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4th Internal Competition Results

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This week the Society held the last of their 4 Internal Competitions. As the competitions this year have had to be held online we have been able to secure the services of judges from much further afield. This time the Society had the pleasure of welcoming the entertaining Gareth Martin from Aberfan South Wales who […]

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Speaker – Grant Bulloch – Wednesday 16th February 2022

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The Society meeting on 16th February was a zoom presentation by Grant Bulloch from Edinburghof award winning photographs taken by his son Andrew together with examples of his own work.The father and son photographers held an exhibition in Dundee last year and some of the workfeatured this evening was part of that previous exhibition. Particularly […]

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3 Way Competition – 9th February 2022

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The Society meeting on 9th February took the form of participation in the annual Three WayPhotographic battle between Cupar Camera Club, Kinross Camera Club and St Andrews Photographic Society. This well attended event was held on Zoom with the forty five images selected and submitted bythe three clubs were judged by Terry Hewitt from Stockport.The […]

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Speaker – Andrew Moss – Wednesday 8th December 2021

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Photographic images of Sport can be both dramatic and evocative. This was ably demonstrated by this weeks guest speaker Andrew Moss from Beckenham in Kent with his presentation “He Shoots, He Scores”.  Andrew now acting in a professional capacity has attended a mixed variety of sporting events including minority participation sports (for which he is […]

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Speaker – Tony North – Wednesday 24th November 2021

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Our president Emily welcomed this weeks guest speaker Tony North who hails from Manchester and specialises in Landscape and in particular Macro photography. His talk entitled “ The Art of Macro” was in fact an absorbing and entertaining tutorial on the subject. After introductory remarks he went on to describe in detail his seven Challenges […]

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2nd Internal Competition Winners 2021/22

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Congratulations to the winners of our 2nd Internal Competition judged by Les Loosemore via Zoom. Colour Images:1st Place: “Drying Day” by Caroline MacDonald 2nd Place: “Jump About” by Mathew Schwartz 3rd Place: “Ridge Lines” by Philip Graham Highly Commended: “Yachts” by Chris Reekie and “Picture Window” by Nicola Shepherd Commended: “Barnacles and Twine” by Emily […]

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Speaker – Neil Sneddon Wednesday 11th November – Developing Recovery

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On the 11th we had something completely different from Newport based Neil Sneddon who is a social worker working with addicts in Dundee. His thought provoking presentation entitled “Developing Recovery” was accompanied by a series of black and white images with captions. These were taken by recovering addicts, their family or carers. Neil had handed out […]

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SPF Interim Digital Championship Sunday 21st February 2021

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I am delighted to report that St Andrews PS has had it’s best result ever in the SPF Digital Championship. In the Interim Digital Championship this afternoon we came 2nd overall in the Ian Bowie trophy with 294 points, Dumfries CC were 1st with 298 points. 36 clubs across Scotland competed and six out of […]

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Speaker – Ken Scott – Wednesday 10th November 2021

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To the theme of mindfulness in photography the societies thought provoking presentation this week was by Ken Scott with its  title “Joy of Seeing”. Ken from Brighton, with a background in Psychology, is by profession a photographer who holds workshops both at home and in Europe being best known for his landscapes and the different […]

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Speaker – Dawn Black – Wednesday 27th October 2021

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Dawn S. Black Photography (dawnsblackphotography.com) The River Dee Project was the subject of the most recent zoom meeting for members who received a presentation by former professional photographer Dawn Black who is now based in Stonehaven. Dawn’s professional work was undertaken with partners in the Netherlands where her specialisation was in architectural and interior photography.On […]

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