Panel of Four Results – 10th Jan 2019

Last nights competition was closely fought, with many excellent panels submitted by the members.  There were 23 entries , comprising 138 pictures to be judged by Peter Yeo. Congratulations to the winners of the nights event for their superb work.  This year the panels were all presented as PDI’s.

The full results are found in the members area  

PDI Panels Title Score
Cosmic Evolution (Simon) 20 1st
Abstracts in Wood (Della) 20 2nd
Donington Collection Requiem (Tony P) 19 3rd
Owen’s Uncle’s Old House (John W) 19 3rd

Panel of Four Competition – 10th Jan 2019

Peter Yeo will be judging our panel of four competition. Entries need to be with Simon, Rally Secretary by the end of night Sunday 6th Jan . 

This is the an opportunity for members to tell a story in pictures, this could be a series of images from a location, or on visual theme or just a set of four images that ‘hang together well’.  As with previous competitions entries to the Competition Sec  the Sunday before the competition.  Members can enter two PDI panels of four images.

The competition is open , you choose your subjects.

DPI’s  are in the standard 1400 x 1050 sizing, with an additional image in the same size that contains a composite image that shows all four pictures together.

If you require help creating the final composite image there’s a useful guide on Tony Pedley’s website – click here.

The Full Monty – Steve Fairbrother – 3rd January

Steve is predominantly a wildlife and landscape photographer, but also including drone, aviation, macro and architectural images, this talk aims to have something for everybody. It also includes videos taken with a DSLR and drone. You’ll hear the stories behind the images, what he was hoping to achieve and how he went about it. As a helpful guide, camera settings accompany each image.

Steve is a member of the society, and details of his work can be located at


Christmas Social on 20th Dec

If your are attending the Christmas Social on 20th Dec at the Kings Newton Bowls Club. Could you please let me know. We would also like a donation to the buffet and a raffle prize if possible.

There is a suggestion list for the buffet. I will bring it again on next Thursday’s session. If you are unable to attend next Thursday but still coming to the social. Just drop me a message so I have an idea of numbers.
Thank you

Lorraine Dowell