Photography for All in Steyning West Sussex


This is an at-a-glance listing of the 2017-18 main programme for Steyning Camera Club.

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Next Meeting

When What’s Happening
31 Jul 2018 Coffee Club – AMEX Stadium –

Coffee Club meeting at the AMEX, Falmer.

Meetings by Month

May 2018

No Events currently scheduled

June 2018

No Events currently scheduled

September 2018

When What's Happening
03 Sep 2018 Submit PDIs for PDI Round 1

(New Members exempt until 10 Sept)

03 Sep 2018 Members Night

Many items to be covered – Come and meet new members.

10 Sep 2018 Submit PDIs for New Members for PDI Round 1
10 Sep 2018 Speaker - Graham Cleveland

Macro and Close-Up photography.

17 Sep 2018 PDI Competition Round One

Judge: Lisa Beaney

19 Sep 2018 Workshop - New Members' Camera Skills

New members’ camera skills. Aimed at new photographers and anybody who feels they could benefit. There will be a ‘sign-up’ sheet.

23 Sep 2018 Photohunt!

At Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre

24 Sep 2018 Hand-In Prints (and submit PDIs) for Print Round 1
24 Sep 2018 Speaker - Gill Copeland

Some beautiful images of almost everything.

October 2018

When What's Happening
01 Oct 2018 Submit PDIs for PDI Round 2
01 Oct 2018 Speaker - Chris Dixon ARPS

Just about every subject, many with a grungy edge!

05 Oct 2018 - 12 Oct 2018 Submit PDIs for the Amberley Photohunt

Time to submit your Photohunt pictures – I’m sure they’ll all be good! Results will be on Monday 5th November.

08 Oct 2018 Print Competition Round One

Judge: Keith Gibson

15 Oct 2018 PDI Competition Round Two

Judge: Ray Bridges LRPS CPAGB ADPS BPE3

17 Oct 2018 Workshop - Image Appraisal - PDIs

Image Appraisal – PDIs.

Some appraisal and some pointers from our two experienced judges…. what makes a winning image. There will be a sign-up sheet and a limit to the number of images that we can aim to look at. Potential competition images are welcome, but any images can be looked at, even famous ones.

22 Oct 2018 Speaker - Robert Canis

THE big nature photography evening of the season. Check his website – INVITE YOUR FRIENDS.

29 Oct 2018 Speaker - Wayne Grundy

An instructive evening, looking at Workflow (via Lightroom and Photoshop)

November 2018

When What's Happening
05 Nov 2018 Hand-In Prints (and submit PDIs) for Print Round 2
05 Nov 2018 Photohunt Results and Social

followed by a small social/chat.

12 Nov 2018 Speaker - Astrid McGechan

All kinds of subjects, a lot taken around her home in Surrey.

17 Nov 2018 SxPF PDI Championships

Kings Centre, Burgess Hill – can we retain the trophy?

19 Nov 2018 Submit PDIs for PDI Round 3
19 Nov 2018 Prints Competition Round Two

Judge: Ken Scott ARPS

21 Nov 2018 Workshop - Ken Scott ARPS

Mainly aimed at newer members, but useful for anybody….

What makes a good picture? What wins competitions? A look at some older images.

26 Nov 2018 Speaker - Wayne Grundy - The Return!

Wayne’s ‘journey’ from college, through film and into digital.

27 Nov 2018 Regnum Print Trophy (hosted by Worthing)

Print competition for West Sussex clubs. Location to be confirmed.

December 2018

When What's Happening
03 Dec 2018 PDI Competition Round Three

Judge: Paul O’Toole

10 Dec 2018 Speaker - Steve Richards

Night and Astro Photography

17 Dec 2018 Mix and Match (hosts)

Our turn to host! Worthing and Southwick are the usual opponents

19 Dec 2018 Workshop - Image Appraisal - Prints

Due to the proximity of Christmas, this workshop depends on the number of people putting their names on the Sign-Up Sheet. There has to be a limit anyway, due to the number of Advisors we can gather, and a suggested number of participants would be around 25.

January 2019

When What's Happening
07 Jan 2019 Speaker - Geoff Lee

Speaker – Geoff Lee – Aircraft Photography

14 Jan 2019 Hand-In Prints (and submit PDIs) for Print Round 3
14 Jan 2019 Speaker - Dave Plummer

Local naturalist and photographer.

21 Jan 2019 SCPF PDI League - Hosting

Judge Rob de Ruiter

28 Jan 2019 Submit PDIs for Set Subjects
28 Jan 2019 Prints Competition Round Three

Judge: David Eastley LRPS

February 2019

When What's Happening
04 Feb 2019 Members' Night - A Small Practical Workshop

A fun workshop, organised by Peter Merrick.

11 Feb 2019 Hand-In Prints (and submit PDIs) for Print Round 4
11 Feb 2019 Set Subject PDI Competition

Judge: Tony Baverstock LRPS
Sporting Moments – Nature’s Textures – Horsham Year of Culture

18 Feb 2019 Hand-In Prints for Panels Competition
18 Feb 2019 Speaker - Benjamin Graham

Landscape Photographer of the Year 2017

20 Feb 2019 Workshop - Lightroom Processing

Presented by John Gauvin

25 Feb 2019 Prints Competition Round Four

Judge: Graham Smith ARPS

March 2019

When What's Happening
04 Mar 2019 Submit PDIs for PDI Round 4
04 Mar 2019 Print Panels Competition

Judge: Carole Speight ARPS DPAGB APAGB

11 Mar 2019 Speaker - Robert Harvey BA CEnv CSci MCIWEM ARPS EFIAP

Top Nature Photographer

18 Mar 2019 PDI Competition Round Four

Judge: Pietro Rocchiccioli

20 Mar 2019 Workshop - Audio Visual

Presenter to be arranged.

22 Mar 2019 Crouch Shield PDI Competition

At Henfield – Judge: Chris Palmer FRPS DPAGB APAGB EFIAP

25 Mar 2019 Southdown Trophy (Hosting)

Judge: Bob Webzell

April 2019

When What's Happening
01 Apr 2019 Submit PDIs for PDI of the Year
01 Apr 2019 Speaker - Janey Devine FRPS

Top quality Documentary Photography.

08 Apr 2019 Speaker - Gavin Hoey

Demonstrations – great fun and informative!

10 Apr 2019 Workshop - Photoshop Processing

Presented by John Gauvin – mainly for people fairly new to Photoshop. Sign-up sheet.

15 Apr 2019 PDI of the Year

Judged by Rosemary Wilman Hon FRPS AFIAP BPE5

29 Apr 2019 Hand-In Prints (and submit PDIs) for Print of the Year
29 Apr 2019 Speaker - Vanda Ralevska

Welcome return of popular speaker

May 2019

When What's Happening
13 May 2019 Print of the Year


20 May 2019 Star Speakers - Marcin and Sylwia Ciesielski

Now for something completely different – This is the last speaker night of the season – don’t miss it!

29 May 2019 AGM, Awards Night and Social

Talk, Applaud and then a Buffet – last evening of the season…… a WEDNESDAY

June 2019

No Events currently scheduled