Club meetings are held in the Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal, Kent, UK [map] at 7:30pm every Wednesday evening through the season (Sept – June). There is ample (free) parking in the nearby public car park [map].

Below is the programme of events for the year 2017/18.  This can also be downloaded into Outlook or Google calendars and  instructions for doing this are at the bottom of this page.


06 Sep Members Evening
Meet And Greet New Members
13 Sep Members Evening
To Be Decided
20 Sep Competition
1st Agg Colour Print Competition
Kirsty Ralfs LRPS
27 Sep Members Evening
Practical Evening-Mount Cutting-Dpi Sizeing-Projecting Images To Figures-And Other Demo’S By Members
04 Oct Competition
1st Agg Mono Print Competition
Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB
11 Oct Lecture
Alternative Images From A Fine Art And Club Perspective
Dave Silk and Dave Shaw
18 Oct Competition
1st Agg Dpi Competition
Trevor Youe
25 Oct Lecture
Sue Chapman ARPS, CPAGB
01 Nov Competition
Imagination Competition(Prints And Dpi)
Darren Woolway ARPS
08 Nov Competition
2nd Agg Colour Print Competition
14 Nov Battle
Away Battle To Herne Bay
Beacon Church, 78 Sea Street, Herne Bay, CT6 8QE
15 Nov Lecture
The Experience Of Creating Images
Vanda Ralevska
22 Nov Competition
2nd Agg Mono Print Competition
Paul Dunmall CPAGB
29 Nov Members Evening
Forty Years Of Club Photography-A History Of Changing Times -A Club View
Tony Catt John Harrop Dave Longley
06 Dec Competition
2nd Agg Dpi Competition
June Sharpe
13 Dec Break
20 Dec Break
27 Dec Break
03 Jan Lecture
A Slice Of Life
Dave Mason
10 Jan Members Evening
15 Minutes Of Frame
17 Jan Competition
3rd Agg Colour Print Competition (Set Subject-Man Made)
Trevor Youe
24 Jan Lecture
Fine Art Wildlife Photographer
Tom Way
31 Jan Members Evening
Studio Protrait Shoot
Ian Monague and Tony Gosling
07 Feb Competition
3rd Agg Mono Print Competition (Set Subject-Shadows)
14 Feb Members Evening
To Be Decided
19 Feb Battle
Three Way Battle Deal And Thanet Away To Whitstable
Parish Social Centre, Parish for our Lady Immaculate 15a Castle Road, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 2DY
21 Feb Battle
Home Battle Canterbury
Cherry Larcombe DPAGB ARPS EFIAP BPE3*
28 Feb Competition
3rd Agg Dpi Competition (Set Subject- Street Life)
Dave Silk
07 Mar Lecture
Combining Art And Photography
Philip Hinton ARPS
14 Mar Lecture
Urban Exploration To Fine Art
Viveca Koh FRPS
21 Mar Competition
4th Agg Colour Print Competition
Sue Chapman ARPS, CPAGB
28 Mar Lecture
Paper– Choices For Printing
04 Apr Competition
Annual Print And Dpi Panel Competition
Tony Bentley ARPS
11 Apr Competition
4th Agg Mono Print Competition
Kirsty Ralfs LRPS
18 Apr Battle
Home Battle Against Herne Bay
Clive Tanner FRPS
25 Apr Competition
Annual Slide And Tony Hill Landscape Award Competition
Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB
02 May Competition
4th Agg Dpi Competition
09 May Members Evening
To Be Decided
14 May Battle
East Kent Cup (Away To Isle Of Thanet)
Ramsgate Football Club, Southwood Stadium, Prices Avenue Ramsgate, CT11 0AN
Raymond Bridges LRPS CPAGB ADPS BPE3*
16 May Competition
Annual Portrait Competition
Darren woolway ARPS
23 May Members Evening
Out And About Around Deal
30 May Competition
Annual Dpi Competition
Cherry Larcombe DPAGB ARPS EFIAP BPE3*
06 Jun Competition
Annual Mono Print Competition
Helen Taylor ARPS DPAGBBPE3*
13 Jun Competition
Chairmans Challenge
Janine Ball
20 Jun Competition
Annual Colour Print Competition
Malcolm Hardie BA (Hons)
27 Jun Members Evening
Agm And Presentation Award Night

Hand in date for all competition entries (unless otherwise stated) is the preceding Wednesday. You may submit up to 4 entries. The entries should be numbered 1 to 4 in order of preference. The competition will be restricted if the total number of entries is too great to be judged on one night. All entries must be labelled with your name and must have either a unique title or number. Please refer to Club Notice Board for any new entry conditions.
Digital Projection.
Please refer to the Digital Guidelines page.
Panel Competitions
Hand in for the Panel competitions is on the preceding Wednesday. Titles are optional.
Print Panel
In each panel, you may submit a minimum of 3 and up to a maximum of 10 mounted prints. Members are asked to include a clear plan of how to display them. Each image should be labelled with your name.
Digital Panel
Each digital panel should be created as a single digital image that conforms to our standard format rules. Each panel is to be presented as 3 separate pictures arranged horizontally on a black background.
Imagination Competition
Imagination may be applied in the form of a novel photographic technique, an interesting take on a familiar subject or an unfamiliar treatment of a familiar subject.

To install the calendar into Outlook Calendars

  1. Open the File 2018 calendar  on this link –    2018 Calendar
  2. Save the Excel file in CSV format to a location of your choice on your PC or mac.
  3. Open Outlook calendar
  4. Select File
  5. Select Open / Export
  6.  Select “Import from another program or file” then “next”
  7. Select “Comma Separated Values” the “next”
  8. Browse to find the saved CSV File
  9. If it is the first import select “Allow duplicates to be created” the “next”
  10. Select the calendar you are using from the drop down list. Then “next”
  11. Select the highlighted field starting “Import” so “Finish” is available to select. The mapping will be automatic.
  12. On selecting finish the information will download

Outlook Instructions with screenshots  . Outloook

To install the calendar into Google Calendars
1. Open the File named 2018 Calendar  on this link –   2018 Calendar
2. Save the Excel file to a location you can find
3. Open Google calendar
4. Select the settings Icon in the top right corner
5. Select Settings
6. Select Calendars from under Calendar settings
7. Select “Import Calendar” ( left hand side half way down)
8. Browse to find the saved File
9. Select the correct Calendar to import to
10. Select “Import” to finish

Google Instructions with screenshots  . Google