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Next Guest Speaker

We’re super excited to be welcoming world class sports photographer Mark Pain to our club via Zoom at 8pm on Wednesday 4th November, Just a clip from his website to whet your appetite: Mark Pain is a multi-award winning sports … Continue reading

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First Open Trophy Competition 2020

So, still locked in the world of Zoom we will be having our First Open Trophy competition on Wednesday 28th October at 8pm with returning judge David Gibbins. Members are asked to submit up to 3 images for the competition … Continue reading

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‘Scapes Competition Evening

Wednesday 30th September was our ‘Scapes competition evening and our thanks go to judge Nigel Plant for his constructive comments and marks on all 45 of our entries into this competition. Congratulations to John Heppell for his winning image ‘Low … Continue reading

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David Keep

Our next guest speaker on Wednesday 7th October will be David Keep with his presentation entitled “A PROJECT BASED APPROACH TO PHOTOGRAPHY – producing images with the Wow factor”. Describing this talk David says “We’re all looking to create powerful … Continue reading

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Landscapes with Keiran Metcalfe

On Wednesday 9th September we are delighted to be welcoming Cheshire based landscape photograhper Keiran Metcalfe to our club via the magic of Zoom. Keiran specialises in landscapes of the Peak District, Cheshire, Manchester and further afield and his website … Continue reading

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Inter-club Battle

Matlock vs. Ashbourne A brilliant night for both Ashbourne and Matlock clubs with Ashbourne narrowly winning by just 13 points. The final scores were Ashbourne 315 and Matlock 302. Congratulations to Lisa who scooped both first and (joint)second place with … Continue reading

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Programme 2020/21

The new programme for next season has now been completed. All meetings will be on Zoom for the forseeable future with the exception of any practical events on location. If you don’t yet have Zoom you can download it here … Continue reading

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Summer Zoom Programme

Due to the global pandemic of Coronavirus, our physical camera club meetings have been suspended. However, we are endeavouring to continue our activities online with virtual meetings via Zoom and we have now put together a full programme of events … Continue reading

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Image of The Year 2020

Our final competition of the year as always was our Image of The Year. Despite difficult times we decided to continue with this contest via Zoom. Grateful thanks to Sue Hartley for her comments and critique as ‘virtual’ judge for … Continue reading

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Paul Hobson – Next Guest Speaker

We are delighted to say that – despite lockdown – we will be welcoming wildlife photographer Paul Hobson to our online Zoom meeting on Wednesday 29th April. The topic will be Wildlife and Overseas Trips (remember those???) If you are … Continue reading

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