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WHEN WHAT and WHERE LEAD
Monday 21 January Committee meeting. And last day to submit your 3 images for GE2019 Susan
Thursday, 24 January 2019 First round Grampian Eye judging – first half of the evening, three images max per person  to be in by the 21st. We will try to narrow it down to the 25 to go forward to the final round.  Michele and David
Thursday, 31 January 2019 Final round Grampian Eye judging Michele and David
Thursday, 7 February 2019 Light trails/star trails/ indoor treasure hunt depending on weather Susan
Thursday, 14 February 2019 No meeting, see 16th below
Saturday, 16 February 2019 Carnie Woods near Westhill for scavenger hunt. and red squirrels if we are lucky. TBC
Thursday, 21 February 2019 The Living Cairngorms – Anke Addy. Anke has over the last two years produced a beautiful photo essay inspired by  Nan Shepherd’s book ‘The Living Mountain’. Rob
Thursday, 28 February 2019 Practical session with Gary Pate to include splash photography with flash and portraits with flash. TBC
Thursday, 7 March 2019 Travel photography talk by John Downey, well travelled geologist and photographer. Subject – the Congo river and if time permits a helicopter flight from Mauritania to France. Rob
Thursday, 14 March 2019 Practical session – Macro and Still life David
Thursday, 21 March 2019 External speaker tbc – Landscape Photography Michele
Thursday, 28 March 2019 Outing – Hidden Tours Anna
Thursday, 4 April 2019 Photoshop Layering Tutorial – Michele Emsley Michele
Thursday, 11 April 2019 Photograph of the Year Competion Michele and David
Thursday, 18 April 2019 Practical session on Food Photography. Bring camera and tripod. Annette
Thursday, 25 April 2019 Grampian Eye preparation night. Getting ready for hosting the event on the 27th of April Susan
Saturday, 27 April 2019 Grampian Eye 2019 Competition  at the International School Aberdeen. Susan
Thursday, 2 May 2019 Touring with Stella Bain – Panama Canal, Costa Rica and Others TBA Rob
Thursday, 9 May 2019 Grampian Eye AGM- hosted by Visions at Ruthrieston Centre, so no club night: see Saturday 11th Susan
Saturday,  11 May 2019 Weekend Outing to Glentanar Estate near Aboyne. TBC
Thursday,  16 May 2019 Some of Our Favourite Photographers – talks by Rob Romani and Graeme Youngson Rob
Thursday,  23 May 2019 Visions Annual General Meeting or AGM for short 😉 Susan
Thursday,  30 May 2019 Outdoor practical – Using histograms and depth of field. Brief powerpoint inside then outside for practice at the Dee probably. So bring those cameras and tripods. Rob Michele
Thursday,  6 June 2019 Outing – Hazlehead Park Walkabout, rhododendrons should be in bloom so macro opportunities. TBC
Thursday, 13 June 2019 Committee meeting — NO CLUB NIGHT, instead see below for saturday: Susan
Saturday, 15 June 2019 Weekend outing – RSPB Fowlsheugh (south of Stonehaven) Bird photography (Puffins) and long exposure shots of waterfall. Bring a neutral density filter and/or a polarising filter for the latter. Lynda
Thursday, 20 June 2019 Friendly Critique Night
Thursday, 27 June 2019 Committee meeting – NO CLUB NIGHT, instead see below for saturday: Susan
Saturday, 29 June 2019 Weekend outing – Boat trip to photograph Dolphins. Lynda
Thursday, 4 July 2019 Quarterly Competition Judging Michele and David
Thursday, 11 July 2019 Bird Photography at Trouphead Cliffs near Pennan. The high cliffs of Troup Head provide a spectacular setting for Scotland’s largest mainland gannet colony. There are also thousands of kittiwakes, guillemots and razorbills here, along with several other species, including puffins. You may even be lucky enough to see porpoises, minke whales or dolphins offshore. TBC
Thursday, 18 July 2019 External Speaker –  Peter Lewis – Wildlife Photography Michele
Saturday, 27 July 2019 Weekend Outing – A walk with Trevor in the hills. TBC
Saturday, 3 August 2019 Weekend Outing  to Fyvie Castle TBC
Thursday, 8 August 2019 NO CLUB EVENING
Thursday, 15 August 2019 Outdoor Practical – Moving objects: panning, focussing, shutter speeds Rob Alan?
Thursday, 22 August 2019 Tutorial indoors with mirrors and glass TBC
Thursday, 29 August 2019 NO CLUB NIGHT
Thursday, 5 September 2019 Interclub friendly competition at Ruthrieston Michele
Thursday, 12 September 2019 Indoor Tutoral – subject TBA TBC
Thursday, 19 September 2019 Tutorial – create your own calendar Michele
Thursday, 26 September 2019 Outing – Castle Fraser – Light Trails and night sky photography TBC

Note: schedule may change depending on weather, presenter availability etc. We will endeavour to keep this page up to date.