The Portrait Group invite members to submit One Self Portrait in PDI club standard format to enter the Self Portrait Competition.
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.
Portrait Group will meet in the Small Hall next Wednesday 10th October at 7:30. Jan will be bringing some lights for a practical session.
The heats for the 2018 Dragon boat race start at 11am. Sunday 10fh June at the Chichester Canal. Great photo opportunity!
Details on website link above.
16 November 2017 to 8 February 2018
★★★★ The Times
★★★★ The Guardian
is the leading international photographic portrait competition, celebrating and promoting the very best in contemporary portrait photography. Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize
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.
Good meeting of the Portrait Group last night. It was interesting to see others photographs taken of the same subject at the same time. I also showed some posing guides I’d found in Pinterest ; I’ve added them here as PDFs for your convenience:
The group meets ad hoc when opportunities arise for people photography.
There will be a meeting at Tangmere on Wednesday 25th October where we will review last seasons work.
Dates and times will be announced.
Do not hesitate to contact Jan or Andy if you have any ideas for a photoshoot.
In particular regular photo shoots at Chichester College Hair and Beauty and Barbers dept. from November to April, daytime
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, December, January
Jan Davis, Andy Dulson
We have been taking pictures for St Wilfrid’s Hospice for some years which have been well appreciated. Pictures of their supporter groups are wanted from the following events.
Let me know if you would like to cover one or more of these events.
All the best for the New Year
Scottish Country Dancing evening on Saturday 7 th January – Lavant Village Hall
Elmer Entertainers are again supporting us with their latest show
‘Swings and Things’ being performed at Jubilee Hall, Middleton-on-Sea on Sunday 5 th February
Books, Bakes and Puzzles sale will be held on Saturday 4 th March in Donnington Parish Hall
Also, we will be holding a
Silent Auction on Saturday 11th February from 2–4pm at Lavant Village Hall.
‘Brocante’ – pre-loved items, on Saturday 25th March at Bosham Village Hall from 10am– 12 noon.
Poppy Parade Saturday 29th Oct meet at the Cross 10;00am
Remembrance Parade 13th Nov meet at the Cross 10:00am
Hair shoot at Chi college Wednesday 9th Nov @ 2:30pm
The portrait group meets for the first time on Wednesday 19th October in the small hall at Tangmere at 7.30.
Members who have taken portraits during last seasons events are requested to bring about 30 or more (up to 60) on a usb memory to show during the meeting.
Also any members who have not participated in our activities are welcome to bring some of their portraits to show as well.
We will also present the schedule of planned activities and discuss any suggestions for additional activities.