Time and Place

Meetings are at 7:15pm for a 7:30pm start at: The North Chadderton Conservative Club (The Blue Club), Victoria Street, Chadderton OL9 0HH.

Map here
We welcome prospective members to our meetings and invite you to come and meet us.

See “How to Join” for charges.

July 4 An evening to select new prints to decorate the walls of our meeting room.
Themes: there is no set theme. However, the room is a function room used for wedding, parties and family events so all images entered must be suitable for viewing by anyone.
You may bring along any prints that are ready done, but don’t print any specially as they may not be chosen. We will consider PDIs too, on the night – once chosen they can then be printed. Upload PDIs to portal.
11 Appraisal Evening (upload PDIs to the portal). Bring prints on the night.
18 Practical evening. Club outing to Dovestones.
Midnight Sunday is the deadline for upload for next week’s competition.
25 2nd Quarterly competition – Judge: Robert Millin MFIAP, FBPE, EFIAP/p, MPSA, SPSA, DPAGB, GPU Hermes.
Aug1 This is the beginning of our traditional tutorial sessions for the month of August…the first is on “Basic Studio Lighting” with Gavin Taylor.
8Photoshop Selections and Cutting Out – Christine Widdall MPAGB EFIAP FBPE Hon LCPU
15Photoshop Layers – Eddie Leach CPAGB
22Picture to Print – Mike Lawrence DPAGB AFIAP
29President Evening – Model Evening with Natasha J Bella
Sept5An Evening with Trevor Davenport ARPS DPAGB “Nature Far & Near”.
12Aftermath – Landscapes Steam Punk Fruits and Flowers – upload images to the portal.
19Judging for you. A relaxed evening, giving the members an opportunity to view and practice scoring images.
26AGM – Examples of AVs.
Oct3Portraits Challenge – Pets – Christine Johnson LRPS DPAGB BPE5*
10Appraisal PDI / Prints. Upload images for both PDI and prints to the portal. Bring prints on the night (they need not be mounted).
17Photoshop 1-2-1 workshop. (Laptops)
24Round-up competition of all challenges – Judge:  Rebecca Entwistle
31Halloween – Photo shoot
Nov73rd Quarterly – Will Stead EFIAP CPAGB PSA3
14Justin Garner – The lighting behind the image
2110 of the Best Show
28Practical – Xmas Markets / Night Photography
Dec53 way battle against Rochdale and Oldham CC – Judge: Nick Berentzen CPAGB BPE1
12Portraits – Black and White / Pets Aftermath
19Christmas Party
26Closed – Christmas Holidays
Jan 20202Closed – Happy New year!
9New Challenge: The Big Event – Shooting Live
16Appraisal PDI / Prints
23Tryptich Panel Competition – Judge:  Ken Ainscow DPAGB BPE4*
30Battle against Rochdale CC & IOM – Judge: Ray Brammall ARPS DPAGB APAGB EFIAP
Feb6 Model Shoot – Fashion
134th Quarterly competition – Judge is Wendy Stowell
20Brian Law CPAGB ARPS – Landscape Photography
27Presentation of latest folios from L&CPU
Mar5Annual Competition part 1 Judge: Rob Hockney DPAGB BPE4*
12Annual Competition part 2 Judge: Colin Douglas ARPS AFIAP DPAGB BPE4
19? Adrian De-Ville Competition – TBC /or Timelapse Photography
26 ? Adrian De-Ville Competition – TBC /or Timelapse Photography
Apr2What’s in your Bag? – Member Talk
9Stephen Lewis ARPS – Timelapse Talk
16Photoshop 1-2-1 workshop – Laptops
23The Big Event – Shooting Live Aftermath – upload to portal
30Cup night – competition presentation evening
Page last updated 29 Dec 2019