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This is the programme from 2010 - 11
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Summer Outings 2010

Programme 2010 - 2011

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


September 2010

Thursday 16th Committee Meeting
Thursday 30th Members' Mini Slide Shows, followed by Committee Meeting

Please bring up to 15 photos on flash drive or CD

October 2010

Thursday 7th Recorded Lecture 'How to Judge' + GB Cup CD

Entries due for Small Prints Competition, and 3 Way Battle (5 digital 1400x1050)

Thursday 14th Small Prints Competition
Thursday 21st Patricia Tutt - Lorne House, Chris Nicholls - Tuscany

Entries due for Open Competition

Exhibition WPS Abroad - at Leece Museum. Goes up on 25th.
Wednesday 27th IOMPS: Don Langford Lecture + Small Prints Comp - at Thie Ellyn
Thursday 28th Open Competition, Judge PAGB President Don Langford, LRPS, CPAGB, APAGB
Friday 29th Three Way DPI Battle, Glen Helen Lodge at 8pm. Judge Don Langford

November 2010

Thursday 4th Anthony Hamilton - Vancouver and Alaska

Entries due for Sporting Activities

Thursday 11th Sporting Activities Competition
Thursday 18th L&CPU Mono Folio. Followed by Committee Meeting

Entries due for Open Competition

Thursday 25th Open Competition

December 2010

Thursday 2nd Manx Marine Monsters - John Galpin

Entries due for Assignment Competition 'Reflections'

Thursday 9th Assignment Competition 'Reflections'
Thursday 16th Christmas Social with Quiz by Chris Nicholls. Please bring food for the buffet and a Raffle Prize.


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

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


January 2011

Thursday 6th Slide show by Dorothy Flint - plus bring and buy photo gear.
Thursday 13th L&CPU Colour Folio. Followed by Committee Meeting

Entries due for Millennium Open Competition

Thursday 20th Open Competition - Millennium Cup
Thursday 27th Simon Park - recent work including Cuba

February 2011

Thursday 3rd Photography at work in the IOM - Cartographers Rob Clynes and Vic Bates

Entries due for President's Competition 'Decay'

Thursday 10th President's Competition 'Decay'
Thursday 17th Treasures of Turkey - by Ruth Nicholls

Entries due for Nature Competition

Thursday 24th Nature Competition

March 2011

Thursday 3rd L&CPU Slide/Digital Folio. Followed by Committee Meeting
Thursday 10th Eric Glithero showing Sarah Moon's film on Henri Cartier-Bresson

Entries due in for Assignment Competition 'People at Work'

Thursday 17th Assignment Competition 'People at Work'

Entries due in for Chairman's Competition 'Diptych and Triptych' Trophies back please

Thursday 24th

IOMPS: Annual Print Comp - Judge Tillman Kleinhans. At Thie Ellyn

Friday 25th IOMPS: Annual Digital Comp - Judge Tillman Kleinhans. At Thie Ellyn
Thursday 31st Chairman's Competition 'Diptych and Triptych'. Trophies back please

April 2011

Thursday 7th L&CPU Nature/Illustrative Folio + Slide Show
Thursday 14th Ray Kelly - Tholtans

Entries due in for Annual Open and Photographer of the Year Competition

Thursday 21st Committee Meeting (only)
Wednesday 27th IOMPS: Chris Widdall Lecture. At Thie Ellyn
Thursday 28th Annual Open and Photographer of the Year Competition. At Glen Helen Lodge
Judge: Christine Widdall, President L&CPU
Friday 29th Lecture entitled 'Playing the Rules' by Christine Widdall. At Glen Helen Lodge 7.30pm.

May 2011

Wednesday 4th IOMPS: Bebington Salon with Bob Dennis. At Thie Ellyn
Thursday 5th Tuition on Photoshop, Lightroom, mounting and any other assistance such as printing. Bring images to work on please.
Friday 7th IOMPS: Judging Seminar with Bob Dennis. At Thie Ellyn, 10am to 4pm
Thursday 12th Annual Dinner and Awards Presentation. Glen Helen Lodge.

Please bring a raffle prize (one per person).

Thursday 19th Annual General Meeting

July 2011

Tynwald Day 2011 - Exhibition in the Homecomers Marquee, 10am to 3pm Approx


2011 - 2012 Season

Assignments: 'Essentially Manx', and 'Travel'

President's: 'Streetlife'

Chairman's: 'Food, glorious food'



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