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The National Portrait Gallery's Annual Exhibition

As some of us (unsuccessfully) entered this competition, it would be nice to see which ones made it to the final exhibition. Then maybe take a few portraits of each other over tea in the National Gallery's tea rooms. And if you didn't catch my recent Manfrotto webinar on portraits, you can watch it here at your leisure: http://vimeo.com/77234781.

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  • Mike

    Yes, standing outside the front

    January 11, 2014

  • Martina G.

    Hi, is anyone else here?

    January 11, 2014

  • Malti

    Hi! Somehow managed to change my RSVP to "no" but am on my way, just a little late. Please carry on without me and I will try to catch you up. Sorry!

    January 11, 2014

  • Dezadie

    Hi Richard - sorry I have a domestic emergency - boiler problems so I am not going to be able to make it today.

    January 11, 2014

  • Lindsey W.

    Unfortunately I'm no longer able to make it today, but I hope to see you all at a future meet up!

    January 11, 2014

    • Richard G.

      No worries Lindsey. Hopefully see you at another meetup

      January 11, 2014

  • Dani S.

    Sorry unable to make it now due to a family bereavement. Hope you all have an enjoyable afternoon.

    January 11, 2014

    • Richard G.

      Very sorry to hear that dani. Hopefully another time

      January 11, 2014

  • Tracy K.

    I would love to do this but working this Saturday. If there was any chance of a reschedule for the following week, I'd be there. Richard, hope you are keeping well. Happy New Year!

    January 10, 2014

  • Richard G.

    Here's the plan for Saturday's meetup:

    2:00: Gather in the main foyer of the NPG near the ticket office and buy tickets.

    2:15: Go into the exhibition.

    3:00 (roughly): Gift shop

    3:15 (roughly): National Gallery cafe (that's the one next door, not the one on the top floor) for tea and cakes. I've booked a table for 10-12 people.

    Photographic task of the meetup: to get lovely portraits of everyone attending the meetup. Tag photos with #click_NPG #click_london on Instagram and add to Click London group on Flickr. The NPG itself and the National cafe are both great backdrops for portraits, though you might want to bring along some external lighting for the cafe as it's quite dark. If you have a spare hour, you might get some inspiration from my recent webinar (above) on portraits here. And I wrote a blog about the exhibition (google "iphoggy bad loser" to find it) if you're interested.

    My mobile is[masked] and do let us know if you can't make it. Look forward to seeing you!

    January 8, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Aww shame I cant attend :(

    November 24, 2013

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