Monthly Meetings

NUPG – 8th July 2019 Meeting

Join us at the Gurkha Grill for a curry beforehand or for the meeting starting at 8pm Speakers – Alex Tasker and Olivier Van Overbeek Topic – Two talks on Scapa Flow Competition Theme – Crustaceans

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NUPG 10th June Meeting Report

NUPG 10th June Meeting Report

The June NUPG meeting saw Wendy Northway give a talk on the vital work of Seasearch. Seasearch is a volunteer led national project for divers to collect information to be used for marine conservation. It started some 30 years ago as an initiative started by the Marine Conservation Society. There […]

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NUPG – 10th June 2019 Meeting

Join us at the Gurkha Grill for a curry beforehand or for the meeting starting at 8pm. Speaker – Wendy Northway   Topic – Seasearch    Competition Theme – Spots

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NUPG 13th May Meeting Report

NUPG 13th May Meeting Report

The May meeting saw the NUPG hold their AGM and the first point of order was to thank the outgoing committee members for all their hard work over the past 12 months that saw new members joining the club, great talks and popular underwater photography events. The new committee was […]

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NUPG 13th May 2019 – AGM

The first part of the meeting will be our AGM. We would welcome new volunteers for the committee, if you’d like to know more please contact one of the current committee members. To keep the evening fun, once the AGM dicussions are complete, we have a short talk from Roisin […]

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NUPG 8th April Meeting Report

This month Alex Tasker gave us an insight into photogrammetry and his journey so far using this technique underwater. Our usual focus at NUPG is capturing the beautiful scenes we see underwater in 2D, so turning these images into something in 3d so you can move around an object or […]

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April 2019 Open Runner-Up – Glynn Phillips April 2019 – Open category – 3rd place
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NUPG 8th April 2019 Meeting

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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01-OpenThird-5695-2019-03-Monochrome-PaulA-02 01-OpenThird-6549-2019-03-Monochrome-MaggieR-02 March 2019 Monochrome Phosphorescent sea pen (Pennatula phosphorea) March 2019 Monochrome 05-CompactWinner-2831-2019-03-Monochrome-AlexT-01
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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 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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