IPF National Shield Digital Competition 2020

The IPF National Shield is taking place this weekend the 14th and 15th November 2020 and we would like to wish all participating societies and clubs the very best of luck in this year’s competition. 

Kindly sponsored by Sheldon Fine Art Papers, this year’s results will be streamed on the Zoom platform on 22nd November 2020 at 15:00. All participating clubs will receive their link shortly before this date. Thanks also to our Judges:

Bronwyn Casey EFIAP/s MAPS

Agatha Bunanta FPSA GMPSA GPSA EFIAP/p ARPS

Richard Speirs DPAGB APAGB BPE2

Finally, thank you to Andrew Magan IPF Coordinator, Kilkenny Photographic Society and Carlow Photographic Society for their help in organising this year’s event in such difficult circumstances. 

Results of the Abstract/Creative Competition

Congratulations to our winners in the KPS POTY Competition ‘Abstract/Creative’ for October 2020.

 
Results of the Abstract/Creative Comp.
Advanced
1st Bodyscape                           Ned Mahon
2nd Cold                                       Hugo Reidy
3rd Abstract                                 Johnny Cuddihy
Intermediate:
1st Deconstructed car lamp      Anne Dowling
2nd Crab                                       Podge Mead
3rd Abstract                                  Frank Corcoran
Novice:
1st Glass flower                           Penny Newbery

Congratulations to our winners in the POTY Competition ‘Colour’ for May 2020.

 
Advance:
1st Tron Matt Whitby
2nd Mischkah in blue Ned Mahon
3rd Stretched.jpg Derville Conroy
 
Intermediate:
1st troubled banana man on the banana boat in the banana sea Petr Petr
2nd Coca Cola 2 Carla Ennis
3rd Colours of love Billy Culleton
3rd Interrupted bath time PadrIc Meade
 
Novice:
1st Yellow Penny Newbery
2nd Flower.jpg Eamon McArdle
3rd Green.jpg Fergus Alonso

Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting of the Kilkenny Photographic Society on 11th June 2020 at 8 pm on Zoom Platform

An Extraordinary General Meeting of Kilkenny Photographic Society will be held on the 11th of June 2020 on the zoom platform at 8 pm.

The KPS Committee are proposing that we change the membership year from “September 1 – August 31” to “January 1 – December 31”

To facilitate this, the following changes must be made to the KPS constitution.

Motion for the EGM:

The Committee proposes that the following changes are made to the Kilkenny Photographic Society Constitution.

Existing 3.8:       Membership fees shall become due immediately following the

AGM [or at the committee’s discretion] and shall be paid in one sum no

later than September 30th of the year, it becomes due.

Proposed 3.8:   Membership fees shall become due immediately following the

AGM [or at the committee’s discretion] and shall be paid in one sum no

later than January 31st of the year it becomes due.

Existing 3.9:      Membership shall be for each year from the 1st September or from

the date of joining until the 31st of August in the following year.

Proposed 3.9:    Membership shall be for each year from the 1st January or from

the date of joining until the 31st of December in the same year.

Existing 3.10:      For new members joining after the 31st of Dec the membership

fee shall be calculated on a pro-rata basis. However, under

exceptional circumstances, the committee shall be able to levy a

lower rate of membership.

Proposed 3.10:  For new members joining after the 30th of April the membership

fee shall be calculated on a pro-rata basis. However, under

exceptional circumstances, the committee shall be able to levy a

lower rate of membership.

Existing 3.12:      If a member shall fail to pay his or her membership fee by the 31st

December of the year in which it becomes due, after notification by

email of the outstanding membership fee due, shall be deemed to

have retired from the society. The members name will be removed

from the register of members. In the case of a member deemed retired

but wishes to re-join they will be required to submit a fresh application

for membership.

Proposed 3.12: If a member shall fail to pay his or her membership fee by the 30th

April of the year in which it becomes due, after notification by

email of the outstanding membership fee due, shall be deemed to

have retired from the society. The members name will be removed

from the register of members. In the case of a member deemed retired

but wishes to re-join they will be required to submit a fresh application

for membership.

Further details will be emailed to all members before the EGM

Ned Mahon

Chairperson

Denis O Reilly

Secretary