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.

Upcoming Events - mouse over for details
Apr
14
Tue
7:00 pm TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Set Subject: Song or Film Title The image must bring to mind the title of a song or film which is in the public domain, either recent or historical. This can be achieved either by[...]
Apr
28
Tue
7:00 pm Graham Burstow “Photographer’s R... @ De Molay House
Graham Burstow “Photographer’s R... @ De Molay House
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Members $2.00 Non-members $10.00
7:00 pm Skills Night April 28 @ De Molay House
Skills Night April 28 @ De Molay House
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Image Challenge is “Repetition”. The topic is Photographer’s Retrospective by Graham Burstow
7:00 pm TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Skills Night @ DeMolay House
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Image Challenge: Repetition
May
12
Tue
7:00 pm TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
TPS Competition Night @ DeMolay House
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Set Subject: Self Portrait A Self-portrait is a representation of an artist photographed by the artist.  The self-portrait is more than a selfie or snapshot because it is about capturing the essence of the artist’s[...]
Recent Posts Archives

September 2017 Competition – Call for Entries

The entries for our September 2017 competition are due, with the next club meeting on Tuesday, the 12th of September.
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by Graham Harris, August 15, 2017 Share:

August 2017 Alice Black Award – “My Ray of Sunshine” by Katrina Lynn

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, August 14, 2017 Share:

August Competition Galleries Open for Review

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.

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by Graham Harris, August 10, 2017 Share:

TPS Club Meeting – Tuesday, 8 August 2017

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:

  1. Lakes, Rivers, Dams
  2. Joy of Life

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

by Graham Harris, August 6, 2017 Share:

TPS Nature Field Day – 13th August 2017

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.

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by Graham Harris, August 6, 2017 Share:

Facebook Page and Closed Group

Members, if you were not already aware, our Society has a Facebook presence. We have an open-to-the-public page and a Closed Group area.

These will be in addition to this website, another means for people to stay connected, be informed, raise concerns or invite the general public to looking into our exciting club.

The Facebook page is here: Toowoomba Photographic Society – Facebook

The Facebook Closed, members only group, is here: Closed Facebook Group

Any further queries to the Webmaster.

by Tryg Helander, July 28, 2017 Share:

August 2017 Competition – Call for Entries

The entries for our first 2017-18 competition are due, with the next club meeting on Tuesday, the 8th of August.
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by Graham Harris, July 22, 2017 Share:

TPS Annual Dinner

The Toowoomba Photographic Society Annual Dinner and Awards night for the 2016-17 competition year is being held on Saturday, 19th August 2017 at Urban Grounds Cafe, 210 Herries St, Toowoomba at 6:00pm.  Please see the invitation available by clicking here – for more details and RSVP.

Payments can be made by direct deposit (preferred) or to Greg Ivanov on club night at the door.

by Graham Harris, July 19, 2017 Share:

TPS Skills Night – Night Sky Photography – 23 June 2017

Our next TPS Skills Night is being held at DeMolay House on the 23rd June 2017 at 7:00pm.

Our guest speaker this month is Jonah Scott who will speak on “Night Sky Photography”.  Jonah makes his own telescopes and photographs the night sky.  We will be photographing the night sky on his farm at Cecil Plains the following night on our 24th June 2017 Field Day. (more…)

by Graham Harris, June 14, 2017 Share:

Welcome to Toowoomba Photographic Society

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.

To join our club please follow the instructions at About the Club.  Additional information about the club can also be found here.

About our Club Our newsletter - Cable Release

by MyPhotoClub Colin, May 31, 2017 Share: