Time and Place
Our meeting place is the North Chadderton Conservative Club (The Blue Club), Victoria Street, Chadderton, OL9 0HH.
Map to North Chadderton Conservative Club.
Parking: there is free parking in the evenings in Victoria Street in the car park opposite the club.
Meetings are at 7:15pm for a 7:30pm start. Doors open from 7 pm. A few meetings will offer streaming by Zoom.
|30th Nov||Interclub competition – Away at Evolve|
NB: NOT AT THE BLUE CLUB
|Battle with Evolve Club starting at 7:00pm at Wigan WN2 1PA. (right behind the Belcarres Arms pub – see email for full directions).|
|7th Dec||Critique Night with a judge – Marilyn Roberts DPAGB BPE4*||Also via Zoom.
A chance to have 4 of your best competition images to be critiqued by a judge. Upload to the Portal.
|14th Dec||Christmas Party Night||Time to wear your Christmas jumper and enjoy some games, a quiz and some buffet food.|
|21st Dec||Closed For Christmas Holiday||Season’s Greetings to all members and friends.|
|28th Dec||Closed For Christmas Holiday||Season’s Greetings to all members and friends.|
|2024||Happy New Year to all our members and friends!|
|4th Jan||Panels & Triptychs / Focus Stacking||Also via Zoom.
With Steven Galvin LRPS
Advice and guidance on making panels and triptychs plus Focus stacking made simple
|11th Jan||Night Photography||Night Photography. Let’s see if we can learn the skills for this type of photography.|
|18th Jan||Interclub Battle||Also via Zoom.
Battle with Rochdale & District CC & IOMPS
|25th Jan||Appraisal PDI / Prints||Upload to Portal|
|1st Feb||Folios from L&CPU||A selection of the best prints from the region.|
|8th Feb||2nd Quarterly Competitions||Upload to Portal|
|15th Feb||Project Mad March Hares||Also via Zoom.
With Stephen Harper.
This Lecture is in two parts. In the first part wildlife, sport, night and deep sky and macro, which is then followed by Brown Hares on my local patch in Suffolk.
|22nd Feb||Let’s get Creative.||With Adrian Lines MPAGB FBPE EFIAP SPSA AWPF
|29th Feb||Minimalism Challenge Aftermath||Show your own minimalist images. Upload to portal.|
|7th Mar||Appraisal PDI/Prints||Focused on upcoming L&CPU Individual Competitions.
Upload to portal.
|14th Mar||John Widdall Trophy||See Rules – upload to portal.|
|21st Mar||Adrian Deaville Memorial Competition||Held at OPS this year. ML to select our entry.
|28th Mar||Stitched Panoramic – Gallery||Two or more images to create a panoramic view of at least 180 degrees|
|4th Apr||Model Shoots – headshots||This will an opportunity for some practial headshots with a couple of models on the night – if you wish to bring any props for the models please do|
|11th Apr||Wildlife Photography with Tracey Lund||Also via Zoom.
A showcase of images from Alaska, Canada, Yellowstone, India, Zimanga and UK Hides with some stories and experiences along the way
|18th Apr||Appraisal PDI/Prints||Upload to Portal|
|25th April||Judging for you|