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Sally Hodgson – Next Guest Speaker

Our next guest speaker on Wednesday 4th December will be the fascinating Sally Hodgson with her talk ‘How I Became a Dry Stone Waller’. Sally started her dry stone walling business in 1989. She holds the Dry Stone Walling Association’s … Continue reading

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Valerie Dalling – Next Guest Speaker

Shifting Perspective On Wednesday 13th November we have our next guest speaker Valerie Dalling giving an interesting talk entitled ‘Shifting Perspective’. Drawing inspiration from the light, colour, shape and texture of the Derbyshire landscape and beyond, she always keeps an … Continue reading

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Landscape/seascape Competition

Our competition evening landscape/seascapes took place on Wednesday 23rd October. Winner of the digital section was Peter Edge with ‘Sunset over Tittesworth’ and of the print section was Lisa Travers with ‘Cloudburst’. Judge for the evening was leading Peak District … Continue reading

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2019/20 First Open Trophy Competition

Our First Open Trophy competition took  place on Wednesday 25th September. With 14 print entries and 29 digital entries it was an evening packed with constructive comments from our judge for the evening –  Long Eaton Camera Club member Roy … Continue reading

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Jacqui J Grafton – Next Guest Speaker

NEW TRICKS – Jacqui Jay Grafton EFIAP/g DPAGB BPE5 Jacqui first picked up a camera in her mid-sixties and has always worked with digital cameras and files. It was a steep learning curve from her work as a litho printer, … Continue reading

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New Season 2019/20

We meet weekly on Wednesdays at 8pm from September until the beginning of May. Club meetings take place at All Saints Community Hall, Belle Vue Road, Ashbourne, DE6 1AT. The programme is a mixture of talks by our own members, … Continue reading

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Ashbourne Show 2019

Once again this year Ashbourne & District Camera Club will be at Ashbourne show(sharing half the marquee with the WI as usual). You’ll find us on the left just after the entrance. We have lots of lovely things for the … Continue reading

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Image of the Year 2019

Wednesday 8th May was the night of our Image of the Year Competition. All images that scored 18, 19 or 20 in both the PDI and Print sections of all our competitons during the whole of the 2018/19 season were … Continue reading

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Land/Seascape Competition

Wednesday 24th April was the evening for our landscape/seascape competition evening. The judge for the evening was Peak District photographer  Robert Faulkner who did a great job giving us constructive comments on all our entries. Congratulations go to Peter who … Continue reading

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Christine Gregory – Seven Years Through the Seasons

Our next guest speaker on Wednesday 3rd April is welcome returnee Christine Gregory who will be talking about her work over the past seven years and in particular the changing seasons in the landscape around us. The talk starts at … Continue reading

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