Sunday, October 30, 2022

Club Meeting - Tue 8th November 2022

DOORS OPEN AT 7:45PM. MEETING BEGINS PROMPTLY AT 8PM! THE ENTRANCE FEE IS €3

AGENDA FOR OUR NOVEMBER 2022 MEETING IS AS FOLLOWS

         Chairpersons Address 

          ∙     Announcements            

    •     Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Martin Cooke and Judged by Hugh Rooney
                                                 The Theme for this Months Motivation was "Sports" 
                                                 All entries can be seen here on Flickr                                       

          ∙     Entries can be uploaded on/before 5th Nov. via the following links:                                      

                       Beginners - https://www.dropbox.com/request/0rRuEGoUilTgwatqZm8S

                       Intermediate - https://www.dropbox.com/request/XbwmM5lLVDRkD5bbSgkB

                       Advanced - https://www.dropbox.com/request/1GTvv2GVcGB2q8eOYrwc

                      

         Tea/Coffee Break

         After Our Break

           ∙     Hugh Rooney will be presenting too us some of this photography works. Hugh joined Boyle
                   Camera Club in January 2012, After spending 30 years in Monaghan Camera Club.
                   Hugh is a keen travel photographer and his preferred subjects are Landscape and 
                   Architecture. 
                   This will be a good time for the club to interact to know more about these motivations!

                                         

                                            IMAGE: HUGH ROONEY

       Reminders

          ∙     Members are reminded annual subscriptions are now due
                 
          ∙     Subscriptions are renewed in January 2023 and can be paid in advance to Martina(Treasurer)
                  Beginning as early as our November meeting, simply pop the required amount in an envelope 
                  with your full name printed on the front and can be collected at the door at your next meeting
                  Full Membership €45, 
                  Student €25, 
                  OAP €25, 
                  Unwaged €25
                  

          ∙     Future motivations - Portraiture



Meetings are held in: St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle, F52 N260

We look forward to seeing you all.
As always, new members are very welcome.

Monday, October 24, 2022

Following up on October 2022 AGM

THE ELECTED HAVE BEEN APPOINTED IN AS THE NEW COMMITTEE 2022/23

Chairperson Marty Cooke 
Treasurer Martina Morris 
Motivational Secretary Marty Cooke 
Webmaster Gary Fitzgerald 
Social Cordinator Kathryn Gannon 
Secretary Celine King 
P.O.T.Y Hugh Rooney 
52/52 Officer TBA(In January)


A Special Thanks to the previous committee and the best of luck with the new committee throughout the year

Friday, October 7, 2022

October 2022 Meeting and AGM

  Agenda - 11th of October 2022 - Meeting


The Agenda for our September meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Annual General Meeting 
If you have any issues that you would like discussed then please  notify us be email only  before Oct. 4th. 
We will also be electing our committee. Please consider playing an active part in your club, as they say “ many hands make light work “
  • Sports Photography - Bernie will be talking and giving tips on Sports Photography. 


  • Reminders
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Portraits with Flash - October
      • Perspective - November
      • Winter Weather - December

New Members are always welcome to join!

Friday, July 8, 2022

Agenda - Club Meeting - Tue 12th July 2022

  We are hosting our meeting in person in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.

Doors open at 7.45pm. The meeting will begin PROMPTLY at 8pm! The entrance fee is €3

Please be early and bring your camera, tripod etc as we are hoping to get into Carrick on Shannon for a few shots along the Shannon.

The Agenda for our May meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Tea Break
  • TBA
  • Reminders
    • Bring a €50 deposit for the September weekend away to Ballyliffin Donegal
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Phone Photography
      • Portraiture 
      • Travel 
      • Sports
      • Architecture

Meetings are held in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.
We look forward to seeing you all.
New Members are always welcome to join!

Sunday, June 12, 2022

Agenda - Club Meeting - Tue 14th June 2022

  We are hosting our meeting in person in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.

