May 242016
 

At the end of our first season in the SCPF, and having entering the lower divisions for both prints and PDIs, we finished at the top of the Print Div. 5 and at the top of the PDI Div. 7 as we all know. What some of us didn’t know, is that the various federations […]

May 172016
 

The LAF group presented an evening to give an insight into what they do during their monthly meetings and how they work towards getting a Distinction. Not being professional speakers it may have been a bit of a hit and miss presentation, I hope what came across is that it does not matter what you […]

May 172016
 

The final points cup evening and all to play for, Mike warned us early on that he doesn’t judge like most people … he said he would try and remember some of the conventions of judging … but to him a photographer is someone who shows you something you wouldn’t wee otherwise. A tall order? […]

May 172016
 

The last week of April our guest speaker was Nigel Jump, from Wimborne Camera Club. His talked entitled Animal Travels, was an exploration of many parts of the world, often seeking out rare and endangered species of animals and birds, and often meeting up with the birds at different stages of their epic migrations. There […]

Apr 262016
 

Our new Chairman was roped in to fill an evening after our scheduled speaker suffered a DVT. Peter who loves shooting portraits, gave us an insight into this subject, whilst showing us some of his images. He sets up a studio at home using 4 lights a 15% grey background and soft-box or brollys, although […]

Apr 262016
 

Martin Edge, a regular judge at our club, came to judge Round 7 of the Points Cup Competition. Martin started the evening by stating our club was held in high regard in the surrounding area, prompted perhaps by the opening reports by our Chairman including the results of recent inter-club competitions. We were warned at […]