Learning Zone

Look here for help and guidance. If you would like more information on any subject included please mention it to the President.

Click on any of the sub-headings, shown in orange below, for more information.

Submitting Competition Entries

Details of where and when entries are to be submitted

Preparing Images for Digital Projection Competitions

The way to ensure that your entries look at their best

A Guide to Mounting Prints

Entering print competitions can be a great way to be 'part of the action' and learn new skills. See your work compared against others and learn from the experience of our judges. You won't always agree with them but that is part of the fun.

Click on the link for guidance and remember - if in doubt just ask!

Using a Longridge Mat Cutter

In this YouTube clip the inventor of the Longridge mounting systems demonstrates the 'Duo System'.

A Guide to Photographic Awards and Distinctions

Many of our guest speakers and judges hold photographic honours - how do you get them?

A Guide to Exposure - Getting it Right!

Getting the exposure of an image correct is critical to achieving the result that you want. The article attached (click on the link to open it) explains the relationship between aperture, shutter speed and ISO sensitivity.