LFPS Events and News

Wigston Records Office Exhibition poster

Thursday 8 December 2016
Colour Prints 1 Competition

Traditional/Photo Realistic printed images judged by Adrian Stone of Peterborough.
Judged in three Groups A, B and C.

Monday 12 December 2016
Workshop Evening

Ravenhurst Room, 7:30.

Thursday 15 December 2016
Festive Evening

Bring along some food for the buffet - see Andy’s list for requirements - to enjoy with the free mulled wine. Vote for your choice of Miniature Prints, Christmas Cards, Letterbox and Still Life prints - these are all Open competitions. Bring up to 2 in each section. Plus a new festive competition: prepare a panel of six prints mounted on a standard 50 x 40 cm competition mount. The prints must be no larger than 6 x 4 inches (15 x 10 cm) with each depicting one of the following six subjects; church, landscape, motion, cold, light and alcohol. There’s also a quiz and our only prize raffle of the year. Trophies for the winners and an enjoyable evening.

Saturday 31 December 2016
(1) Email panels of 3 related Open projected digital images (PDIs) to Andrzej Jablonski for 19 January. Maximum of 1600 pixels wide and 1200 pixels high. Maximum of 3 panels.
(2) Email PDI images to Kate Shaw (, to be considered for selection for either or both categories, Open and Nature, of the GB Cup PDI Competition, maximum of 6 in each category, mono or colour, as JPEG files, with a maximum width and height of 1400 x 1050 pixels, in the sRGB colour space, ideally 96 pixels per inch.

The photos in the Showcase and currently showing on the gallery are those that won awards in the Colour PDIs competition on Thursday 27 October 2016.


Welcome to Leicester Forest Photographic Society!

Programme 2016 to 2017

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.