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Steve Howdle & Stephanie Thornton on Models

On the evening of Monday 42nd July the camera club hosted a talk given by Steve Howdle and Stephanie Thornton entitled “Everything you need to know about model photography”. In the first half Steve and Stephanie went over their backgrounds

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A Light’s Night With LED’s

On the evening of Monday 25th June John Gardner, our own professional photographer, presented the latest of his regular series of “Lights Nights”. It is a practical evening where John comes along with lighting and model(s) to demonstrate on how

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Using The Light

This evening was a purely print night with the presenters Roger and Judith Parry from Smethwick Camera Club using their prints to illustrate the theme “Using the Light”. As might be gathered from the title the lighting of photographic subjects,

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Postcard from America….. and quiz

Hi. As many may realise I am currently away from webmaster duty and on holiday in the USA in the Rocky Mountains.  Ian is holding the fort (and probably doing a better job than me!). From a photographic point of

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Stolen equipment

I don’t normally use the website for reporting stolen goods but I am making an exception this time. I have received an email from a professional photographer in Leeds reporting that a lot of his gear has been stolen and

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Annual DPI Results Correction

Hi all. I have to admit a slip of the fingers on the keyboard with the previous post about the results of the Annual Digital Projected Image Competition. I incorrectly attributed the Commended image “Earth Girl” to Sally Sallett when

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A Welcome Return For Richard Egan

The evening of 9th October saw a large audience provide a very welcome return to the club for Richard Egan. Richard has been a photographer for 35 years and has photographed most things although he finds nature one of the

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John Gardner’s ‘Lights Night’

Our resident Pro photographer, John Gardner, brought along the lovely model, Zoe Margo, for Monday’s lights night.  He explained his relatively simple lighting set-up and suggested settings to use.Using the established ‘ticketing’ system, all members who wished to, were able

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Michelle joins the LRPS gang!

Back in June of this year Michelle Howell, Trevor Bottomley and myself, Steve Wright, went with our prints to The Royal Photographic Society HQ for our LRPS assessment. On that occasion only Trevor succeeded, but Michelle and I were referred.

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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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