Category: News

A category to take news items which are NOT recent events OR upcoming meetings

Take a Seat – The Judging of March’ Online Comp is Under Way

The theme for March’s online competition was furniture, which sounds easy until you put your mind to thinking about what you can make an interesting shot of. However it was no real trouble to our members with subjects ranging from

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The evening was black …. and white.

The evening of Monday 18th March saw two representatives from the Yorkshire Monochrome group visit the club to show their work. It is always interesting to see what other clubs do and even more so when it is a “specialist”

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If you go down to the woods today …… you’ll find the online winners.

Hi all. The subject for the February Online Competition was “Woodland” and we had a fair forest of entries, some from budding members and some from mature specimens! Tim Jonas had to branch out into a new field called judging

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Wakefield move up to second in the Mersea Island Competition

The meeting of Monday the 25th of February saw the judging of the latest round of the Mersea Island Photo Competition. This is a national competition for digital projected images organised by Mersea Photo Club and consists of two groups of

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Resizing videos now live on the website

As you should already know via Nigel’s newsletter, there are now some videos on the website to take you through the (pretty simple) process of resizing your digital images for entering our various competitions. The first two are available covering

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Now these CAN see the wood from the trees!

The subject of the February online competition was “Woodland” and it obviously caught the imagination of many members with a good entry this month. It’s not surprising really as we have woodlands in some shape or form all around us

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The judging is all Black and White in Round 1 of the 2019 Clubman Competition

The evening of Monday 4th February 2019 saw the judging of the first round of this year’s Clubman Competition. As usual there was a large attendance to view lots of prints and digital images. This round of the competition had

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YPU Prints Reassessed – with surprising results

The prints from the Yorkshire Photographic Union (YPU) are on tour and on Monday 28th January arrived at Wakefield from Scarborough. The normal practice is just to display them for all to see but this year we adopted a different

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Break Out The Drinks – Here Are The January Online Results

The subject for the January online competition was “Drink” and it looked as though one or two entrants had been driven to it when preparing their entries. Maybe as a result of that there weren’t many entries this month. Never

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A Not So Sober January Online

Well after the usual excesses of Christmas and the New Year it was very appropriate to have “Drink” as the subject for the online competition in January. Whether it be alcoholic or not I’ll bet there was plenty of opportunity

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