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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Dec
10
Tue
7:00 pm TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Set Subject: Rust The red or orange coating that forms on the surface of iron when exposed to air and moisture. Rusting leads to corrosion and destruction of the object. It is any film or[...]
Jan
14
Tue
7:00 pm TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
Jan 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Set Subject: Abstract Abstract photography is the expression of ideas and emotions by using elements such as colours, lines, shapes and textures without attempting to create a realistic picture – any subject, no matter how[...]
Jan
28
Tue
7:00 pm TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Image Challenge: Christmas
Feb
11
Tue
7:00 pm TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Set Subject: Looking Down The image must be taken so as to show a scene which lies below the photographer. The height from which the image is taken is immaterial. Judge: Jenny Graff AAPS PSQA
Feb
25
Tue
7:00 pm TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Image Challenge: Weather
Recent Posts Archives

Entries for the TPS Members’ Exhibition 19-23 March – Toowoomba CUA

Members, please bring along any print image, for display at the Exhibition, to our next Aggregate Competition night (Tuesday 13th March).

The exhibition will run from the 19th to the 23rd March in the CUA offices, Ruthven Street Toowoomba CBD. Images, including frames and mats, should be no larger than 16″ x 20″ in size, black preferable (but if in frames, white is acceptable).

If bringing along in a frame, to sell, please include the pricing and your name on the reverse side (a small, neatly printed card/paper suggesting the artist, the name of the print, the pricing etc, would be appropriate).

by Tryg Helander, March 11, 2018

TPS Club Meeting – 13 March 2018

Our next club meeting is at 7:00pm this coming Tuesday, 13th March 2018.  There have been  106 images submitted by 36 club members for our March 2018 Aggregate Competition which will be judged this evening by John Stewart.

There are two Set Subject for this month:

  1. Doors/Windows
  2. Landscape

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

Members can also download their latest Cable Release at March 2018 Cable Release.

by Graham Harris, March 11, 2018

TPS Exhibition at the CUA, 19-23 March.

Media Release for CUA Exhibition 19-23 March. Sent to most Darling Downs digital media agencies this morning. Please get the word out to all your friends and family.

 

by Tryg Helander, March 6, 2018

April 2018 Aggregate Competition – Entries due 13 March 2018

The entries for our April 2018 competition are due before or at our next club meeting on Tuesday, the 13th of March 2018.

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by Graham Harris, March 1, 2018

TPS Skills Night – 27 February 2018

Our next TPS Skills Night is on next Tuesday, 27  February 2018 at 7:00pm. Our guest speaker on this night is Sid Owen from Owens Studio who will speak about studio portraiture.

For this month the Image Challenge is “Negative Space”.  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 graham_harris@westnet.com.au by 6:00pm on Monday 26th February 2018.

by Graham Harris, February 23, 2018

TPS Field Day – Studio Shoot, 25 February 2018

The TPS Field Day for this month is a Studio Shoot with Sid Owen at Owen Studio, 169 James St, Toowoomba on Sunday, 25 February 2018 – between 2:00pm and 4:00pm.

This field day is limited to 15 club members at a cost of $5 each – to meet the cost of a model for the shoot.  At the time of this post there remain 6 places – this shoot is aimed at beginners in studio photography.  Please let me know if you are interested in attending by 6:00pm, Friday 23 February 2018 – e-mail me on graham_harris@westnet.com.au.

by Graham Harris, February 21, 2018

Alice Black Award – February 2018 – “Track man” by Mick Jones

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.

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by Graham Harris, February 18, 2018

TPS Cosplay Photoshoot – 17 February 2018 – now cancelled

The COSPLAY Photography event, scheduled for Saturday 17th February, has been cancelled by the event coordinator, due to a lack of interest by their membership.  

Should a future opportunity surface, we will keep you informed.

by Graham Harris, February 12, 2018

TPS Club Meeting – 13 February 2018

Our next club meeting is at 7:00pm this coming Tuesday, 13th February 2087.  There have been 100 images submitted by 35 club members for our February 2018 Aggregate Competition which will be judged this evening by Gerard Saide.

There are two Set Subject for this month:

  1. Upset
  2. Long exposure

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

Members can also download their latest Cable Release at February 2018 Cable Release.

by Graham Harris, February 11, 2018

TPS Photo Shoot – Cos Play – 17 February 2018

Toowoomba Photographic Society has been invited through Geoff Adams to photograph the next outing of the USQ Cosplay Group at Boyce Gardens, 6 Range St, Mount Lofty on Saturday, 17 February 2018 between 12 noon and 5pm.

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by Graham Harris, January 31, 2018