The entries for our September 2017 competition are due, with the next club meeting on Tuesday, the 12th of September.
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.
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.
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:
- Lakes, Rivers, Dams
- Joy of Life
We look forward to catching up with you all this evening.
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.
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.
The entries for our first 2017-18 competition are due, with the next club meeting on Tuesday, the 8th of August.
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.
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…)
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.