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NUPG Capernwray Spring Warm-Up April 28th

NUPG Capernwray Spring Warm-Up April 28th

We’ve had a lovely time up at Capernwray today for our Spring Warm-Up dive. Unfortunately the dreaded lurgy did attack some potential attendees, so hopefully that won’t stop them diving for too long. For those of us fortunate enough to be able to equalise and have time to make it […]

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NUPG April 2018 Meeting Report

NUPG April 2018 Meeting Report

Not so many for the pre-talk curry this month but the numbers increased to listen to Joseph Litt and his talk on Galapagos. Czech born Joseph has had a love for photography from an early age taking and developing photographs whilst at school. It was obvious from the start of […]

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NUPG 9th April 2018 Meeting – Josef Litt Galapagos

NUPG 9th April 2018 Meeting – Josef Litt Galapagos

This month’s treat is a talk from Josef Litt on the Galapagos, which is on many a diver’s wish list. You can find out about Josef, and his recently published book, on his website http://www.joseflitt.com. The monthly competition theme is Fish Face(s). Come and join us on Monday 9th April. […]

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NUPG March 2018 Meeting Report

There were a lot of takers for the pre-talk curry this month along with a great turnout to listen to Dr. Alex Tattersall and his talk entitled “Confessions of an ex (critter) fiddler”. Alex is an award winning underwater photographer and the founder of Underwater Visions. Before the presentation Alex […]

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NUPG Open Print Competition 2018 Results

NUPG Open Print Competition 2018   The third NUPG open print competition proved a great success at The Great Northern Dive Show 2018. The stand was really busy throughout the 2 days of the show with many of the visitors stopping to admire the 56 entries in the competition. The […]

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March 2018 Monthly Meeting

A real treat for us this month as we are going to be entertained by Dr. Alex Tattersall We really look forward to welcoming him “Up North” this coming March for his talk entitled “Confessions of an ex (critter) fiddler”. This talk will consider the ethics of underwater photography and […]

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February 2018 Monthly Meeting Report

Before the presentation Yo-Han gave an update on the NUPG GNDS Print Competition along with finalising arrangements of who was doing what and when with regards to setting up, manning and dismantling of our stand at The Great Northern Dive Show.  An update of what speakers have currently been booked […]

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January 2018 Monthly Meeting Report

Monday January 8th, 2018  Paul Colley, Chairman of the British Society of Underwater Photographers (BSoUP) and winner of many photography awards as well as writer of the book Winning Images with Any Underwater Camera judged our competition Best of 2017. A good turn out of people this evening listened to […]

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November 2017 Monthly Meeting

Monday 13th November 2017 ‘The Dominican Republic’   This month one of our members Paul Ansell will give us a presentation about his latest trip to The Dominican Republic. It should be interesting as he arrived just after Hurricane Irma and his holiday was cut short by the approaching Hurricane […]

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October 2017 Monthly Meeting

Kirsty Andrews, winner of many competitions including The Wide Angle Category in The 2017 British & Irish Underwater Photography Championship travelled from Bristol (via the Farnes!) to see us and gave a very interesting presentation on diving in the South-West of England. She began by telling us about when she […]

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