21/11/2019 – Discovery Day Challenge

Last week was the Discovery Day Challenge Competition.

It was great to see so many members who had made their way down to Rye with their cameras on Sunday 27th October 2019.

And so to the results of the Discovery Day Challenge 2019/2020, there were 46 entries in total and congratulations go to:

1st place – AUTUMNINAL WINDOW by Colin Pillen
2nd place –  INDUSTRAL RYE by Martin Mitchell
3rd place – WAITING FOR MY FAMILY by Peter Bruns

Highly Commended – THE CLOCK by Colin Pillen
Highly Commended – MARGARET AT FERRY COTTAGE by David Tovey

The Judge for the evening was Darren Woolway ARPS

Winning images and a full run down of the scores have been posted to the member-only area of the website and to the Club’s closed Facebook group.

IMPORTANT – A change to this week’s meeting – 14/11/2019

Chris Shore’s Large Format in the Landscape lecture has been moved to 12 December 2019.

This week will be an informal support and social evening instead.

07/11/2019 – Carey Roberts Cup (PLR1)

Tonight saw the first of the Club’s print league competitions this season with a record number of entries. A testament to this season’s drive to get member’s printing and mounting their own images.

The results for the Carey Roberts Cup 2019/2020 (Print League Round 1) are in and congratulations go to:

1st place – A CANVAS OF POPPIES by Elisabeth Smith
2nd place – ALONE IN A BIG CITY by Brigita Amey
3rd place – BEARDED DRAGON by Steve Martin

Highly Commended – BOSPHOROUS BRIDGE by Mark James
Highly Commended – STAND UP PADDLE BOARDERS by Elisabeth Smith

The Judge for the evening was Kirsty Ralfs ARPS QGP

Winning images have been posted to the member-only area of the website and to the Club’s closed Facebook group.

17/10/2019 – Novice Cup

This week was the Novice Cup. The bar was set high with so many great images from our Novice members. And so to the results of the Novice Cup 2019/2020, congratulations go to:

1st place – BERBER LIFE by Nizar Birch
2nd place – BRIGHT EYES (ASIO FLAMMEUS) by Maureen Ford
3rd place – SOLLIE by Nizar Birch

Highly Commended – HERNE BAY SUNSET by Derek Chipperfield
Highly Commended – RIVERSIDE OLD BOAT by Maureen Ford

The Judge for the evening was Keith Bell LRPS

Winning images have been posted to the member-only area of the website and to the Club’s closed Facebook group.

10/10/2019 – Desk Top Evening…

A big thank you to Paul Haffenden who provided the Club with an excellent evening of Desk Top photography. It was a fun night and we all learnt something. Paul is a fine art photographer who teaches photography and Photoshop. He runs the photography courses for Medway Adult Education.