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Unless stated all our events take place at Copythorne Village Hall, Pollards Moor Rd, Copythorne, Southampton SO40 2NZ – and start at 7.45pm promptly … you are welcome to arrive from 7.30pm
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Jo will tell us how she got into wildlife photography, up to MPAGB, and onto being professional - with lots of her amazing images illustrating the talk, with some video footage included too. Here is whats she says: I picked up my first DSLR in 2009 and in 2015 became the youngest person in the UK (aged 36) to receive their MPAGB, and with 48 points extra to spare (did it in pdi). I also started a wildlife photography business…Find out more »
Lilian is an astro-photographer living close to the light polluted skies of Southampton. She takes most of her photographs from her garden observatory which has been featured on the BBC Sky at Night. Tonight you will get an opportunity to see exactly how an astrophotography image is made. Lilian will start with looking at the equipment, how it is setup, and then all the steps needed from the initial raw images through to the post processing steps and the final…Find out more »
Roger holds three fellowships of the Royal Photographic Society and is a previous Society President. He is a Fellow of the British Professional Photographers Association and a member of the London Salon of Photography. He has had over 3,500 exhibition acceptances at National and International level, together with receiving hundreds of awards. Roger’s main passions are the natural world, its landscape and fauna and flora. He also enjoys many other branches of photography from sports to environmental portrait. This evening…Find out more »
Here is what Penny says on the subject: “We all have opinions on what constitutes 'Creative Photography' and what doesn't. Investigating this for my own purposes made it even more complicated. This started me on a journey, talking to other photographers and looking at different styles of Creativity. This evening we will have a debate about the subject, looking at the work of people who have agreed for me to use examples of their work and seeing how this fits…Find out more »
Jeremy’s presentation will be based upon the current Olympus OMD system. He will cover some of the interesting new features of the products which will include a hands on demonstration for members to try out the product. He will present a folio of images that he’s produced using the system including Street and Landscape using ND filters. Jeremy will bring lots of kit for members to try out. See: www.maptia.com/jezsugars/stories/berlin-time-changes-everythingFind out more »
This event is funded by the Southampton International Exhibition Susan’s photographic interest has spanned more than thirty years and evolved from darkroom to digital. She is a Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society, a PermaJet Lecturer, a Member of the Devon Guild of Craftsmen, a Member of Arena Group of Photographers. Susan exhibits widely both in the UK and overseas. She specialises in long exposure work at the coast but her interests are wide ranging. Susan’s artist statement says: ‘The…Find out more »
A Fellow of the RPS since 1994, Eva initially enjoyed entering club competitions, but soon realised that there was more satisfaction to be gained from working in themes and projects, an approach which has led not only to the production of individual bodies of work but also to collaborations and exhibitions with other photographers. Most notably, years spent photographing abandoned rural communities on the American High Plains with husband Tony culminated in a highly-regarded book entitled “Ghosts in the Wilderness”,…Find out more »
Russell is an illustrator and a photographer. His illustration awards include 5 ‘Best of British’ Gold Awards, D&AD silvers and in 2011 Creative Review, one of the UK's leading design publications, awarded him the accolade of ‘Best in Book’. In 2003 The Independent newspaper voted him one of the UK's top 10 Illustrators. He served as Chairman of the Association of Illustrators UK 2004-9. Russell has been featured in many international publications and collaborated with many leading art directors. His…Find out more »
David was a keen birdwatcher before his interest in photography. It was a trip to the Highlands of Scotland that got him hooked on photography! Being able to get close to birds like Dotterel and Ptarmigan made him feel he wanted to capture them on film and he recalls taking a few images with the family camera, an Olympus Trip. When he got the prints back you could hardly make out the birds so he went back the following year…Find out more »
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