Events Calendar

April 2020
  • Monday 06 April 2020 - 19:45-21:30

    POSTPONED - Club Competition No. 1 - Open:

    At the moment this has been rescheduled for Monday 18th May but this is of course subject to further review as time progresses

  • Monday 20 April 2020 - 19:45-21:30

    POSTPONED - Studio Lighting Workshop:

    This session will be a look at how to set up our club's studio lights, how to get different lighting effects, how to meter the lights, how to use modifiers, where to position lights and so on.

    This session has been rearranged for Monday 4th May but of course is subject to change as time evolves.

May 2020
  • Monday 04 May 2020 - 19:45-21:30

    CANCELLED - "Speed Dating":

  • Monday 04 May 2020 - 19:45-21:30

    Studio Lighting Workshop:

    This session will be a look at how to set up our club's studio lights, how to get different lighting effects, how to meter the lights, how to use modifiers, where to position lights and so on.

    This session has been rearranged for Monday 4th May but of course is subject to change as time evolves.

  • Monday 18 May 2020 - 19:45-21:30

    CANCELLED - Table Top Session:

  • Monday 18 May 2020 - 19:45-21:30

    Club Competition No.1 - Open:

    Rescheduled from Monday 6th April - the competition will go ahead on this date even if we are unable to meet. Submission will be in advance as usual by email, and will be judged remotely if we are unable to meet.

June 2020
July 2020
  • Monday 13 July 2020 - 19:45-21:30

    Club Competition No. 2 - Street Photography:

    Street Photography - also sometimes called candid photography generally features unmediated chance encounters and random incidents in a public space

  • Monday 27 July 2020 - 19:45-21:30

    Guest Speaker - Christine Johnson:

    Christine Johnson LRPS DPAGB BPE5 is the 2019 Winner of the International Pet Photographer of the Year in the portrait category, and more recently in Feb 2020 won the British Photography Awards Pets and Domestic Animals section.

    Christine has run a pet sitting business called ICPaws since 1993, so has a good rapport and plenty of experience with a wide range of animals, and puts this affinty with animals to expert use as can be seen from her pet portraiture images where there is a clear bond between subject and photographer. 

    ​Christine has obtained the photography qualifications of CPAGB, DPAGB, LRPS and BPE5 and continues to learn and develop new skills and techniques.

    Examples of her excellent work can be found at her PawsforaPhoto website

August 2020
  • Monday 10 August 2020 - 19:00-21:00

    Location Shoot - Walton Hall & Gardens:

    Club member (and current Photographer of the Year) Andy Gilbert is one of the "Friends Of Walton Gardens" and some of you will have seen his excellent documentary series on the restoration of the glasshouse at Walton Hall. Andy has a detailed and in-depth knowledge of the site and will be on hand to point out the myriad of photographic opportunities that the location can present. Please note the earlier than usual starting time at 7pm. From the car park, cross the bridge over the canal towards the entrance of the site and our meeting point will be right there after the bridge.

    There is a pay and display carpark at the site, which is free after 5pm. The address for your SatNav is Walton Lea Rd, Higher Walton, Warrington WA4 6SN

    Sunset is 8:47pm

  • Monday 24 August 2020 - 19:45-21:30

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