Apr 172017
 

Fordingbridge Camera Club held their annual Fordingbridge Challenge competition on Wednesday 12th April. It comes at the end of our external competition season and rounds off the year very nicely.  The battle was between eight clubs which included two clubs from outside SAPA namely Beaulieu and Salisbury. It was stipulated in the rules that the images […]

Apr 112017
 

Due to a no show from the booked judge we were lucky to have amongst our members present two stalwarts of the judging community, and luckily neither of them had entered both the print and dpi section so we appreciated them standing in. As usual part one was the prints and Norman Carey the judge. […]

Apr 112017
 

This event marks the end of the SAPA season and it was held, as is usual, at the BECC who were admirable hosts – also as usual.  Apart from the pleasure of having the opportunity to see some of the best images to be created within the SAPA community during the 2016-17 season, the writer also experienced […]

Mar 282017
 

At the start of Tony’s latest talk, Abandoned America, he gave us all a push about doing a personal project – Tony is sure everyone has the ability to produce one, and when you realise how many years it can take to complete one (although I do wonder if once you start, you would ever […]

Mar 202017
 

It may be recalled that at the end of last season we got promoted from the 5th to the 4th Print Division and from the 7th to the 6th PDI division by finishing at the top of both.  At the end of this season we have finished 3rd in both leagues and therefore get promotion […]

Mar 182017
 

I was unable to be at this competition held at Fordingbridge on 8th March but twelve clubs were represented and Zaid Meherali was the judge for the evening.  We had selected our six images with one each from Colin Cross, Colin Sansom, Glynis Larter-Whitcher, Jean Bartlett, Pat Catley and Howard Westlake.  We thought we had […]

Mar 162017
 

Sorry for the late report, I was busy getting my exhibition entries ready and hoping that everyone else was busy doing the same! With 27 prints and 21 dpi’s for judging, Peter gave us a comprehensive and diplomatic analysis of each image. In the print section a total of 3 10’s were awarded, however in […]