Monthly Meetings

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 March Meeting

NUPG 11th March Meeting

On the day ‘Splash-In’ underwater photography competitions; Random or plan? – I went plan. This month Jason Gregory is coming to tell us how he produced his beautiful image of a “Sea Pen” which succeeded in him nabbing the runner-up close up shot in The British and Irish Underwater Photography […]

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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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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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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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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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