Yearly Archives: 2016


Christmas Special

Last Tuesday we had a very enjoyable evening provided by our very own NCPS 'life member' Tony Redford. With his images he took us around the north part of our country, from Scotland to Northumberland and then over to the Lake District. He then showed us his regular festive and much requested humorous Xmas Cards

By |2016-12-18T21:01:48+00:00December 18th, 2016|Notices and news|0 Comments

Battle Of The Sexes

The Battle of the Sexes Competition on Tuesday, was a thoroughly enjoyable evening all round. Our judges Christine Widdall & Mike Lawrence came dressed for the part, and openly encouraged booing, hissing and much laughter for a fun evening.  All of which was delivered in bucket loads including flag waving from the girls and mumbling

By |2017-01-07T17:53:53+00:00December 9th, 2016|Notices and news|0 Comments

3rd PDI Competition – 29th November

Mike Lawrence judged our 3rd pdi competition on Tuesday. He was presented with 38 images to consider. Mike felt overall standard was very good. He stressed that post processing was very important, and how a lot of problems can be easily dealt with in photoshop. Highlighted areas especially detract from main subject , but should

By |2016-12-03T21:52:57+00:00December 3rd, 2016|Notices and news|0 Comments

Development Group Meeting

A reminder that the second instalment of the "Show and Tell" for the "Autumn" assignment is this coming Monday in the Vernon Arms, starting at 8pm. Members of the Dev G. who couldn't make the first running please bring your images on a stick for an informal evening of image critique and other photo banter.

By |2016-12-03T14:13:18+00:00December 3rd, 2016|Notices and news|0 Comments

Canon Macro Lens for Sale

Hi you Canon users, my good friend Steve Deer is selling his macro lens, it's as good as brand new - he was given it by Canon for letting them make a film about him, he's not used it. Macro is not his thing and never will be so a good chance to bag

By |2016-11-29T12:40:40+00:00November 29th, 2016|Notices and news|0 Comments

Mark Hamblin – Tuesday 22nd November

MARK HAMBLIN WILD NATURE OF THE CAIRNGORMS Tuesday saw the 1st of our Big Nights. Mark Hamblin is an award winning professional nature photographer. Originally from Warwickshire, he started in 1995 as a freelance nature photographer, he then lived for 18 years in Sheffield, and for the last 14 years is now presently living in

By |2016-11-27T14:52:46+00:00November 27th, 2016|Notices and news|0 Comments

PAGB GB Nature Cup

The closing date for submitting images to the PAGB GB Nature Cup is the 15th January, and NCPS will be taking part.  We need to submit 21 PDIs with a maximum of three per author.  If you have a fantastic nature image  (which MUST be compliant with the Nature rules) and want it to be considered for

By |2016-11-23T11:24:06+00:00November 23rd, 2016|Notices and news|0 Comments