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Programme 2009 - 10



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This is the programme from 2009 - 10
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Summer Outings 2009

Programme 2009 - 2010

All meetings commence at 8pm in the Legion Club, Douglas Street, Peel, (unless otherwise stated)


September 2009

Thurs 17th No meeting

Digital entries for inter club battle to Dorothy, Ruth or Pat

Thurs 24th Opening night for new season - Member's mini slide shows (max 15 images), any topic, recent preferred. Bring on night on USB flash drive or CD
Fri 25th/Sat 26th Celtic Challenge, North Wales. Contact Ruth for details.

October 2009

Thurs 1st Showing of our L&CPU and Celtic Challenge entries, hosted by Ruth.

Entries: Small Prints (max size 7.5" x 5")

Thurs 8th Small Print Competition. Also (if time allows) view the WPS LCPU entry 2009.

Entries: Open Competition

Wed 14th (IOMPS) Print talk by Norman Thompson at IOMPS, Douglas.
Thurs 15th Open Competition, Judge Norman Thompson, L&CPU President.

Entries: Sporting Activities Competition

Fri 16th Inter Club Digital Slide Battle, hosted by Southern PS at Ronaldsway Social Club, buffet 5 each - book in advance.
Thurs 22nd L&CPU Slide Folio 2, followed by Committee Meeting.
Thurs 29th Sporting Activities Competition.

Entries: Landscapes Competition (a week earlier than normal)

November 2009

Thurs 5th The Azores - Digital Slide Show with Patricia Tutt.
Thurs 12th Assignment Competition - Landscapes.
Thurs 19th L&CPU Mono Folio, followed by Committee Meeting.

Entries: Open Competition

Thurs 26th Open Competition.

December 2009

Thurs 3rd Nature Photography, tips and favourite images with Stephen Hewings.

Entries: President's Competition - Relaxing

Thurs 10th President's Competition - Relaxing.
Tues 15th Visit to Southern PS - social evening at Rushen Football Clubhouse at 8pm
Thurs 17th Christmas Social, bring up to three photos of unusual objects, or everyday objects from unusual angles to see how many can identify what they are (+showing of RPS International Digital Comp) - please bring food for the buffet and a raffle prize.


*********Happy Christmas*********

******Best Wishes for the New Year******


January 2010

Thurs 7th Pat and Dorothy showing and talking about their ARPS panels.

Entries: Open - Millennium Cup Competition

Thurs 14th L&CPU Colour Print Folio, followed by Committee Meeting.
Thurs 21st Open - Millennium Cup Competition.
Thurs 28th Talk/Slide Show by Ian Coulson

February 2010

Thurs 4th Social - Southern PS visits us. Please bring food for a buffet.

Entries: Nature Competition

Thurs 11th Nature Competition.
Thurs 18th L&CPU Slide Folio 1
Thurs 25th Where the elements meet: Exploring Manx Landscapes with Andy North - folio winner in Moods of Mann 2.

Followed by Committee Meeting.

Entries: Cities, Towns and Villages Competition

March 2010

Thurs 4th Assignment Competition: Cities, Towns and Villages.
Thurs 11th Photography at work in Manx Nation Heritage - John Caley, MNH photographer.
Thurs 18th Dave Kneale: Volvo Ocean Race

Entries: Chairman's Competition - Fine Art Photography (Ruth's definition)

Thur 25th/Fri 26th IOMPS Annual Competition.

April 2010

Thurs 1st Chairman's Competition: Fine Art Photography, followed by Committee Meeting

Trophies back please

Thurs 8th L&CPU Documentary Print Folio.

Trophies back please

Thurs 15th Hannah Dunn: Vegas - the sequel.

Please bring your best Manx prints for Tynwald Day display selection

Trophies back please

Thurs 22nd Selection of Manx Images for Tynwald Day

Entries: Annual Open and Photographer of the Year Competition

Thurs 29th Annual Open and Photographer of the Year Competition. Judge Tom Dodd FRPS.
Venue: Glen Helen Lodge at 7.30pm
Fri 30th Lecture by Tom Dodd, FRPS - 'More Than Mountains'.
Venue: Glen Helen Lodge at 8pm

May 2010

Thurs 6th Vicky Harrop Bangalore and More.
Sat 8th May Showing of Bebington Salon, hosted by IOMPS at Keill Darree, Nobles Hospital
Thurs 13th Annual Dinner and Prize Presentation, please bring a raffle prize (one per person).
Thurs 20th Annual General Meeting


2010 - 2011 Season

Assignments: Reflections, People at Work

President's: Decay

Chairman's: Triptych and Diptych (info sheet available)



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