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BSoUP Meeting - December 2008

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Wednesday, 17th December 2008

The next BSoUP meeting takes place on Wednesday, 17th December 2008 at 7.30 for 8.00 p.m. at our usual venue the Holland Club, Imperial College, S. Kensington, London. Directions.

Annual General Meeting: The Agenda and Committee List and Accounts for the year ending 30th September have already been sent to all BSoUP members with e-mail contact addresses.

We'll try to keep the AGM as short as possible.

Open Portfolio Competition: Rules and On line Entry Form.

Christmas Party: The catering is again being organised by our own master caterer Joss Woolf.

Shannon Conway's winning Open Portfolio 2007
Shannon Conway's winning Open Portfolio 2007

JP Trenque reciving the BSoUP Trophy and prize for his winning Open Portfolio
JP Trenque (right) receiving the BSoUP Trophy and prize
for his winning Open Portfolio. Image: Peter Ladell

BSoUP Open Porfolio Competition 2008

Congratulations to our Chairman, JP Trenque who won this year's Open Portfolio Competition (right). JP was presented with the Open Portfolio Competition Trophy and a cheque for £100 donated by DIVE Magazine by BSoUP President, Brian Pitkin.

There was a tie for second place between Trevor Rees (below left) and Jane Morgan. (below right).

Fourth place went to Simon Brown and non-member Dray van Beeck came fifth. Sixth place went to Arthur Kingdon.

There were a total of 30 entries.

How the top six scored:-

Position Photographer Points Firsts
1 JP Trenque 37 6
2= Trevor Rees 32 8
2= Jane Morgan 32 7
4 Simon Brown 26 5
5 Dray van Beeck 22 3
6 Arthur Kingdon 17 1
Open Portfolio 2008 by JP Trenque
Open Portfolio 2008 by JP Trenque
Open Portfolio 2008 by Trevor Rees
Open Portfolio 2008 by Trevor Rees

The top six may be viewed in the Gallery by clicking on a photographers name in the table (above left).

BSoUP members only may view all the entries in projected order in the Competition slideshow.

If you entered and are not in the top six and wish to know how well you did please e-mail Brian Pitkin.

BSoUP thanks DIVE Magazine for their continued sponsorship of the Annual Open Portfolio Competition

The next Annual Open Portfolio Competition takes place in December 2009 and is open to members and non-members alike.

All portfolios will be judged by the audience present at the meeting.

The winner receives the BSoUP Trophy and a cheque donated by DIVE Magazine, who reserve the right to publish the winning entries.

Open Portfolio by Jane Morgan
Open Portfolio by Jane Morgan

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