Programme 2018-2019

Our programme of weekly meetings for the  2018-2019 season starting in September is shown below.

Meetings are always on a Thursday from 8-10pm at the White Hart Barn in Godstone, except for the first meeting of each month which takes place at the Baptist Church Hall in Godstone. For location details, visit our Meetings page.

Entry is free for TPS members. Visitors are also welcome to attend for a £5 fee including refreshments. Please email our Club Secretary if you would like to come along as a visitor so we can make arrangements for your arrival.

MonthDateSUBJECT(S)
September13thOPEN EVENING / PROGRAMME OVERVIEW
Welcome to the New Session of our club programme
Presented by: TPS Members
20thVanishing Worlds
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Inger Vandyke FRGS, FIEC
27thPROJECTED DIGITAL COMPETITIONS – Round 1
(Advanced & Club)
Judge: Tim Morland ARPS
October4that Godstone Baptist Church Hall
Formula 1 and Motorsport Photography
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Drew Gibson
11thCOLOUR PRINT COMPETITIONS – Round 1
(Advanced & Club)
Judge: Don Morley
18thAbstracting the Landscape: Journeys in Photography & Book Art
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Caroline Fraser ARPS
25thNATURAL HISTORY COMPETITION Prints and PDI’s
(No Advanced/Club classes, all members participating)
Judge: Bob Webzell ARPS EFIAP
November1stat Godstone Baptist Church Hall
Members’ Evening – Friendly Photo Critique for All
Guided Discussion and Talk helping members improve their images
Presented by TPS Members (TBD)
8thCreative Portrait Lighting
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Jon Gray
15thMONO PRINT COMPETITIONS – Round 1
(Advanced & Club)
Judge: Ken Scott ARPS
Monday 19thTripartite Competition at Sevenoaks CC
Our annual competition with Sevenoaks and Selsdon CC
Judge: Gerald Kityakara LRPS
22ndColour in Nature – Visible & Invisible
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Adrian Davies
29thPROJECTED DIGITAL COMPETITIONS – Round 2
(Advanced & Club)
Judge: Stephen Carroll ARPS
December6that Godstone Baptist Church Hall
Mastering Lightroom
Expert Guest Tutorial
Presented by : Lisa Beaney
13thCHRISTMAS QUIZ & DRINKS EVENING
A light hearted quiz evening with PRIZES!
Presented by: Simon & Sarah Bedwell
20thNO MEETING
Merry Christmas, Ho Ho Ho!
27thNO MEETING
… and a Happy New Year! Time to make some photographic New Year’s Resolutions
January3rdat Godstone Baptist Church Hall
TPS12, TPS52 & TPS 365 Review of the Year
Reflecting on 2018 and a challenge for the year ahead
Presented by: Allister Frost and TPS Members
10thCOLOUR PRINT COMPETITIONS – Round 2
(Advanced & Club)
Judge: Niall Ferguson LRPS
17thSolace: Long Exposures, Mindfulness in Photography
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Paul Sanders
Monday 21stEpsom Camera Club Friendly at Epsom CC
Inter-Club Competition for Club class members, with Epsom & Bookham CC’s
Judge: Royston Williamson
24thComposition – How to Construct an Image
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Andrew Mills ARPS BIPP
31stMONO PRINT COMPETITIONS – Round 2
POSTPONED DUE TO SNOW – rescheduled to 21st Feb
February7that Godstone Baptist Church Hall
On Photography (Changed)
Member Speaker
Presented by: Mike Farley
14thAlbania – A Country of Contrasts
Member Speakers
Presented by: Sarah Bedwell LRPS & Simon Bedwell LRPS
21stMONO PRINT COMPETITIONS – Round 2
(Advanced & Club) Rescheduled from Jan 31
Judge : Raymond Bridges LRPS CPAGB ADPS BPE3*
28thTen-Minute Talks : Members speak on their favourite subjects for 10 mins
Presented by: Dominic Murtagh & Club Members
March7that Godstone Baptist Church Hall
Yellowstone in Winter
Member Speaker
Presented by: John Nathan ARPS
14thPROJECTED DIGITAL COMPETITIONS – Round 3
(Advanced & Club)
Judge: Clive Tanner FRPS MPAGB APAGB
21stPost-Processing Tutorials (Changed)
TPS Members present common tasks in processing your digital images – common corrections, and converting to mono.
Presented by: Brian Smith LRPS and Allister Frost
28thCOLOUR PRINT COMPETITIONS – Round 3
(Advanced & Club)
Judge: Gordon Rae LRPS CPAGB
April4that Godstone Baptist Church Hall
Creative Close-up and Macro photography
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Colleen Slater
11thSUBJECT : TBD
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Rachael Talibart, 2018 Black & White Photographer of the Year
18thSET SUBJECTS COMPETITIONS
3 PDI Competitions tonight! Set Subjects: Street Photography, Landscape, and Creative Photography
(No Advanced/Club classes, all members participating)
Judge: Gerald Kitiyakara LRPS
25thMatch-a-PDI Competition
A lively, interactive and fun team contest for all Members
Presented by: TBD
May2ndat Godstone Baptist Church Hall
SUBJECT : Members’ Evening – Friendly Photo Critique for all  (Round 2!)
Illustrated Talk
Presented by: TBD
9thMONO PRINT COMPETITIONS – Round 3
(Advanced & Club)
Judge : Wayne Grundy ARPS
16thSUBJECT : Lighten Up!
Expert Guest Speaker
Presented by: Gavin Hoey
23rdANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Including your votes for
– Best Monochrome Print of the Year
– Best Colour Print of the Year
Competitions will be judged by members on the night
30thTPS ANNUAL DINNER & PRIZE GIVING 
Venue: TBD