Information

Membership

Guests - Anyone is welcome as a guest for up to 3 weeks, the cost is £3 per week when they attend. After this we would like the person to join as a member.

Members - The fees for a single years membership is as follows, an adult is £30 and a junior is free. Each member pays a weekly cost of £2 when they attend.

Society Rules

If you would like to download a copy of the Society General Rules, click on the link below:

Society Rules April 2015 D

If you would like to download a copy of the Society Financial Policy, please click on the link below:

Society Financial Policy Nov 2016

If you would like to download a copy of the Society Main Competition Rules, click on the link below:

Society Competition Rules April 2015

If you would like to download a copy of the Society Digital Photo Competitions, click on the link below:

Society Digitally Projected Rules Nov 2016

If you would like to download a copy of the Society Policy for Younger Members, please click on the link below:

Society Junior Member Policy April 2015

If you would like to download a copy of the Society Junior Member Responsible Adult Form for a younger member, please click on the link below:

Society Junior Member Responsible Adult Form

If you would like to download a copy of the Society Equalities Policy, please click on the link below:

Society Equalities Policy

If you would like to download a copy of the Society Health & Safety Policy, please click on the link below:

Society Health Policy




Downloads

This is an excellent website for photography tips and news for beginners and advanced users. digitalcameraworld.com You can search the site for aperture, iso or exposure for example, there are many different tips and explanations covering all areas of photography.

This is a guide on how to create the composite image for the DPI portfolio competition.

Creating A Composite Image

This is the information provided by Stuart Crump, after this talk on getting a professional recognition for your photographs.

Broadening Horizons Notes

If you would like to download Dik Allison's Presentation on Free Software, click on the link below:

Free Software

Use the link below to download the Night Photography tips sheet used in our recent practical session on nightime photography:-

Night Time Photographynov 2011

Use the link below to download details of Doug Chinnery's free calculator sheet on long exposure settings:-

Longexposurequickcalculator

'Photoshop Tip of the Month' is provided by members for the benefit of us all:

Alan Townsend has provided this file to show how to create a sepia effect for your images in various versions of Photoshop. Click on the link below:

How To Create A Sepia Toned Effect In Photoshop

Bart Hoga has provided this file to show you how to Darken a sky in a photograph.Click on the link below:

How To Darken Sky On Your Landscape Photos

Chris Garritt, now sadly no longer with us, shows us how to use the basic tools in Photoshop CS3 and Photoshop Elements. This link will allow you to download the notes which Chris prepared for his lecture given in October 2010.

Rdps Photoshoptools

The first section of Andy Jackson Parr's Photoshop lessons, showing you how to create a Vignette can be downloaded by clicking on the link below:-

Creating A Vignette Around A Picture

The second section of Andy Jackson Parr's Photoshop lessons, showing how to 'Dodge & Burn' can be downloaded by clicking on the link below:

Dodge Burn