September 2018 Competition Entries

Due to an unexpected outage of the MyPhotoClub website last Sunday (12 August 2018) a number of images uploaded by members of Toowoomba Photographic Society for the September 2018 competition could not be accessed through the website for judging.

This problem has now been rectified although I have re-opened the competition for September 2018 in order for each of you to check that all images you have entered are there.  The competition will be kept open until 6:00pm on Monday 20 August 2018 so that you can check your images are there.  Following this they will be submitted for judging.

Additionally, some of our members have also uploaded images several months into the future.  These also became inaccessible but this problem now appears rectified.  Please check if your images are there if you are one of these members who has already uploaded images into future competitions.

TPS Skills Night – 24 July 2018

Our next TPS Skills Night is on Tuesday, 24 July 2018 at 7:00pm.
For this month the Image Challenge is “Signs”.  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 by 6:00pm on Monday 23rd July 2018.

Claim The Date, end of Year Dinner and Presentation Night

Pay ment can be made by direct deposit or at the door on a club night. we have to book numbers one week before so RSVP is critical.  The End of Year Dinner has been cemented as the 24th August and Golden Roast, the catering provider, will be tasked to provide both main and desert. Cost per member will be $35 per head. The pre-dinner nibbles will be by contribution by members. The bread will be purchased by Vintage Vignettes Photography. The club will run a soft-drink bar at $1 per can. No alcohol will be permitted as DeMolay house is an alcohol-free zone. Pre dinner nibbles will satrt at 6:30pm with sit down to eat at 7:00pm. Tea and coffee will be available after the meal.Toowoomba Photographic Society
Greg Ivanov
Toowoomba Photographic Society

TPS Skills Night – 26 June 2018

Our next TPS Skills Night is on Tuesday, 22 May 2018 at 7:00pm. This month we have been invited to photograph a local tea company’s product, in a commercial table-style shoot. The owner, Donna, has invited us to shoot her product and use this a learning tool for our members.
The company is called: Tranquil Tea and their facebook page is Tranquil Tea House.
​All are invited to bring your camera and flash, a tripod and memory cards to the night.

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Ipswich Photographic Society Convention – 18th August 2018

The attached letter outlines the Ipswich Photographic Convention to be held on August 18th, 2018, at the Walloon State School. The convention runs from 8am to 5pm.
All TPS members are welcome to book a spot at this convention.
Registration for this event is $75 per person. There will be several workshops, a trade show and guest speakers; one of which is the great Steve Parish.
If this interests you, please book early.

Repertory Theatre Tickets – $25 per seat

Members: please remember to bring your $25 per seat, for Repertory Theatre tickets, to next Tuesday’s Aggregate Competition night.

There are very few opportunities left to purchase tickets.

Ask your family and friends to participate too!

Remember, 25 exhibited member images will adorn the walls. 

This is one of our premiere fundraising events for the year, please help your community raise funds for our continuing prosperity.