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
30TBC
Oct7Appraisal PDI
14Kieran Metcalfe BPE1* Chasing the Light
21Flora Gallery - Aftermath from Tony North talk (Upload your images)
28Challenge Introduction: Art Photography - Surreal to Modern
Nov4Best of 3 - Critique Night
11Andrew Brooks Photographic Artist
18Battle with Oldham CC
25It’s a knockout - Competition with a difference
Dec2Xmas Markets / Night Photography
9Black & White Gallery
16Christmas Party
23Closed for Christmas Holidays
30Closed for Christmas Holidays

Updated August 2021