Straight out of the Camera Competition - Judge: Mike Sharples MFIAP MPAGB ARPS EFIAP FBPE
The only rule for this one is that your image comes straight out of the camera. Just press the shutter and show us what you saw! No manipulation allowed, with the exception of resizing!
Deadline: Monochrome Competition (up to 2 prints, and 2 digital images)
Living and Working as a Professional Photographer in Namibia - Scott Hurd
The content of Scott's presentation is as diverse as the Namibian people, the wildlife and the land itself. As a born story-teller he speaks lovingly of a land that fast became his home, a land where camera technique has to adapt to very different, sometimes arduous and often extreme conditions. This is an Africa that visitors can only guess at.
Monochrome Competition - Judge: Darron Mathews FRPS DPAGB EFIAP BPE5*
Deadline: Panels Competition (up to 2 print panels, and 2 digital panels)
The Journey Continues - Paul Hassell FRPS MPAGB FBPE FIPF
Paul returns to continue his journey from his start in club photography to competing in national and international competitions, told in his own distinctive style.
Panels Competition - Judge: Peter Siviter DPAGB EFIAP
Panels of 3 or 4 images, in print and digital formats.
Deadline: Travel Competition (up to 2 prints, and 2 digital images)
Friday 2nd February
Six-Way Interclub - Judge: Ralph Duckett MPGB APAGB EFIAP
A new Interclub competition with Shirley PS joining Bromsgrove, Droitwich, Kings Norton, Redditch and South Birmingham. South Birmingham PS will be hosting the competition at The Billesley Ark Community Centre 725 Yardley Wood Road, Birmingham, B13 0PT. Doors will open at 7 pm for a 7:30 pm start.
Member's Evening 'In Search of Giants in Brazil's Pantanal and Guyana - Tim Hutchin
Tim reflects upon his long-awaited journey to South America.
'Travel' Competition - Judge: Steve Clifford CPAGB BPE3* AFIAP
Deadline: Annual Projected Competition (3 images)
'Pick 'n' Mix - Barbie Lindsay MPAGB EFIAP/s FBPE AWPF
Annual Projected Competition - Judge: Vin Scothern DPAGB EFIAP PPSA BPE5*
Deadline: Annual Print Competition (3 prints)
Bring SIX Prints - Judge: The Audience
Bring 6 prints on the night, for the audience to select two images to go through to the final round.
Annual Print Competition - Judge: Bob Goode ARPS EFIAP/g CPAGB BPE3*
The finale to our formal competition season, with 3 prints, any subject, any theme, any genre,
Interclub Competition - Judge: Dave Tucker EFIAP/g DPAGB CPAGB BPE3*
Our annual Interclub competition where we compete with South Birmingham and Knowle CC, for the prestigious Warwickshire Plaque.
Deadline: Creative Competition (3 images) & AV Competition (1 AV)
Maundy Thursday - No Meeting at the Church Hall
Our final 'fun' competitions of the year, where members get creative and the best AV of the night is awarded the prestigious David Venables Trophy.
President's Evening - Phil Moorhouse LRPS
This year's President, Phil, presents a (mostly) photographic quiz.
Friday 12th April
Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony - Fulford Heath Golf Club
AGM and MCPF Portfolio