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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

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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NUPG 8th April 2019 Meeting

Competition Theme – Cephalopods

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NUPG 11th March 2019 Meeting Report

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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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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February 2019 “Front Cover” Instructions

This month’s competition is for a magazine front cover shot – This competition is going to be judged by Caroline and Nick Robertson-Brown. Have a look at some diving magazine covers to get an idea what they will be looking for. You do not have to have a person in […]

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NUPG 14th January 2019 Meeting Report

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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