Workshop – “Lightroom for Beginners” – Part 2

The second part of our “Lightroom for Beginners” workshop is being held this coming Saturday the 25th November 2017 at the Toowoomba City Library.

Presenter: Margaret Kebble

Tutors: Michael Krause, Tryg Helander, Graham Harris

Date: Saturday, 25 November 2017

Location: Meeting Room 6, Toowoomba City Library, cnr Herries St and Victoria St, Toowoomba

Time: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Cost: $25 per person

This workshop is specifically for those who are beginners in using Adobe Lightroom, the industry standard for cataloguing and post-processing of digital images.  Course notes will be provided to participants.  You are asked to bring:

  • your own computer, monitor and power cables (loaded with Lightroom)
  • camera with some images on the memory card
  • pen

To register please contact the TPS Secretary via e-mail at – there is a limit of 10 participants so early registration is important to avoid disappointment.  Once your registration has been confirmed you can pay the workshop fee by direct deposit on-line to the Toowoomba Photographic Society Inc Heritage Bank Account BSB: 638070 Acct No. 4278291.  Use your surname and ‘LWksp’ as the description for your deposit.

December 2017 Competition – Open for Entries

The entries for our December 2017 competition are due, with the next club meeting on Tuesday, the 12th of December.

Please log in and upload the December competition images using the TPS MyPhotoClub website at  A video showing how to upload images is on the website here .  You must upload your images by Midnight Saturday 25th November.

Prints should be lodged with Murray’s Art & Framing, 485 Ruthven St by Midday Saturday 25th November.  You should also upload digital files of your prints to the website – this enables judging comments and scores to be assigned to prints and aggregate totals automatically calculated.  A video showing how to upload these digital copies of your prints is on the website here .  You must upload your images by Midnight Saturday 25th November

There are two Set Subjects for December

  • “Music”
  • “Broken, Bent or Busted”

This, together with the Open & Field Day categories, should provide a challenge!  Note that there is a limit of 3 images in total per member per month.

Note the Maximum Image size that can be uploaded is 2000 pixels on the longest side, and a file size of 1000 kilobytes.  If your images do not meet these specifications they cannot be uploaded.  Name your files with the title of the image – there is no need to add details of the section being entered or your name (but please ensure you select the correct section for your uploaded images).

Looking forward to seeing you at the meeting. Good Luck!

TPS Club Meeting – 14 November 2017

Our next club meeting is at 7:00pm this coming Tuesday, 14th November 2017.  There have been 118 images submitted by 40 club members for our November 2017 Aggregate Competition which will be judged this evening by Tryg Helander.

Our Set Subject for this month is “No caption required”.

We look forward to catching up with you all this evening.

Members can also download their latest Cable Release at Cable Release – November 2017.

My Photo Club – Membership $10 Payment

Members, those of you who are entering competitions and have not yet made your $10 payment for access to the My Photo Club online website, this must occur by the end of October.

Every member must pay this (unless you have already done so), or face removal from the system and be ineligible to enter monthly aggregate competitions.

Payment via direct debit into Heritage Bank is required, at $10 per member.

Acct name: Toowoomba Photographic Society Inc
BSB: 638-070
Acct No: 4278 291

If paying in a branch, Acct no. is: 4278 291 S21

Please put your surname and ‘MyPS’ as a reference.