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And it’s FREE

For the 2020/2021 season DPS is Free to join.  All membership subs have been waived so there is no better time to come along and see what we can offer (alas only on Zoom at present).

Still Zooming along

Still Zooming along

 

Yes, due to the continuing restrictions on meeting physically, DPS is conducting all its meetings via Zoom until the current situation changes.   Join uson a Monday night by contacting Jeff Stevens by an email at jeffstevens1@yahoo.com   You will .be most welcome

Zoom, here we come

Following the latest Government regulations on groups over 6 members, DPS has again suspended its physical meetings and is resorting to Zoom meetings hopefully commencing with the Novice Trophy on Monday 21st September.

Details of how to log in will besent to members sometime in the next week or so.

New Season

Hooray!   The new season of Driffield Photographic Society will be opening on Monday 7th September at 7.30pm in the Maple room at the Bell Hotel.

Coronavirus precautions will be in place and we ask you to obey all safety requests in force for you own and other members’ protection.  Social distancing will be in place, hand sanitisation and collection of contact details will be required.

We hope to see you there.

Norman Trophy

This year we won the Yorkshire Coastal Photographic Groups’s Norman Trophy.

Here are the results .

DPIs
1. Heritage Railway by Dave Hartley {19)
2. Flamborough Lighthouse by Ernie Howard (18)
3. Solitaire by Brian Jackson (20)
4. The Coalman by Darren McDonald (19)
5. The arctic Corsair Fishing Trawler by David Irelans (18)

Prints
1. Lighting The Lamp by Darren McDonald (15)
2. Heritage railwayman by Dave Hartley (20)
3. Heritage Farming by Steve Shipley (20)
4. Transporter Bridge by Brian Jackson (16)
5. Salts Mill by david Ireland (19)

Totals 184 1st

Other Clubs

The Wolds 177 2nd

F.ocus 177 2nd

Hornsea 173 4th

Pocklington 171 5th

Beverley 162 6th

February Cuppa and Capture

11 am Saurday 29th February 2020

Sewerby Hall Cafe

Subject:  Geometric Shapes and Textures

Next Cuppa and Capture

The first Cuppa and Capture session for 2020 is organised for Saturday 25th January.

Details are

CUPPA AND CAPTURE
SATURDAY 25TH JANUARY
SLEDMERE
MEET AT THE CAFÉ AT 11.00am
CAPTURE
…. AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY LOOK, BY TAKING YOUR PICTURES IN
SEPIA OR MONOCHROME

Bell Trophy venue

Just to let you know that the Bell Trophy is to be held at the Main Golf Club on Bridlington South, Belvedere Road YO153NA on Thursday 21st November 2019. Starts 7.30pm.

A date for your diary

On Monday 4th November Driffield Photographic society is hosting a special event.  Loughborough based photographer Danny Green is presenting “The Wild Taiga”, a show of his superb wildlife images taken in this seemingly desolate wilderness.  This well known wildlife photographer is not to be missed.  Please invite your family and friends along for a spectacular evening of wonderful photographs.

Details of Danny and his work can be found at

http://www.dannygreenphotography.com/

Pleas note, due to the quality and cost of this presentation there will a £5 entry fee for non members.  Still worth every penny!