Programme

Club Programme 2022 / 2023

September 2022

6thOpen Night
13thNight out with camerasWeather permitting – a night out with cameras to Newcastle quayside.
If inclement weather, then an activity night will be held in club - TBA.
13thEntries accepted for PDI 1You have one week to enter from this date before the closing date
20thWhat we did during summerBring along 10 images to show and tell, taken during the summer, or any other time!
20thClosing date for PDI 1 - judged by Peter WaltonThis will be an open competition
No entries will be accepted after this date
27thActivity NightTo be decided by members – please speak to one of the committee if you have any suggestions or preferences.

October 2022

4thSTA selection nightThis is a print competition between 6 camera clubs within South Tyne. Bring up to 4 prints for consideration of entry into the ST comp
4thEntries accepted for Calendar competitionOne image for Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, June. Doesn't have to be taken in that month, but has to represent it
11thNigel HepplewhiteDurham based, Award-winning wedding and landscape photographer
11th Closing date for calendar
- 6 mths = 6 images
One image for Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, June. Doesn't have to be taken in that month, but has to represent it. Each member can only have one win per round, but can enter round 2 of the competition, therefore potentially having 2 winning images in the calendar.
11thEntries accepted for Print 1You have one week to enter before closing date
18thPDI 1 resultsResults of 1st PDI comp - judged by Peter Walton
18thClosing date for Print 1 - judged by Lynda GolightlyOpen comp - 4 images
No entries will be accepted after this date
25thActivity NightTo be decided by members – please speak to one of the committee if you have any suggestions or preferences.

November 2022

1stSTA print comp @ South Shields? judge
8thResults of calendar competition - round 1Any member can only have one winning entry in the first round, but can enter again in the 2nd round therefore able to have 2 images in the calendar.
15thResults of print 1 compJudged by Lynda Golightly
15thClosing date for PDI 2 Themed competition - Abstract / ICM
No entries will be accepted after this date
22ndGuestMark Bradshaw
29thSelection for NCPF championships20 images required

December 2022

6thActivity NightTo be decided by members – please speak to one of the committee if you have any suggestions or preferences.
13thIan Taylor
On and Off the Street
20thCHRISTMAS PARTY NIGHTOur usual Festive Frivolities, please bring a prize for the raffle and something for the buffet please!
Christmas attire essential!
28thClosedMERRY CHRISTMAS!

January 2023

3rdClosedHAPPY NEW YEAR!
10thResults of PDI 2 themedJudged by Jim Welsh
10thClosing date for print 2Open competition judged by Will Ireland
No entries will be accepted after this date
17thGuestHarry Hall
24thSTA selection nightPDI - please submit up to 4 images for consideration of entry
31stKen Nixon
Ken will be bringing in some birds of prey to photograph.
31stEntry to online competition between Winlaton and Ponteland Enter up to 4 images
You will have up to 2 wks to upload yr images
You will receive more instructions in our regular newsletter nearer the time

February 2023

7thResults of print 2Judge - Will Ireland
7thClosing date for PDI 3 Open competition
No entries will be accepted after this date
14thWales revisitedBring in selection of images taken on our trip to Wales
14thJudging starts for Ponteland competitionGo online and vote for Ponteland's best image - you have 1 wk to do this
You will receive more information in our newsletter nearer the time
21stST PDI competition Judged by ?
Held at Hexham
28thResults of online compResults are announced of competition between Winlaton and Ponteland, revealed in club

March 2023

7thResults of PDI 3 - openJudged by Keith Archer
7thClosing date for PDI 4 - themed Architecture
Judged by ?
No entries will be accepted after this date
14thJohn Birch - Professional wildlife photographer Title: The Elusive Polecat and Svalbard
21stNight out with camerasLets try using our mobile phones for a change
28thActivityTo be decided by members – please speak to one of the committee if you have any suggestions or preferences.
28thClosing date for 2nd round of calendarJuly, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec.
Any member can only have one winning entry in any of these months.

April 2023

4thResults of PDI 4 - themed - architecture

Judged by ?
4thClosing date for Winlaton TrophyFor those members who did not win a trophy in the previous season. Open competition - 4 PDIs and 4 prints
No entries will be accepted after this date
11thAUCTION NIGHTBring all your unwanted items to raise funds for our club! Anything goes, photography related or not. One man’s tat is another man’s treasure!
18thResults of 2nd round of calendar compAny member can only have one winning entry in any of these months - Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr
25thActivity nightTo be decided by members – please speak to one of the committee if you have any suggestions or preferences.

May 2023

2ndWinlaton Trophy ResultsPeter Driver Memorial Shield goes to Winner of the Winlaton Trophy PDI competition. Bill Cook Cup goes to Winner of the Winlaton Trophy print competition. Judged by Glen Lawson from Gateshead CC
9thActivity nightTBA by members
16thBest of the Best Competition ResultsAll of the winners from this season’s competitions, both prints and PDI will be judged.

Judged by
23rdAGM
30thPRESENTATION NIGHTWho has won the Trophies? Come along to find out!

The Chairman’s Cup - PDI
Total of top 3 marks in each of 3 competitions

The John Oliver Cup - Prints
Total of top 3 marks in each of 3 competitions

Best Print & Best PDI - The winner of each section

Best Of The Best - Danny Keane Memorial Trophy
The best PDI or best Print judged as image of the year

Photographer Of The Year - The photographer gaining the highest total of qualifying points from all the above Competitions

Peter Driver Memorial Shield
Winner of the Winlaton Trophy PDI competition

Bill Cook Cup
Winner of the Winlaton Trophy print competition. Because of restricted entry conditions points awarded in these two competitions will not count towards Photographer of the Year.

Contact Us

Any questions? Contact us and we'll get back to you as soon as we can. Alternatively just come along to one of our Tuesday evening meetings at the New West End Social Club. For non members it's just £1 per session.