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by LesleyD
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: IMPORTANT - Print Competitions 2019/20 Season
Replies: 3
Views: 249

IMPORTANT - Print Competitions 2019/20 Season

The ADAPS Committee have discussed at length the low participation in print competitions, both in the monthly and annual competitions, and have agreed the following changes to the print competitions for the 2019/20 season. Please note that these changes are by way of a trial for 2019/20, and the Com...
by LesleyD
Mon Feb 25, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #216 Peace
Replies: 10
Views: 1378

Re: #216 Peace

Well – this has been so difficult – Well done everyone. I love all the shots and each one just makes you feel all ahhhhhh ….. Jo – love the reflections and colours, figures on the far bank, nice and sharp. Think it needs something in the foreground, a small boat tethered up in the water maybe, but a...
by LesleyD
Thu Feb 07, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #216 Peace
Replies: 10
Views: 1378

Re: #216 Peace

APOLOGIES everyone! I can’t count, doh! The closing date for this competition should read MiDNIGHT, SATURDAY 23 FEBRUARY.

Lesley
by LesleyD
Thu Feb 07, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #216 Peace
Replies: 10
Views: 1378

#216 Peace

OK folks - I was trying to come up with a title that would mean different things to different people, and I’ve decided on ‘Peace’. What does that mean to you and can you come up with an image which conveys your sentiments about what it is? Closing date - a couple of weeks - let’s go for Midnight on ...
by LesleyD
Tue Feb 05, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #215 Architecture
Replies: 14
Views: 1705

Re: #215 Architecture

Wow, thanks Gordon - first time I've ever won a Forum Competition!

I'll put my thinking cap on and post a new competition topic later.

Lesley
by LesleyD
Fri Feb 01, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #215 Architecture
Replies: 14
Views: 1705

Re: #215 Architecture

The Fred and Ginger Building, Prague.jpg
The Fred and Ginger Building, Prague.jpg (391.09 KiB) Viewed 1520 times
Apologies for using an older image, but this is the most unusual and fascinating architecture I've ever seen.
by LesleyD
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #214 Rebirth/New beginnings
Replies: 13
Views: 1798

Re: #214 Rebirth/New beginnings

As Winter Bites, Mother Nature Promises.jpg
Suddenly noticed these in the garden. Reminds me every year of the continual rebirth of our beautiful world
As Winter Bites, Mother Nature Promises.jpg (154.4 KiB) Viewed 1704 times
by LesleyD
Fri Dec 14, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Syllabus Updates and Discussion
Topic: Terry Mooney Set Subject Competition 11 June 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 558

Terry Mooney Set Subject Competition 11 June 2019

Hope everyone who attended the Social Evening last night had an enjoyable evening! Just to give you all plenty of time to think about it - the subject for next year’s Terry Mooney Competition is ‘STILL LIFE’. That should bring out the Henri Matisse in you all! Seriously, Still Life is not just an im...
by LesleyD
Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: # 210 AUTUMN forum comp.
Replies: 13
Views: 2250

Re: # 210 AUTUMN forum comp.

Autumn Morning - Pennington Flash.jpg
by Lesley Davidson
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by LesleyD
Fri Oct 05, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: Syllabus Updates and Discussion
Topic: Thursday 4th – Battle Ladies vs Gentlemen
Replies: 15
Views: 2236

Re: Thursday 4th – Battle Ladies vs Gentlemen

WELL DONE TO THE LADIES!!!

We may not have won, but losing by only 2 marks is certainly a triumph! Thank you to those girlies who submitted some excellent images for me to use - you know who you are!

Lesley
by LesleyD
Sun Sep 23, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Syllabus Updates and Discussion
Topic: Thursday 4th – Battle Ladies vs Gentlemen
Replies: 15
Views: 2236

Re: Thursday 4th – Battle Ladies vs Gentlemen

Thanks John!

Well, if the entries submitted to me so far are anything to go by, you Gents are in trouble ha! ha! ha!

Keep them coming, girls!!! I smell success.

Lesley
by LesleyD
Fri Sep 21, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Syllabus Updates and Discussion
Topic: Thursday 4th – Battle Ladies vs Gentlemen
Replies: 15
Views: 2236

Re: Thursday 4th – Battle Ladies vs Gentlemen

As announced at last night's meeting - the captains for the Ladies v Gents competition are myself, for the Ladies and John Riley for the Gents. Each captain will choose what they consider to be the best 20 images from their entry to take part in the battle. We have an external judge coming in to jud...