Month: July 2015

A BIG result for small subjects!

The subject for the July online competition was “Macro” and entrants “went large” on trying to photograph small subjects. Most went for various species of insects. Steve Ininns, winner of many club  competitions,  was the judge for this round and

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Hummingbird Additction

Wakefield CC members spent the evening with Ian Newton as he explained the story behind his Hummingbird Addiction.  Ian is a renowned bird and wildlife photographer and the evening was spent following Ian on many of his trips to Central

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July online entrants – in minature

The subject for the July round of the monthly online competition was “Macro” so it turned “All Creatures Great and Small” into “All Creatures Small and Smaller”! It seemed that almost everyone was getting on personal terms with little creatures in

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An evening of images AND audio

The evening of Monday 13th of June saw a lively presentation on audio visual techniques by Tony Collinson who is the president of the Leeds AV Group. Audio visual is sometimes seen as a minority interest within the photography world,

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Wakefield takes on Noosa, Australia

Recently a competition was held between Wakefield Camera Club and the Noosa Photo Club in Australia. This was the first running of this competition and both clubs submitted images from a recent in-house competition. For Wakefield all the images were drawn from

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It’s a recount in the Informal A4 and Digital Image Competion

As you know the latest informal competitions were a close contest and a recount has been done just to make sure. In fact in the prints section second and third places have been reversed! Now Keith Barrass has first AND

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Pictures of Hollie

Hollie was the model in our latest Lights Night with John Gardner and everyone had a great time getting their shots. The first images are now coming to me so I’ve started a gallery them. Given the number of images taken that

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Novices to the fore!

The evening of Monday 6th July saw the latest Novice A4 and Digital Image Competition. This is intended for novices i.e. members who have not won or been placed in any of the club’s main competitions. It allows newer or more

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