Month: October 2018

It’s online, It’s mobile, It’s the results!

To be in keeping with the subject, maybe the results this time should be going out as a text to your phone but I’m sticking with the web for now. The subject for the October Online Competition was “Mobile Phone

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City Lights shine brightly

On the evening of 29th October a large audience of members were present at a fascinating talk by Dave Butcher entitled “City Lights”. Dave is one of what is nowadays a rare brand of photographers using exclusively film – indeed

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“Lots” of interest on auction night

The evening of Monday 22nd October saw the club have another very successful auction night and there was a good attendance to see what bargains were on offer this year. Peter Wells was our auctioneer this evening and he had

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Michelle’s Mice Strike Gold!

Michelle Howell has been on the awards trail again with her latest subjects. After achieving great success with her frogs (and if you haven’t seen the frog images you should) Michelle has moved on to harvest mice. Here’s her words

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Online comp goes mobile

The subject for the October Online Competition was “Mobile Phone Images” – the ubiquitous camera in your pocket. The camera set-ups for mobile phones have come on by leaps and bounds in recent years (even months) with renowned names such

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John Gardner vs. the drips (it’s over in a flash!)

On Monday evening 15th October an eager audience of members at Brookhouse was treated to an evening of very practical demonstration and instruction by John Gardner. His subjects for the evening were a response to requests from members so they

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A Wakefield Weekend in Wales (well Anglesey)

Unfortunately I wasn’t able to go on the Anglesey trip but here’s a report from Steve Wood (who seems to have organised it brilliantly) and some images in a gallery at the bottom. On Friday the 5th October, Members of

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Top of the Table at the club

On Monday evening 8th October the meeting room at Brookhouse Club was given over to a practical session on desktop photography. Five tables were set up by members, complete with mini studios and lights, reflectors, different backgrounds and a choice

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Digital Cream – The Best Digital Images of 2018

On Monday evening of 1st October the club had the judging for the Annual Digital Projected Image Competition. Although there are many competitions, each with their own rules, throughout the year, there are two competitions reserved for the end of the year where

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Announcing the Dave Lockton Challenge

Wakefield CC has added a new competition to the already exciting schedule of events, The Dave Lockton Challenge. The competition will be judged on Monday the 5th November and all entries must be handed in on Monday the 22nd October.