Home Battle With Herne Bay 8th February 2017.

On Wednesday 8th February 2017 the club were pleased to welcome members of Herne Bay Photographic Club for an inter club battle at Deal.

Our judge for the evening was Tony Bentley ARPS, who kept us well entertained with his thorough and detailed analysis of the images submitted.

The results were:

Projected Digital Images: Herne Bay 171: Deal 178.

Prints: Herne Bay 180: Deal 171.

Totals: Herne Bay 351: Deal 349. Meaning that Herne Bay won by 2 points.

Many thanks to Herne Bay and to Tony for an entertaining evening.

Paul (pub sec).

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Aggregate Mono Print Competition, Set Subject ‘Industrial’; 1st February 2017.

On Wednesday 1st February 2017, the club held a Monochrome Print competition with a set subject of ‘Industrial’.
Our judge for the evening was Clive Tanner FRPS MPAGB APAGB. Thank you Clive you have regularly judged competitions at Deal and the club members were pleased to welcome you back again. You carried out a gentle but thorough analysis of the 47 prints that had been submitted, and gave advice on how many could have been improved. You clearly enjoyed the set subject.

The results were:

Intermediate:
20 Points: Diana Janes.
19 Points: Diana Janes, Eddie Norton.
18 Points: Ursula Ward, Dave Mardon.

Advanced:
20 Points: George Pearson.
19 Points: Dave Bish.
18 Points: Janine Ball x2.

Congratulations to the above, and thank you to all the members who submitted their images.

Paul (pub sec).

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The Uploader(s) are open for the Aggregate Digital Projected Image competition on 22nd February.

The Uploader(s) are open for the Aggregate Digital Projected Image competition on 22nd February. Please remember to select either the Intermediate or Advanced Uploader depending on the group that you are currently in.

This is an Aggregate competition.

It has been pointed out that some of the original printed programmes are incorrect and show this as the panning/intentional camera movement competition. The panning/intentional camera movement competition will be held on 26th April 2017.

the full programme can be found on the clubs website at https://ddcc.wordpress.com/programme/

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Aggregate Colour Print Competition, Set Subject Reflections; 11th January 2017.

On Wednesday 11th January 2017, the club held a Colour Print Competition with a set subject of Reflections. Our judge for the evening was Sue Chapman LRPS, CPAGB. Sue is well known at the club having judged our competitions in the past. Thank you Sue, judging a competition with 60 images all based on the same theme whilst having to give commentary cannot be an easy task. However you gave a full detailed critique on each of the prints, and also gave advice on how individual prints could be improved. The audience enjoyed your judging and look forward to you next visit to Deal.

The results were:

Intermediate:
20 Points; Phoebe Ward, Carole Humberstone.
19 Points; Jackie Hickmott, Jess Ramsden.
18 Points; Diana Janes x 2, Jess Ramsden.

Advanced:
20 Points; Julie foreman x 2, George Pearson.
19 Points; Dave Longley, Julie Foreman.
18 Points; Janine Ball, Sarah Smith x 2, Kay Monk, George Pearson.

Congratulations to the above, and thank you to all members who submitted their images.

Paul (pub sec).

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Aggregate Digitally Projected Image Competition; 7th December 2016.

On Wednesday 7th December 2016, the club held an Aggregate Digitally Projected Image Competition.
The judge for the evening was Tony Bentley ARPS. This was Tony’s second time judging at Deal. Thank you Tony, the audience were amused by your sense of humour as you gave a full and detailed critique of each image that had been submitted. We also thank you for your kind comments about the general high quality of the work which you judged. The club look forward to inviting you back in the future.

The results were:

Intermediate:
20 Points; Sam Dibb-Fuller, Diana Janes.
19 Points; Sam Dibb-Fuller x2, Phoebe Ward, Michael Elmes.
18 Points; Julie Elmes x3, Phoebe Ward x2, Lee Hutchinson.

Advanced:
20 Points; Janine Ball x2, June Hill.
19 Points; June Hill, Paul Glanville, George Pearson, Dave Longley.
18 Points; June Hill, Julie Foreman x2, Mary Venables, Ian Howard.

Congratulations to all the above.

Paul (pub sec).

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Imagination Competition; 30th November 2016.

On Wednesday 30th November 2016, the club held an Imagination competition, with both Printed and Digitally projected images.
The judge for the evening was Trevor Youe. Thank you Trevor, you had a very busy evening with members submitting over seventy images. You gave a thorough and detailed critique of each image. Some of the images were amusing and others were wildly imaginative. You clearly enjoyed this and added your own touch humour as well. The members thoroughly enjoyed the event, and look forward to the next time you judge at the club.

The results were:

Digitally projected Images:

1st Place; Phoebe Ward.
2nd Place; Janine Ball.
3rd Place; Janine Ball.

Prints:

1st Place; Janine Ball.
2nd Place; Dave Longley.
3rd Place; Janine Ball.

Congratulations to the winners.

Paul (pub sec).

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Uploader open for 2nd digital comp of 2016-17 season

The “Uploader” is now open for digital entries for the second aggregate DPI competition of this season to be held on the 7th December 2016.
Please remember that you will need to use new 2016/17 season Uploader; install and use the correct variant for your section i.e. Intermediate or Advanced. See the Uploader page for more information.
This is an open subject competition. We hope that some of our new members will be entering.  Please ask for advice if you are uncertain about the process. We also have some helpful info on the Digital Guidelines page. Good luck everyone.
Deadline for all submissions (disc/email/uploader) is Weds 30th November 2016. Entries on CD/DVD should be handed in at the club meeting (on the 30th).

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