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Date What’s On
3 September Classic Wild Landscapes

David Boag FRPS hails from Dorset.  A wildlife photographer and lecturer with many publications and awards to his name.  His presentation this evening will concentrate on how to photograph landscapes and habitats around the world.

10 September An Evening with Verity Milligan

Verity is an award-winning landscape, wild-life and commercial photographer who writes a regular, monthly column in Practical Photography magazine.

17 September Slovenia: Landscape, Culture and Heritage

Colin Trim LRPS presents his travelogue.

Upload entries for Mono PDI Aggregate Round 1

24 September Stu McKenzie Presents

A varied programme of images taken during his 24 years as an Army Photographer and latterly on expeditions to the Arctic Circle and Mongolia.

29 September Annual General Meeting

Details to follow

1 October Mono PDI Aggregate – Round 1

Judge: Eddy Lane ARPS APAGB

8 October Adventures of a Wildlife Photographer

Simon Roy is a widely-published photographer based in Yorkshire. He has been successful in many international competitions, and his aim this evening is ”to explore the beautiful, fragile yet enduring nature of British wild-life”.

Upload entries for PDI Colour Aggregate Round 1

15 October He Shoots, He Scores!

Andrew Moss is a freelance photographer based in London. He specialises in Sport and Location shots.

22 October PDI Colour Aggregate – Round 1

Judge: David McGuire

29 October Creative Studio Portraiture

A master-class given by Carol McNiven Young FRPS EFIAP CPAGB BPE4*

Upload entries for Mono PDI Aggregate Round 2

5 November Creative Flower Photography

Colin Harrison FRPS (and many other distinctions ) is a well-known member of the club. This evening Colin will be showing how to make creative digitally-enhanced images of frozen and pressed flowers presented both as single PDI’s and in A-V sequences.

10 November Battle with Cheltenham, USA
12 November Mono PDI Aggregate – Round 2

Judge: John Haines

Upload entries (3 PDI’S) for the Harry Sedgwick competition (Architecture)

19 November My Photography

Paul Stanley FIPF EFIAP/g zooms in from Dublin with a selection of recent images covering a variety of genres.

Upload entries for Colour PDI Aggregate Round 2

26 November The Harry Sedgwick Trophy Competition

This year’s subject is ‘Architecture’. Judged by David E Gibbins.

3 December Colour PDI Aggregate – Round 2

Judges: Sue O’Connell and Peter Brisley

10 December James Kerwin – Abandoned Architecture
17 December The Way I See It

Our traditional Christmas Social cannot take place. Instead we are treated to a presentation by Notts.-based photographer Chris Upton ARPS.

HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR 2021 TO ALL MEMBERS. 
7 January CISP 2020

We will start 2021 with the Cheltenham International Salon Show.

Upload entries Mono PDI Aggregate Rd 3  ‘Shadows’

14 January The Life and Times of a Regional Press Photographer

Simon Pizzey of the Gloucester Echo looks back, with images of course, on his varied career.

19 January Battle at Gloucester
21 January Mono PDI Aggregate Round 3 “Shadows”

Judge: Brian Coleman AFIAP AWPF

28 January The Greater Picture

A presentation of fine-art wildlife photography by Tom Way, a successful professional in this genre. We anticipate a superb evening of wild-life and natural history images.

Upload entries for Colour PDI Aggregate Rd 3  ‘Glass’

4 February Inner-Landscapes and Smallscapes

Andy Phillips

11 February Colour PDI Aggregate Rd 3 ‘Glass’

Judge: Les Loosemore

18 February Photography from the University of Gloucestershire

Students and staff from the thriving degree courses at our local university showcase some of their current work.

Upload entries for Mono PDI Aggregate Round 4

25 February Up Your Photography

‘Up’ as in ‘Improve or expand’! Phil Savoie, a professional photographer and trainer from South Wales shares with us his tips and ideas for the making of better photographs.

4 March Mono PDI Aggregate Round 4

Judge: Graham Walton DPAGB

11 March Seeing is Believing

Warren Alani ARPS DPAGB returns after a gap of three years with a mixed bag of images from a wide range of genres captured in both colour PDI and mono print formats.

18 March (9.30am UK time) Cheltenham v Australia

A battle between Cheltenham CC and our namesake club in New South Wales. Judge: Colin Harrison

18 March (evening) Andy Marland

The Industrial Tourist – Exploring the Industrial North

25 March Home Grown Talent

Three members of the club have nobly agreed to present an aspect of their photography. Their work is well-known and successful in club competitions, and this evening we are fortunate to have the opportunity to hear from the photographers themselves rather than an appreciation by a third-party judge.

Upload entries for Colour PDI Aggregate Round 4

Bring/upload Annual Exhibition Entries

1 April Deadline for CISP entries 

1 April 3-way Battle with Stroud and Cirencester, at Stroud
8 April Colour PDI Aggregate Round 4

Judge: Mike Sharples  ARPS

Deadline for entries for Eric Franks (Prints) and Jean Krier (AVs)

15 April Michael O’Sullivan FRPS FIPF

Michael, one of the Judges for the Cheltenham International Salon of Photography, is an internationally renowned professional photographer and lecturer, best known for his personal work which he describes as “Conceptual Fantasy Art”.

22 April The Eric Franks and Jean Krier Trophies

Two separate competitions in one evening judged by selected club members! Monochrome Prints of Cheltenham will compete for a trophy donated by Eric Franks, one of our most revered past members. The Jean Krier Trophy for an Audio-Visual Sequence commemorates another Club stalwart of the 20th Century.

29 April Nettie Edwards

iPhone Photographer

6 May 2021 Annual PDI Awards Evening
13 May In the Footsteps of Shackleton

Eddy Lane and Pam Lane, both ARPS DPAGB EFIAP, follow in the footsteps of the Antarctic explorer, Ernest Shackleton. Stunning images of ice, snow and penguins to get us all in a mood for a British summer!

20 May The Annual General Meeting

Committee Reports, Presentation of Trophies, Election of new Committee, Motions for debate – how can you miss this evening? Come and play an active part in the running of your club! Do not forget to bring your favourite mounted print for the Members’ Choice competition.

BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY SUMMER TO ALL MEMBERS.

WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AGAIN ON SEPTEMBER 2nd 2021

Date – What’s On
3 September – Classic Wild Landscapes

David Boag FRPS hails from Dorset.  A wildlife photographer and lecturer with many publications and awards to his name.  His presentation this evening will concentrate on how to photograph landscapes and habitats around the world.

10 September – An Evening with Verity Milligan

Verity is an award-winning landscape, wild-life and commercial photographer who writes a regular, monthly column in Practical Photography magazine.

17 September – Slovenia: Landscape, Culture and Heritage

Colin Trim LRPS presents his travelogue.

Upload entries for Mono PDI Aggregate Round 1

24 September – Stu McKenzie Presents

A varied programme of images taken during his 24 years as an Army Photographer and latterly on expeditions to the Arctic Circle and Mongolia.

29 September – Annual General Meeting

Details to follow

1 October – Mono PDI Aggregate – Round 1

Judge: Eddy Lane ARPS APAGB

8 October – Adventures of a Wildlife Photographer

Simon Roy is a widely-published photographer based in Yorkshire. He has been successful in many international competitions, and his aim this evening is ”to explore the beautiful, fragile yet enduring nature of British wild-life”.

Upload entries for PDI Colour Aggregate Round 1

15 October – He Shoots, He Scores!

Andrew Moss is a freelance photographer based in London. He specialises in Sport and Location shots.

22 October – PDI Colour Aggregate – Round 1

Judge: David McGuire

29 October – Creative Studio Portraiture

A master-class given by Carol McNiven Young FRPS EFIAP CPAGB BPE4*

Upload entries for Mono PDI Aggregate Round 2

5 November – Creative Flower Photography

Colin Harrison FRPS (and many other distinctions ) is a well-known member of the club. This evening Colin will be showing how to make creative digitally-enhanced images of frozen and pressed flowers presented both as single PDI’s and in A-V sequences.

10 November – Battle with Cheltenham, USA
12 November – Mono PDI Aggregate – Round 2

Judge: John Haines

Upload entries (3 PDI’S) for the Harry Sedgwick competition (Architecture)

19 November – My Photography

Paul Stanley FIPF EFIAP/g zooms in from Dublin with a selection of recent images covering a variety of genres.

Upload entries for Colour PDI Aggregate Round 2

26 November – The Harry Sedgwick Trophy Competition

This year’s subject is ‘Architecture’. Judged by David E Gibbins.

3 December – Colour PDI Aggregate – Round 2

Judges: Sue O’Connell and Peter Brisley

10 December – James Kerwin: Abandoned Architecture
17 December – The Way I See It

Our traditional Christmas Social cannot take place. Instead we are treated to a presentation by Notts.-based photographer Chris Upton ARPS.

HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR 2021 TO ALL MEMBERS. 
7 January – CISP 2020

We will start 2021 with the Cheltenham International Salon Show.

Upload entries Mono PDI Aggregate Rd 3  ‘Shadows’

14 January – The Life and Times of a Regional Press Photographer

Simon Pizzey of the Gloucester Echo looks back, with images of course, on his varied career.

19 January – Battle at Gloucester
21 January – Mono PDI Aggregate Round 3 “Shadows”

Judge: Brian Coleman AFIAP AWPF

28 January – The Greater Picture

A presentation of fine-art wildlife photography by Tom Way, a successful professional in this genre. We anticipate a superb evening of wild-life and natural history images.

Upload entries for Colour PDI Aggregate Rd 3  ‘Glass’

4 February – Inner-Landscapes and Smallscapes

Andy Phillips

11 February – Colour PDI Aggregate Rd 3 ‘Glass’

Judge: Les Loosemore

18 February – Photography from the University of Gloucestershire

Students and staff from the thriving degree courses at our local university showcase some of their current work.

Upload entries for Mono PDI Aggregate Round 4

25 February – Up Your Photography

‘Up’ as in ‘Improve or expand’! Phil Savoie, a professional photographer and trainer from South Wales shares with us his tips and ideas for the making of better photographs.

4 March – Mono PDI Aggregate Round 4

Judge: Graham Walton DPAGB

11 March – Seeing is Believing

Warren Alani ARPS DPAGB returns after a gap of three years with a mixed bag of images from a wide range of genres captured in both colour PDI and mono print formats.

18 March (9.30am UK time) – Cheltenham v Australia

A battle between Cheltenham CC and our namesake club in New South Wales. Judge: Colin Harrison

18 March (evening) – Andy Marland

The Industrial Tourist – Exploring the Industrial North

25 March – Home Grown Talent

Three members of the club have nobly agreed to present an aspect of their photography. Their work is well-known and successful in club competitions, and this evening we are fortunate to have the opportunity to hear from the photographers themselves rather than an appreciation by a third-party judge.

Upload entries for Colour PDI Aggregate Round 4

Bring/upload Annual Exhibition Entries

1 April Deadline for CISP entries 

1 April – 3-way Battle with Stroud and Cirencester, at Stroud
8 April – Colour PDI Aggregate Round 4

Judge: Mike Sharples  ARPS

Deadline for entries for Eric Franks (Prints) and Jean Krier (AVs)

15 April – Michael O’Sullivan FRPS FIPF

Michael, one of the Judges for the Cheltenham International Salon of Photography, is an internationally renowned professional photographer and lecturer, best known for his personal work which he describes as “Conceptual Fantasy Art”.

22 April – The Eric Franks and Jean Krier Trophies

Two separate competitions in one evening judged by selected club members! Monochrome Prints of Cheltenham will compete for a trophy donated by Eric Franks, one of our most revered past members. The Jean Krier Trophy for an Audio-Visual Sequence commemorates another Club stalwart of the 20th Century.

29 April – Nettie Edwards

iPhone Photographer

6 May – 2021 Annual PDI Awards Evening
13 May – In the Footsteps of Shackleton

Eddy Lane and Pam Lane, both ARPS DPAGB EFIAP, follow in the footsteps of the Antarctic explorer, Ernest Shackleton. Stunning images of ice, snow and penguins to get us all in a mood for a British summer!

20 May – The Annual General Meeting

Committee Reports, Presentation of Trophies, Election of new Committee, Motions for debate – how can you miss this evening? Come and play an active part in the running of your club! Do not forget to bring your favourite mounted print for the Members’ Choice competition.