Doors open at 7.45pm. The meeting will begin PROMPTLY at 8pm! The entrance fee is €3

Please be early and bring your camera, tripod etc as we are hoping to get into Carrick on Shannon for a few shots along the Shannon.

The Agenda for our May meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Tea Break
  • River Shoot - Walk around Carrick-on-Shannon to photograph the shannon
  • Reminders
    • Bring €50 deposit for September weekend away to Ballyliffin Donegal
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Phone Photography
      • Portraiture 
      • Film Titles
      • Travel 
      • Sports
      • Architecture

Meetings are held in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.
We look forward to seeing you all.
New Members are always welcome to join!

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Agenda - Club Meeting - Tue 10th May 2022

  We are hosting our meeting in person in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.

Doors open at 7.45pm. The meeting will begin PROMPTLY at 8pm! The entrance fee is €3

The Agenda for our May meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Marty and judged by Bernie O'Farrell. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Animal Photography". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Tea Break
  • Architecture Shoot - Walk around Boyle shooting architecture, remember to bring your camera, tripods, etc 
  • Reminders
    • Bring €50 deposit for September weekend away to Ballyliffin Donegal
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Phone Photography
      • Portraiture 
      • Film Titles
      • Travel 
      • Sports
      • Architecture

Meetings are held in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.
We look forward to seeing you all.
New Members are always welcome to join!

Saturday, April 9, 2022

Agenda - Club Meeting - Tue 12th April 2022

 We are hosting our meeting in person in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.

Doors open at 7.45pm. The meeting will begin PROMPTLY at 8pm! The entrance fee is €3

The Agenda for our March meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Marty and judged by Gary Fitzgerald. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Phone Photography". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Tea Break
  • Committees Journeys in Photography - Committee members are going to go through their photography journey
  • Reminders
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Animals
      • Phone Photography
      • Portraiture 
      • Film Titles
      • Travel 
      • Sports
      • Architecture

Meetings are held in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.
We look forward to seeing you all.
New Members are always welcome to join!

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Agenda - Club Meeting - Tue 8th March 2022

We are hosting our meeting in person in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.

Doors open at 7.45pm. The meeting will begin PROMPTLY at 8pm!

The Agenda for our March meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Marty and judged by Hugh Rooney. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Landscape". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Tea Break
  • Camera Settings Workshop - Bring your camera to help with settings and 
  • Reminders
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Animals
      • Phone Photography
      • Portraiture 
      • Film Titles
      • Travel 
      • Sports
      • Architecture

Meetings are held in St Joseph's Resource Centre, Boyle.
We look forward to seeing you all.
New Members are always welcome to join!

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Club Meeting - February 2022 - Agenda

 Agenda - 8th of February 2022 - Meeting


This months meeting will be held on Zoom - Zoom link is
https://overstock.zoom.us/j/98137987206?pwd=NDFIMTVIZFdJSXRZbTNrZUUrWnREZz09

Meeting ID: 981 3798 7206
Passcode: 99968522

For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

The Agenda for our January meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Marty and judged by Hugh Rooney. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Black and White". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Reminders
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Animals
      • Phone Photography
      • Portraiture 
      • Film Titles
      • Landscape - March
      • Travel 
      • Sports
      • Architecture

New Members are always welcome to join!

Thursday, January 6, 2022

Club Meeting - January 2022 - Agenda

Agenda - 11th of January 2022 - Meeting


This months meeting will be held on Zoom - Zoom link is
https://overstock.zoom.us/j/98137987206?pwd=NDFIMTVIZFdJSXRZbTNrZUUrWnREZz09

Meeting ID: 981 3798 7206
Passcode: 99968522

For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

The Agenda for our January meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • Photographer of the Year
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Marty and judged by Bernie O'Farrell. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Emotion". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Guest Presentation - Mark Condren will be presenting his work
  • Reminders
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Animals
      • Black and White - February 
      • Phone Photography
      • Portraiture 
      • Film Titles
      • Landscape
      • Travel 
      • Sports
      • Architecture

New Members are always welcome to join!

