Mar 032015

The Wessex cup is coming up next week! Can you remember to bring along any prints mono or colour tonight, Tuesday 3rd March, please. If you have any DPI’s bring them on a memory stick. The selection committee has access to the Points cup DPI’s for this year so we can choose from them also.

Mar 012015

The Club held it’s annual themed competition, with ‘Churches’ as the set subject. This year it was run as a stand alone competition rather than part of the Points Cup. Our judge for the evening was Reg Clark. There was a good entry, 32 prints and 25 dpi’s, and a good variety of images throughout. […]

Feb 232015

SAPA All v All prints competition, 18-02-15   Bournemouth Electric CC was again the venue for this annual competition where each club is invited to submit six prints, each from a different photographer. On this occasion the judge was Tony Oliver who judged our Wessex Cup competition in May of last year and who is […]

Feb 222015

Peter and Pam Bryon came along to the club on Tuesday last to give us an illustrated talk on Brownsea Island. The first half was devoted to the island’s history and it was intriguing and quite surprising to some of us to learn that far from being merely a small, insignificant island in the middle […]

Feb 122015

We were delighted to welcome members of Ferndown Camera Club for the SAPA competition. Our judge for the evening was John Tilsley, who unwittingly started off the scoring at 9 points apiece, but assured us it would not stay that way for long! We were given a full appraisal of each image, starting with the […]

Feb 102015

The Points Cup was again well supported, with 34 prints and 29 dpi’s forward for judging by Brian Tarling. Prints were judged first, with a good assortment of subject and the various techniques used in camera, and in post production and also in the mounting and presentation for Brian to discuss. Top marks were awarded […]

Jan 302015

After spending half his life farming Paul left farming 30 years ago and keeping him in the countryside started the Wessex Wayfarers, a rambling group that still continues. It is whilst tramping around our wonderful county he has built up a portfolio of images showing all the seasons, scenes and wildlife within it. Still shooting […]

Jan 222015

Even with the success Eva has had, she felt the big help was due to the camera club competitions for sets of pictures – and still finds it more challenging and satisfying than a stand alone image. If you were hoping to get your work seen, a set of themed images on a particular project […]