LFPS Events and News


Thursday 13 December 2018
Festive Evening

Bring along some food for the buffet - see Andy’s list for requirements - to enjoy with the free mulled wine. There’s a quiz and our only prize raffle of the year. Vote for your choice of the following prints. These are all Open competitions. Bring up to 2 in each section.
Miniature [No more than 10 cm on the longest side and suitably mounted.]
Six of the Best [Six images on a single mount no larger than 50x40cm. The categories of images are Alcohol, Architecture, Coloured Lights, Fire, Reindeers, Shops.]
Letterbox [The long edge must be at least three times the short edge and on a mount no larger than 50x40cm.]
Trophies for the winners and an enjoyable evening.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm-10pm.

Monday 31 December 2018
Email up to 3 Panels of 3 related Open digital images to and make the Subject of your email Open PDI Panels for the Open PDI Panels Competition on Thursday 17 January 2019, judged in three Groups A, B and C. They must be JPEG files with a maximum width of 1600 pixels and height of 1200 pixels, in the sRGB colour space.

Thursday 3 January 2019
Beauty Seen and Unseen - One Step along the Road

A follow up to the 2017 talk by Keith Cooper LRPS, with landscapes, portraits and fine art nudes.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm-10pm.

Monday 7 January 2019
Workshop Evening

Ravenhurst Room, 7:30pm-10pm.

Thursday 10 January 2019
Photography as Fine Art

Local photographer Nat Coalson ARPS comes from Barwell with his prints and projected digital images.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm-10pm.

Monday 14 January 2019
Studio Group

Pip The Gentleman
Main Hall, 7:00pm-10pm.

Thursday 17 January 2019
Open PDI Panels Competition

Panels of three related Open projected digital images judged in three Groups A, B and C by Andrzej Jablonski LBIPP LMPA LRPS.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm-10pm.

Friday 18 January 2019
Three-Way Pick and Match

We take on Fosse Co-op Camera Club
and Leicester & Leicestershire Photographic Society.
Hosted by Fosse Co-op Camera Club.
St Peter’s Church Centre
West Holme Street

Judged by Barry Wheway.
Starts at 7.30.


The gallery (on this Home page and the Showcase page of this website) shows the images that won awards in the Colour PDIs competition on Thursday 18th October 2018.

Please note that the gallery shown on this website contains a variety of photographic styles and may include some artistic nude photographs.

To see more photos select the menu Members' Info, option Competition Results.


Welcome to Leicester Forest Photographic Society

Programme 2018 to 2019

Studio Group 2018 to 2019

Workshops 2018 to 2019

Whether you're new to photography, or looking to extend your skills, you'll find plenty to interest and stimulate you at Leicestershire's premier photographic club. We pride ourselves in having a diverse membership of all abilities who benefit greatly from the wide range of activities we organise.

We have a comprehensive programme of lectures and competitions together with a well-equipped studio group. We also run workshops to help members improve their photographic techniques and group outings for members to put it all into practice. We are open to all with an interest in photography, whether you are already experienced or someone who is looking to develop their skills in a friendly and supportive atmosphere.

Come along to any of our meetings for a friendly welcome and see our modern venue. To learn more click on the About or Programme menus above to see a list of this season's events.

Programme Covers and Presidents - 1965 to 2019