Visit to Juice Studio

Those of you who unfortunately could not come to the meeting, at “Juice” studio run by Simon Rich and Brian Stronge at Alresford missed an excellent chance to photograph the two models arranged for us. Their new studio is well equipped and spacious with plenty of room for our group of 15 members to move[…]

Here We Go Again

The Club met for the opening night of the 2017/18 season on Thursday 21st September with a good turn out of existing members and a few new faces. Chairman John Merison welcomed everybody and in particular the new members before running through a few innovations in the forthcoming programme and rules. Following a break for refreshments members[…]

Visit to ‘The Quarters’

We were delighted to be able to visit the privately owned historic building ‘The Quarters’ on 27th July. A good turn out of members enjoyed the late evening sunshine after a day of heavy intermittent rain that had freshened the lush vegetation and woodland ideally for photographic purposes. Whether or not our results will match the[…]

Visit to Thorrington Tide Mill

  Our well supported first summer outing was to the well preserved Thorrington Tide Mill on 6th July, where we were joined by some friends from the Harwich and Dovercourt Camera Club. Two of the volunteers from the preservation group opened up the mill and give us a very interesting guided tour. Although the mill[…]

Annual General Meeting

Our AGM was held on 18th May. The existing committee were re-elected to serve for the 2017/18 season with John Merison as chairman. Fees and refreshment costs remain the same and as published elsewhere on this site. Our new season starts on Thursday 21st September with a ‘Chairman’s Welcome Back’ and a chance to see[…]

Image of the Year Competition

This competition was held on 4th May and judged by Roy Essery MPAGB. Each member was entitled to enter a maximum of four images either colour or mono prints or projected digital images, provided that they had been entered in one of the club competitions during the 2016/17 season. Roy did an excellent job and[…]

It’s A Knockout

An internal ‘fun’ knockout competition was held on 30th April. It was an open subject competition for either colour or mono images. Entered prints were randomly divided into two sections and one from each section was displayed for critique. A vote was then taken by the members for the best image of the two and[…]

The Happy Wanderer

‘The happy wanderer’ was the title of a talk by club member Chris Jillings on 30th March, who showed some excellent digital images to illustrate his worldwide travellers tales. It was a great example of the rich speaking and photographic talent we have within the club, and was enjoyed by all.