Aggregate Colour Print competition: 6th November 2019.

On Wednesday 6th November 2019, the club held its second Aggregate colour print competition of the season.

The judge for the evening was Trevor Youe. Trevor who has judged at Deal many times before gave a very full and thorough examination and commentary of each print that had been entered. The subject matter was quite diverse, but presented no problem at all to the judge. The audience clearly enjoyed the event.

 

The results were:

 

Intermediate:

20 Points: Bill Venables 1st Place.

19 Points: Peter Robinson 2nd Place.

18 Points: Craig Brown 3rd Place. Carole Humberstone X 2.

 

Advanced:

20 Points: George Pearson 1st Place, Janine Ball 2nd Place.

19 Points: Julie Elmes X 2. Janine Ball, June Hill.

18 Points: Janine Ball, Sarah Smith X , George Pearson, Ian Howard, Dave Longley.

 

 

Congratulations to the winners, and thank you to Trevor for making this a good evening.

 

PG

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Annual Print and DPI Panel Competition

On Wednesday, 30th October, the Club held its annual Print and DPI Panel competition.   There were a good number of entries in both sections with some very innovative and creative panels to enjoy.  Our judge, Sue Chapman gave a full and detailed critique of every image and was impressed by the high standard of work produced by our members.

We would like to express our thanks to Sue for kindly stepping in at the last minute and we wish Di Long a speedy recovery.

The results were as follows:

Printed panels:

1st place – Janine Ball

2nd place – June Hill

3rd place – Carole Humberstone

DPI panels:

1st place  – Carole Humberstone

2nd place – George Pearson

3rd place –  Sarah Smith

Well done to the winners and thank you everyone for taking part. It was a really good evening.

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Aggregate dpi competition – set subject ‘Humour’

On Wednesday, 16th October, the club held its first aggregate DPI competition with a set subject of ‘humour’. There were a good number of entries and a great deal of thought had gone into taking images that met the criteria. Our judge for the evening was Anthony Baines. Anthony had the difficult task of critiquing photographically excellent images with those that had humorous titles but succeeded in selecting worthy winners. We all really enjoyed the evening with lots of titters and giggles!

The results were as follows:

Intermediate:

20 Points: 1st place Craig Brown
19 Points: 2nd place Bruce English, 3rd place Carole Humberstone, Bill Venables
18 points: Peter Robinson

Advanced:

20 Points: 1st place Janine Ball, 2nd place, Janine Ball
19 points: 3rd place, Mary Venables, Sarah Smith
18 points: Mark Vella, Sarah Smith, Julie Elmes

Congratulations to the winners. It is so good to see some new names appearing in the winners list. Well done everyone!

JE

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Aggregate mono print competition: 2nd October 2019.

On Wednesday 2nd October 2019 the club held its first aggregate mono print competition of the new season. The judge for the evening was Zoe Garnham-Archer. Zoe gave a full and thorough critique of every image, giving advice, particularly on composition and cropping.

The results were:

Intermediate:
20 Points: 1st Place Carole Humberstone.
19 Points: 2nd Place Mike Elmes. 3rd Place Bill Venables.
18 Points: Bill Venables, Mike Elmes, Carole Humberstone.

Advanced:
20 Points: 1st Place Sarah Smith, 2nd Place Julie Elmes.
19 Points: 3rd Place Mary Venables, Janine Ball, Ian Howard X 2, Mary Venables.
18 Points: Julie Elmes X 2, Diana Janes, Paul Glanville, June Hill, Mary Venables, Sarah Smith, George Pearson, Dave Longley.

Congratulations to the winners.

Thank you to Zoe for judging and making this an interesting evening.

PG

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Aggregate Colour Print competition: 18th September 2019.

On Wednesday 18th September 2019, the club held its first aggregate colour competition of the season. The judge for the evening was Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB and a premier judge.
The club members were pleased to welcome Glyn back to Deal where he has previously judged competitions many times before.
Glyn gave a thorough and detailed commentary of all the images that had been submitted, he gave many complements and also provided advice particularly on mounting and presentation of images.
The audience clearly enjoyed the evening.

The results were:

Advanced:
19 Points: 1st Place Sarah Smith, 2nd Place Janine Ball, 3rd Place June Hill,
George Pearson X 2, June Hill.
18 Points: Mary Venables X 4, Ian Howard X 2, Janine Ball X2, Julie Elmes X2,

Intermediate:
20 Points: 1st Place Bill Venables, 2nd Place Mike Elmes.
19 Points: 3rd Place Mike Elmes, Carole Humberstone X2.
18 Points: Bill Venables X 2, Mike Elmes.

Congratulation to the above.

Thanks to Glyn

PG

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Annual Colour Print competition: 19th June 2019.

On Wednesday 19th June 2019 the club held its Annual Colour Print competition. This was the last competition of the season.
The judge for the evening was Anthony Baines ARPS CPAGB. Anthony gave a full and thorough critique of each image that had been submitted. He also gave advice on ways to improve the work particularly in relation to the composition of images.

