Images from the Fifth Monthly Competition
Leyland Photographic Society has now finished its 2018-2019 season and will meet again at the start of the 2019-2020 season.
The next club evening is on Wednesday 4th September 2019, 7:30pm, at the RAFA club when
the club will be hosting an Informal Opening Night and Summer Theme competition.
2019 LPS Annual Exhibition Images
Images which were commended or higher from this year’s LPS Annual Exhibition Competition are now online and can bee seen in the Gallery section of the club website.
Click links to go to the pages:
Annual Exhibiton Print Gallery
2019 Summer Theme Competition
Now Open for entries
This year’s theme is Water
The club opening night will present the images from the “Summer Theme Competition 2019”
A judge has yet to be decided for this competition but the images will be judged before the opening evening.
Overview of the competition:
Each member may enter a maximum of 5 PDIs for the competition. There is no print section.
Images to be taken during the previous 12 months from the entry closing date (i.e. Aug 2018 onwards)
The competition is open to all members, there are no member or advanced sections.
All entries must be made using the Online Entry System
Closing date is Friday 16th August 2019, judging will be done before opening night.
Images will be projected on Opening Night and result announced
2019 Outings and Local Events
Summer Events and outings pages updated for Summer 2019
The information from our Outings Secretary has now been posted to the events and outings pages. There are plenty of events listed to help you organise your summer photo shoots. To get the latest click here
2019-2020 Season Themes Announced
The Themes for next season’s competitions were announced at the AGM.
The subjects are as follows:
1st Monthly Competition: Keys
2nd Monthly Competition: Song & Film Titles
3rd Monthly Competition: Farming
4th Monthly Competition: Decay
5th Monthly Competition: Architectural
Outline of next season’s syllabus
SEPTEMBER 2019 4th Opening night - Informal with Summer Competition (Theme: Water) 11th Recorded Lecture – A tutorial for Photoshop Elements 18th* Terry Hewitt – Camera RAW 25th Tony Winfield – About infra-red photography OCTOBER 2019 2nd 1st Monthly Competition – Simon Ray LRPS BPE2 9th LCPU Folio - Monochrome 16th John Cartlidge – American Odyssey 18th Accrington Digital Print Battle part 1 (15 prints & 15 PDI) - Away 23rd* John Smith – Audio Visual & "Pictures to Exe" 30th Graham Currey – Portrait Evening NOVEMBER 2019 6th 2nd Monthly Competition – Colin Douglas ARPS AFIAP DPAGB BPE4 13th Colin Balls – The Pantanal 20th* Mike McNamee – Methods & techniques 27th Accrington Digital Print Battle part 2 - Home DECEMBER 2019 4th 3rd Monthly Competition – Paul King CPAGB 11th Society Christmas meal at Leyland Golf Club 18th Jeremy Malley-Smith – Essentially Lightroom 26th No meeting JANUARY 2020 1st No meeting 8th LCPU Folio - Colour Prints 15th Adrian Lines – Going Mono 22nd* Recorded lecture – "Kingdom Of The Ice Bear" 29th Robert Millin – Competition addict – prints FEBRUARY 2020 5th 4th Monthly Competition – James Hardy CPAGB LRPS 12th Simon Palmer – AV "It rained in Namibia" 19th* Three Way Battle - Leyland vs Preston vs Chorley 26th Bebington Salon Annual with Bob Dennis MARCH 2020 4th 5th Monthly Competition – Sheila Tunstall 11th Roy Wainwright – A Special Evening 18th Neil Hulme – More Landscape photography 25th Southport Exhibition PDIs APRIL 2020 1st* Bernard O’Sullivan – Photoshop discussion 8th President’s Night 15th L&CPU Folio 22nd Martin Wilson & Martin Spencer - Travel 29th Chris Speak – Working with light MAY 2020 6th Annual Presentation night – Jane Lines MPAGB LRPS BPE5
13th Annual General Meeting - End of season * Indicates hand in night for Monthly/Annual competition
We are looking for images for the members gallery.
Members may submit up to 12 images which should be JPEG in in sRGB colour space. If you have submitted images to the Competition Secretary which are 1600 wide these will be fine.
Let Rob Hume have any images you would like to be uploaded.