Programme of Events 2020-2021


Please see below the list of upcoming events we have planned.


September 2020
7th Annual General Meeting (AGM) This is the night you get to have your say.

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

14th Meet, Greet and Registration Evening. A welcome evening for potential new members to meet existing members and find out more about the club.

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

28th Workshop - Basics of Photography by Paul Hockaday. Learn the general basic settings, their functions and use in each mode.

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

October 2020
12th Competition & Critique Night - Subject is ‘Your Town’. This is our first competition of the year which counts towards the yearly awards. We will also be critiquing entries. (All entries to be emailed to Paul Hockaday by 5/10/2020).

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

26th Workshop - The Rules of Photography, to break or not to break! by Robert Dawson. Tonight, Robert will talk about the rules and guidelines to consider when framing up that shot.

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

November 2020
2nd Workshop - Photography Equipment and its uses - general discussion. Tonight the committee will discuss various pieces of equipment, that you may find useful in your photography endeavours.

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

16th Competition & Critique Night - Subject is ‘Autumn’. Tonight’s competition is all about Autumn, with those lovely golds and reds. We will also be critiquing entries. (All entries to be emailed to Paul Hockaday by 9/11/2020)

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

30th Workshop - Bokeh by Paul Hockaday. Learn how to create a creative background. Have your cameras to hand to give it a try.

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

December 2020
14th Workshop - Post Processing by Tom Thorpe. This lesson Tom will be delving into the art of editing your images to give the maximum effect.

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

January 2021
11th Workshop - Floral Photography. Today's workshop, hosted by Paul Hockaday, will show you techniques for improving both indoor and outdoor floral photographs.

This meeting will be held on ZOOM.

25th Talk - Buyer's Guide to Cameras. Tom will give a talk on the process of how to choose a camera, that is right for the types of photography you wish to do.

This meeting will be held on ZOOM.

February 2021
8th Competition & Critique Night - Subject is ‘Flora’. Use the knowledge that you have learnt from the earlier workshop to produce some beautiful floral images.

(All entries to be emailed to Paul Hockaday by 01/02/2021)

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

22nd Workshop - Tabletop Lighting Techniques. Paul will demonstrate some lighting techniques on your own table top.

This meeting will be held on ZOOM.

March 2021
8th Talk - Photography Heroes. Various Committee and Club members will give short talks on their favourite photographer with examples of some of the images that inspired them.

This meeting will be held on ZOOM.

22nd Competition & Critique Night - Open Subject. An open competition can be of any subject you wish. Why not try something out of your comfort zone, or submit an image from your collection of favourites.

(All entries to be emailed to Paul Hockaday by 15/03/2021)

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

April 2021
12th Workshop - Intentional Camera Movement. Learn how to creatively use motion of the camera during a photograph.

This meeting will be held on ZOOM.

26th Competition & Critique Night - Subject is ‘Colour Purple’. Entries must show or emphasize the colour purple as the subject.

(All entries to be emailed to Paul Hockaday by 19/04/2021)

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

May 2021
10th Workshop - The Art of Sunsets. This lesson, Robert, Paul and Tom will show the different techniques on how to achieve that perfect sunset photograph.

Annual Competition entries must be submitted by midnight this evening.

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

24th Workshop - Portrait Photography. This lesson Tom will show the basics of portrait photography, along with posing techniques.

The meeting will be held on ZOOM.

June 2021
7th Annual Competition Results. The big night with the big pictures. Our guest judge will critique and reveal the winners of this year’s annual competition.
This year's annual competition subject is ‘Photography from Home’. Up to four entries may be submitted. Entries must be handed in by 10th May 2021.

This meeting will be held on ZOOM.

14th Annual General Meeting (AGM) This is the night you get to have your say.

This meeting will be held on ZOOM.


NOTICE: All future meetings will be held by ZOOM. We continue to monitor the Covid-19 guidelines to see if and when we are able to return to the club venue.