On the evening of Monday 15th May the club ho sted a presentation by Nigel Tooby FRPS. The title was “Of our times: The price of money” but Nigel’s alternative title was ”The Elusive Fellowship: My Personal Journey”. This latter title referred to Nigel’s path towards the Fellowship award from The Royal Photographic …

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Back in June of last year Michelle Howell, Trevor Bottomley and myself, Steve Wright, went with our prints to The Royal Photographic Society HQ for our LRPS assessment. On that occasion only Trevor succeeded, but Michelle and I were referred. Well Michelle returned for her referral on the 27th of October and as you …

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As many of you will know our immediate past president Sally Sallett achieved her ARPS standing earlier this year. What made that a little special was that the RPS (Royal Photographic Society) asked to retain her panel of flower prints to use as an example of ARPS work. Well to add icing to …

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On Thursday 9th June three intrepid club members set off for their LRPS Assessment day at the Royal Photographic Society in Bath. Michelle Howell, Trevor Bottomley and Steve Wright set off early in the morning with their portfolios containing their panels of ten prints each in the hope of being assessed to have …

The agony and the ecstasy! Read more »

Our immediate past president Sally Sallett has recently achieved Associate status with The Royal Photographic Society, a wonderful and deserved recognition of her photographic talent (although formal ratification from the RPS is still awaited at the time of writing). She is now Sally Sallett  ARPS CPAGB BPE2*.  In common with most members when …

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Our President, Sally Sallett, has been winning awards within the club for some time but has spread her wings and regularly successfully submits entries to exhibitions across the country. These exhibitions are co-ordinated by British Photographic Exhibitions who recognise successes by means of awards. Recently Sally entered a national exhibition organised by the Yardley Photographic Society …

Successes for Sally! Read more »