We meet at DeMolay House, 90 Margaret Street, Toowoomba at 7:00 pm on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. The second Tuesday is our competition judging night and the fourth is our skills night.

Additionally, we meet at Jilly’s Cafe, 181 Margaret Street, Toowoomba at 6:00 pm on the 1st, 3rd (and 5th) Tuesday of each Month. These nights are for our micro skills presentations, developing one small area of photography’s skillsets.

About us

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.

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7:00 pm TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Image Challenge: Weather
7:00 pm TPS Skills Night Feb 25 – Graham... @ De Molay House
TPS Skills Night Feb 25 – Graham... @ De Molay House
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Graham Harris CF FAPS AFIAP GPU CR-2 QPSA PSQA will present a retrospective on his photographic journey on the 25th February 2020. Graham has been photographing since his early years growing up on various properties[...]
7:00 pm TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Set Subject: Action This can include animate or inanimate objects involved in any form of action. It is not limited to human activity. The possibilities are infinite but as long as the main thrust of[...]
7:00 pm TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Image Challenge: Water
Recent Posts Archives

Committee Nomination and Proxy Forms

The AGM is scheduled for 6pm on Tuesday 11th February. Please have all forms to the Secretary prior to the meeting’s commencement.

by Tryg Helander, January 28, 2020 Share:

Skills Night – 7pm DeMolay House

Please bring your camera and flash tomorrow night for Skills Night.

We will be discussing a shooting technique ’Forced Perspective’.

by Tryg Helander, January 27, 2020 Share:

Tuesday Night – Jilly’s Cafe 6pm

Tuesday Night – Jilly’s 6pm

Tripods: Types, usage

Tripod Heads & Alternatives

There will be no handout that night, but please look at the lesson plan below.

by Tryg Helander, January 19, 2020 Share:

2020 AGM Notice

Our required 2020 AGM will be on:

11 Feb – 6pm DeMolay House

Our normal competition night will follow.

by Tryg Helander, January 13, 2020 Share:

Note Well….Change of location for Tuesday Meeting

Due to circumstances beyond our control, Tuesday’s Competition Meeting will be held at The Vision Community Church, 45 Jones Street Harlaxton (just near the Aldi supermarket). The meeting will start, as normal, at 7pm.

Please be on the early side. You can see the church at the top left of the map. The turn onto Jones street is from Ruthven, just after the Northpoint Shopping Centre, when travelling North, or at the lights opposite the Harlaxton State School, travelling South.

by Tryg Helander, January 10, 2020 Share:

Micro skills Night at Jilly’s

6pm tonight At Jilly’s: tonight is about basic Colour Management and using paper/print manufacturers’ profiling. When sending your file out to a printer, it pays to understand this process.

by Tryg Helander, December 17, 2019 Share:

Camera Handling and Basic Photography Course – Tomorrow 9am

Tomorrow Morning 9am

For those who have registered and paid, the Camera Handling and Basic Photography Course at the Toowoomba City Library. If you are registered and did not pay yet, please have cash ready, $20.

Bring a notepad and pen, your camera and a user manual (if you have one). I will be at the foyer entrance at 8:45am.

See you tomorrow!

by Tryg Helander, December 6, 2019 Share:

Tuesday Microskills – at Jilly’s Cafe

by Tryg Helander, November 27, 2019 Share:

Heritage Bank Photographic Awards – Thank You

Thank you very much to our dedicated volunteers who helped hang the Heritage Photographic Awards this morning, sterling effort all!

These images look great hanging at the main branch on Ruthven, go check them out!

by Tryg Helander, October 31, 2019 Share:

Camera Handling and Photography Basics Course

People have been asking for one, so here it is…..

A hands-on, concentrated camera and photography basics course for a maximum of 20 people. 

This course aims to get you out of the auto and programmed modes and into using priority modes and MANUAL! Understanding metering, ISO, Focussing, White Balance, Aperture, Shutter and more….

by Tryg Helander, October 24, 2019 Share: