Syllabus 2023-24


Under the management of our Syllabus Secretary Elaine Prior, a wide range of of new speakers and presenters have been secured for the new season. For the coming season 2023-24 we will return to the pre-pandemic situation of meeting in person. Only a small number of lectures will be available on Zoom, that is, generally during some of the winter months or when distant or international speakers present via the internet . 


Tues 19th    Members Summer Portfolio & Launch of the Members Panels Challenge. An opportunity for members to illustrate their summer activities in pictorial form.

Tues 26th    Using AI Technology in Adobe Photoshop & Lightroom      Speaker: Martin Sproul   


Tues 3rd     Scotland : An Underwater Journey      Speaker: Mark Kirkland

Tues 10th    Landscapes and Seascapes      Speaker: Roger Hance

Tues 17th    1st League Competition     Judge: Duncan MacDonald    

Tues 24th    Nepal – Khumba Valley and Kathmandu      Speaker: George Robertson

Tues 31st     Macro Practical for Club Members



Tues 14th    Fantastic Beasties & Where to Find Them    Speaker: Paul Fraser

Tues 21st    Inspired – ” My creative influences that shaped my own work”   Speaker Colin Prior

Tues 28th    2nd League Competition      Judge: Campbell Skinner       HAND IN BY 7th NOV


Tues 5th      My Wildlife Wanderings     Speaker: Ron McCombe

Tues 12th    Passion for Wildlife    Speaker: Kevin Pigney

Tues 19th    Members Christmas Social Night    Venue: TBC

January 2024

Tues 9th     Black & White Competition    Judge Rob Davis   HAND IN BY 9th DEC

Tues 16th    SUBJECT TBC    Club Members Evening

Tues 23rd    3rd League Competition     Judge: Clive Watkins TBC   HAND IN BY 9th JAN

Tues 30th    Totie Photies     Speaker: Jacki Gordon


Tues 6th     The Abandoned Journey    Speaker: Rodger Shearer

Tues 13th   Internal Presentation of the 2023 SPF Portfolio

Tues 20th   Inter Club Competition V Hub Singer      Judge: Libby Smith

Tues 27th   SUBJECT TBC    Speaker: Ian Tully


Tues 5th     Evolving a Creative Eye: Glasgow & Beyond     Speaker: Margaret Rainey

Tues 12th    Robert Simpson Trophy    Judged by the Club Members      HAND IN BY 5th MAR

Tues 19th    High Speed Photography of Birds in Flight     Speaker: Marko Trebusak

Tues 26th    Inter Club Competition V Kirkintilloch CC     Judge: Ken Lindsay


Tues 2nd     Street & Documentary Photography       Speaker: Cameron Scott

Tues 9th      My Photography Journey    Speaker: Gaille Gray

Tues 16th    Glasgow Wanders    Speaker: Tom Docherty

Tues 23rd    Annual Club Competition   Judge: Eddie Telford    HAND IN BY 2nd APR

Tues 30th     Panel Presentations by Club Members


Tues 7th       Club AGM    Venue: TBA

Tues 14th      Annual Dinner    Venue: TBA