Syllabus 2024/25


Our Syllabus Secretary Elaine Prior has created a packed programme for the forthcoming season with a wide range of quality speakers and presenters interspersed with club competitions, inter-club competitions and members social evenings. A small number of lectures will be available on Zoom, generally during some of the winter months or when distant or international speakers present via the internet . 

September 24

Tuesday 17th   Members Night  Digital  Print & Mount Clinic Advice on different papers for printing &ideas for mounts. Also how to upload to Photo Entry

Tuesday 24th   Stewart Dodd  Guest Speaker  54 Degrees South

October 24   

Tuesday 1st      David Hamilton  Guest Speaker  Macro – Wee Mad Beasties

Tuesday 8th      Members Night   Image Processing Club Night  Software demonstrations including Adobe, Capture One & Affinity

Tuesday 15th    Cherry Larcombe   Guest Speaker  Floral Fine Art Presented via Zoom

Tuesday 22rd    1st League Competition  Hand in by Tuesday 1st October

Tuesday 29th     Jane Lazenby  Guest Speaker  Equine Photography  Presented via Zoom

November 24

Tuesday 5th      Members Night   We shall be looking for 4/5 volunteer members to showcase anything about their portfolio

Tuesday 12th     Paul McDougall  Guest Speaker  My Journey in to Wildlife Photography

Tuesday 19th     Stan Farrow  Guest Speaker Abstract Photograph

Tuesday 26th      2nd League Competition   Hand in by Tuesday 5th November

December 24

Tuesday 3rd        Members Night   Members attaining 1st,2nd,3rd,HC & C in the season’s first 2 competitions reflect on their image composition

Tuesday 10th      Ian Watt  Club Speaker  Japan

Tuesday 17th      Christmas Social Night   Venue TBC

January 25

Tuesday 7th        Jonathan Genevaux  Guest Speaker  Waterscapes

Tuesday 14th      Black & White Competition   Hand in by Tuesday 17th December

Tuesday 21st      Damian Shields  Guest Speaker  My Journey in Landscape

Tuesday 28th      3rd League Competition   Hand in by Tuesday 7th January

February 25

Tuesday 4th       Charles Everitt  Guest Speaker  Moving on

Tuesday 11th      Diane Smillie  Club Speaker  The Eagle Hunters in the West and the Reindeer Hunters in the North

Tuesday 18th      Members Night    GDPU,SPF, and PAGB   Looking back at some of the best images of 2024

Tuesday 25th      Interclub Competition V Hub Singer (Away)

March 25

Tuesday 4th        John Hannah  Club Speaker  20 Wildlife Locations around Glasgow

Tuesday 11th      TBC

Tuesday 18th      Robert Simpson Digital Competition   Hand in by Tuesday 11th March

Tuesday 25th      TBC

Monday 31st       Interclub Competition V Kirkintilloch (Away)

April 25

Tuesday 1st          TBC

Tuesday 8th          Members Night   Panel Presentations   Members to show & discuss their approach and outputs

Tuesday 15th        TBC

Tuesday 22nd        Annual Competition   Hand in by Tuesday 1st April

Tuesday 29th         Fiona Brimms (PAGB)   Guest Speaker  Journey to India

May 25

Tuesday 6th           AGM    Venue TBC

Tuesday 13th         Annual Dinner   Venue TBC