7th 'ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING'. A chance for you to have your say.
14th 'ANNUAL DINNER & PRESENTATION OF TROPHIES'. As this is our 50th Anniversary Dinner, please try to attend and applaud all of our Members who have won awards for the hard work they have done this season. Our Guests will be: RICHARD SPIERS, JANE BLACK, JIM & MARGARET WELSH. Our Chief Guest will be LORD DEREK FOSTER & LADY ANNE FOSTER of Bishop Auckland.
21st 'NO MEETNG'. Have a Very Happy Christmas.
28th 'NO MEETING'. All the very best for the New Year.
4th NCPF 'SELECTOR'S CHOICE' PORTFOLIO. This show allows us to see the work submitted in the 2018 NCPF Annual Competitions. (Di).
11th '1st TRAVEL FILM PHOTOGRAPHY'. Our Guest tonight is MICHELLE BERNACER of the Click, Click Club for the deaf. Other Members of the Click, Click Club are warmly invited and we will be having a 'sign' interpreter to translate. (Entries: MEMBERS Competition - PRINTS)
18th 'MEMBERS COMPETITION'. This is your chance to vote for your favourite image by paper vote. (P) (Entries: 1st Qualifying Competition - BEGINNERS - PRINTS)
25th 'AN EVENING WITH TONY WAKE'. Tony certainly hides his talents as a very competent photographer and tonight we see that talent on show. (Di)
1st PRACTICAL NIGHT. Help in setting up is always appreciated and it will also help in your understanding of building a Studio Lighting set up.
(Entries: 1st Qualifying Competition - ADVANCED - PRINTS)
SUNDAY 3rd. 'CHALLENGE DAY' - Details & meeting times will have been given out at an earlier meeting.
8th 'RESULTS: 1st BEGINNERS QUALIFYING COMPETITION'. Our Judge for this series of Three Competitions is STUART SKELSEY.LRPS,CPAGB,BPE* of Whitley Bay. (P)
15th 'FUN'DAMENTALS OF UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY'. Tonight we welcome PAUL DUXFIELD who, as the title says, talks about the 'Fun' he has in producing stunning deep sea scuba diving photography. (Di). (Entries: 1st Qualifying Competition - DIGITAL)
22nd 'RESULTS: 1st ADVANCED QUALIFYING COMPETITION'. We are delighted to welcome as Judge for this series of Competitions DAVID STOUT.DPAGB,PPSA. I have been trying for many years to book David to Judge, but, unfortunately his work prevented him from accepting. Now that he has retired, he has agreed to Judge our Advanced Prints this year (P)
1st 'ME & MY CAMERA'. Tonight we have a new Speaker coming along to entertain us with her show. We warmly welcome SUE HINGLEY.ARPS. (Di/P).
8th 'RESULTS: 1st DIGITAL QUALIFYING COMPETITION'. We are fortunate to have secured the services of CATHERINE BALL.BA(Photo) to be our expert Judge for this set of Three Competitions. (Di) (Entries: NCPF Annuals)
15th 'OUT & ABOUT'. Tonight we have a visit from KEITH HILDRETH.DPAGB, of Tynemouth who will be showing us his expertise in Wildlife & Landscape photography. (Di).
(Entries: PORTRAIT Competition)
22nd ' MY VIEW OF THE WORLD'. Tonight's show is presented by PHIL BENTON who is also a first time visitor to our Club. Based in Allendale, he is a Professional Photographer specialising in capturing the Landscape.(Di)
(Entries: STRAIGHT FROM THE CAMERA - DIGITAL)
29th 'RESULTS: STRAIGHT FROM THE CAMERA'. Again, our Judge tonight is one of our own Members and he is JOE SHERIDAN (BA Photo). (Di)
5th 'RESULTS: THE KEN HENDERSON PORTRAIT COMPETITION'. We are looking forward to hearing the comments from our Judge NIGEL BRADLEY. (P)
12th 'AN EVENING WITH VERONICA CONGLETON.ARPS.' A new lecturer on the NCPF circuit and we looking forward to a good show of Wildlife, Travel and many more. (Di)
19th GOOD FRIDAY - 'PRACTICAL NIGHT'. Another chance to hone your Studio experience.
Volunteers are most welcome at 7.00pm to get the equipment out and help build the set.
(Entries: LANDSCAPE Competition - PRINTS)
26th 'DEVELOPING A THEME/IDEAS FOR A PORTFOLIO OF WORK'. Our Guest tonight is GEOFFREY BRADLEY (MA Photo) of Alnwick. The title says it all. (Di)
3rd MAY BANK HOLIDAY. We will be having a CHEESE & WINE night, so come along and enjoy a chat with your fellow Members.
(Entries: 2nd Qualifying Competition - BEGINNERS - PRINTS)
10th 'RESULTS: THE LANDSCAPE COMPETITION'. We have another new Judge for tonight's Competition and he is KEITH ARCHER.CPAGB. Please make him most welcome. (P)
17th 'AN EVENING WITH STUART EDGAR.CPAGB,LBPPA.' Stuart will have travelled from Carlisle to be with us for what I'm sure will be an enjoyable evening. (Di/AV).
