Corona Virus (COVID 19) update: ALL MEETINGS ARE NOW ON-LINE USING ZOOM CONFERENCING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

Time and Place

Meetings are at 7:15pm for a 7:30pm start. At present, due to Covid-19 restrictions, we are only meeting online using Zoom conferencing... you can participate by smart phone, tablet, laptop or desktop computer.

See programme of meetings below.

See “How to Join” for charges.

[Our normal meeting place is the North Chadderton Conservative Club (The Blue Club), Victoria Street, Chadderton OL9 0HH, where we hope to return whenever possible].

[Map here]

MonthDayZOOM MEETING details - will be emailed to all members in time for the meeting.
May6AV tutorials part 1
13Battle with Rochdale PS Judge Roger Evans FBPE EFIAP/b MPAGB
201st Quarterly Competition. Judge: David Gibbins ARPS APAGB EFIAP/b BPE5 CPAGB A/V
27Speaker: An Evening with Ross McKelvey MPAGB MFIAP FIPF EFIAP/p FBPE
June3AV tutorials part 2
10My Photography - Talk by members + salon images
17The Minimalist Challenge Aftermath
24Judging for You
July1Speaker: "Odd Things - Getting Creative and pleasing yourself"………Diane Seddon ARPS AFIAP CPAGB BPE3*
8Outdoor trip to Salford Quays (Check your emails for details)
15Something New Gallery - opportunity to show us you new work - upload to portal
22Speaker: Tony North BPE3 CPAGB "Flora"
29Appraisal (Upload your PDIs to the portal)
August5Summerschool: Exposure stuff - Mike Lawrence DPAGB AFIAP
12Speaker: Dr. Michael Leach - Wildlife photography shared evening with Oldham Camera Club 
19Summerschool: Photoshop portrait retouching - Eddie Leach - DPAGB
26Summerschool: Focus Stacking - Gavin Taylor, Closing Date 2nd Quarterly
September22nd Quarterly Competition
(Some of the following dates are subject to us being back meeting at the Blue Club)
9Summerschool: Camera stuff - inc. Focusing from the back etc - Mike Lawrence DPAGB AFIAP
16Presidents Evening - Warren Alani MSc, ARPS, DPAGB, FIAP, APBE - Talk Sports
23AGM and Awards Presentation Evening
30A welcome to our newest members with images from Laura and Shaun...followed by a tour around the upcoming programme.
Oct7Oldham Camera Club Invitation Mono competition
14Talk: by Kieran Metcalfe BPE1* Chasing the Light
21Flora Gallery - Aftermath from Tony North talk (Upload your flower images to the portal)
28Challenge Introduction: Art Photography - Surreal to Modern - with Gavin Taylor
Nov4Appraisal - upload your PDIs to the portal (any subject)
11Talk: by Andrew Brooks Photographic Artist
18Battle with Oldham CC
25Black and White Gallery
(Upload your black and white images to the portal)
Dec2Salon Images - nature
9Photoshop Clinic - sharpening (Mike) and monochrome conversions (Christine)
16Christmas Party
23Closed for Christmas Holidays
30Closed for Christmas Holidays
Jan 20226PDI Appriasal
13A talk by Gareth Martin AWPF CPAGB, "Location, Location, Location"
203rd Quarterly Competition Judging
27Three Way battle, OPS vs Rochdale & Dist CC and Isle of Man PS
Feb3It's all about prints
10The three judges
17Model Shoot - Fashion
24Art Photography aftermath - upload to the portal 2 images of each of "Fine Art", "Surrealism" and "Modern Art" photography.

Updated Oct 2021