Lymm Photographic Society - Current Programmes of events
Sharing the joys of photography in our village

We meet in the Function Room upstairs at ‘The Spread Eagle’ pub, Eagle Brow in the centre of the village:
the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month except during August

Note - for Members Photos Evening please bring up to 8 photos on a memory stick, to be shown to fellow members, unless advised differently on the web site, by email or at a previous club meeting.
                                                                                                                                                                        * see image Usage Note below
January 11th “Timeshift: An introduction to time-lapse photography” with Stephen Lewis. Featuring timelapse videos and demonstration of the equipment used.
January 25th Club AGM followed by a practical exercise on image resizing and other image editing ‘Top Tips’
February 8th “40th Anniversary Tour” with the returning Tillman Kleinhans. Images from a trip along the legendary Route 66
February 22nd Members' Evening:  Bring up to 8 images on the theme - ‘Bridges’.  Then tell us about your photographs.
March 8th Exotic Wildlife Photography with Sheila Davies
March 22nd L&CPU Folio evening - view of winning prints from around the region.
April 12th “Lightroom Exposed:  An introduction to LR” with Terry Hewitt. What is does, how to use it, and it integrates with other products.
April 26th “Fine-tuning your photographs” with Brian Law. A talk looking at the factors that can enhance your images.
May 10th In-House Competition Night

Part 1 will be judging those prints that have been displayed in the library - members need do nothing for part 1 - Dave C will organise)
Part 2 will be of digital images, on a theme of "Open" (i.e. enter images of any subjects you like!) - please submit up to 3 digital images (with the image title included in the file name)
May 24th “It's a Kind of Magic” with Pam Greenland.
June 14th Photoshop Surgeries with George Steele. An examination of images submitted on the night, and steps to improve them. Members : submit 2 images that need to be improved.
June 28th Club Outing - Manchester City Centre: architectural opportunities and street photography.  Meet at St Peter’s Square.
July 12th Members evening - "How Good is your Plagiarism?"
Members : choose a photograph/image/painting/album cover (for example) and attempt to reproduce the image in a photo in the style of that photographer/artist. Digital manipulation and imagination encouraged.
July 26th Members' Evening:  Bring up to 8 images on the theme of - ‘Something beginning with D’ ...and not ‘B’ as anticipated, just to keep you on your toes :). Please try to think of a good title !
August No Meetings
September 13th Members Evening: Looking at photos from the Outdoor Event and other Lymm Village summer events.
September 27th “Arizona to Alcatraz” with Paul Wiliamson. .  Including canyons, the madness that is Las Vegas, and the famous island prison.
October 11th "Moments in Mono" with Neil Hulme
October 25th George Franks - High Speed Photography. Bring your camera and flash for a hands-on practical lecture.
November 8th “Time and Tide” with David Bibby. An exploration of Assynt and the North West Highlands.
November 22nd

end November --->
Members Evening:  The outcome of three common images manipulated and modified  by the members.
Closing date for Spread Eagle calendar competition submissions on the subject "Animals in Motion". Up to 3 images please. Images should be titled and re-sized to 1024*768 Pixels - Guidelines for re-sizing are on the LPS website
December 13th The ever popular Christmas fun night to see which photographs our favourite landlord - Mr Nick Harris, selects for the Spread Eagle competition.  Theme - Animals in Motion.
* Usage note - members' photos may be used in low resolution on the web site, Facebook or to otherwise promote the Society, unless a member has advised otherwise they would prefer not to support the club in this way.
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