This page shows upcoming events for the new
2018 / 2019 season.
Further information can be obtained from the club programme. You can download the full programme by clicking here
THE SUMMER CHALLENGE 2019
Throughtout June, July and August you will be given three set subjects.
Note The PDI images for June must be taken in June, and the same for July and August.
Total – TWO PDI images each month; representing your choice of two of the set subject. The Set subjects for JULY will be announced end of June.
The Set subjects for AUGUST will be announced end of July.
June - DOORS / SHOREHAM PORT/ THE JOURNEY
July - EVENTS / PETS / TRANSPORT.
August - Quirky / Detail / Other hobbies [not photography]
2019 - 20 SET SUBJECTS
PDI 1 “Street”
May be candid photography in a public place or images of an urban environment.
Print 1 “View Point"
Images showing that the photographer has actively selected the position from which to take the picture.
PDI 2 “Weather".
Images capturing any type of weather, seen or experienced.
Print 2 “Black and White"
Images which have been taken in black and white, or converted from colour into black and white. May include images conveying the idea of black and white!
PDI 3 “Industrial"
Images of equipment, products, machinery or industrial buildings. May include workers.
Print 3 “Table Top and/also Negative Space"
Negative space: images where the space around the subject, rather than the subject itself is key to the image.
Table Top: Inanimate subject.
This a two subject set subject. Members can enter one of each subject or two of one subject.
Thursday 5th September
WELCOME BACK EVENING
Maroondah Camera Club, Australia slideshow
Thursday 12th September
“How to Set Up and Use Your Camera” Speaker: Steve White
Wednesday 18th September
Presentation of our work to Littlehampton Camera Club members
Hosted by Littlehampton, venue TBC
Thursday 19th September
Speakers: Paul Laycock and James Harrison-Bodle
Thursday 26th September
Open PDI Competition Round 1
Judge: Wayne Grundy ARPS
Thursday 3rd October
“Mono Magic + Infinity & Beyond”
Guest Speaker: Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB
Thursday 10th October
Open Print Competition Round 1
Judge: Robin Harmsworth
Thursday 17th October
Summer Challenge Competition
Thursday 24th October
“Photography, Motorsport & Me,
Speaker: Roger Pennington
Thursday 31st October
Set Subject PDI Competition Round 1: "Street"
Judge : Steve Yates
Thursday 7th November
The World of Large Format Cameras
Guest Speaker: Steven Batey
Wednesday 13th November
Regnum Print Competition
Hosted by Storrington Camera Club
Saturday 16th November
Sussex Federation PDI Championship
Kings Centre, Burgess Hill
Thursday 21st November
Set Subject Print Competition Round 1: “Viewpoint”
Judge: Keith Gibson
Thursday 29th November
Club Members’ Night
5 Minutes of Fame
Thursday 5th December
“B&W With an Edge”
Guest Speaker: Jerry Webb
Thursday 12th December
Open PDI Competition Round 2
Judge: Paul O’Toole
Thursday 19th December 3
Way Inter-Club Christmas fun “Mix n Match”
with Worthing and Steyning Camera Clubs
Hosted by Southwick, Lancing Parish Hall
CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR BREAK
Thursday 9th January 2020
Open Print Competition Round 2
Judge: Malcolm Bull
Thursday 16th January
Guest Speaker: Wendy Ball
Thursday 23rd January
Set Subject PDI Competition Round 2: “Weather”
Judge: Rob de Ruiter LRPS
Thursday 30th January
Guest Speaker: Lisa Beaney LRPS
Tuesday 4th February
Inter-club Competition with Worthing Camera Club Hosted by Worthing, venue TBC
Thursday 6th February
Set Subject Print Competition Round 2:
“B&W” Judge: Walter Benzie Hon FRPS
Thursday 13th February
“Field of Macro” (please feel free to bring along your own cameras & macro lenses}
Guest Speaker: Roger Gilroy
Thursday 20th February
Open PDI Competition Round 3
Judge: Lisa Beaney LRPS
Thursday 27th February
Speaker: Our Chairman John Ellis
Thursday 5th March
Inter-club International Competition with Maroondah
Thursday 12th March
Open Print Competition Round 3
Judge: Glyn Bareham LRPS, CPAGB
Thursday 19th March
The Old Tollgate Restaurant, Bramber
Monday 23rd March
Regnum Crouch Shield PDI
Hosted by Mid Sussex Camera Club at the King’s Centre, Burgess Hill
Thursday 26th March
Set Subject PDI Competition Round 3: “Industrial”
Judge: David Eastley LRPS
“Namibia: A Life Enriching Journey
” Speaker: Sue Lambert LRPS, CPAGBSaturday 4th April
Sussex Federation Print Competition at the King’s Centre, Burgess Hill
Thursday 9th April
52 Challenge evening – club member’s to show off their favourite images
Thursday 16th April
Set Subject Print Competition Round 3: “Tabletop/Negative Space”
Judge: Steve Lawrenson ARPS APAGB
For this round members may select one image from each of the set subjects or two images from just one of the set subjects
Thursday 23rd April
Knock Out PDI Competition
Thursday 30th April
“Always a Good Night”
Speaker: Peter Merrick
Thursday 7th May
Print of the Year Competition
Judge: Glyn Edmunds APSA, EPSA, EFIAP/S, DPAGB
Thursday 14th May
PDI of the Year Competition
Thursday 21st May
End of Season Awards Evening + Club A.G.M.
Guest: Tim Loughton M.P.