Monday 9th January – Practical Night

Cross Polarisation, Still Life Swipe & Fruit Lightbox

Three practical set-ups to kick off the year.

Monday 16th January – Interclub Competition

Garforth vs Sherburn

Our first Interclub competition of the year

Monday 23rd January – Practical Night

Splash Variations

An alternative view of the water splash subject. Something a bit different.
Bring your camera gear, flash, tripod etc

Monday 30th January – Processing on a budget and Monthly Challenge Review Night

Before the break – Processing on a budget

Looking at alternatives to paid/monthly subscription software for basic processing of images

After the break – Monthly challenge review of December & January topics (Festivities)

Reviewing the images for ‘Festivities’ – bring what you have and view or talk about them.
Prize on offer for the best one of the night!

Monday 6th February – Practical Night

Tyrannosaurus Pets Visit

A fun filled evening practical with a visit from the Leeds based reptile shop.
Your chance to get up close and personal with a variety of creatures…
(or maybe not and shoot with a long lens on!!)

There will be a one-off charge of £5 for tonight

Monday 13th February – Club Competition Information & YPU Images

Before the break – Club Competition Basics

How to re-size, crop, save, re-name etc for ours and the YPU Competition entries

After the break – YPU Entries

Bring your YPU entries for viewing and critique (if needed) and use the benefit of the other members to help decide which images to submit. The YPU entry is a max of 20 images this year, but please limit tonights submissions to 6-10. Thank you.

Further information can be gained from the YPU website or speak to out YPU Rep, Dave Morrison.

Monday 20th February – Practical Night

Classic Still Life

Some classic still life photography – feel free to bring subjects to shoot.
Plenty of people on hand to help construct a traditional composition.
Think about the subject, background, textures, lighting and we’ll help create some great images.

Monday 27th February – Aperture Priority – Moving away from Auto Modes

Aperture Priority and Moving Away from Auto

Looking at and discussing the use of Aperture Priority as the next step in knowing your camera
Practical demonstration on depth of field.

Q&A Session

**Please note – YPU Entries to be handed in tonight

Monday 6th March – Practical Night

Portrait Workshop

Using different lighting set-ups for simple portrait photography
Bring your camera gear, flash, tripod etc

**Please note – Still Life Competition Entries to be handed in tonight

Monday 13th March – Sherburn Camera Club

Wildlife Lecture

Invitation to a lecture by Laurie Campbell

Please note, if you are not interested in the lecture, there will be NO MEETING at Garforth

Saturday 18th March/Sunday 19th March – Field Visit

Photography Show, Birmingham

A notable date for you diary. Some members may be visiting, let us know if you wish to attend and we’ll do our best to arrange car sharing.

Monday 20th March – Competition 1

Still Life

Our first competition of the year, judged externally.

Monday 27th March – Practical

Portable Light Setup

Setting up and demo’s for the new lights for members to borrow and use.

Monday 3rd April – Field Visit

Leeds City Centre (Northern areas)

Leeds University, Leeds Arena, BBC Building.

Monday 10th April – Lecture

External Lecture

Details to be sent out via email once booking confirmed.

Monday 17th April – Bank Holiday

No meeting

Monday 24th April – Field Visit

Bentley Car Showroom, Leeds

A visit to the Leeds based showroom. Numbers to be confirmed beforehand.
Detail to be circulated by email.

Monday 1st May – Bank Holiday

No meeting

Monday 8th May – Field Visit

Smoke on the Water

A fun night combining smoke and water!
Location to be circulated by email.

**Please note – Symmetry/Aysymmetry Competition Entries to be handed in tonight
(memory stick or emailed to Paul)

Monday 15th May – Composition Basics and Monthly Challenge Review Night

Before the break – Composition Basics

Looking at and discussing compositional elements to help you create better images.
Leading lines, rule of thirds, negative space etc

After the break – Monthly challenge review of April topics

Reviewing the images for the previous month – bring what you have and view or talk about them.
Prize on offer for the best one of the night!

Monday 22nd May – Competition 2

Symmetry/Asymmetry

Our second competition of the year.

Monday 29th May – Bank Holiday

No Meeting

Monday 5th June – Action Photography Basics and Monthly Challenge Review Night

Before the break – Shutter Priority for Action/Action Basics

Looking at and discussing the use of Shutter Priority modes for use in action photography

After the break – Monthly challenge review of May topics

Reviewing the images for the previous month – bring what you have and view or talk about them.
Prize on offer for the best one of the night!

