News & Reports

13th September Meeting Report

The meeting began with a touching tribute to Jeremy Northcott, by Adrian. Jeremy was a past member and President, and a good friend to many of us. He sadly passed away earlier in the week after a lengthy battle with illness.

This week was the first of the league competitions

pdi 1 - 1 image per member.
21 images were submitted, showing the usual diversity of subjects, methods and creativity.

Resulting in 1 Gold award and 7 Silver Awards

Imperfection by Giles W

Dancing with Anticipation by John W
Homeward by Andy W
Kaffir Lily by John K
Mezzanine by Anne C
Resting Dunlin by Adrian L
Singing in the Rain by Penry A
Surprise Revelation by Stewart P

After tea and raffle, Stewart demonstrated on Photoshop methods for converting a coloured image to Mono. Useful as our Mono competition is coming up soon

Brian then gave a demonstration showing how to mount prints which both protected the members print and protected other peoples prints.

Both these skills were well received and were very timely for the new season.

Next week is Print 1--2 prints per member.