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!

Get HIP in Hull

From the 4th to 27th October the Hull International Photography Festival is on.  Featuring some of the finest photographers and their work, this is a must to go and visit

Full details at  https://creativeandcultural.com/HIPfest/  and  http://hipgallery.co.uk/hull-international-photography-festival/

Cuppa and Capture upcoming

The DPS website now has details of the Cuppa and Capture events for the next season. If you go to the relevant page you will find the date, location and theme to go and grab some images and beverages.  What’s not to enjoy?

Calling all Wildlife photographers

You don’t have to be a dedicated wildlife photographer to appreciate a great National History image.  Beverley Art Gallery in the Treasure House will host the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition from Saturday, 22 June – Saturday, 14 September, making it an ideal day out for the summer holidays this year.  Details at  http://woldsweekly.co.uk/2019/06/wildlife-photographer-of-the-year-exhibition-returns-to-beverley-2/  And it’s free!

Congratulations to David Ireland

David entered 4 images in each of  the three categories, Monochrome, Colour, and Digitally Projected images of the prestigious Wath Salon Competition 2018.  

A first place was achieved in the Best Monochrome Print with his  image ‘Kings Troop Royal Horse Artillery’.

Two of David’s colour images where selected for the exhibition:

The Junior Lava Heron, and the Wreck of The Dayspring.

David also received praise for his image of the Roe Deer in a Field of Colour and was rewarded with a place in the top 100 Digitally Projected Images.