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When: January 16, 2021 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: On Line

‘A Feeling of Impressionism’ by Steven Le Prevost FRPS AFIAP MPAGB FIPF BPE5* Steven has served on the Fine Art Distinctions Panel of the Royal Photographic Society (RPS) and has some work included within the RPS Tyng Collection, a collection started in 1927 with money given by Stephen Tyng to recognise pictorial[...]

SOLD OUT: A Feeling of Impressionism – Steven Le Prevost ...


When: December 13, 2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: On Line

Note this is a joint meeting with the RPS North West Region replacing the annual Christmas Lunch so all tickets are free (including non members). When all the current nonsense started people retreated behind their front doors (those that could!) and set about all those DIY projects that had accumulated[...]

RPS Webinar – Projects for Lockdown with Mike McNamee FRPS


When: November 24, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

For those interested in Street Photography this is a free webinar run by Color Confidence. ‘Documenting life is a very natural urge for any photographer. But when it comes to street photography, taking shots of random people in public places can be a truly self-conscious process. So how do you[...]

Introduction to street photography: different techniques for photographing people with ...



When: November 23, 2020 @ 8:45 pm – 9:45 pm

We want you to look through your images and see if you have any of our members in times gone by. We know you will come up with something interesting. We will build the images into a presentation for everyone to share. Hopefully, this should be a funny half hour.[...]

You’ve Been Framed



When: November 7, 2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: On Line

If Peter’s presentation and the recent competition have peeked your interest in mobile phone photography, you may be interested in this RPS Zoom talk by Nigel Goldsmith. From the RPS website: “While the technical image quality and features of a smartphone camera cannot compare with the modern dedicated digital camera,[...]

Smartphone Photography (The Missing Manual)



Poster for HoHo Scarecrow Trail
When: October 24, 2020 all-day

This year’s Scarecrow Trail in Helsby will be on the theme of children’s book characters. The scarecrows will be on display around Helsby between 24 and 31 October. Maps of the trail, which is sure to offer photo-opportunities, will be available from the Ho Ho Helsby website nearer the time.

Helsby Scarecrow Trail


When: October 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: On Line

Glenys lives in Wakefield and can’t remember a time when she didn’t use a camera. She particularly likes to encourage the use of creative thinking and techniques to develop more artistic approaches to creating images. Most of the techniques she uses are not difficult to learn especially if you have[...]

RPS Zoom Talk by Glenys Garnett




When: April 26, 2021 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Castle Park Arts Centre

Our final meeting for the 2020/21 season is our Annual General Meeting As usual there will be reports from committee members and the election of committee members together with the awards and prize giving. Once we have dealt with the formal business we try to include some more light hearted[...]

Annual General Meeting 2020/2021