24th 'RESULTS: 2nd BEGINNERS QUALIFYING COMPETITION'. We warmly welcome back our Judge STUART SKELSEY.LRPS,CPAGB,BPE*. (P)
31st 'SPRING BANK HOLIDAY - PRACTICAL NIGHT'. As Models are getting harder to come by, why not use this night to experiment with Table Top/ Still Life. You Must bring along the objects you wish to photograph. (Entries: 2nd Qualifying Competition - DIGITAL)
7th 'KEVIN PARKER & PETER BARNETT'. Two of own Members entertain us this evening with stories and photographs THEY enjoy taking. (Di)
14th 'PLACES, PROJECTS & PICTURES'. Tonight's show is presented by DAVE DIXON.LRPS. of Alnwick and once again the Title of the show tells all. (Di/AV)
(Entries: 2nd Qualifying Competition - ADVANCED - PRINTS)
21st 'RESULTS: 2nd 'DIGITAL' QUALIFYING COMPETITION'. The knowledge & information we receive from all our Judges is invaluable in improving our own photography. Tonight is no exception from our Judge CATHERINE BALL (BA Photo). (Di)
28th 'AN EVENING WITH TONY POTTER.ARPS,APAGB,EFIAP/p,GMPSA'. Tony has travelled from Workington in Cumbria to be with us. I have been wanting to book him for many years and I am delighted that he accepted our invitation. He is very well versed in International Salons and is also a well respected Judge of International Exhibitions.
DO NOT MISS TONIGHT.
5th 'RESULTS: 2nd ADVANCED QUALIFYING COMPETITION'. Once again, we welcome back DAVID STOUT.DPAGB,PPSA. as our Judge. (P)
12th 'PRACTICAL NIGHT'. If you have any 'Props' you would like to use, then bring them along.
19th 'NCPF 'AWARDS' PORTFOLIO'. Tonight we will be seeing all the winning images from the 2018 NCPF Annual Competition, (Di)
26th 'PHOTOGRAPHY - MY STYLE'. A return visit from JACK BAMFORD.MA(Photo) of Brampton. Jack Judged our Advanced Section in 2017 and tonight we get the chance to see his work (P)
9th 'SALE OF EQUIPMENT'. Your chance to bring along any unwanted goods for Auction. Please make sure you bring along your MONEY.
16th 'AN ECLECTIC MIX'. A first time visit from our Guest ARTHUR SMITH of Tynemouth. (P)
23rd 'SUMMER BANK HOLIDAY - PRACTICAL NIGHT'. The standard fee of £5.00 is payable (if we have a model). (Entries: 3rd Qualifying Competition - BEGINNERS - PRINTS)
30th 'AN EVENING WITH STEVE THOMPSON'. Another first time presentation given by one of our own Members.
6th 'DISCOVERING NATURE.Part.4. 'JAPAN & BEYOND'. Tonight's presentation is delivered by ALAN WALKER.ARPS,MPAGB,EFIAP,MPSA.and JULIE WALKER.ARPS,DPAGB,EFIAP,EPSA. They are travelling from Ambleside in Cumbria and will be staying overnight. (Di)
DO NOT MISS TONIGHT. (Entries: 3rd Qualifying Competition - ADVANCED - PRINTS)
13th 'RESULTS: 3rd BEGINNERS QUALIFYING COMPETITION'. The final visit from our Judge STUART SKELSEY.LRPS,CPAGB,BPE*. (P)
20th 'ANOTHER TIME - ANOTHER PLACE'. With PAX GARABEDIAN.DPAGB,EFIAP,EPSA. Another Guest who has travelled a long way from Wigton in Cumbria to be with us tonight. (Di/AV) (Entries: 3rd Qualifying Competition - DIGITAL)
27th 'RESULTS: 3rd ADVANCED QUALIFYING COMPETITION'. For the final time this season we welcome back DAVID STOUT.DPAGB,PPSA. as our Judge. (P) (Entries: NCPF Beamish)
4th 'MY WORLD IN BLACK & WHITE & INFRA RED'.
Our speaker tonight is GERALD CHAMBERLIN.DPAGB,EFIAP. from Carlisle. (Di/P)
11th 'RESULTS: 3rd 'DIGITAL' QUALIFYING COMPETITION'. For her final visit of the season, we welcome back CATHERINE BALL (BA Photo). (Di) (Entries: SET SUBJECT COMPETITION - PRINTS)
18th 'ODDS & SODS No.3'. Very ably presented by a duo of our Members ALLAN SYMONS & WILL IRELAND. (Di) (Entries: WEAR AREA BATTLE - DIGITAL)
25th 'AN EVENING WITH CHRISTINE & ANNE'. This time we have two Lady Members entertaining us and they are CHRISTINE DOBINSON & ANNE PHILLIPSON. (Di)
(Entries: THE FRED ALLAN Competition - DIGITAL)
1st 'RESULTS: SET SUBJECT COMPETITION'. On his first visit to Washington , we make most welcome PETER DOWNS.LRPS.
8th 'PRACTICAL NIGHT'. This is the last one of the season, so, let's make it a good'un.
(Entries: NATURE Competition)
15th 'RESULTS: THE FRED ALLAN COMPETITION'. Our expert and well liked Judge for this Competition is ALAN PORRETT.ARPS,DPAGB,EFIAP,APAGB.
22nd 'RESULTS: THE WEAR AREA BATTLE'. We welcome another very experienced Judge for tonight and he is LEO PALMER.FRPS,FPSA,GMPSA,APAGB.
(Please remember to bring 'goodies' for the buffet).
29th 'RESULTS: NATURE COMPETITION'. Another new Guest to Judge for us tonight is
MARTIN VICKERMAN and we look forward to a good entry.
(Donations for the Xmas Hamper) (Final night for written items for the AGM Agenda)
(The Nomination board for Officers & Committee for Elections at the AGM is available)
6th 'ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING'. Your opportunity to have a say in how the Club is run.
13th 'ANNUAL DINNER & PRESENTATION OF TROPHIES'. Our Guests will be DAVID & CAROL STOUT, STUART & KATHLEEN SKELSEY and CATHERINE BALL.
20th 'OPEN NIGHT'. Come along for a chill & chat.
27th 'OPEN NIGHT'. Come along for a chill & chat.
3rd 'NCPF 'SELECTORS' CHOICE PORTFOLIO'.