Programme Sept 16th – Dec 16th 2019

Posted by on Jun 19, 2019

Sept 16th           Welcome back. Each member bring 3 Colour and 3 Mono prints suitable for  consideration for the National Shield.

Sept 23rd          Photo League. Open

Exercise:  Composites to be returned on October 14th.  3 – 5 on   memory stick

Workshop on Composites by Jimmy Doyle.

Sep 30th           Open night. Have mounted prints, projected images and AVs to showcase.

Oct 7th             AGM.     Photo League: Theme – Shadows.

Oct 14th           Photo League,   Theme: Composite Print.

                          Return composites on memory stick

Oct 19th/20th    National Audio Visual Championships, Arus Chronan, Clondalkin, Dublin 

Oct 21st            AV night.

                          Exercise: Photo Story of your choice in 5 projected  images, for November 18th. 

Oct 28th           Bank Holiday   No Club.

Nov 4th             Photo League. Theme:  Mono Minimalism.

                          Workshop on portraits by Helen McQuillan

Nov 11th           Photo League. Theme:  Open.

                         Exercise: My three favourite images & why for Dec. 2nd on memory stick

Nov 17th          National Shield, Hotel Kilkenny, Kilkenny ( see 

Nov 18th           Photo League.  Theme: Portrait, Studio or Environmental.

Bring back projected images Photo Story.

 Nov 30th        Distinctions LIT Thurles. ( Date may change later)

Nov 25th         Photo League. Theme: Open Mono.

                        Presentation: Jim Brennan                       

Dec 2nd         Photo League.   Theme: Photojournalistic photo.

                       Bring back your 3 Favourite & Why photos.

Dec 9th          Photo League.   Theme: Seascapes.

Dec 16th        Christmas night out.

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Programme April 29th-May 27th

Posted by on May 21, 2019

Apr 29th         Return after Easter. Photo League.

May 6th          Bank Holiday. No Club. 

May 11th & 12th   National Club Finals & Distinctions & IPF AGM in  Mullingar. 

May 13th        Outing to Lees Road / John O’Sullivan Park, Ennis.

May 20th        Outing to Killaloe. Meet between the waters.

May 27th        Meet in the Oakwood Hotel. Bring in images on a memory stick from the outings  to Lees Road and Killaloe.

                        Photo League winner 2018-2019 to be announced.                      


 Use the Summer well to prepare for the  National Shield in

November  & the IPF Photographer of the Year Regional

Round in late 2019 followed by the finals of this

competition in 2020. Also consider the Nature Photographer

of the Year Regional Round in January and the finals later in

early 2020, The SACC Inter Club Competition and especially

the  IPF National Club Finals.

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Lees Road / John O’Sullivan Park Location

Posted by on May 2, 2019

Map of Lees Road / John O’Sullivan Park, thanks to Colin Bunce.

See you all there at around 7pm on Monday May 13th.

lees rd

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IPF AGM May 12th 2019

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Paul Reidy FIPF comes to Shannon

Posted by on Apr 2, 2019

Looking forward to a great night at the club next Monday April 8th with Paul Reidy FIPF of Blarney Photography Club.

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Congratulations Yvonne

Posted by on Feb 26, 2019

Congratulations Yvonne Acheson  placed 3rd in the All Ireland Audio Visual competition at the NIPA AV Festival at Ballyearl Arts & Leisure Centre, Newtownabbey last weekend with her iconic sequence “Inter Woven”.

Well done too to Maria O’Brien and Edwin Bailey who represented Shannon Camera Club at the event,

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Programme January 7th – April 15th 2019

Posted by on Jan 17, 2019

Jan 7th                  Photo League. Open.          Any 5 images on memory stick

Jan 12th          SACC / IPF Nature Regional Rround, Cabragh Wetlands Centre, Thurles 

Jan 14th           Photo League.  Open.

Exercise: Abstract Car Park   up to 5 images on memory stick for January 28th.

Jan 21st          Photo League: Theme:  Steps.

Tutorial: RAW explained and demonstrated.

Jan 28th         Photo League. Open

Bring back   Abstract Car Park

Feb 4th           Photo League. Black & White / Mono

                        Exercise: Practical Macro + 15 minutes tutoriaal. 5 macro images on stick for February 25th.

Feb 11th         Photo League, Open.                   Three members to show their work.

Feb 16th/17th   IPF Photographer of the Year and Nature Photographer of The Year, Talbot Hotel, Carlow.

Feb 18th        Photo League. Theme: Industrial Photography.

                        Tutorial: Filters, types and how and where to use them.

Feb 25th        Photo League, Open.       Bring back 5 macro on memory stick.  

March 4th     Photo League. Theme: Trees.  Colour & Mono. (either).     Practical: Intentional Camera Movement. (ICM)

March 9th          Distinctions, Dumamaise Arts Centre, Portlaoise. Ls & As only. 

March 11th    Photo League. Creative.     Give out The Spring Trail.

                        Tutorial: Photomerging, Blending, compositing.

March 16th 18thth Shoot Spring Trail.

March 25th    Photo walk along the estuary in Shannon.

April 1st           Spring Trail Judging.

April 8th          Speaker: Paul Reidy FIPF  ……  Blarney Photography Club

April 15th        Review  & critique Spring Trail photos.

April 22nd       Easter Monday.  No Club meeting.  Next meeting  April 29th

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