Posted: Mon 26th May 2014

Hawarden Photographic Society’s Annual General Meeting and Presentation Night

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This article is old - Published: Monday, May 26th, 2014

Hawarden Photographic Society’s Annual General Meeting and Presentation Night took place at the beginning of May. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Geoff Pope was re-elected as the society’s chair, with Ram Patel as vice-chair. Paul Temple continues as secretary. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Presentations were made in both the Beginners and Advanced sections, with certificates awarded to those members who were placed in the top five of each of the six competitions. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A ‘Meritorious Award’ was presented to Dave Jones as a mark of gratitude for the unstinting work that he (as Vice Chair), has undertaken for the Society. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Mike Dyment receives his awards: Beginner Photographer of the Year and winner of the Beginners’ print category, from Geoff Pope. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Mike Dyment ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Geoff Pope presents the Beginners’ Digital Projected Image trophy to Sandra Parker. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Sandra Parker ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Richard Todd triumphed in the AV presentation for the second year. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Richard Todd (1) ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Photographer of the Year in the Advanced section was Geoff Pope, who also scooped first prize in the Advanced print section. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Geoff Pope ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Geoff is pictured receiving his awards from Paul Temple ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Promotion! ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

As a result of their successes in the Beginners’ section, four members now move into the Advanced section. They are ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

  • Mike Dyment
  • John Fox
  • Sandra Parker
  • Ram Patel

The Society now takes a break from its weekly programme and will meet again on Thursday 29th May in Hawarden Institute, when the programme for summer meetings will be unveiled. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

For further information, please take a look at our website: ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

www.hawardenphotographicsociety.com ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

or get in touch with Paul Temple on 01244537207 ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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