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St Andrews Photographers Exhibit in Loches.

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  • Nacreous Clouds seen at Cellardyke Nacreous Clouds at sunrise in the aftermath of storm Henry, 2 Feb 2016
  • David-Dewitte-après-les-ennuis
  • David-Dewitte-avant-les-ennuis
  • David-Dewitte-Berry
  • KP_Lightning-by-the-Garden-Gate
  • KP-Foodie-Rainbow
  • RMC_Midsummer-sunset-St-Andrews

St Andrews Photographic Society members were invited by the Camera Photo Club des Lochois (CPCL) to contribute 15 images of Scottish skies to be included in the annual Loches Photographic Exhibition held in Loches Town Hall from 2 November 2020 to 4 January 2021. Twenty -five selected images by the St Andrews Photographic Society members […]

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Speaker – Les Forrester- Wednesday 16th December – An Affinity with Monochrome.

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  • Tranquility
  • Radioactive-Nine

It seemed wholly appropriate that our final speaker of 2020 gave a presentation entitled “My Affinity with Monochrome” after all to many it has been something of a colourless year. The speaker was Les Forrester a highly respected photographer now based in  Yorkshire with a delight of architecture and taking fine art minimal long exposure […]

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Winners: 2nd Internal Competition

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  • A-Bowl-of-Stones-Stan-Farrow
  • Centerpiece-Stan-Farrow-
  • Florence-Back-Streets-Philip-Graham
  • Migration-Stan-Farrow
  • Peony-Helen-Willis Peony by Helen Willis
  • Puffin-In-The-Rain-Nicola-Shepherd

Congratulations to the winners of our second Internal Competition for the season which was judged on zoom by Doug Brendt, Past President of Edinburgh Photographic Society. Colour Images:1st Place: “Peony” by Helen Willis2nd Place: “Migration” by Stan Farrow3rd Place: “Puffin in The Rain” by Nicola Shepherd Mono Images:1st Place: “A Bowl of Pebbles” by Stan […]

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Speaker- Polina Plotnikova Wednesday 4th November – Starting From a Blank Canvas

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  • Still-Life-by-Polona-Plotnikova
  • Unstill-Life-by-Polina-Plotnikova
  • Studio shot of white parrot type Tulip flower Studio shot of white parrot type Tulip flower

They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder and the last two sessions of the St Andrews Photographic Society`s  weekly  Zoom gettogethers were  visual proof of this. On the 4th we were privileged to have a presentation by the award winning Polina Plotnikova a Russian now living in London. This still life and […]

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Annual Exhibition 2020

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Unfortunately this year due to the on-going situation with Covid 19 we have been unable to display as normal our annual exhibition in St Andrews. We have put together this slide show of our members photographs for you to browse and enjoy. As usual one image was selected as “Best In Show” by a judge […]

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Winners: 1st Internal Competition

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  • Bill-of-Sale-Stan-Farrow Bill Of Sale” by Stan Farrow
  • Goggenheim-Mike-Wragg “Goggenheim” by Mike Wragg
  • Lockdown-Stan-Farrow Lockdown by Stan Farrow
  • Manitoba-Message-Stan-Farrow “Manitoba Message” by Stan Farrow
  • Strawberry-Bank-Mathew-Schwartz “Strawberry Bank” by Mathew Schwartz
  • Where-are-You-Alison-Donald “Where are you?” by Alison Donald

Congratulations to the winners of our first internal competition for the 2020–2021 season, expertly judged (virtually, natch) by Malcolm McBeath. Colour images: 3rd place: “Bill Of Sale” by Stan Farrow2nd place: “Where are you?” by Alison Donald1st place: “Lockdown” by Stan Farrow Mono images: 3rd place: “Manitoba Message” by Stan Farrow2nd place: “Goggenheim” by Mike […]

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Margaret Coull Trophy

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Congratulations to Richard Bowden on winning the inaugural Margaret Coull Trophy with his picture “High Tea”. The competition was judged by Richard Cormack EFIAP DPAGB who himself is an accomplished photographer, holder of several awards for his photography and former Scottish Photographic Federation judge. As a long standing friend of Margaret Coull he felt the […]

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Welcome Back

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The new season started this week with a run through of this years syllabus by newly elected club President Emily Noakes. Due to the on-going Covid 19 issue we have decided to arrange all our meetings virtually this year via Zoom. Being unfamiliar territory we were unsure how successful this would be, but in the […]

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Syllabus Update – Covid 19

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14/03/20 – Today St Andrews PS Committee discussed the Covid 19 virus outbreak locally and what precautions we should set in place for our members and visitors. We decided that it was best, given that many of our members are in the “at risk” group, to cancel the remainder of this season with immediate effect. […]

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4th Internal Competition Winners

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  • Full Moon at Skogafoss - Alison Smith
  • Skylight - John Drummond
  • Geminid Over Kirkfell - Alison Smith
  • The Orkney Chair - Stan Farrow
  • Dun Carloway Broch - Helen Willis
  • Dusky Down - Stan Farrow
  • Apple Still Life - Helen Willis
  • All Ears - Chris Reekie
  • Ready For Trimming. A Garden Momento - Stan Farrow

This week the clubs 4th Internal Competition was judged by Gordon Scott. PDI Winners – 1st Alison Smith with ” Geminid over Kirkfell”. 2nd John Drummond with “Skylight”. 3rd Alison Smith with “Full moon at Skogafoss” Mono Prints – 1st Stan Farrow with “Dusky Down” 2nd Helen Willis with “Dun Carloway Broch” 3rd Stan Farrow […]

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