Friday, December 31, 2021

Happy New Year from Boyle Camera Club

 As 2021 comes to an end I would like to thank our members, committee and wonderful speakers for their help and support throughout this year. We have made the best out of 2021.

I wish you all. A healthy, happy and fun-filled 2022 and look forward to seeing you all again soon.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Merry Christmas from Boyle Camera Club

Happy Christmas Everyone,

On behalf of the committee, I would like to wish all our members, guest speakers and friends of Boyle Camera Club a Very Happy Christmas and lots of great photographic opportunities in 2022. 

Maybe Santa might even see his way to deliver a new lens or two for those of us who have been very good boys or girls throughout this last year.



Enjoy some quality time with your loved ones, take time to breathe and enjoy the big and little things in your life.

Looking forward to seeing you all again soon.

Bernie O’Farrell

Boyle Camera Club

Thursday, December 9, 2021

Agenda - December 2021 Meeting

Agenda - 14th of December 2021 - Meeting


This months meeting will be held on Zoom - Zoom link is
https://overstock.zoom.us/j/98137987206?pwd=NDFIMTVIZFdJSXRZbTNrZUUrWnREZz09

Meeting ID: 981 3798 7206
Passcode: 99968522

For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

The Agenda for our September meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Joe Kennedy and judged by Bernie O'Farrell. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Winter Weather". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Guest Presentation - Ian Lyons ARPS APAGB from Northern Ireland Photographic Association will talk about photography in Antarctica

New Members are always welcome to join!

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Agenda - November 2021 Meeting

Agenda - 9th of November 2021 - Meeting

This months meeting will be available both in-person and on Zoom

For those wishing to attend in person, doors open at 7.45pm at St Joesph's Resource Centre 

Masks and COVID-19 Certs will be required for entry.

The meeting will also be broadcast on Zoom - Zoom link is

The meeting will begin PROMPTLY at 8pm!


For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

The Agenda for our November meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Marty Cooke and judged by Bernie Farrell. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Perspective". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Guest Presentation - Ken Scott - Touching the Light. Ken Scott's headline presentation, sharing his instinctive approach to experiential and responsive light and landscape photography

  • Reminders
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Portraits with Flash - October
      • Perspective - November
      • Winter Weather - December

New Members are always welcome to join!

Friday, October 8, 2021

October 2021 Club Meeting and AGM

  Agenda - 12th of October 2021 - Meeting


This months meeting will be held on Zoom - Zoom link is
https://overstock.zoom.us/j/98137987206?pwd=NDFIMTVIZFdJSXRZbTNrZUUrWnREZz09

Meeting ID: 981 3798 7206
Passcode: 99968522

For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

The Agenda for our September meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Joe Kennedy and judged by Ann Doherty. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Portraits with Flash". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Annual General Meeting 

  • Guest Presentation - Bob Given As a former NI Sports Photographer of the Year, Bob enjoys spectating /photographing a range of sports.


  • Reminders
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Portraits with Flash - October
      • Perspective - November
      • Winter Weather - December

New Members are always welcome to join!

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

September 2021 Club Meeting

  Agenda - 14th of September - Meeting


This months meeting will be held on Zoom - Zoom link is
https://overstock.zoom.us/j/98137987206?pwd=NDFIMTVIZFdJSXRZbTNrZUUrWnREZz09

Meeting ID: 981 3798 7206
Passcode: 99968522

For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

The Agenda for our September meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Joe Kennedy and judged by Darragh Sherwin. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Nature". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.


  • Reminders
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.  
    • Our exhibition is available online at https://artspaces.kunstmatrix.com/en/node/7436225
    • Future motivation topics
      • Nature - September
      • Portraits with Flash - October
      • Perspective - November
      • Winter Weather - December

New Members are always welcome to join!

