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NUPG – 14th September virtual meeting

Henley Spiers gave us a totally new talk about Pelagic Encounters and Black & White Photography – setting some of us off playing with B&W conversions in Lightroom! In this month’s “Invertebrates” themed competition, two images tied for 1st place and we had to ask Henley to pick a winner; he […]

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NUPG – 10th August virtual meeting

This month’s guest was Mario Vitalini with a talk entitled “Changing Faces”. Using familiar techniques to shoot unfamiliar subjects: Lockdown and the restrictions in travel have meant that for many of us our usual diving spots can not be reached. Fortunately, things are starting to ease a bit and some less […]

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NUPG – 13th July virtual meeting

July’s competition theme was ‘Molluscs’. The winning images are below:

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NUPG – 8th June virtual meeting

“Magic Moments with Jane Morgan” Every cloud has a silver lining! Our guest speaker this month was Jane Morgan, who lives too far from the North to come to our meetings, so it was great to have her join our virtual meeting. This was a highly entertaining talk, which is […]

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NUPG – 11th May virtual meeting

We were proud to welcome Alex Mustard as our guest speaker in May.Unfortunately it wasn’t a physical meeting but he was able to present online to the group, with a talk titled “Appreciating Our Audience In Underwater Photography”. A recording of the talk is available here. May’s competition theme was […]

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NUPG – 9th March 2020 Meeting

NUPG – 9th March 2020 Meeting

Delighted that Trevor Rees came to speak at the March NUPG meeting, discussing his underwater photography, his competition winning shots, the equipment he uses and more. (https://www.trevorreesphotography.co.uk/) Trevor’s super image won this month’s ‘Macro’ competition.

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NUPG – 10th February Meeting Report

NUPG – 10th February Meeting Report

February saw two club members taking the “stage” to talk about two very different underwater photography topics. The first was by Justin Beevor on his recent trip to the Cayman Islands where he joined the “Digital Madness” team on an Alex Mustard underwater photography workshop. This was his 5th such […]

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NUPG – 10th February 2020 Meeting

A double-header of club members take to the “stage” in February. Justin Beevor talks about his recent Underwater Photography Workshop in the Cayman Islands with Alex Mustard. John Spencer will be talking about his underwater photography: Shore Diving the West Coast Scottish Sea Lochs. It will be a great meeting […]

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NUPG 13th January Meeting Report

The Northern Underwater Photography Group held their Best of 2019 competition this month. This event is one of the highlights of the year for members who can enter images into four categories: British & Irish Close Up, British & Irish Wide Angle, Overseas Close Up and Overseas Wide Angle. There […]

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NUPG – 13th January 2020 Meeting

Competition Theme : Best of 2019 Guest Judge : Yo-Han Cha Our January competition will of course be “Best of 2019” and we’re delighted to say that Yo-Han Cha will be returning north to be our guest judge this time. To allow time for judging, the deadline for entries will […]

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