Manningtree & District Photographic Society

Programme for 2019 - 2020



September 12th – Chairman’s welcome and an Open competition judged by members of unedited images taken within a 10 mile radius of Manningtree during the summer break.


September 26th – Club chairman Frank Pearson and Vice-chairman Harvey Perkins will show images and offer tips based on what photography means for them.


October 10th – Astrophotography with Nik Szymanek


0ctober 24th – Open Colour Prints Competition - Judge: Peter Norris DPAGB, AFIAP,BPE3


October 31st – Open Colour and Mono PDI Competition – Judge: Peter Espley


November 14th – Workshop: Thinking in Colour to see in Black and White with Alan Sarsby


November 21st – Open Mono Prints Competition – Judge: Gill Adams


November 28th – North Essex PDI Competition – Judge: Mike Fuller


December 5th – Photographing the Suffolk Coast and Heaths AONB with Gill Moon


December 12th – Christmas Social


January 9th – Club members Ian Parker and Tim Stott will show images and offer tips based on aspects of their photography.


January 23rd – Patterns and Textures PDI Competition – Judge: Chrissie Hart


January 30th – Creative Expression with Roy Essery MPAGB


February 13th – Landscape and Seascape Print competition – Judge: Colin Westgate FRPS, MPAGB, APAGB,  MFIAP


February 27th – Weather PDI Competition – Judge: Tony Bramley FRPS


March 12th – Landscape Photography: a learning curve with Justin Minns


March 26th – Action Prints – Judge: john Wrigley


April 9th – Close-ups PDI Competition – Judge: George Buxton


April 21st – East Ipswich Camera Club Granville Foulger Trophy – Judge: Sarah Kelman ARPS,DPAGB


April 23rd – Wildlife of the Tendring Peninsular with Liz Huxley


April 30th – Ten thousand miles of ocean with Sarah Kelman ARPS,DPAGB


May 11th – Inter club competition between Manningtree, Harwich and Dovercourt and Alresford Camera Cubs - Judge: Vic Hainsworth ARPS, DPAGB


May 14th – Images of the Year Competition – Judge Vic Hainsworth ARPS, DPAGB


May 28th - AGM