Category Archives: Portrait Group

Vote of Thanks and Christmas Special

Hi all,

This is a request for both the above.

We are short of volunteers to give the vote of thanks to our judges and speakers on the following dates. Dec 6th, Jan 10th & 24th, Feb 7th & 21st, Mar 7th, 21st & 28th, Apr 11th, 18th & 25th, May 9th & 23rd. This is important for the club so please be kind enough to let either Mike Hancock, Mike Harris or  Glyn Edmunds know by email if you are willing to give a VOT. Obviously we need someone for this coming meeting on the 6th. 

Now for the fun and games. On Dec 13th we have our Christmas special, Ho Ho Ho, which is a fun evening where we can enjoy ourselves by dressing in our favourite Christmas attire, enjoy some Christmas fare and drink while competing as teams in a Christmas quiz so I do hope as many of you as possible can attend. We need prizes donated for the raffle which can be brought to our next meeting on the 6th or on the night of the Christmas special on the 13th. For those who plan to attend could you also bring some finger food and drinks on the night for us all to enjoy.

Self Portrait Competition sponsored by the Portrait Group

The Portrait Group invite members to submit One Self Portrait  in PDI club standard format to enter the Self Portrait Competition.

http://www.photocompentries.net/?org=chichestercc

There will be a super prize for the  best portrait judged by the Portrait Group’s judge.

The winner and the certificates of merit will be announced at the Christmas Bash on the 13th December.  Deadline for submissions  on upload site Friday 7th December. 

 

National Portrait Gallery – Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize Exhibition

16 November 2017 to 8 February 2018

★★★★ The Times
★★★★ The Guardian

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize is the leading international photographic portrait competition, celebrating and promoting the very best in contemporary portrait photography.

The Prize has established a reputation for creativity and excellence, with works submitted by a range of photographers, from leading professionals to talented amateurs and the most exciting emerging artists.

The selected images, many of which will be on display for the first time, explore both traditional and contemporary approaches to the photographic portrait whilst capturing a range of characters, moods and locations. The exhibition of fifty-nine works features all of the prestigious prize winners including the winner of the £15,000 first prize.

Portrait Group Meeting. Introduction and review of last season Wednesday October 25

Wednesday October 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

 

Meeting where all interested members are welcome.  

For those who have participated in last seasons shoots please bring 20 to 30 images on a memory stick  from which we will show and have discussion and feedback. 

Any ideas for Portrait shoots welcome.  

Open discussion on Portrait photography.

Dates for Portrait shoots will be announced.  Some shoots already anticipated.

  • Chichester College Hair and Barbers, 3rd May 2018 2:30 pm so far.
  • Events in the city such as Remembrance Day Sunday 12th November,  
  • St Pancras Wheelbarrow walk Saturday 16th December  
  • Also there are opportunities to contribute to St Wilfrids Hospices’ , Moonlight Walk and other activities .   
  • Lavant Players, 27th Nov @ 7pm, January 21st @ 2pm

Jan Davis   Andy Dulson