Aggregate Colour Print Competition: 7th November 2018.

On Wednesday 7th November 2018, the club held an Aggregate colour print competition. The judge for the event was Trevor Youe. Trevor has judged at Deal many times in the past, and the members were pleased to welcome him back.
A large number of entries had been submitted, and Trevor went straight into his task at a good pace and at the same time giving a very thorough examination and critique of all the images. He gave many compliments regarding the work that he was judging.

The results were:

Intermediate:
20 Points: Andrew Roberts, Craig Brown, Barbara Hedge, Bill Venables.
19 Points: Andrew Roberts.
18 Points: Diana Janes, Barbara Hedge, Caroline West.

Advanced:
20 Points: Julie Elmes, George Pearson X 2, Mark Vella.
19 Points: Julie Elmes X 2, Julie Foreman, Jess Ramsden.
18 Points: Dave Longley, Margaret Smith, Janine Ball X 2, Julie Foreman, Andy Sharpe.

Congratulations to the above
PG

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Imagination Competition: 31st October 2018.

On Wednesday 31st October 2018, the club held its annual Imagination competition. The format of the competition was of Digitally Projected Images (DPI) and Prints.
The Judge for the evening was Di Long LRPS CPAGB. Although Di has judged at Deal before this was her first time judging solo for us.
The members had submitted images demonstrating a very wide range of ideas techniques and other photographic skills.
Di gave a spot on critique which was very detailed and in which she passed on a number of tips and advice on possible improvements and enhancements. Thank you Di your manner of judging made for a very enjoyable evening.

The results were:

DPI:
1st Janine Ball
2nd Mark Vella
3rd Sarah Smith

Prints
1st Dave Longley
2nd Janine Ball
3rd Dave Longley

Congratulations to the above.

PG

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Battle away to Herne Bay Photographic Club: 30th October 2018.

On Tuesday 30th October 2018, the club attended an away battle to Herne Bay Photographic Club.

The Judge for the event was Kirsty Ralfs ARPS who is a Premier Judge.

The results were:
Prints:
Herne Bay: 179 Points
Deal: 171 Points

DPI:
Herne Bay: 172 Points
Deal: 175 Points

Totals:
Herne Bay: 351 Points
Deal: 346 Points

Congratulations to Herne Bay who were the winners, and thank you for your warm welcome and hospitality, we look forward to future battles with you. Thank you to Kirsty for your excellent judging skills which made for an enjoyable evening.

PG

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Aggregate Digitally Projected Images (DPI) Competition: 17th October 2018.

On Wednesday 17th October 2018, the club held its first Aggregate DPI competition of the season. The judge for the event was Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB, Glyn who is a Premier judge has presided at Deal many times in the past. Glyn gave a full critique of all the images and gave instructional advice on how many of the images could be improved. He was also very complementary about the high standard of work that had been submitted. Thank you Glyn the audience look forward to inviting you back to judge in the future.
The results were:

Intermediate:
20 Points: Bill Venables, Carole Humberstone, Diana Janes, Mike Elms X 2.
19 Points: Eddie Norton, Bill Venables, Carole Humberstone, James Roylance.
18 Points: Eddie Norton X 2, Werner Erasmus X 2, Caroline west X 2.

Advanced:
20 Points: Julie Elmes, Tony Catt, Mary Venables, Janine Ball.
19 Points: George Pearson X 2, Tony Catt, Ian Howard, Sarah Smith, June Sharpe X 2, June Hill, Janine Ball.
18 Points: Mary Venables, Mark Vella X 2, Julie Foreman X 2, Julie Elmes X 2, Margaret Smith X 2, George Pearson, Ian Howard, Sarah Smith, Andy Sharpe, Janine Ball.

Congratulations to the winners

PG

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Aggregate Mono Print Competition: 3rd October 2018.

On Wednesday 3rd October 2018, the club held its first Mono Print competition of the season. The judge for the evening was Clive Tanner FRPS MPAGB DPAGB. Clive is highly qualified and has judged at Deal many times in the past. Clive gave a very in depth full critique on all the images that the members had submitted, he gave much advice on ways of improving the individual works. Thank you Clive, the audience enjoyed the evening.

The results were:

Intermediate:

20 Points: Carole Humberstone.
19 Points: Craig Brown, Diana Janes.
18 Points: Mike Elmes, Carole Humberstone.

Advanced:

20 Points: Julie Elmes, Mark Vella, Andy Sharpe.
19 Points: June Sharpe X 2, George Pearson X 2, Janine Ball, Margaret Smith.
18 Points: Andy Sharpe, Ian Howard, Julie Elmes.

Congratulations to the above and thanks to who took part.
PG (pub sec).

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Aggregate Colour Print competition: 19th September 2018.

On Wednesday 19th September 2018, the club held a Colour print competition. This was the first competition of the new season. The members had submitted 70 images with many from new members.
The judge for the evening was Cherry Larcombe EFIAP ARPS DPAGB BPE*5. Cherry has judged at Deal many times in the past and gave a full examination and critique of every image, giving each one her individual attention, comments and advice. Her closing comments were “Lovely work this evening, really lovely”. Thank you Cherry, the members clearly enjoyed the evening.

The results were:

Intermediate:
20, Points: Caroline West, Bill Venables, Diana Janes.
19, Points: Andrew Roberts, Craig Brown.
18, Points: Craig Brown, Diana Janes, Bill Venables, Carole Humberstone.

Advanced:
20, Points: George Pearson, June Hill, Julie Foreman, Jess Ramsden, Margaret Smith.
19, Points: Margaret Smith, Lesley Amos, Mary Venables X 2, Sarah Smith.
18, Points: June Hill X 2, Julie Elms, Dave Longley x 2, Margaret Smith, June Sharp, Mark Vella.

Congratulations to the winners, and thank you to all of the members who submitted their work.

PG

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Chairman’s Challenge: 13th June 2018.

On Wednesday 13th June 2018 the club held a Chairman’s challenge. This was a Digitally Projected Image (DPI) competition with a set subject of ‘The Weather’.
The competition was judged by the club Chairman, Janine Ball LRPS DPAGB BPE2*, and club Treasurer Tony Catt.
The members submitted a good number of images depicting various different types of weather set in a wide variety of locations and different seasons. Janine and Tony gave a full critique on all the images, and gave praise and advice regarding the different techniques that had been used.

The winners were:

1st Place: Mark Vella
2nd Place: George Pearson
3rd Place: George Pearson

Congratulations to the winners and thank you to all the members who submitted their work.

Paul (Pub sec).

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