Feb 202017

The Members’ Exhibition will have its opening night and awards ceremony on Saturday 22nd April, 5-7pm and will be open to the public on Sunday 23rd April. All submitted work will be displayed at Great King Street – the prints in the Main Hall, and the PDIs as a slide show in the Digital Suite. […]

 Posted by on February 20, 2017 at 11:51 am
Apr 302016

EPS enjoyed success at the recent Scottish Salon, winning the award for best Scottish Club with a total of 1038 points. Dumfries came second with 802 points and Bon Accord third with 700.   Overall, 21 members entered and achieved 72 acceptances with 4 HM certificates and 1 SPF Gold Medal. This was an excellent […]

 Posted by on April 30, 2016 at 7:24 pm
Mar 172016

The Members’ Night of the exhibition on Friday 15 April brought around 50 members and guests to the Society.  The trophies were presented to winners by Stephen Meek, President.  On Saturday/Sunday 16/17 April the exhibition was open to the public but we had a mere 50 or so visitors.  One of these was Doug Corrance […]

 Posted by on March 17, 2016 at 9:24 am
Nov 042015

The exhibition of EPS members’ work is now up and running in the Art and Design Department of the Central Library, George IV Bridge (formerly the Fine Art Library). Many thanks to all who contributed – the response to our request for prints this year was excellent and  we had plenty to choose from. Everyone […]

 Posted by on November 4, 2015 at 5:51 pm
Sep 272015

The London Salon, like our own International Exhibition, is one of the very few print-only exhibitions in the world. We are therefore pleased to have a selection of prints from the exhibition on display in our Downstairs Gallery until the end of October.  If you are interested in photography, please pop down some time and […]

 Posted by on September 27, 2015 at 11:21 am
May 182015

A number of EPS members enjoyed success at the Scottish Salon and the Society came second to Dumfries in the Club Awards which is an improvement on our third place last year. Thanks to all those who entered via the Club entry system. Overall, we achieved 38 acceptances including a PSA Ribbon and 2 HM […]

 Posted by on May 18, 2015 at 1:36 pm
Apr 192015

Apologies for the delay in getting these published. Those of you who were unable to hear Simon Allen’s discussion of the reasons for his choices missed a masterclass in judging!  He is an excellent speaker and gives a very full assessment of an image’s qualities. To see the winners – please click on the link […]

 Posted by on April 19, 2015 at 11:30 am
Mar 142015

As many members will be aware, our annual Members’ Exhibition will be on public view at Great King Street on 4th and 5th April. To get as much publicity as possible, I have made up a flier which I would ask you all to download and print off.  Then hand them out to local shops, […]

 Posted by on March 14, 2015 at 5:33 pm
Mar 072015

FIAP (Fédération Internationale de l’Art Photographique) has announced the following distinctions awarded to members of EPS for success in entering exhibitions or salons in this country and abroad. Eion Johnston and Terry Railley have both achieved their EFIAP (Excellence of FIAP).  This requires a minimum of 250 acceptances with at least 50 different images in […]

 Posted by on March 7, 2015 at 11:40 am
Mar 072015

Members may be interested to hear the result of last week’s friendly battle (an oxymoron if ever there was one!) against Queen’s Park Camera Club in Glasgow.  This is an annual event on a home/way basis, and this year it was our turn to be hosts.  It is always a good social occasion and the […]

 Posted by on March 7, 2015 at 11:33 am