Programme - Dewsbury Photographic Group

Welcome to our new 2018/2019 photographic season

If your interested in photography why not come and see what

we're about, We meet every Monday night from September

to May in Dewsbury Town Hall at 7.15pm

Monday Sept 10th

Welcome night, A social meeting to greet new and existing members

to the new season.

Monday Sept 17th

Frank Lodge will demonstrate easy improvements using 

         simple adjustments in camera raw

Monday Sept 24th

Up to 8 members will present and comment on 10 of their favourite recent images.

            Submission night for Competition 1 the Taylor Trophy competition

4 images from the 6 categories on the entry form

Monday Oct 1st

An evening with  Monty Trent LRPS entitled “Funny, Peculiar Confessions of an Addicted Snapper”

Submission Night for Normanton Battle

Monday Oct 8th

    “Two Rooms”. Members will be able to choose whether to view a selection

of images in one room, or to participate in some hand-on learning in the 2nd room.

   Monday Oct 15th

1st Club Competition Judging Night – Print and Images The Taylor Trophy.

Judge: Christine Hodgson

   Monday Oct 22nd

Local Club Challenge vs. Normanton (at home) Judge: Martin Litchfield                            

Submission Night for Competition 2

Subjects are

Architectural / Record Mono Prints

Travel, Transport, Night Time, One of the Four Seasons

Open Mono Prints

Entry Level Prints for all these subjects.

Monday Oct 29th

             An Evening Paul Keene FRPS,MPAGB, EFIAP/p, MFIAP

Monday Nov 5th

President’s Night. A light hearted evening’s entertainment

Monday Nov 12th

We shall have two models in two rooms. Bring your camera

Submission night for 3rd Competition the W E Gundill trophy competition

(A set of 4 Images on the members own theme)

Monday Nov 19th

2nd Club Competition Judging Night Judged by Monty Trent

Monday Nov 26th

“Two Rooms”. Members will be able to choose whether to view a selection of

images in one room, or to participate in some hand-on learning in the 2nd room.

Monday Dec 3rd

An evening with Andrew Sanderson entitled "Seeing Photographically

And The Importance Of Being Inquisitive"

Monday Dec 10th

Judging of the Club competition, The W E Gundill Trophy

Judged by John Atkinson of Bradford 

Monday Dec 17th

"Match an Image" with the judge Walt Cavell.

Christmas Supper - please bring some Xmas fare of seasonal food.

Monday Dec 24th, No meeting 


Monday Dec 31st no meeting.


Monday Jan 7th

Workshop night (need content)

Submission night for the 4th Competition

Prints Only

Mono People Studies

Colour People Studies

Mono Sport Action,

Colour Sport Action

Max 4 prints per member

Monday Jan 14th

An Evening with Roger Moody.

Roger Is a local freelance professional editorial and commercial photographer

Monday Jan 21ST

“Two rooms” night – viewing PAGB Prints / hands on activity

Monday Jan 28th

Auction Night : Bring your purse or wallet to grab a bargain.

Submission night for the 5th Competition

Images Only

Max 6 images per member, with a max of 2 per category from 4 categories

Arch Record / Record,


People Studies,


Open Subjects for Entry Level Members.

Monday Feb 4th

4th Club Competition Judging Night Mono & Colour

People Studies Mono & Colour Sport Action; Colour Nature

Judge: Gerry Padgett, 

Monday Feb 11th

An Evening with Mark Pritchard, a local professional photographer.

Monday Feb 18th

Studio Night 2 We shall have two models in two rooms

with different lighting conditions.

Remember to bring your camera

Monday Feb 25th

5th Club Competition Judging Night, Images

Arch Rec/Record, Nature, People Studies, Sports/Photo-Journalism

Judge: Colin Williams

Submission night for the 6th Competition

4 Prints Mono or Colour,

Arch/Gen Colour Record,

Colour Print for Travel, Transport, Night Time, 1 of the 4 Seasons,

Colour Nature Print.

Open Subjects Intermediate Members

Monday Mar 4th

An Evening with Gerry Padgett.

Gerry will be bringing a selection of his images covering a variety of subjects

Monday Mar 11th

YPU Print Folio – café style With pie and peas supper

Monday Mar 18th

Match an Image. This follows the Match the Best Image formula

but a bit more serious than the Christmas fun!


Submission Night for Competition 7 : Prints and Images:

Scapes,Travel, Still Life, Macro for Advanced Members

Open Subjects for Intermediate Level

Monday Mar 25th

6th Club Competition Judging Night – Open Print Competition

Judge: Geoff France

Monday Apr 1st

Former YPU President Alan Stopher visits the Club

Monday Apr 8th

“Two rooms” night – viewing images /hands on activity

Monday Apr 15th

7th Club Competition Judging Night -

Scapes, Travel, Still Life and Macro and Entry/Inter Open categories

Judge: Brian Crosland

Monday Apr 22nd

No Meeting Easter Monday

Friday Apr 26th

Annual Dinner and awards presentations.

Monday Apr 29th

The Annual General Meeting

Submission night for 8th Club Competition the Trevor Foggin Trophy

Outside portrait (Posed) or outside people studies (Not posed)

Monday May 6th

No Meeting (May Day Bank Holiday)

Monday May 13th

Studio Night 3, We shall have two models in two rooms.

Monday May 20TH

Judging Night for the Trevor Fogging Trophy for Outside People Studies

Judged by William Johnson, ARPS, DPAGB,APAGB.


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