The results were

Intermediate:
20 Points: Diana Janes 1st place, Diana Janes 2nd place.
19 Points: Bill Venables 2nd place.
18 Points: Carole Humberstone, Andrew Roberts.

Advanced:
20 Points: George Pearson 1st place, June Hill 2nd place, Janine Ball 3rd place.
19 Points: June Hill.
18 Points: Mary Venables x 2, George Pearson, Paul Glanville.

Thanks to Anthony for judging the event.

Congratulations to the winners. Hope to see you submitting images in the new season.

PG

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Annual Mono Print competition: 5th June 2019.

On Wednesday 5th June 2019, the club held its Annual Mono Print competition. The judge for the evening was Chris Shore FRPS MPAGB EFIAP BPE5* Premier judge and member of the judges panel.
Chris is no stranger to the Deal club, he has judged there many time before and told the audience that as a young boy he enjoyed coming to Deal to fish from the pier.
Chris gave a very thorough examination and critique of each and every image that had been submitted in the competition. He gave much praise of the work as well as advice particularly on the mounting of images. His judging was interspersed with his trademark humour which the audience clearly enjoyed.

The results were:

Intermediate:
20 Points: 1st Place Dave Mardon: 2nd Place Barbara Hedge.
19 Points: 3rd Place Carole Humberstone.
18 Points: Diana Janes, Mike Elmes, Craig Brown.

Advanced:
20 Points: 1st Place Janine Ball: 2nd Place George Pearson: 3rd Place Julie Elmes.
19 Points: Margaret Smith, Janine Ball, George Pearson, Julie Elmes.
18 Points: Margaret Smith X 2, George Pearson, Julie Elmes.

Congratulations to the winners.
Thanks to Chris for making this an enjoyable evening.

PG

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Annual Digitally Projected Images (DPI) competition: 29th May 2019.

ON Wednesday 29th May 2019, the club held its Annual DPI competition. The judge for the evening was Paul Adams FDPS, ARPS, DPAGB. Paul is a member of Bexleyheath camera club and is a premier judge.
Paul gave a very full critique of all the images that had been entered into the competition; he gave advice on ways to improve many of them. The subject matter in the images was quite varied and made for an interesting evening.

The results were

Intermediate:
20 Points: 1st Place Bill Venables.
19 Points: 2nd Place Diana Janes.
18 Points: 3rd Place Barbara Hedge: Carole Humberstone X2, Bill Venables.

Advanced:
20 Points: 1st Place Julie Foreman, 2nd Place Mark Vella, 3rd Place June Hill.
19 Points: Janine Ball X2, Sarah Smith X2, George Pearson.
18 Points: Ian Howard X2, Mark Vella, Mary Venables, Julie Elmes X2, June Hill, Janine Ball.

Congratulations to the winners. Thank you to Paul for his judging.

PG

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Annual portrait competition: 15th May 2019.

Annual portrait competition: 15th May 2019.

On Wednesday 15th May 2019 the club held its Annual Portrait competition. The competition was made up of both digitally projected images (DPI’s) and printed images.
The judge for the evening was Tony Bentley ARPS. Tony who has judged at Deal many times before kept the audience entertained with his usual quick natural humour as he gave a full critique on first the DPI’s and then the printed images. He gave advice on ways to improve some of the work but was highly complementary regarding the high standard of the work produced by the club.

The results were:

Digitally projected images:
20 Points: Dave Longley 1st Place. Janine Ball 2nd Place. Sam Dibb-Fuller X 2, 3rd Place.
19 Points: George Pearson. Janine Ball X 2. Sarah Smith X 2. Diana Janes. Sam Dibb-Fuller. Julie Elmes. Mark Vella.
18 Points: Sam Dibb-Fuller. Mark Vella. George Pearson. Diana Janes X 2. Carole Humberstone X 2. Paul Glanville. Eddie Norton.

Printed images:
20 Points: Julie Elmes 1st Place. Janine Ball 2nd Place.
19 Points: Janine Ball X 2, 3rd Place.
18 Points: Diana Janes. Julie Elmes. Janine Ball. George Pearson.

Congratulations to the above.

Thanks to Tony for his judging.

PG

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Aggregate DPI competition: 1st May 2019.

On Wednesday 1st May 2019, the club held its final Aggregate Digitally projected images (DPI) competition of the season.
The judge for the evening was Sue Chapman ARPS CPAGB.
Sue gave a full examination and critique of all the images that had been entered, and gave advice on various ways in which some of the images could be enhanced, including changes to the composition and adjustment of chromatic aberration. Sue gave much praise on the quality of the work that had been submitted.

The results were:

Intermediate:
20 Points: Diana Janes, Carole Humberstone.
19 Points: Diana Janes, Caroline West.
18 Points: Caroline West, Eddie Norton, Steve Devereux.

Advanced:
20 Points: June Hill, Julie Elmes X 2, Sarah Smith, Mary Venables, Julie Foreman, Janine Ball.
19 Points: Janine Ball, Julie Elmes X 2.
18 Points: Janine Ball, Margaret Smith, George Pearson X 2, Sarah Smith.

Thank you to Sue for making the evening enjoyable.

Congratulations to the winners.

PG.

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