Monday 13th March 2017: monthly meeting
Competition theme: Shallow depth of field / Bokeh
Entries for the NUPG Open Print Competition can be handed in at this meeting.
18th to 21st March 2017
The Photography Show at the NEC, Birmingham.
Excellent event for those wanting to broaden their photography knowledge. Everything from editing to using social media, plus lots of shiny camera gear. Last year there were some excellent offers on cameras and lenses by some of the big manufacturers.
31st March 2017
Final submission day for postal entries to the NUPG Open Print Competition
8th & 9th April 2017
Monday 10th April 2017: monthly meeting
Speaker Nick More: From Zero to Wannabe Hero.
Nick’s progress in underwater photography has been truly impressive. In competitive underwater imaging he has become one of the top names in the UK. He’ll be talking about how he progressed in underwater photography and going through how he produced some of his favourite images.
Competition theme: UK Freshwater
Monday 8th May 2017: monthly meeting
Competition theme: Wreck
Monday 12th June 2017: monthly meeting
Speaker Alex Tattersall “Confessions of an Ex-fiddler”Entries for the NUPG Members Print Competition can be handed in at this meeting if you are unable to attend the Splash-In.
Competition theme: Smile
Saturday 8th July 2017
Monday 10th July 2017:monthly meeting
Competition theme: Black and White
Monday 14th August 2017:monthly meeting
Competition theme: Crustaceans
Saturday 26th August 2017
Last year a number of NUPG members had success in this competition.
Monday 11th September 2017
Competition theme: Divers (SCUBA & Free)
Monday 9th October 2017
Competition theme: Unedited (Completely unedited image not even whole image adjustment!)
Monday 13th November 2017
Competition theme: Front Cover (An underwater image composed in a style suitable for use as a magazine cover)
Monday 11th December 2017
No speaker or competition just a get-together.