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LFPS Events and News

Gallery
The gallery (on this Home page and the Showcase page of this website) shows the images shortlisted for the PAGB Inter-Club PDI Competition (see below) from which the final selections were drawn. Please note that this contains a variety of photographic styles and includes some artistic nude photographs.


Monday 23 October - Studio Group
LFPS - 2017 to 2018 - Studio Group
Senior Male Portraiture
Model: Pip
purpleport.com/portfolio/pipthegentleman
Main Hall, 7:00pm.

Thursday 26 October - Colour PDI Competition
Traditional/Photo Realistic images judged by Dave Hollis from Daventry. Judged in Groups A, B and C.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.

Thursday 2 November - Beyond Auto - Taking Control of Your Camera
Nature photography with hints, tips and advice for everyone from novice to experienced worker. With Bob Brind Surch from Towcester.
www.naturesphotos.co.uk
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.
Submit up to 3 Monochrome Traditional/Photo Realistic prints (for the Monochrome Prints 1 competition on Thursday 16 November, judged in Groups A, B and C).

Monday 6 November - Workshop Evening
Ravenhurst Room, 7:30pm.

Thursday 9 November - Sports Illustrated
How to achieve award winning images, especially in sports photography. With Roger Evans MPAGB FBPE EFIAP of Bickley, Shropshire.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.
Email up to 3 (Colour or Mono) Open digital images (for the Open PDI competition on Thursday 30 November, judged in Groups A, B and C) to andrzej.jablonski@ntlworld.com and make the Subject of your email Open PDI. They must be JPEG files with a maximum width of 1600 pixels and height of 1200 pixels, in the sRGB colour space.

Thursday 16 November - Monochrome Prints 1 Competition
Traditional/Photo Realistic images judged by Peter Going LRPS of Northampton. Judged in Groups A, B and C.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.

Monday 20 November - Studio Group
LFPS - 2017 to 2018 - Studio Group
Female Hi/Lo Key Beauty
Model: Becki
purpleport.com/portfolio/beckihearn
Main Hall, 7:00pm.

Wednesday 22 - Digital Monochrome Methods
Bill Allsopp, a former LFPS member, explains his techniques to produce beautiful monochrome images.
www.billallsopp.co.uk
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.
Submit up to 3 Colour Traditional/Photo Realistic prints (for the Colour Prints 1 competition on Thursday 7 December, judged in Groups A, B and C).

Thursday 30 - Open PDI Competition
Projected images of any subject judged by Andrzej Jablonski LBIPP LMPA LRPS. Judged in Groups A, B and C.
Council Chamber, 7:45pm.

PAGB Inter-Club PDI Competition
On Saturday 15th July LFPS competed in the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain Inter-Club PDI Competition (Projected Digital Image) at the University of Warwick. LFPS represented the Midland Counties Photographic Federation together with Smethwick PS, Arden PG and Cannock PS, qualifying in April - a first for the club! LFPS finished joint 4th in the Plate Competition, and joint 12th overall from 38 competing clubs - a great result! The competition was well supported by nearly 20% of LFPS members who attended on the day. Well done to all members whose images were shortlisted for the competition!

Welcome

Welcome to Leicester Forest Photographic Society

Programme 2017 to 2018

Whether you're new to photography, or looking to extend your skills, you'll find plenty to interest and stimulate you at Leicestershire's premier photographic club. We pride ourselves in having a diverse membership of all abilities who benefit greatly from the wide range of activities we organise.

We have a comprehensive programme of lectures and competitions together with a well-equipped studio group. We also run workshops to help members improve their photographic techniques and group outings for members to put it all into practice. We are open to all with an interest in photography, whether you are already experienced or someone who is looking to develop their skills in a friendly and supportive atmosphere.

Come along to any of our meetings for a friendly welcome and see our modern venue. To learn more click on the About or Programme menus above to see a list of this season's events.