Month: June 2016

A wonderful evening in the Pennines

On the evening of Monday 27th June Wakefield Camera Club hosted a talk entitled “Wildlife of the Pennines” by Tim Melling who is the RSPB Senior Conservation Officer for Northern England. Despite England’s European Cup game being broadcast at the

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Who’s laughing now?

The subject for the June online competition was “Laughter” and we looked forward to having a smile put on our faces by the entrants. However, June must have found a very glum set of Wakefield Camera Club members as only

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Is “Laughter” the best medicine?

The subject for the June online competition was “Laughter” and we looked forward to having a smile put on our faces by the entrants. However, June must have found a very glum set of Wakefield Camera Club members as only

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The agony and the ecstasy!

On Thursday 9th June three intrepid club members set off for their LRPS Assessment day at the Royal Photographic Society in Bath. Michelle Howell, Trevor Bottomley and Steve Wright set off early in the morning with their portfolios containing their

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Photographing an “Unholy Din”

The evening of Monday 13th June saw a fascinating talk by Neil Chapman who specialises in photographing rock bands at their gigs. He has progressed up the tree and is now the in-house photographer for the O2 Academy in Leeds

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A Surreal Evening at Wakefield Camera Club

On the evening of Monday 6th June, despite the best weather of the year so far, a good attendance came along to see the judging of the 3rd Round of the Clubman Competition. The theme for this round was “Surreal”

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(H)oops from your webmaster!

I recently posted the results of the May online competition on “Circles”  but missed off the most important bit – the names of the winners! I’ll do it now. In first place was Trevor Bottomley with “Ever Decreasing Circles”. Second

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Time to stop going round in circles – we have the winners!

The theme for the May online competition was “Circles” and, as usual there were quite a few interpretations. Robert Bilton was judge this month and he has cast his eye over them and come up with his pick of the

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