Month: February 2014

February Online Results

John Gardner has had a good look at all the images of “Toys”  in the February Online Competition and has awarded his top picks. In an imaginative and competitive round his comments are:- Ok, here goes  1st place – Lunch

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Hospice Calendar a great success

For the last two years Wakefield Camera Club has provided the images of Wakefield for the Wakefield Hospice Calendar.  This calendar is sold throughout the district to raise funds for the very worthy cause. Club committee member Peter Wells, whose

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Free on-line magazines

Back in December I drew members’ attention to a facility provided by Wakefield MDC Libraries providing free online magazines. I mentioned it to a couple of members recently and they didn’t know about it so here it is again. Here’s

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Wakefield keep top spot

On Monday 24th February the latest round of the Mersea Island Challenge was judged at Wakefield Camera Club. In this competition 12 photographic clubs from around the country compete for the Mersea Island Trophy. The clubs are split into 2

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February online competition images ready to be judged.

Images for the February online competition of the new year are now in and ready for judging. The theme this month was “Toys” and it attracted an entry of 19 images  and plenty of the entrants have given free range

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Novice night.

It was an informal evening on the 17th with competitions for novices in both prints and digital images. There were 24 prints and about the same number of digital images. Every member had a chance to vote for their top

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The REAL CSI – Photography at the scene of crimes

Paul Holmes is a full-time trainer with West Yorkshire Police for Crime Scene Investigators in West Yorkshire, in particular the photographic aspects of the work. He presented the club with a fascinating evening’s talk on the work of the CSI’s

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Clubman competition set subjects changed.

At the recent committee meeting the set subjects for the Clubman Competition in 2014 have been changed. We want to provide subjects that have the widest possible appeal to members and ones where every member feels they can submit an

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1st Clubman Results and Images

The first Clubman Competition of the year took place on the 3rd February with a bumper entry in both print and digital sections. David Halstead was the judge and he had his work cut out. You can see a full

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First Clubman of 2014 Judged

It was a packed meeting room for the judging of the first round of the 2014 Clubman Competition on the 3rd February. The theme for this round was “General Record” and it sounded quite simple but was anything but. Judge

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