RICHMOND AND TWICKENHAM PHOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBITION 2015
The 2015 Exhibition was held at the Landmark Arts Centre, Teddington from 25th March to 6th April. At the Opening the President, Seamus Reid introduced Councilor Jane Boulton, Mayor of Richmond, who welcomed guests and members. Mary Hayward-Smith, Head of Art at St Catherine’s School, thanked the RTPS for displaying students’ work and Jay Charnock FRPS thanked the RTPS for providing space for the display of work from the Visual Art Group of the RPS. Monica Weller FRPS, opened the Exhibition.
(L to R) Mary Hayward-Smith, Head of Art at St Catherine’s School, Jay Charnock FRPS, Seamus Reid LRPS, President, Councilor Jane Bolton, Mayor of Richmond, and Monica Weller FRPS.
Display of photographs by the pupils of St Catherine’s School, Twickenham
The main exhibition space at the Landmark
Sixty two of our members exhibited a panel of their work. Visitors were requested to vote for their favourite panel or indeed their favourite print. We were pleased that a higher proportion of those who came chose to vote this year compared to 2014.
The winning panel was London City Reflections by Jocelyn Horsfall
- Jocelyn Horsfall wins the Richmond Community Cup.
- Duncan Herring was 2nd with Beautiful Bushy Park
- Emma Durnford was 3rd with Winter in Bushy Park
- Paul Johnston was 4th with Norfolk People
- Chloe Cambell & Gordanna Ilic were 5th with Covent Garden and St Giles
During the past year two members gained Associate Membership of the Royal Photographic Society. These were:
Cheryl Meek ARPS
Colin Clarke ARPS
Four members gained Licentiateship Distinction with the Royal Photographic Society. These were:
Deborah Highton LRPS
Phil Mundy LRPS
Alan Crossland LRPS
Seamus Reid LRPS
As in previous years we had a shop where members sold cards, photographic books and equipment.
In total we had over 622 prints by RTPS members and 120 projected digital images on display. 705 visitors attended in addition to those who came to our Private View and Official Opening.
Next year our exhibition will take place from Thursday 24th March to Sunday 3rd April, 2016.
Make a note in your diaries - you will be assured of a warm welcome.
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