Established in 1900

Southend Photographic Society

Syllabus 2017 - 2018

 Syllabus list will reduce as the season progresses so that the next meeting will always be at the top.



September 2017

08 Opening Evening, inc club details

Introduction & Welcome by your Chair Person

15 The Wildlife of Copped Hall Park" - Peter Warne

22 1st Digital Competition - Judge - Roger Winter

29 “An Evening with Olympus”


October 2017

06 “Down Trodden Man” - Russell Lindsay FBPE EFIAP MPAGB

13 1st Print Competition - Judge - Paul Radden LRPS DAPG

20 "Moments with the famous" - Barry Marsden

27 "Climbing to the Top" A Presentation by last year's Top Photographers


November 2017

03 2nd Digital Competition - Judge - Graham Parry

10 "Big Print Show" - Ron Tear ARPS MPAGB PSA3 BPE4*and Maggie Tear LRPS CPAGB

17 2nd Print Competition - Judge - Dave Wilcox

24 "Digital Macro Photography" - Roger Hance FRPS AFIAP BPE5*


December 2017

01 No Meeting at Hall - It is not available

08 3rd Digital Competition - Judge - Robert Good

15 Practical Evening - Bring your camera

22 No Meeting - Closed - Christmas

29 No Meeting - Closed - New Year


January 2018

05 3rd Print Competition - Judge - David Portwain LRPS

12 "Forensic to Art Photography" - Chris Farndell

19 "Up, Up & Away" - Balloon Photography - Andrew Garnham

26 4th Digital Competition - Judge - Paul Adams DPAGB ARPS FDPS


February 2018

02 "A Hole In My Bag" - Don Thompson BPE3*

09 4th Print Competition - Judge - Mike Fuller

16 "Mainly Landscapes" - Chris Aldred ARPS CPAGB BPE1*

23 5th Digital Competition - Judge - Stephen Carroll APRS


March 2018

02 Practical Evening (Surcharge £1.50)

09 5th Print Competition - Judge - Vic Hainsworth ARPS DPAGB

16 Studley PDI Challenge - Judge - Andy Smith LRPS. Closing Date for Annual Competition Entries

23 "The Spaceman Returns - An Introduction to Astronomical Image Processing" - Nik Szymanek

30 No Meeting - Closed - Good Friday


April 2018

06 Chairman vs Vice-Chairman Battle - "Bring it on!"

13 "London Light, London Life" - Chris Shepherd

20 "The Chairperson's Evening" - The Choice of the outgoing Chairperson

27 Annual General Meeting. Your Official Notification - 20.00hrs Start.


May 2018

04 Annual Awards Evening