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NUPG 8th April 2019 Meeting

Speaker – Dr. Gavan Cooke  – multi-discipline biologist with specialisations in cephalopod biology and expertise in behavioural ecology, evolutionary biology and animal welfare. We suspect he will be talking to us about octopi and other Cephalopods. Competition Theme – Cephalopods

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NUPG 11th March 2019 Meeting Report

A wet windy night did not deter people arriving to be entertained by Jason Gregory this month and his very informative presentation on the planning behind his shot of a Phosphorescent sea pen (Pennatula phosphorea) for the BSoUP Splash-In 2017 competition. He succeeded in getting a well-deserved runner-up spot out […]

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05-CompactWinner-2831-2019-03-Monochrome-AlexT-01 Phosphorescent sea pen (Pennatula phosphorea) March 2019 Monochrome March 2019 Monochrome 01-OpenThird-6549-2019-03-Monochrome-MaggieR-02 March 2019 Monochrome
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NUPG 11th February 2019 Meeting Report

NUPG 11th February 2019 Meeting Report

February saw the NUPG welcoming Nick & Caroline Robertson-Brown of Frogfish Photography who entertained us with a presentation entitled “Telling Tales” which was all about the type of underwater images required by diving magazines, newspapers, online media and other organisations. Nick is a fellow of the Royal Photographic Society and […]

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NUPG 11th February Meeting

NUPG 11th February Meeting

Nick and Caroline Robertson- Brown will be entertaining us with a talk entitled “Telling Stories” – never let the truth get in the way of a good story! The competition theme is “Front Cover” and this month it will be judged by Caroline and Nick Robertson-Brown as being Underwater Photography Editors […]

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February 2019 “Front Cover” Instructions

This month’s competition is for a magazine front cover shot – This competition is going to be judged by Caroline and Nick Robertson-Brown. Have a look at some diving magazine covers to get an idea what they will be looking for. You do not have to have a person in […]

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NUPG 14th January 2019 Meeting Report

This January for our monthly meeting we had invited talented photographer and multiple competition winning photographer Kirsty Andrews to judge our “Best of 2018” Competition. She had travelled from Bristol to see us and we warmed her up upon her arrival with a curry. I also think she finished the […]

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January 2019-BestOf2018 British Isles Wide Angle Winner British Isles Close Up Runner Up Overseas Wide Angle Runner UP British Isles Wide Angle Third Overseas Wide Angle Winner
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NUPG 14th January 2019 Meeting

NUPG 14th January 2019 Meeting

Competition Theme : Best of 2018 Guest Judge : Kirtsy Andrews Our January competition will of course be “Best of 2018” and we’re delighted to say that Kirsty Andrews has agreed to be our guest judge this time. To allow time for judging, the deadline for entries will be 8pm […]

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NUPG 12th November Meeting Report

This month saw Nick More returning, this time to talk to us about ‘Fish Portraiture: Techniques and tips for creating characterful pictures’. An interactive session with questions being posed throughout, Nick started by getting us to think about the definition of a portrait and what factors can give an image […]

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NUPG 12th November 2018 Meeting

NUPG 12th November 2018 Meeting

This month Nick More will be returning to talk to us about “Fish Portraiture” – techniques and tips for creating characterful pictures. Competition Theme : Rust  

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NUPG 8th October Meeting Report

A very busy scene greeted me this month as I settled down for a pre-talk curry and chat, we welcomed some new people as well as Martyn Guess and his wife Sue to the NUPG. Martyn has been diving for over 30 years and taking underwater images for over 25 […]

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01-OpenThird-2018-10-Colonies-NickRB-01 01-OpenThird-2018-10-Colonies-CSC-MaggieR-01 04-CompactRunnerUp-2018-10-Colonies-Compact-AlexT-02 October 2018 – Colonies 01-OpenThird-2018-10-Colonies-ElaineW-02 02-OpenRunnerUp-2018-10-Colonies-CSC-GlynnP-02
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