Spring Weekend Netherwood Hotel, Grange-over-Sands

14 March 2014 - 16 March 2014


Netherwood Hotel,
Lindale Road
Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria
United Kingdom
LA11 6ET

Tel:015395 32552

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RPS Member£220.00

Spring Weekend

Netherwood Hotel, Grange-over-Sands

Lecturers:  John Chamberlin FRPS Ian Lyons ARPS Vince Rooker DPAGB APAGB

Cost to be announced Price includes two nights dinner B&B and lecture programme. Deposit £50 per person

The hotel is offering a special price for dinner B&B for Thursday 13 & Sunday 16 March.

Please book Hotel Accomodation direct with the hotel Tel.No.015395 32552

Please contact Event Organiser, Jane Black 0191 252 2870 to book Event place.

John Chamberlin FRPS  is an outstanding and prolific photographer who has been engrossed in photography for nearly 35 years. He has served on three panels for the Royal Travel , Nature and he has chaired the Visual Art. Currently he is a member of the Distinctions Advisory Board and Chairman of the newly formed Multimedia panel. In 2008 he was awarded a Fenton Medal and Honorary Membership of RPS for services to the Society. John is a member of the London Salon and Arena. He has exhibited work all over world in monochrome and colour. He now uses digital capture and describes his work as that of a “photographer” rather than a digital artist.

Ian Lyons ARPS  has been involved in Northern Ireland club photography since the late 1970’s. His main interest is landscape, nature and travel photography. Ian is an adventurous traveller to wild and distant places where many of us would hesitate to venture, but where he can find all the material to satisfy

his photographic interests. Ian has worked with DI since 1995 and has been involved in the pre release testing of software applications such as Adobe Photoshop since 2002 and Lightroom since 2005.

Ian has represented Northern Ireland on the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain Executive Committee for many years.

Vince Rooker has been a practising photographer for more than 60 years, and has used all camera formats from a 5”X4” Field Camera to the current DSLR Nikon.  Pictures have been made as 35mm colour slides, Monochrome and Colour prints in the darkroom, and in the computer.  Currently, he is also making Audio Visual sequences.  He has belonged to the United Postal Postfolios for 30 years, where he contributes to 3 Folios, and to one folio in the 35PC Portfolios for Large Prints, A4 prints, PDI images and AV sequences.  Vince is the Life President of Morpeth Camera Club.

He was awarded LRPS in 1979, ARPS in 1981 with Monochrome Architectural Prints

DPAGB in 1995, AFIAP in 2001 and EFIAP in 2004.  Continuing to exhibit in International Salons he has had several prints accepted for exhibition by The London Salon.

As a PAGB Approved Judge he has acted as a selector at various PAGB events and International Salons

Email the event organiser
0191 252 2870

Region: Northern