Gathered around their screens members offered a critique of images that had been submitted by the members. The evening worked really well with a healthy mix of suggestions; it is surprising how many different approaches there can be to the same image. Images have not been posted to the website this week so …

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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 he has no digital camera. He uses a Mamiya 7 medium format camera …

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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, particularly models, was a key element of their work and it showed throughout …

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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 that we should be aware if offered anything like it I have copied …

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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 it was, in actual fact, entered by our previous president Steve Womack. The …

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