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

July 2021 Club Meeting

 Agenda - 13th of July - Meeting


This months meeting will be held on Zoom - Zoom link is
https://overstock.zoom.us/j/98137987206?pwd=NDFIMTVIZFdJSXRZbTNrZUUrWnREZz09

Meeting ID: 981 3798 7206
Passcode: 99968522

For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

The Agenda for our January meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • June Meetup
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Joe Kennedy and judged by Marty Cooke. The theme for this month's Motivation was '' Street Photography". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Guest Presentation - Ita Martin from Malahide Camera Club will be talking about her photography


  • Reminders
Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here. Time to get your Images polished, ready and submitted for the Virtual Exhibition - We need them asap but definitely by the end of June.

New Members are always welcome to join!

Thursday, June 3, 2021

June 2021 Club Meeting

Agenda - 8th of June - Meeting

This months meeting will be held on Zoom - Zoom link is
https://overstock.zoom.us/j/98137987206?pwd=NDFIMTVIZFdJSXRZbTNrZUUrWnREZz09

Meeting ID: 981 3798 7206
Passcode: 99968522

For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

The Agenda for our January meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • June Meetup
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Joe Kennedy and judged by Joe Kennedy. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Macro". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
  • Members Meetup - Free at last to meet up, we are hoping to meet with as many members as possible, ( social distancing and masks to be practised) for a Portrait Shoot practice/fun experience.
Where: Lough Key Forest Park - Main Car Park
When: 5pm Saturday 19th June.
Bring your camera, any portable lights, diffusers, triggers etc. where possible. There will be no professional models but we will model for each other.
  • Guest Presentation - Mike Pilkington from Malahide Camera Club
Mike is a seasoned traveller and having narrowly missed lockdown 1 in India, he is now back in Ireland and is celebrating the birth of two new Grandsons. Just before his recent trip to India, Mike travelled over 10,000 km to visit Lake Baikal in Siberia - the largest freshwater lake in the world. 
At the time of his visit, temperatures were as low as -30 Degrees Centigrade and Mike was being driven in vehicles on ice approximately 1 metre thick.


His talk will have something for everyone, as well as taking us through the story of his adventure with travel shots, he has some great images covering landscapes, astro, urban, nature, aerial and macro.
  • Reminders
Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here. Time to get your Images polished, ready and submitted for the Virtual Exhibition - We need them asap but definitely by the end of June.
  • Future Motivation Topics:
June: Street Photography

New Members are always welcome to join!

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

May 2021 Club Meeting

Agenda - 12th of May - Meeting


This months meeting will be held on Zoom - Zoom link is 

For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

The Agenda for our January meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
  • Chairperson's Address
    • Announcements
    • 52/52 Winner announced - Judged by Bernie, Joe and Hugh
    • AOB
  • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Joe Kennedy and judged by Tom Guihen. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Abstract". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
    Reminders
    • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.
    Future Motivation Topics:
    • May: Macro
    • June: Street Photography
    New Members are always welcome to join!

    Friday, April 9, 2021

    April 2021 Club Meeting

       Agenda - 13th of April - Meeting


    This months meeting will be held on Zoom - Zoom link is 

    For instructions on how to join a zoom meeting, see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

    The Agenda for our January meeting this Tuesday night is as follows;
    • Chairperson's Address
      • Announcements
      • Membership Fees
      • AOB
    • Motivation Slideshow - Presented by Joe Kennedy and judged by Brian Munnelly. The theme for this month's Motivation was ''Abstract". Entries can be seen here on Flickr.
    • Guest Presentation - Bill Power will be talking about his work




      Reminders
      • Members are reminded that annual subscriptions are now due - details here.
      Future Motivation Topics:
      • April: Abstract
      • May: Macro
      • June: Street Photography
      New Members are always welcome to join!