Programme - 2017-18

Duns and District Photographic Society
Meetings at Southfield Community Centre, Duns -
Every Tuesday evening at 7.30pm, September to end of March
Here is the 2017/18 programme, but in the meantime there are a number of days out organised for the summer - usually at fairly short notice. You need to be a member to participate. Contact our secretary for more details.

We are hosting the Inter club competition at Duns this year on Tues 10th October and look forward to welcoming our friends from Selkirk and Earlston (entries will be needed two weeks in advance)


05 Welcome Night - Meet members and have a chat over
tea or coffee and biscuits plus a slideshow of CC
images - New Members are welcome

12 Bring your camera and manual to learn about setting
Also, please bring along a print and/or image for advice

19 Selection of 15 Images for Interclub Competition on
10 October - 2 digital images per member, any
subject (Images to be emailed to the Secretary by
12 Sept latest)

26 Speakers - Vietnam by Yid and Elaine Whellans


03 How to 'Size digital image', 'Order your prints' and 'Order
and mount your prints'.

10 Interclub Competition at Duns (with Earlston &
Selkirk) to be judged by Ian Fullerton

17 Project 20 - show 20 (or 22) digital images taken April-Aug,
one image per week

24 Still Life - 10 small set-ups for members to photograph

31 Speaker - Nature by Stuart Scott


07 Heavy Horses and Birds of Prey Day - 10
digital images per subject, per member

08 (Wednesday) Galashiels Agricultural Exhibition -
Entries to the Secretary by 26 Sept.

14 Members Choice Night (Guides Charity Night)

21 Speakers - Costa Rica by Alan and Anne Yeomans

28 Berwick Xmas Lights (Guides Charity Night)


05 Club Championship Theme 1: Trees & Theme 2:
Abstract to be judged by Ron Bell (digital images to
be with the Secretary by 21 Nov latest)

12 Speaker - Gary McBride

18 Christmas: Mince pies and Chair's Challenge - 2
digital images per member, a light-hearted
competition to be judged by our Chair, Viv
(images to the Secretary by 5 December latest)

January 2018

09 Romanes Competition - 3 digital images and 3 prints
per member - Judge George Romanes (digital images
and prints to the Secretary by 2 January)

16 Wildlife Images by Ronnie Richardson

23 Video Lecture on Flower Photography

30 Novice Competition - Cancelled
Instead members are asked to bring 2 'bad' images
and explain what's wrong with them, and how to


06 Speaker - Wildlife/Landscape by Jim Wilson

13 TBA

20 Still Life - 10 small set-ups for members to

22 (Wednesday) Selkirk Borders Exhibition -
Entries to the Secretary by 13 February

27 Speaker - Wildlife by Phil Mclean


06 Yid's Studio

13 New Image Sizes & discuss Exhibition

20 Club Championship - Theme 3: Forms in Nature &
Theme 4: Seasons to be judged by Ron Bell
(digital images to be with the Secretary by 6 March

27 AGM