March 2018

Thursday 1 - Monochrome Prints 2 Competition
Traditional/Photo Realistic images judged by Graham Walton DPAGB of Wythall, Birmingham.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.

Monday 5 - Workshop Evening
Ravenhurst Room, 7:30pm.
The workshop will look at colour profiling and calibrating monitors, so that you get the best colours in your images and on your prints, so bring your laptops along and we can have a go at profiling your laptops. If you have any images, which you would like help with editing, we can also have an image clinic session. We may also have a quick recap on the basics of using flash guns for those who missed out last month.

Thursday 8 - Nudes Night
More stunning figure study prints from Tim Pile.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.
Submit up to 3 Colour Traditional/Photo Realistic prints (for the Colour Prints 2 competition on Thursday 22 March, judged in Groups A, B and C).

Saturday 10th March - Photo Walk at Bradgate Park
The walk will start at the Newtown Linford car park at 9:00am and will go cross country finishing at the Deer Barn visitor centre at approximately 11:00am. The route will be mostly dry but there will be some muddy patches to work around. We have booked the meeting room at the visitor centre so that we can grab a coffee and some cake and have a chat afterwards. We will also talk about the Bradgate Park photo project.

Thursday 15 - Two Together
Peter APAGB and Carol CPAGB APAGB Cheetham come from Burton on Trent to show us their fascinating prints.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.

Monday 19 - Studio Group
LFPS - 2017 to 2018 - Studio Group
Female Beauty
Model: Ivory Flame
Main Hall, 7:00pm.

Thursday 22 - Colour Prints 2 Competition
Traditional/Photo Realistic images. Judged by Steve Clifford CPAGB BPE2 from Cannock.
*At THORPE ASTLEY, 7:45pm.*
Email up to 3 (Colour or Mono) Traditional digital images to and make the Subject of your email Nature PDI. Email up to 3 (Colour or Mono) Traditional/Photo Realistic digital images to and make the Subject of your email Scapes PDI. (These are for the Nature and Scapes PDI competitions on Thursday 5 April, both judged as a single group.) They must be JPEG files with a maximum width of 1600 pixels and height of 1200 pixels, in the sRGB colour space.

FIAP definition of Nature Photography

Thursday 29 - Dodging the Highlights
Darkroom and digital prints from Graham Walton DPAGB of Birmingham showing mono, colour, infrared and HDR together with details of locations, techniques and equipment.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.