2016_17 Syllabus

Haddington Camera Club Syllabus 2016-2017

Note- A “Hand In Night” is the LAST ACCEPTABLE night for handing in prints or Digital Projected Images. They may be handed to the competition secretary on the hand in night, or earlier. DPI entries may be emailed to the appropriate  competition secretary at any time up to the hand in night.

Sept 13th Opening night, membership renewals and eats.  Presentation by President.

Sept 20th Lindsay Robertson; Landscape and other animals

Sept 27th Members evening – bring your camera.

Tutor Malkit Benning

Subject : A beginner’s guide to portrait photography

Oct 4th Members evening – bring your images

Oct 11th Sandy Cleland: Encounters with wild life

Oct 18th Members evening Quiz Hand in for first exposure competition CM

Oct 25th Andy Bennetts – Here comes the judge. (With apologies to Pigmeat Markham). Hand in

night for SPF Digital Championship at Stirling on Nov 13th.

Nov 1st Members evening – Bring your camera. TUTOR Malkit Benning Subject: Studio photography, tips and techniques

 Nov 3rd OUTING night photography . Botanic Lights. Botanic gardens Edinburgh

Nov 8th First exposure competition – judge Neil Scott

Nov 10th (Thursday)  Competition away at North Berwick (theme Movement)

Nov 13th (Sunday) SPF Digital Championship at Stirling.

Nov 15th Professor Gordon Findlater – Burke and Hare’s Edinburgh to be followed (at a later date if there is interest) by a visit to the Anatomy Museum of the university.

Nov 22nd Members evening – Photographs and poetry Hand in for theme competition

Nov 29th Member’s evening bring your camera

Dec 6th Talk David P Scott: The journey to the destination

Dec 13th Theme competition. Judge George Neilson

Dec 17th Saturday Christmas Social


Jan 10th Comedy + caption night

Jan 17th Members evening –archive evening Hand in for monochrome competition

Jan 24th Dr Richard Bingham: Random Ramblings

Jan 31st Professor Simone Meddle Around the world and 80 birds

Feb 7th Hand in for AV competition Monochrome competition Judge Neil Scott

Feb 14th Members evening Bring your camera

Feb 21st A/V competition Hand in for wildlife competition

Feb 28th Members evening – short talks

March 7th Wildlife competition Hand in for annual competition

March 14th Talk TBC

March 21st Members evening

March 28th Annual competition Judge Ron Bell

April 4th AGM Prize giving, display of members work