as we have lighting for some great portrait shots


JUNE

2nd CLOSED FOR SPRING BANK HOLIDAY

9th JOHN PHILLIPS PRINT TROPHY Judge Ian Ryall
You may remember Ian from early February when he judged via Zoom our Anything Goes Trophy. Ian is the President of Loughton Camera Club


16th Trip to Rainham Riverside Beside The Marshes led by Alan Shearman. Meet in Wantz Hall Car Park at 7.30 pm to Car Share.

23rd Model Evening, Model to be confirmed but another chance to add to your portrait portfollio TBC

30th OPEN DIGITAL- Images taken at Rainham Marshes on June 16th. Judged In House

JULY

7th Iron Man studio evening. We will create a studio within the hall with backdrops and various lighting setups so that we can show Iron Man at his best. Don’t forget your cameras

14th Guided walk at Eastbrookend Country Park led by Carol Edwards Community Ranger.
A guided walk around the park bring your camera. Meet in the park’s car park the entrance is located off Dagenham Road, RM7 0SS (the turning is shared with Eastbrookend Cemetery).

21st SET SUBJECT: SPORT - CASTLES – PRODUCE judge Micki Aston MCIoJ CPAGB. Micki is Vice Chair of The Chiltern Association of Camera Clubs and she is the judges trainer at their seminars. Micki is a prominent figure in the world of photography. She has been widely published in a variety of books and other photographic publications, as well as having had her work regularly exhibited in the Cotswold Monochrome International Salon. She judges both inter-club and county competitions throughout southern England, as well as lecturing extensively on her travel photography.http://astonimages.com/ Ideas for the set subjects - Sport (amateur, professional, offbeat), Castles (Heritage, Ruins) & Produce (Fruit & Veg). But the choice is yours.

28th Clubs Camera Competition In House Judging
Hopefully, everyone has had the club's camera for a week and has just one image in tonight's competition.



AUGUST

4th POTRAIT PRINT TROPHY JUDGE SUE DOBSON. Sue is the EAF Hon. Gen. Secretary

11th EGM

18th SET SUBJECT: FILM or BOOK TITLES Kevin Day. This proved popular previously and we have added an extra dimension with book titles too.

25th Mick’s Clinic. Mick will advise and help us with things like camera settings, what does that button do, etc. Mick will also help with post-production, maybe there is a look you would like to give your image or advice preparing it for print. Mick will only be able to help if he has the image and an idea of what you would like done with it beforehand. For camera queries please bring your camera along. Any query from the basic or maybe we can really test him! But please let him know in advance what the issue is.

SEPTEMBER

1st MICK HAHN OPEN DIGITAL TROPHY JUDGE MICK HAHN
8th TBC


15th MOBILE PHONE COMPETITION Judge Maria Leekblade. Maria lives in Lyndhurst, Hampshire

22nd TBC

29th Mick’s Clinic. Mick will advise and help us with things like camera settings, what does that button do, etc. Mick will also help with post-production, maybe there is a look you would like to give your image or advice preparing it for print. Mick will only be able to help if he has the image and an idea of what you would like done with it beforehand. For camera queries please bring your camera along. Any query from the basic or maybe we can really test him! But please let him know in advance what the issue is.

OCTOBER


6th LES PHILLIPS LANDSCAPE TROPHY Judge Graham Caile

13th TBC

20th OPEN DIGITAL TROPHY ZOOM JUDGE Colin Westgate MPAGB FRPS. Colin lives on Mersea Islandhttps://www.questphoto.co.uk/

27th Street & Architecture Talk by Ian Howard via Zoom.The aim of this talk is to give an insight into the mechanical aspects and skillsets for street and architecture-based photography. This talk is designed to deliver inspiration and technical input for beginners and advanced photographers. https://www.ekpgallery.com/

NOVEMBER


3rd PRINT PORTFOLIO TROPHY JUDGE TBC

10th TBC

17th Mick’s Clinic. Mick will advise and help us with things like camera settings, what does that button do, etc. Mick will also help with post-production, maybe there is a look you would like to give your image or advice preparing it for print. Mick will only be able to help if he has the image and an idea of what you would like done with it beforehand. For camera queries please bring your camera along. Any query from the basic or maybe we can really test him! But please let him know in advance what the issue is. Also, we will be discussing our BIG EVENT next week and what needs to be done.

24th DCC IINVITATION PRINT judge Graham Parry. Clubs to be invited are Barking, Hornchurch, Romford, Thurrock, and Upminster.[/b}

DECEMBER

1st ANNUAL PRINT TROPHY Judge Caroline Preece LRPS. Caroline is from West Ham

8th Social Thurrock Home / Competition TBC

15th Social Thurrock Home / Competition TBC

22nd CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS

29th CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS