Diary

We meet at The Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible.

If you would like to become a “virtual” member for this season or attend one of our Zoom meetings as a guest please email at: contactkeswickPS@gmail.com

  • Wed
    04
    Sep
    2024

    “A Naturalist with a Camera” with Tony Marsh

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    Live talk by our Chairman, Tony Marsh. There will also be a slide show of members' images which have been successful in external competitions.

  • Wed
    11
    Sep
    2024

    “Intimate Landscapes – Appreciating the Details” Simon Turnbull FRPS

    7:30 pmZoom presentation which will also be projected at The Friends Meeting House

    A talk via ZOOM by Simon Turnbull FRPS.

    simonturnbullphotography.com

  • Wed
    18
    Sep
    2024

    “Mobile Phone Photography” with Jeanette Lendon

    7:30 pmZoom presentation which will also be projected at The Friends Meeting House

    This talk via Zoom will cover both iPhone and Android phones. This will be an interactive evening and you may wish to bring your phones.

    Hand in entries for the critique

  • Wed
    25
    Sep
    2024

    “A Year at Leighton Moss Nature Reserve” with David Poole DPAGB

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

  • Wed
    02
    Oct
    2024

    Critique of member’s images

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    An interactive evening organised by Tony Marsh and Richard Jakobson. Live participation and via Zoom

    Hand in entries for 1st Open Competition.

  • Wed
    09
    Oct
    2024

    “Hot and Cold" with Keith Snell EFIAP, MPSA, LRPS.

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    A look at Landscape Photography from two contrasting environments

  • Wed
    16
    Oct
    2024

    “10x10x10”

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    Ten members will show and talk about ten of their favourite images in ten minutes each.

  • Wed
    23
    Oct
    2024

    First Open Competition

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    Judge: Richard Spiers DPAGB, APAGB, BPE2*

    Hand in 1st Set Subject Entries

  • Wed
    30
    Oct
    2024

    “The Way I See It” with Rosemary Wilman FRPS

    7:30 pm

    Location to be confirmed

  • Wed
    06
    Nov
    2024

    Practical evening of Portraiture and Still Life photography

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    Organised by David Woodthorpe, Keith Snell and Tom Stenhouse. Bring your cameras.

  • Wed
    13
    Nov
    2024

    1st Set Subject Competition. Theme “Mobile Phone Photography”

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    Judged by Tony Marsh.

     

  • Wed
    20
    Nov
    2024

    “The Art of Macro” with Tony North.

    7:30 pmZoom presentation which will also be projected at The Friends Meeting House

    A talk via ZOOM by Tony North MPAGB ABPE.

    artofmacro.com

    Hand in entries for 2nd Open Competition.

  • Wed
    27
    Nov
    2024

    “The Wild Landscape of Scotland”

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    A talk by  Dougie Cunningham

    leadinglines.net

  • Wed
    04
    Dec
    2024

    2nd Open Competition

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    Judge; John Reed DPAGB, ARPS, BPE3

    Hand in entries for 3rd Open Competition.

  • Sat
    07
    Dec
    2024

    Western Area Battle

    7:30 pmVictoria Hall, Dalston

    Hosted by Workington Camera Club and judged by Jane and Adrian Lines

  • Wed
    11
    Dec
    2024

    Christmas Dinner

    Details to be confirmed

  • Wed
    08
    Jan
    2025

    3rd Open Competition

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    Judge: Arjun Nambiar LRPS

  • Wed
    15
    Jan
    2025

    “Passion for Wildlife” with Kevin Pigney

    7:30 pmZoom presentation which will also be projected at The Friends Meeting House
  • Wed
    22
    Jan
    2025

    “In his Element” with Mark Gilligan

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    A talk by Mark Gilligan FBIPP about his landscape images taken in all weathers.

    wastwaterphotography.co.uk

  • Wed
    29
    Jan
    2025

    “ICM Photography”with Bill Pickard.

    7:30 pmZoom presentation which will also be projected at The Friends Meeting House

    A talk via ZOOM by Bill Pickard.

  • Wed
    05
    Feb
    2025

    “Monochrome Photography” with Colin Trow-Poole

    7:30 pmZoom presentation which will also be projected at The Friends Meeting House

     A talk by Colin Trow-Poole, FRPS, MPAGB FIPF via ZOOM.

    colintrowpoole.com

    Hand in entries for 4th Open Competition

  • Wed
    12
    Feb
    2025

    Three Way Battle

    7:30 pm

    Hosted this year by Keswick Photographic Society

  • Wed
    19
    Feb
    2025

    “In Search of …” with Bill Ward

    7:30 pmZoom presentation which will also be projected at The Friends Meeting House

    A talk about Creative Photography by Bill Ward via ZOOM.

    billwardphotography.co.uk

  • Wed
    26
    Feb
    2025

    4th Open Competition

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

     Judge: Simon Allen MPAGB, APAGB, EFIAP

    Hand in entries for  2nd Set Subject: "Monochrome"

    Hand in Audio Visuals for Short Sets Competition.

  • Wed
    05
    Mar
    2025

    “The Art of Phone Photography” with Gerry Coe

    7:30 pmZoom presentation which will also be projected at The Friends Meeting House

    The Art of Phone Photography” by Gerry Coe via ZOOM. Gerry has two FRPS distinctions, one of which was taken on his phone.

    iphone-art.uk

  • Wed
    12
    Mar
    2025

    Shorts Sets Competition

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    This year's Short Sets competition is AV's only.

    Hand in entries for the Portfolio of the Year (PDIs and Prints).

  • Wed
    19
    Mar
    2025

    Second Set Subject Competition

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    The Second Set Subject Competition is on the theme Monochrome. To be judged by Keith Snell EFIAP,MPSA,LRPS.

  • Wed
    26
    Mar
    2025

    Members’ Evening

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

     An opportunity to bring up to 4 images from the previous 4 open club competitions for discussion.

  • Wed
    02
    Apr
    2025

    “Out of Africa” with Steve and Ann Toon

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    A wildlife talk by Steve and Ann Toon.

    toonphotosafari.com

     

  • Wed
    09
    Apr
    2025

    PDI Portfolio of the Year Competition

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible
  • Wed
    16
    Apr
    2025

    AGM followed by Print Portfolio of the Year Competition

    7:30 pmThe Friends Meeting House, Keswick. Our meetings will be streamed live via Zoom whenever possible

    Judged by John Williams DPAGB, MPSA, EFIAP/b