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NUPG 10th December – Christmas Curry

It’s the time of year when we get together for a good old catch up on all things diving and photography related and if you want to you can don your favourite festive jumper. Our plan is to meet at the Gurkha Grill for a curry. if you can, please […]

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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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NUPG 8th October 2018 Meeting

NUPG 8th October 2018 Meeting

This month we are fortunate to welcome Martyn Guess who is going to give a presentation to us entitled “Hints and Tips on how to take better underwater images”. Martyn has been diving for over 30 years and taking underwater images for over 25 years. He has been very successful in […]

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NUPG 10th September 2018 Meeting Report

This month we had the pleasure in welcoming Robert Bailey multi award winning photographer who has been taking stunning photographs both underwater and topside for over 25 years. Qualifying as an NAUI scuba instructor up to training director level at the University of Calgary from 1993-1999 he is a diver […]

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NUPG 10th September 2018 Meeting

This month we will be welcoming Robert Bailey who will be giving a presentation entitled “UW Photography in the UK – a ten year retrospective” Rob has been diving since the early 1990s and he never dives without his camera. From 2007-2009 he was chairman of the Leamington and Warwick […]

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NUPG August 2018 Monthly Meeting Report

Over 20 people turned up to this month’s meeting to listen to Sean Chinn presenting an informative and very entertaining talk entitled ‘Underwater Photography: My Journey’. Before 2011 he had little knowledge of photography or diving. He began his underwater journey in 2011 in a chilly Stoney Cove and since […]

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2018 NUPG Annual Splash-In Competition Results

On Saturday 4th August 2018 the Northern Underwater Photography Group held their annual “Splash-In” underwater photography competition in North Wales. Underwater photographers were invited to take pictures on the day, to be entered into two primary categories, then displayed at that evening’s meeting in Bangor and voted on by those […]

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2018 Splash-In Newcomer winner – Glynn Phillips 2018 Splash-In Close Up and Overall winner – Yo-Han Cha 2018 Splash-In Wide Angle winner – Glynn Phillips
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NUPG 13th August 2018 Meeting

NUPG 13th August 2018 Meeting

Sean Chinn will be coming to visit us and discuss his experiences with his talk ‘Underwater Photography: My Journey’. If you want to find out more about Sean you can visit his website http://greatwhitesean.com/ Competition Theme : Reflections

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