Hi everyone. On Monday the 5th of September we’ll have our open evening in the function room of The Arches Bar Mallow at 8:30p.m. We’re welcoming everyone with an interest in photography to come along and see a presentation of out members photography work, both printed and Digital displays. We’ll also outline our club program for the coming season so it would be an ideal time to join our club if you’re interested. They’re be plenty of members there to answer any questions you might have about the club or photography in general. See you all there.
Just over 2 weeks to go before we launch our new season for 2016/2017 starting with our open night on Monday 5th September at the Arches at 8.30 P.M.
NEW MEMBERS WELCOME.
More details on the way very shortly.
Photographer of the year 2016 was a great success. Well done to everyone who took part and a big Congratulations to the winners . Thanks to Kieran O Mahony and Sean Murphy for all the hard work getting the images and the score sheets ready for the competition . A very special thank you to Killarney club judges , John, Terry and Marek for traveling to judge the competition and all the advice the gave on the night, we really appreciate all your help. Another big thank you to cork County Mayor John Paul O Shea for taking time to come along on the night to present the prizes. Finally, thank you to all our club members for making our club such a great success. See you all in September.
The Winners of Novice Photographer of the Year 2016.
1st Oliver Deady
2nd Paddy Mcauliffe
3rd John Mullane
Intermediate Photographer of the Year 2016.
1st Tom Healy
2nd Sinead Salter
3rd Angela Coughlan .
Advanced Photographer of the Year 2016.
1st Kieran O Mahony
2nd Sean Murphy
3rd John Flynn.
Black & White Photographer of the Year 2016 .
1st John Flynn
2nd Sinead Salter
3rd Angela Coughlan
The overall Photographer of the year (highest scoring photographer on the night, regardless of category Was Kieran O’Mahony.
Kieran also won highest scoring image on the night with a whopping 30 points out of 30.
To all our members – tonight (Monday 9th May) is the cut off date to bring in your images for Photographer of the Year. A maximum of 10 images per member. Print or projected, your choice. Remember to write your name on the back of all printed images.You must have 3 printed Black and White images if you want to take part in the Black & White Photographer of the Year section. Best of Luck to everyone.
The following is a suggestion Amendment To Club Constitution by a club member. The amended parts are underlined. Please read them as they will be voted on at the upcoming AGM
The selection Committee.
The Selection Committee is responsible for the selection of members work to be entered into any external competitions or exhibitions entered by the Club.
The Selection Committee consists of Competition Secretary and assistant Competition Secretary and five elected members who can also be members of the general Committee. Selection Committee members are elected at the AGM.
A selection committee meeting can not take place unless there is at least five members present. If five of the selection Committee are not available for a selection committee meeting the Competition Secretary can invite any paid up club member or members, to take a position on the selection committee for that meeting.
When selecting images for national and international competitions all selection committee members shall have an initial vote for shortlisting images followed a numerical vote to form the basis of a panel.