Nov 152015

We were fortunate last Tuesday that Eric had to call in emergency guest speakers, at very short notice. Jane & Stephen Lee took us through their journey of photography and Audio Visual from back in the days of film/slide, and standing by the track-side with a tape recorder, to record the relevant sounds of what […]

Nov 122015

A competition presents us with an opportunity to examine and appreciate the work of others with the assistance of a knowledgeable critic.  When skilled, such a critic can help us to ‘see’ images through eyes other than our own in a helpful way.  Graham Ireland was our judge on this occasion and he can do this. […]

Nov 112015

The November leg of the monthly Point’s Cup Competition was judged by Graham Ireland, who was pleased to have such a good cross-section of work to judge, with 41 prints and 23 digital images forward. Before starting Graham stated that he liked to judge and comment in a way that was constructive, but in a […]

Oct 302015

More about the Speakers Margaret Salisbury FRPS, MFIAP, FIPF, AWPF, APAGB – Photographer John Herlinger – Managing Director of Fotospeed and The Fine Art Print Room About the day Margaret will be showing us a wide range of her award winning images covering many different subjects with a particular focus on her favourite subject “people”. […]

Oct 302015

This years Christmas Social will be taking place on Tuesday 15th 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 £9 a head before the end of […]

Oct 272015

Nine clubs entered and Blandford, as the previous year’s winner, hosted the event which was organised as always by John Tilsley with his usual enthusiasm and efficiency.   The event was judged by Sheila Haycox ARPS, DPAGB, AFIAP from Exeter and, having acknowledged that judging was a very subjective process, she proceeded to give us her […]

Oct 262015

Regular guest speaker, Brian Petitt, and ‘Techno’ Tim joined us for another presentation, this time entitled ‘Wildlife within Easy Reach’. As we have come to expect, Brian gave us a good insight of photography around the UK and hopefully made us all more aware of the beauty on our doorstop, whether it be a colourful, […]