RHYL PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY

Affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (PAGB)

through the North Wales Photographic Association (NWPA).


Programme 2023-2024

5th Sept '23

Welcome Evening –

Committee present

(Intro, Finance, Programme, Comps, Small Object, then  A Look at the images from the Summer Challenges.)

 Summer Challenges were : Photograph 3 Strangers and/or Re Take one of your 1st Images.

12th Sept '23

Member Evening

Lets see what everyone has been up to over the summer break

Don’t forget to bring in your object for the “Small Object Challenge”

19th Sept '23

Pilkingtons Trophy

 Judging by :  Dave Russell

 Entries in for 1st Comp. - Subject: "Open"

26th Sept '23 

My Photographic Journey"

Speaker – Ellis Wood

Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

3rd Oct '23

"Taking Better Pictures"

Speaker – Paul Adams

Last entries in for 1st Comp. - Subject: "Open"

10th Oct '23

Live Meeting – Workshop

Focus Stacking using DigiCam Control – Geoff Leah

Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

17th Oct '23

1st Competition – “OPEN”

Judging by : Paul Radden

24th Oct '23

Tony Griffiths Production

A Film about Tonys Great Uncle, Frederick Birks

Entries in for 2nd Comp. - Subject: "Water"

Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

31st Oct '23

“Making Mono”

Speaker – Roy Carr

Last entries in for 2nd Comp. - Subject: "Water"

7th Nov ‘23

Live Meeting – Workshop

Painting with light - Types, methods and reasons. - Jason Burton

Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

14th Nov '23

2nd Competition - "Water"

- Judging by : Carol McNiven

21st Nov '23

Print Battle

- Last entries in for Trophy Comp. - Subject "Every Picture Tells  a Story”

  - Judging by : Chris Kay

- Selecting and Voting on Images for External Battles and Comps

- Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

28th Nov '23

"Wildlife through the Seasons"

 - Speaker – Ian Gorton

5th Dec '23

Ray Humphreys Trophy Competition -  "Every Picture Tells A Story"

 - Judging by : Hywel Watkin

12th Dec '23

Christmas Social

 - An Evening of Festive Food and Fun at TBC

2nd Jan '24

“That Is Not Landscape Photography”

Speaker – Huw Alban

9th Jan '24

Club Auction

- Entries For Print Battle Open This week

- Club Auction to raise funds and buy lots of amazing items

- Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

16th Jan '24

“Field Craft For Wildlife Photography”

- Speaker – Kevin Sawford

- Last entries in for 3rd Comp. - Subject: " Open "

23rd Jan '24

Member Evening – Bring and Show

 - Selecting and Voting on Images for External Battles and Comps

- Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

30th Jan '24

3rd Competition - "Open "

 - Judging by : Stephen Womack

 - Entries in for 4th Comp - Subject: "From My Garden"

6th Feb '24

Members AV Evening

Last entries in for 4th Comp. - Subject: "From My Garden"

13th Feb '24

Battle – Ruthin v Rhyl

- Tabernacle Chapel, Well Street, Ruthin, LL15 1AF at 7-30 pm

20th Feb '24

4th Competition – “From My Garden”

  - Judging by : TBC

27th Feb '24

Battle – Rhyl v Llandudno

 - The 2nd Leg of the Battle with Llandudno visiting us.

Judging by : Sue Clark

              NOTE: Later start of 7-30

 - Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

5th Mar '24

Virtual Members Evening

- Last entries in for Presidents Trophy  - Subject: "Night”

- ThemeWhat got you into photogpraphy or who has inspired you”

12th Mar '24

"Using a DSLR for Video – More Than One Way To Skin A Rabbit”

- Speakers - John Smith and Jason Burton

- Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

19th Mar '24

Workshop on Zoom

 Looking at Post Processing - Volunteers needed

26th Mar '24

Member Evening – Bring and Show

- Entries in for 5th Comp.   Subject: "Open"

- Don’t Forget to return you small object to swap for another

2nd Apr '24

Presidents Trophy Competition - Subject "Night”

Judging by : Jason Burton

9th Apr '24

The Automobile Association,

      a pictorial history.

 - Speaker – John Bowman

- Don’t Forget to return your small objects and get yours back.

16th Apr '24

5th Competition - "Open"

Judging by : TBC

23rd Apr '24

“A-Z of Imaging"

 - Speaker – Dave Russell

30th Apr '24

AGM and Awards Evening


Dates in GREEN are Physical Meetings at VENUE