The results of our fourth Monthly Competition, which took place on Thursday 6th February, are now available to view in the Galleries section. The judge was Keith Cooper. These are just the images from the Projected category – print entries will be shown as they become available. “Ice Dragon” by Cathy FitzHerbert won the Primary Projected Category and “Winter at the Water’s Edge” by Anna Stowe won the Advanced Projected category in the third competition.
A copy of the latest rule book can now be downloaded from the Rule Book page (where else would it be!), plus a copy of all the competition results, images of the trophies, plus a list of Presidents going back in history can be downloaded from the Competition Results page.
The Club President, Chris Ramsay, presented Trophies to the winners of the numerous Club Competitions held during the past year, at our AGM on Thursday, 29 August, 2013. .
We are pleased to give you the chance to download our 2013 – 2014 programme. Please have a look. You will find as well as some old favourites and all of those competitions; new features and lecturers we think you will not want to miss. Download the programme here; SPS 2013-2014 Programme If you would like a 2 sided one to print please download here; SPS 2013-2014 programme (2 sided version to print) Watch this site for more information on … Continue reading
All the prints which were selected in the Annual Competition are on display at the Central Library for two weeks commencing Saturday, 13 July, 2013; and the Winning Digital entries are being displayed on a monitor.<img src=”http://www.swindonphotosoc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/SPS-Exhibition-0427-1024×631.jpg” Library opening times are available on the Swindon website www.swindon.gov.uk/
Our Annual Exhibitions of Prints are being shown at the Central Library and the West Swindon Libraries this Summer
“What a great set of AV artists we have in the Society! What an excellent range of submissions across the range from novice to expert! And the post comp extras too!”-Nic Jansen………. We had very sophisticated presentations from the experts and some very enjoyable entries from the novices!
Our first ever 10 x 8 night went very well. 10 x 8 refers to eight people speaking for ten minutes on anything they like about photography. Our members who took part made it one of the best evenings at the club I can remember. Cathy FitzHerbert made a very strong and entertaining start with stunning photographs she took of brown bears in a remote part of Finland. Next Alex Cranswick showed how to carry equipment through difficult jungle and … Continue reading
Wantage Camera Club hosted a “Battle” between Oxford Camera Club, Wantage Camera Club and Swindon Photographic Society on Tuesday evening, 5 March, 2013. A very enjoyable evening! Enhanced by the comments of the judge, Keith Long and the enjoyment of great images. The excellent scores achieved by the Club entries – 173 for prints and 157 for PI– meant a tie between Oxford and Swindon. The judge had decreed that in the event of there being joint winners, the Club … Continue reading
On Thursday 28 February, 2013. Dr Greg Duncan BA, MBA, PhD, ARPS. gave an insight into the magic of digital manipulation, and sent our brains into a frenzy. How I wish I could have recorded his every word! Perhaps we will be able to produce a summary of the highlights and pertinent points, for distribution to members later.