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CREDIT: Jan Beesley ARPS

RPS Digital Imaging

Promoting the art and the craft of digital imaging
800X533 In Perfect Harmony By Carole Lewis ARPS
CREDIT: Carole Lewis ARPS
Take part ...

We run various projects and competitions for you to meet other members and see what people are doing:

  • A digital image competition, with five themed rounds and a final round to choose the winners.
  • A print portfolio to select a showcase of the breadth of member's work, with printed copies for all entrants.
  • Talk-Walk-Talk (in association with the Landscape Group) - a themed talk, member-led walks and a round-up session to discuss results.
  • From Seed to Bloom - plant and flower photography workshops and events.
  • Books and Zines - create a publication to showcase your images.
Copper On Blue by Julie Pigula FRPS
CREDIT: Julie Pigula FRPS
Learn ...

The DI Group offers you a number of opportunities to learn about photography, at various levels according to your needs:

Distant Yachts By Sheila Haycox ARPS
CREDIT: Sheila Haycox ARPS
Engage ...

Communication is a two-way process. You can engage with the DI Group in various ways:

  • Read and contribute articles to our publications: DIGIT magazine, DI Online newsletter and Accolade magazine.
  • Contact our volunteers with queries or suggestions.
  • Volunteer to help the committee with defined tasks.
  • Attend our annual AGM and day of events in February.
  • Join our Facebook group for critique and chat.
  • If you live nearby, we have a Southern Centre based in the Ringwood area. Visit their web page to find out more about the events they organise.

 

Rad Drew
CREDIT: Rad Drew
Creating Infrared Photos with Your iPhone with Rad Drew
July 27th, free to DI members

Rad Drew began creating infrared photos in 2019 with the iPhone 11 Pro Max. With the right accessories, apps, and processing, it's possible to create engaging, dynamic infrared photos with the iPhone. Join Rad as he shares the accessories needed, and favourite camera apps, and demonstrated his post processing workflow for crafting iPhone infrared photos.

(Android users are welcome with the understanding that some apps presented may not apply to Android phones.)

Judy Hancock Holland
CREDIT: Judy Hancock Holland
Critiquing Photos: Your Own and Others’ with Judy Hancock Holland
June 22nd, free to DI members

Join us for this in depth look at how to critique images. The emphasis will be on assessing your own images thoroughly, but we’ll also look at how to give helpful feedback to others, and how to receive and use the feedback you may receive from your fellow photographers. After the presentation, a useful written checklist will be provided.

Judy’s photographic work has been exhibited in Canada, the US, and Europe. She’s an award winning photographer and lifelong educator who loves to coach and mentor others.

Join RPS Digital Imaging

To join, log into the member portal, and click the Join a Specialist Group button. If you have problems, email membership@rps.org with your query. (If you have recently joined the group and haven't heard anything from us, please contact our membership secretary so we can welcome you properly.)

Summary of all Digital Imaging membership benefits:

  • Monthly online webinars by eminent photographers worldwide
  • Online workshops and tutorials covering post-processing software and techniques
  • DIGIT quarterly magazine and DI Online monthly online newsletter
  • eCircles (Critique, Post-processing & Panels) and Print Circle
  • Annual free to enter Print Portfolio and Digital Image Competition over five rounds
  • Projects to engage with: Talk-Walk-Talk, Books/Zines, From Seed to Bloom
  • Active private group on Facebook
  • YouTube channel and other online resources

Upcoming webinars

Our regular Saturday programme includes Urban Hymns from Leigh Preston in August: more to be announced shortly. See Events for more information and to book.

We also offer other online events linked to our various projects, which are announced in our email broadcasts.