Our aim is to promote, improve, share and enjoy photography in Toowoomba and the surrounding district offering many services, all specifically designed to improve photography and photographic skills in a friendly social atmosphere. Membership is open to all comers regardless of whether you are a beginner, an amateur or a professional photographer.
We meet at DeMolay House, 90 Margaret Street, Toowoomba at 7:00pm on the 2nd Tuesday and 4th Friday of each month.
For more information go to About the Club
The entries for our October 2017 competition are due, with the next club meeting on Tuesday, the 10th of October.
The next TPS Skills Night is on Friday, 22 September 2017 at 7:00pm. For this month the Image Challenge is “Music”. Please send up to five images for this Challenge, together with up to five images for the Field Day and five for the Favourites to be included in the Skills Night audio-visual to me at firstname.lastname@example.org by 6:00pm on Thursday 21st September 2017.
On Saturday the 19th August the Toowoomba Photographic Society held its annual dinner to celebrate the completion of a very successful 2016-17 competition year.
The current TPS Committee having been developing a 5-year Strategic Plan for the club. A draft is now available for comment and discussion. You can download a copy here.
A next TPS Skills Night is on Friday, 25 August 2017 at 7:00pm. The agenda for this month includes:
The entries for our September 2017 competition are due, with the next club meeting on Tuesday, the 12th of September.
To perpetuate the memory of our late member Alice Black, the club has introduced the ‘Alice Black Memorial Trophy’ to be contested each year on a perpetual basis.
TPS Members can now access the image galleries for the August 2017 competition by selecting the Competition link from the Members option on the menu bar at our website. On the page that appears you can choose either the August A Grade or August B Grade links to view the competition entries, their scores and comments from the judging. You can also enter your own comments.
Our first club meeting for the new competition year is at 7:00pm this coming Tuesday, 8th August 2017. There have been 120 images submitted by club members for our August 2017 Aggregate Competition which will be judged this evening by Graham Harris.
Our Set Subjects for this month have been:
- Lakes, Rivers, Dams
- Joy of Life
We look forward to catching up with you all this evening.
The next Toowoomba Photographic Society Field Day is being held in conjunction with the Toowoomba Field Naturalist Club on Sunday, 13th August 2017. On this field day we will visit two properties in the Kingsthorpe District. The sites provide plenty of photographic opportunities – rural scenery, birdlife, native vegetation and aboriginal scar trees to name a few.
The Field Day locations can be seen in the accompanying map – click on thumbnail for a larger image.