Up and Coming

Monday 14th August 2017:monthly meeting

Yo-Han Cha will be speaking about his recent trip to Komodo and completing his long running quest to see a manta. For the second half of the meeting there will be a discussion of what equipment members are using. Please bring along your camera setup, preferably as it was when you took your competition entry if you have submitted a picture.

Competition theme: Crustaceans As last month submit only one image.


Friday 25th to Saturday 26th August 2017

The British and Irish Underwater Photography Championships

Last year a number of NUPG members had success in this competition. Images can be taken from 10pm Friday 25th to 10 pm Saturday 26th. Register before 10pm on the Friday.


Saturday 9th September 2017

Closing date for submission of entries to the BSoUP/ Diver Annual Print Competition 


Monday 11th September 2017

Simon Rogerson (Editor of SCUBA magazine) will be giving a presentation entitled A Place on the Page : Portfolio shooting for magazines.

Competition theme: Front Cover (An underwater image composed in a style suitable  for use as a magazine cover)


Saturday 23rd September 2017

The NUPG Newcomers Splash-In Competition will be held at Capernwray. Entry is free and open to anyone who has not won an underwater photography competition (not including the NUPG Monthly Competition). The winner will receive a trophy sponsored by Frogfish Photography. See the announcement on this site for more details.


Monday 9th October 2017

Speaker TBA

Competition theme: Unedited (Completely unedited image not even whole image adjustment!)


Monday 23rd October

Entry opens for Wildlife Photographer of the Year


Monday 13th November 2017

Speaker TBA

Competition theme: Divers (SCUBA & Free)


Monday 11th December 2017

Christmas Social

No speaker or competition just a get-together.


Thursday 14th December 11.30am

Entry for Wildlife Photographer of the Year