Monday 12th January – Practical Night 1

Oil & Water
Water & Food Dye

Practical evening photographing oil, water and food dye.
Remember to bring your camera, tripod and off camera flash.

Monday 19th January – Monthly Challenge Review Night

Monthly challenge review of November (Shapes) and December (Light)

The challenge topic for February will be announced

Monday 26th January – Practical Night 2

60 Minute Long Exposure Challenge

Out into the community for 60 minutes of night photography then back for a cuppa

Monday 2nd February – Lecture

Press Photography – A Day in the life…

Monday 9th February
 – Practical Night 3

Musical Instruments

If we’re lucky we’ll have some Brass Band members and their instruments to photograph as well as shooting some interesting still life setups
Please feel free to bring along any musical instruments to photograph

Monday 16th February
 – Viewing Night

YPU Submissions

Viewing possible YPU Images from club members. Feel free to ask for help in choosing your best images for submission.

Monday 23rd February
 – Practical Night 4

Wire wool spinning and light painting (weather permitting)

Bring your tripod, cold weather gear, torches etc.
Suggested venue, Garforth Skate Park

Monday 2nd March
 – Monthly Challenge Review Night

Monthly challenge review of February images plus any from last weeks wire wool and light painting

The challenge topic for March will be announced
Plus software workshops will be running

NOTE: Images to be handed in tonight for our first competition of the year – Green (No Chlorophyll)

Monday 9th March
 – Portrait Night

Subject to be confirmed in the New Year

Monday 16th March
 – Competition 1

Green (No Chlorophyll)

Our first competition of the year – Green (No Chlorophyll) – Images taken not including any plant life!
No grass, leaves, trees etc. You need to use your imagination for this one!

Monday 23rd March
 – Community Event

Community Open Evening

We will be holding an open evening for anyone to drop in and find out about their local camera club
Including a simple portrait set-up and refreshments

Monday 30th March
 – Monthly Challenge Review Night

Monthly challenge review of March images

The challenge topic for April will be announced
Plus software workshops will be running

Monday 6th April – Easter Monday

No meeting

Monday 13th April
 – Demonstration

Audio Visual slide show/demonstration followed by instructions

A short visual presentation followed by instructions on how to assemble your own presentation

Monday 20th April
 – Practical Night 5

Flora

Photographing flora with several still-life set-ups
Members will be asked to bring along varying sizes/types of flora for photography

Monday 27th April
 – Monthly Challenge Review Night

Monthly challenge review of April images

The challenge topic for May will be announced
Plus software workshops will be running on the night

NOTE: Images to be handed in tonight for our second competition of the year – Perspective

Monday 4th May – May Bank Holiday

No meeting

Monday 11th May – Field Visit

Industrial Leeds

We are currently investigating several locations around Leeds, the outcome of which will be announced in the New Year

Monday 18th May – Competition 2

Perspective

Our second competition of the year, should provide some interesting angles!

Monday 25th May – Spring Bank Holiday

No meeting

Monday 1st June – Field Visit

Roundhay Park Black & White

Get out and about in Roundhay Park to find some interesting subjects for our first B&W Only field visit.
Either shoot in colour and convert or try those ‘monochrome’ settings on the camera for the first time!

The challenge topic for June will be announced

Monday 8th June – Field Visit

Roundhay Park Black & White

Get out and about in Roundhay Park to find some interesting subjects for our first B&W Only field visit.
Either shoot in colour and convert or try those ‘monochrome’ settings on the camera for the first time!

Monday 15th June – Field Visit

Birds of Prey

An opportunity to get up close to several interesting birds of prey. Should make for an exciting nights photography!

Monday 22nd June – Lecture

Wildlife and Landscapes – A year in the life of Oliver Wright

An evening with Oliver Wright, one of our members who is creating some amazing images after turning pro.
Should be a top quality night with some great images on show.

Monday 29th June – Field Visit

Clarence Dock, Leeds

Architectural opportunities and night-time landscapes in the heart of Leeds.

The challenge topic for July will be announced

Monday 6th July – Practical Night

Balloon Burst

Hopefully the weather will be good and provide some interesting opportunities for high-speed action photography.
Please bring off-camera flash with you, and a tripod if you have one.

NOTE: Images to be handed in tonight for our third competition of the year – Automotive

Monday 13th July – Monthly Challenge Review Night

Monthly challenge review of June images

Plus software workshops will be running on the night

Monday 20th July – Competition 3

Automotive

Our third competition of the year, such an interesting subject should provide a variety of entries

Monday 27th July – Field Visit

Rodley Canal

Monday 3rd August – Field Visit

Fire Brigade at Hunslet Fire Station

Something a bit different tonight, should present lots of interesting photographic opportunities…

Monday 10th August – Monthly Challenge Review Night

Monthly challenge review of July images

Plus software workshops will be running on the night

Monday 17th August – Practical Night

Hints and Tips

Your chance to gain knowledge from other members, sample camera equipment and take part in Q&A session.

Monday 24th August – Field Visit

Wakefield City Centre

Monday 31st August – August Bank holiday

No meeting

Monday 7th September – Field Visit

Rodley Canal, Dusk/Sunset

Early evening photography by the canal, and hopefully a good sunset.

Monday 14th September – Practical Night

Smoke

NOTE: Images to be handed in tonight for our fourth competition of the year – Industry

Monday 21st September – Viewing Night

Group viewing evening  for images entered into inter-club competition

Monday 28th September – Competition 4

Industry

Our fourth competition of the year – heavy, light, landscapes – a great variety should be on display tonight.

Monday 5th October  – Field Visit

St Mary’s Church Graveyard – Painting with Light

Monday 12th October  – Viewing Night

Viewing Images of Interclub Pontefract/Leeds Co-op, held in July

Plus members Images of previous field visits, Light Painting etc

Monday 19th October – Field Visit

Victoria Arcade, Leeds

Monday 26th October  – Practical Night

Two to three lighting set-ups for portraiture

Friday 30th and Saturday 31st October – Photography & Crafts Show

Garforth Welfare Hall

Our annual exhibition of images and prints

Monday 2nd November – Interclub Competition

Castleford Camera Club

Venue  – Castleford CC

Monday 9th November – Viewing Night

Yorkshire International Salon 2014 Images

Monday 16th November – Quiz Night

Can You Guess What It Is?

Come along and see if you can guess the objects from a series of photographs submitted by club members

Monday 23rd November – Field Visit

Harrogate

Night Photography/Christmas Lights/The Stray

Monday 30th November – AGM

Club AGM (Annual General Meeting)

Monday 7th December – Competition 5

Geoff Brady Printed Portrait Competition

Our annual competition dedicated in the name of a former member
Also, our only printed competition of the year

Monday 14th December – Social

Christmas Social get together