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March Club Night

Our evening starts with some general club business before moving on to see the range of images entered under the subject ‘Liquid’. This appealed to the imaginations of most members so has produced some spectacular images. It is also the last evening for entering for our April competition ‘Scapes’ & our General Category. Scapes – […]

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Our first official club night will be held on the 12th February. After an informal update on the club news we will view the Judged entries for the January competition ‘The Letter P’. Tonight is the last date for entries into our February competition – Liquid & Open Category.Liquids have definite volume, but indefinite shape. […]

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January 2019

While we don’t have an official club night in January we do start taking entries for our Monthly competitions. Entries close on the 25th January for the Digital Entries into the competition titled ‘The Letter P’. Use the guide below and your imagination to impress the Judge and our members. Print entries will close on […]

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17th November Photo Scavenger Hunt

We are looking at having a photo scavenger hunt as our last field trip. This is planned for Saturday November 17 and will finish at 1pm at a Café in Hamilton. You can do this individually or in groups and start as late or as early as you like. We will need to know numbers […]

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13th November Club Night

This evening we will see some interesting images. We are viewing the entries from the Set Subject ‘In The Style Of’. This is a chance for photographers to show off their own work displayed in the style of an artist they choose e.g. “Apples for lunch (Monet)”. It allows for creativity and imagination while trying […]

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Photo Competition Entries

Rules for submitting photo competition entries Committee has asked that we remind all Members to follow the rules when entering our competitions, especially the following: Entry Forms – All entries must be accompanied by completed entry forms. The Competition Secretary’s shouldn’t guess who you are or what category your images are entered into. Submitting before […]

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Memorial Landscape Guide Lines

H James Memorial Landscape Competition and Margaret Macdiarmid Memorial Landscape guide lines for competition. H Stanley James ARPS joined the Society shortly after its inception in 1937. His service to the Society and to photography in New Zealand, as exhibitor, lecturer, judge, and on committee were outstanding. He was president of the Society, an international […]

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Competition Entry Requirements

Photography Competition Entry Instructions You can either: email your digital images to the Competition Secretary address before 7.15 pm on the second Tuesday of each month (use online entry form (open as a WORD document)) or digital images and/or prints must be handed  in prior to 7.15 pm on club night if you are entering […]

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End of Year Competition Clarification

End of Year Competition clarification for new members: Entries are due in November for the Annual competitions to be judged in December. These competitions are open to financial members. Up to six entries (from each medium) i.e. a maximum of 12 images (6 projected + 6 print), made be entered from images submitted during the […]

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Challenges – 365 days

Looking for photography ideas? Techniques Black & White landscapes (think Ansel Adams) Fast motion Macro shots Pinhole photography Fisheye Tiltshift Long exposure Double exposure Aerial photography (think balloons, kites, rockets and cheap cameras) Time lapse Locations Music festivals Botanic Gardens Sailing regatta Flea market Aquariums Your own garden Abandoned buildings (be very very careful & […]

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