Photographic Group Events


Programme of Events – March


All Wednesday night functions, unless otherwise stated take place in room 102 (conference room), Dublin International Hostel, 61 Mountjoy Street, Dublin 7.

Bus Nos. 38, 46A and 120 from the City Centre to the door. There is a car park to the rear of the hostel.


Wednesday 7th March 2018 @8p.m.

Wildlife along the river Dodder.

A presentation by John Stanton (Dodder Action Group).

Admission including tea & biscuits €3.


Wednesday 14th March 2018 @8.30p.m.

Club Night.

How to take images from your camera to your laptop for enhancing.

Bring down camera, laptop and USB stick. The purpose of this evening is to prepare you for the forthcoming Annual Photographic Exhibition.

N.B. Entries for the Six Monthly League Competition should be submitted between 7.30 pm and 8pm.

Free admission including tea & biscuits.


Wednesday 21st March 2018 @8p.m.

Six Monthly League Competition 2017/2018 – Final Competition


Novices, intermediate and advanced photographers are urged to attend tonight in order to learn from the judge’s comments on the entries submitted on the 14th March 2018.

Free admission including tea & biscuits.


Wednesday 28th March 2018 @8pm.

Club Night

In preparation for our forthcoming Annual Photographic Exhibition members should bring down their photographs, mounting boards, cardboard large enough to cover back of mount, spray mount and cellotape.

Free admission including tea & biscuits.                                                                                   


Dates for your Diary

St. Patrick’s Weekend – Saturday 17th – 19th March 2018.

Members are encouraged to get out and about and take photographs.


Wednesday 4th April 2018.

Closing date for the receipt of entries foe our Annual Photographic Exhibition. Rules and entry forms attached.


Wednesday 25th April 2018 @8pm.

Annual General Meeting of An Óige.

Venue: The Church Restaurant, Dublin International Hostel, 61 Mountjoy Street, Dublin 7.

Admission: By presentation of an up to date An Óige Membership Card.


Thursday 31st May 2018 – Sunday 10th June 2019.

80th Annual Photographic Exhibition.


Venue: The National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, Dublin 9.



Other Photographic News


The Eddie Chandler Gallery – F.I.A.P Exhibition Centre.

Dublin Camera Club – Camden Street, Dublin 2.

Saturday’s 17th February, 24th February, 3rd March and 10th March 2018. 11am – 5pm.

“Catchlight Exhibition”

Images cover a range of subjects from sport to nature to studio based. The panel of 20 images won the F.I.A.P. Club World Cup. Well worth a visit.



Public Relations Officer for the Photographic Group. This is a voluntary position. The person will be required to recruit new photographic members for the group and to work with them with a view to improving their photographic skills etc.

Those interested should contact Marie McDonnell. Tel (01) 837 7411 (H) or (01) 882 6702 (An Óige afternoons).


Membership fees for 2018

The membership subscription for the Photographic Group is €25, for those over 25 years of age, and €15 for those Under 25 years of age. Please note that membership of An Óige is a pre-requisite for joining the photographic group. Membership fees for An Óige are as follows: €25 for those over 25 years, €15 for those under 25 years and €45 for families.