Nov 222016
 

Our speaker last week was John Ives, who is a member of Wareham Camera Club. His talk took us through a 22 day, 3000 mile trip from San Francisco, visiting some of the most photographed areas in the USA plus a few less well known areas. Such a diverse trip from the waterfalls of Yosemite […]

Nov 222016
 

The relevance of Peter’s talk was that we were sat in the Old Water Tower on what was once a very important part of many communities, The Dorset & Somerset Railway. Peter had a film to show us but as a precursor to this he had researched much of the immediate vicinity and showed some […]

Nov 162016
 

For the last month I have been an avid watcher of the weather forecast for Saturday 12th November! This was due to the cancellation of the Weymouth night shoot in October because of rain, although if only we had a crystal ball near the date we would have seen that torrential rain of the Saturday stopped before our […]

Nov 032016
 

Last week we welcomed Roger Hull to speak about his adventure to Antarctica. Although not primitive the travel was surprisingly treacherous with the main part of the journey being on an icebreaker, but as huge and stable as this ship looked, in this environment they took no chances. There was a rule that you always […]

Nov 032016
 

This years Christmas Social will be taking place on Tuesday 13th December at 7.00pm in The Royal British Legion, Church Lane, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7AA. There will be a hot and cold Buffet, see the menu below. Eric would like to know numbers and collect money for the evening at £10 a head before the end of […]

Oct 282016
 

In my piece about the SAPA All v All Print competition, I listed our judge’s three, four-letter distinctions.  On the basis that some may have read the article once but certainly won’t read it again, it seemed proper, not only to correct the original but also to post this erratum. I gave Geoff Roberts’ distinctions […]