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Switzerland

A country of lakes and mountains.

Welcome to the Swiss Chapter!

We welcome members from both Switzerland and neighbouring countries

The Swiss chapter was founded in 2012 and we are now some 35 members of varying ages and experience. We have both professional and amateur photographers of different nationalities with a number of us possessing RPS distinctions. 

Every year we aim to have 5 or 6 meetings covering visits to exhibitions, workshops and distinction advisory days. Switzerland is not a large country; it is therefore quite easy to reach our meetings by train or car. The meetings mainly take place in Murten, Biel or Zurich. See 'Events'.

We also run a monthly e-circle where we critique each other's work and decide which one is our favourite of the month. See 'News'.

The chapter relies on volunteers and people willing to participate in its activities. If you are able to suggest an event please contact the chapter organiser, Rob Kershaw, via email:

rob.kershaw@bluewin.ch

If you'd like to help with any of the administration of the chapter, please also contact Rob.

 

'Lac Léman' By Jill Taylor LRPS SWITZERLAND
CREDIT: Jill Taylor LRPS

Committee:

 

Chapter Organiser: Rob Kershaw ARPS

 

Chapter Treasurer: Richard Tucker ARPS

 

Chapter Secretary: Jill Taylor LRPS

 

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'Home Straight' By Chris Jenkins
CREDIT: Christopher Jenkins

Favourite monthly images

Each month the Chapter selects an 'image of the month'. See some previous images here.

 

 

Previous Favourites

News:

'Winterwonderland' By Urs Albrecht LRPS

'Winterwonderland' by Urs Albrecht LRPS

 

"This image was taken in the same place as our November 2020 favourite! This time it was taken at the end of the day in the blue hour at the end of December 2020."

 

January Favourite
'Walking The Horses' Richard Tucker ARPS
CREDIT: Richard Tucker ARPS

'Walking the Horses' by Richard Tucker ARPS

 

Walking the Horses: Winter becomes a time for stalking with a camera. There are pictures everywhere.

 

December Favourite
'Champex' Urs Albrecht LRPS
CREDIT: Urs Albrecht LRPS

'Champex' by Urs Albrecht LRPS

 


"I took this image in fall at Champex-lac, a village in the Swiss mountains in the region of the Grand-St-Bernard."

 

 

November Favourite

Events:

Because of the situation with the covid19 pandemic, all events have been suspended until further notice. 

We hope to be back with a full programme as soon as possible.

Members' Work:

6 X 6 is a quarterly publication showcasing the variety and talent found in the membership of the Swiss Chapter.