TPS Programme from January to May 2017

The Society meets each Tuesday from 8pm at the Maldron Hotel. Activities include sharing members’ images and the photography of special guest speakers from other camera clubs. We hold monthly competitions, practical evenings on various types of photography and regular outings to places of photographic interest. Everybody is very welcome and our members include beginners to photography and more experienced and advanced photographers.

Date Event
Jan 3rd First night back after Christmas, members will show some images taken over Christmas.
Jan 10th TPS Salon of Photographic Art, the opening of the TPS salon exhibition in Tallaght Community Library.
Jan 17th Studio Lights Set Up Night – due to the popularity of the portrait nights some of our experienced portrait photographers will run through the set up of studio lights explaining different settings etc.
 Jan 24th Guest Speaker – Noel Marry LIPF AIPF – Noel is an experienced wildlife photographer and film maker. Working on such shows as “Secrets of the river Shannon” an RTE production. Noel’s work has featured in many publications both nationally and internationally.

Competition League Entry Night

Jan 31st League Competition Judging Night
Feb 7th Guest Speaker Jackie Campbell LIPF – Jackie is a Dublin based photographer who specialises in a wide range of photography skills ranging from portrait to landscapes to nature to underwater macro!!

Feb 14th Guest Speaker Eddie Malin – Eddie is a Dublin based photographer who’s photographic interests include street photography and black & white photography. Eddie has recently published a book featuring images of black & white images of Dublin and its people.
Feb 21st Competition League Entry Night


Feb 28th  Competition League Judging
Mar 7th Guest speaker Gerry Kerr – Travel  Photography

Gerry will display his recently successful Fellowship panel of images and discuss the thought process and journey in achieving his Fellowship.

Mar 14th TBA
Mar 21st Guest Speaker Damien Wogan – Landscape & Seascape Photography

Competition League Entry Night

Mar 28th Competition League Judging
Apr 4th Guest Speaker Eimhear Collins –

Landscape, Wildlife, Sports & Travel Photography

Apr 11th  TBA
Apr 18th Guest Speaker – Moglander Part 2   Travel Photography _ Merv Colton will be back to continue his fantastic stories travelling through South America.

League Entry Night

Apr 25th Monthly League Competition night – The last round of competition judging for the year
May 2nd Podge Kelly Podge will give a demonstration on studio light photography.
May 9th  TBA
May 16th  TBA
May 23rd Annual TPS AGM
May 30th End of Year Party – To be held on either the Tuesday or the Friday of this week – Prize giving ceremony – The final night of the TPS year.