Programme 2020-2021.

In chronological order – click on the tab to reveal further information – download a copy here

James Smith, “Battersea Power Station”. Winner of Programme Cover Competition 2019-2020


1st   – Welcome to the start of the new season! – Annual General Meeting
8th   – “Macro Photography (Out of the Ordinary)” ~ Colleen Slater ARPS
15th   – Special Interest Evening
22th   – PDI Competition No. 1 ~ Paul Graber LRPS
29th   – “My Journey into Black & White Photography” ~ Zachary Guy


6th   – PDI Competition No. 2 ~ Roger Mendham
13th   – New Members’ Evening ~ An invitation to show some of your work
20th   – Experimental & Creative Photography Competition (Teacup Trophy) ~ Gerald Kitiyakara LRPS
22nd   – (Thursday) Concorde Trophy
27th   – “Inspirations to Photograph Wildlife” ~ John Birch


3rd   – PDI Competition No. 3 ~ Mark Buckley-Sharp HonARPS CPAGB APAGB
10th   – “The Idle Rich .. Sliding into Digital” ~ Leo Rich ARPS DPAGB EPIAP/Gold HonPAGB
17th   – Print Final for 2019-2020 season & Print Competition No 1 for 2020-2021 ~ David Carine LRPS
22nd   – Sunday at 1400.   “Capturing the Truth” ~ Misan Harriman.

Misan is a photographer, entrepreneur and social activist as well as being one of the most widely-shared photographers of the Black Lives Matter movement. Three years ago he turned his ‘obsession’ with photography to help him on his mission to eradicate racism. Now on the international stage, Misan will share some of his favourite images and the stories behind them.

24th   – “Our story out here in the American Southwest” ~ Larry Lindahl.

Travel to the USA may be out of reach just now but Larry Lindahl’s story of the American Southwest is coming to us.   Larry is a professional travel and nature photographer with images published in international magazines and award-winning books.   His photography will take us deep into the American Southwest to witness breath taking scenes of the Grand Canyon, the red rocks of Sedona, ancient Indian dwellings and rock art, celebrations of Native American cultures, Route 66, and the national parks of the Southwest region.   If you want a sneak preview then please visit his web site:


1st   – ‘Genre’ Competition – Book Titles ~ Graeme Wales LRPS CPAGB
8th   – “Journey” ~ Roger Reynolds HonFRPS FBPPA FBPE APAGB
15th   – New Members’ Evening ~ Diana George.
– “The Highs and Lows of Drone Photography” ~ Stephen Wilder
22nd   – No meeting – Christmas Week
29th   – No meeting – New Year’s Week

Jan. 2021

5th   – Members Share ~ Ben Speed & Richard Sheldrake – the LRPS experience, and John Sherringham – the ANPS experience
12th   – PDI Competition No 4 ~ Daan Olivier FRPS AFIAP
19th   – “African Safari Photography” ~ David Smith LRPS CPAGB
23rd   – (Saturday, date tbc) PAGB Cup
26th   – PDI Competition No 5 ~ Eddie Lord


2nd   – “The More I Practice The Luckier I Get” ~ Roger Hance
9th   – Halliday Portrait Competition ~ Graham Johnston ARPS DPAGB EFIAP
15th   – (Monday, date tbc) Albany Cup
16th   – “India” ~ Michael Wood
23rd   – PDI Competition No 6 ~ Darren Pullman AFIAP CPAGB BPE 1*


2nd   – “It’s All In The Mind” ~ Ken Scott
9th   – Surrey Advertiser Rosebowl ~ Leo Rich ARPS EFIAP/b DPABG APAGB
16th   – “Your camera takes video, why not give it a try” ~ Pamela Smith
23rd   – Print Competition No 3 ~ Mark Buckley-Sharp
30th   – Keith Hunt Digital AV Competition ~ Graham Sergeant FRPS


6th   – “Fine Art Flower and Nature Photography” ~ Andy Small
13th   – Match a PDI Competition ~ Caroline Colegate APAGB ARPS
17th   – (Saturday) Annual Exhibition Private Viewing ~ Rosemary Wilman HonFRPS AFIAP APAGB
20th   – “Whiskers and Wings” ~ Sue Morris
20th   – Woking Silver Jubilee Trophy
27th   – Print Competition No 4 ~ Peter Merry


4th   – “Nature and Wildlife Photography from the Judges’ Viewpoint” ~ Bob Webzell ARPS EFIAP
8th   – (Saturday) SPA Inter Club PDI Competition
11th   – Jeff Darken Cup for Monochrome Prints ~ Steve Lawrenson ARPS APAGB
18th   – “Yellowstone” and “Winter in Chernobyl” ~ David Williams
25th   – Print Competition No 5 – Dr Eddie Hyde ARPS
29th   – (Saturday) Annual Exhibition Public Viewing in Woking


1st   – “The Seeing Eye” ~ Paul Mitchell
8th   – Programme Image and Members’ Choice Competitions
15th   – PDI Competition Final ~ Marcus Scott-Taggart
22nd   – President’s Evening.   “A Passion for Photography” ~ Will Cheung
29th   – Print Competition Final ~ David Eastleigh LRPS