Month: January 2014

The first Lights Night of 2014

A full meeting room enjoyed another one of our regular ‘Lights Nights’.  John Gardner, member and successful professional photographer, provided his usual introductory talk on setting up the lighting. John demonstrated the use of a fairly simple setup of just

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January online results in!

John Bickerdike has finished his judging and, having spoken to him, it took some time to sort out the winners. He has provided an excellent set of judging notes covering all the images submitted so everyone has a comment on

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Ken Fisher’s presentation of HDR now on website

Following Ken’s well received talk on HDR at the club on 13th January, Ken has kindly allowed us to make it available to all members. I have converted it to a PDF document and you will find it near the

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YPU entry date moved.

After David Kershaw’s successful workshop on submitting entries for the YPU exhibition, it has been agreed to put the club entry date back two weeks until 17th February. This should give members time to use the knowledge gained from the

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YPU & other competitions – a workshop evening

Despite a very busy week, David Kershaw provided a splendid helpful evening aimed at explaining what the Yorkshire Photographic Union (YPU) was and how they judged entries for its exhibitions. In the first half of the evening there were clear

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January online images being judged.

Images for the first online competition of the new year are now in and ready for judging. The theme this month was “Statues” and an entry of 24 images gets the competition off to a cracking start. The actual images

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Ken Fisher’s “dynamic” evening.

Ken Fisher’s evening on HDR (high dynamic range) photography drew a large appreciative audience. In his usual friendly style Ken started from basics defining dynamic range and then comparing the range seen bye the human eye compared to a camera’s

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President’s Night went at high-speed!

  Monday night 06 January, 2014 found Wakefield Camera Club recommencing activities after the Year-end festivities. We were to be treated to our President, Sally Sallet’s night and after various tasters all was revealed in an absorbing talk by John

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Annual Online Results

The Online Competition runs each month January to November and the top 3 from each month are entered into the December “Best of the Best” round. Well this year all the images have been judged by Rod Wheelans AMPA FRPS

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