Monday 12th June – Field Visit

Early Summer Field Visit

Knaresborough

Monday 19th June – Field Visit

Action Sports

An evening of action photography, details to be confirmed by email.

Monday 26th June – Field Visit

Leeds Bradford Airport

Takeoffs and Light Trails – A chance to shoot a different type of light trail!
(Date subject to confirmation and further planning meeting).

Monday 3rd July –  Software Workshop and Monthly Challenge Review Night

Before the break – Software Workshop

Demonstrating long exposure and night time processing techniques prior to the away weekend

After the break – Monthly challenge review of June topics

Reviewing the images for the previous month – bring what you have and view or talk about them.
Prize on offer for the best one of the night!

**Please note – Sport/Action Competition Entries to be handed in tonight
(memory stick or emailed to Paul)

Saturday 8th July – Field Visit – Dales Weekend

Trip to the Dales

A great opportunity for landscape and wildlife photography in the Yorkshire Dales.

Very flexible options for either Saturday or Sunday in and around the Dales.
Saturday evening star trail workshop (weather permitting).
Long exposure workshops at Hadraw Falls waterfall.
Camping, B&B or a day trip visit. Everyone welcome.
For further information please talk to Dean.

Monday 10th July – Competition 3 Postponed

Sport/Action

Our third competition of the year.

Monday 17th July – Practical

Balloon Burst

Fun and frolics in the car park! A night not to be missed…

Monday 24th July – Field Visit

Golden Acre Park

Details to follow regarding meeting times etc

Monday 31st July – Dales Review and Monthly Challenge Review Night

Before the break – Dales Weekend Review and Discussion

Reviewing the images from the away weekend in the Dales

After the break – Monthly challenge review of July topics

Reviewing the images for the previous month – bring what you have and view or talk about them.
Prize on offer for the best one of the night!

Monday 7th August – Competition 3

Sport/Action

Our third competition of the year.

Monday 14th August – Field Visit

Leeds Canal Photo Walk
To the Garden Gate Public House and back
Meet at Clarence Dock 7.30pm
(Due to short notice on hall availability)

Monday 21st August – Field Visit

Summer Social – Due to short notice on hall availability

8pm Garforth Country Club
Confirmed via email

Monday 28th August – Bank Holiday

No Meeting

Monday 4th September – Software Workshop and Monthly Challenge Review Night

Before the break – Software Workshop

After the break – Monthly challenge review of August topics

Reviewing the images for the previous month – bring what you have and view or talk about them.
Prize on offer for the best one of the night!

**Please note – Higher Ground Competition Entries to be handed in tonight
(memory stick or emailed to Paul)

Monday 11th September – Field Trip

Castleford Weir & Bridge

Details to be confirmed vial email

Monday 18th September – Competition 4

Higher Ground

Our fourth competition of the year

Monday 25th September – Fun Evening

Treasure Hunt

Details to follow

Monday 2nd October – Monthly Challenge Review Night

Before the break – 

After the break – Monthly challenge review of September topics

Reviewing the images for the previous month – bring what you have and view or talk about them.
Prize on offer for the best one of the night!

Monday 9th October – Practical

Practicing Portraits

Details

Monday 16th October – Lecture

External Lecture (Monochrome Group)

Details to be sent out via email once booking confirmed.

Monday 23rd October – Interclub Competition

Castleford vs Garforth

Our second Interclub competition of the year

Monday 30th October – Software Workshop and Monthly Challenge Review Night

Before the break – Software Workshop

After the break – Monthly challenge review of October topics

Reviewing the images for the previous month – bring what you have and view or talk about them.
Prize on offer for the best one of the night!

Monday 6th November – Practical

Light Painting

Monday 13th November – Competition 5

Geoff Brady Printed Portrait

Images to be handed in on the night, they must be mounted and not framed.

Monday 20th November – Field Visit

Late Night Christmas Lights

Details to be confirmed (York)

Monday 27th November – AGM

Annual General Meeting

Have your say in how the club is run.

Monday 4th December – Software Workshop and Monthly Challenge Review Night

Before the break – Software Workshop

After the break – Monthly challenge review of November topics

Reviewing the images for the previous month – bring what you have and view or talk about them.
Prize on offer for the best one of the night!

Monday 11th December – Quiz Night

Guess What It Is?

Team Challenge Night

Monday 18th December – Christmas Social & Landscape Photograph of the Year

Our Annual Christmas Social event incorporating the Landscape Photograph of the Year to be awarded on the night.

Images to be handed in on the night, informal display of printed images, (mounted and not framed).
To be collectively judged by fellow members on the night.