2018-2019 Programme

Club meetings for 2018 - 2019. For venue and directions please see 'about us'
We meet on Fridays from September to July. Meetings start at 7.45pm


KEY: P = Prints, D = Digitally Projected Images


THURSDAY May 24th
Preview of the annual exhibition at the Haworth Art Gallery, Accrington. The exhibition will be open to the public from May 26th to July 15th.

June 29th
Print and DPI appraisal night. Chance to show your work and comment on everyone else’s

July 6th
AV competition - max time 10 mins per sequence. This is just for fun, so have a go!

WEDNESDAY July 11th
Return battle with Padiham Camera Club at their clubroom, Ightenleigh Social Club (upstairs concert room), 389 Padiham Road, BB12 6SZ

July 13th
President’s evening

July 20th
Club closed until September 7th

September 7
Joe Rutherford, from Southport, with 'Alter Ego's Portraits'. Also entry night for September's monthly competition

September 14
We give feedback on the Annual DPIs from judge Dave Bibby EFIAP CPAGB BPE3. Unfortunately Dave will not be able to do this in person as he is away, and sends his apologies

September 21
Detailed comments on the Annual prints by judge Paul King

September 28
Monthly Competition results and entry night for October

October 5
Street Photography by Alf Myers, from Preston

October 12
Gordon Bartley ARPS, former BAE photographer, presents 'She's Airborne, She Flies - Concorde'. Also entry night for the Hyndburn Trophy and Portfolio competitions

October 19
Monthly Competition results and entry night for November

October 26
ICPA mono print folio

November 2
'My Eye in the Sky' by Ian Stewart ARPS DPAGB - drone photography at its finest

November 9
Results of the Hyndburn Trophy and Portfolio competitions

November 16
Monthly Competition results and entry night for December

November 23
'Underwater Photography' by Nick and Caroline Robertson-Brown FRPS, from Manchester, recounting their experiences and techniques

November 30
Accrington v Padiham 'battle' - 10 prints and 10 DPIs

December 7
Monthly Competition results and entry night for January

December 14
Christmas social and supper

December 21
Club closed for Christmas


2019

January 4
ICPA colour print folio

January 11
AGM with pie and peas supper

January 18
Monthly Competition results and entry night for February

January 25
L&CPU Northern Folio C

February 1
'People, Pets and Pachyderms' by Adrian Lines MPAGB FBPE ARPS

February 8
Monthly Competition results and entry night for March

February 15
Jeremy Malley-Smith LRPS presents 'Scottish Wildlife'

February 22
Our own member Martin Dunderdale with 'What Should We Know About Printing?'

March 1
Spring Auction of photographic and computer gear - bring and buy

March 8
'F32 and be Early' by Stephen Lewis ARPS

March 15
'Bird Photography Past and Present' by Ben Tarvie. Ben is a professional bird photographer working both in the UK and abroad

March 22
Monthly Competition results and entry night for April

March 29
'California and the Golden West' - a welcome return for George Steele, presenting his road trip covering 2,500 miles on a bus in America

April 5
L&CPU Northern Folio B

WEDNESDAY April 10
Return 'battle' with Padiham at Ightenleigh Social Club, 389 Padiham Road, Burnley BB12 6SZ. 7.15pm start

April 12
'Towards CPAGB' - a talk by members Harry Emmett CPAGB and Oliver Doree CPAGB describing their journey through the L&CPU mentoring scheme

April 19
Club closed for Easter

April 26
Monthly Competition results, the last of the year. Also closing date for entries to the Annual Competition

May 3
Photographic workshop by our own member Steve Hooton

May 10
'Astrophotography - a Photographer's View of the Universe' by Michael Oates MSc

May 17
'Waylandscape' by Gary Waidstone. Gary is a Northern landscape photographer with a difference

May 24
Critique night with Irwell Vale - 30 DPIs

May 31
'Diving into History' presented by Boyd Harris. This lecture covers the photographic aspects of underwater archaeology

June 7
'Birds of Prey Experience' by the Hyndburn Hooters. Unique opportunity to photograph birds of prey, this could be indoors or outdoors. Bird photographer Andy Pritchard will be on hand to demonstrate. Upload your images on PhotoEntry to be viewed on June 21st. Don't forget your cameras!

June 14
The Unseen Prints - viewing of the prints entered into the Annual Competition which we were not able to exhibit at the Haworth Art Gallery due to lack of space

June 21
'Birds of Prey Revealed' - members' images from the practical night on June 7. Andy Pritchard will be on hand to appraise our images

June 28
'The Famous Five' - This is your chance to bring along five fabulous prints / PDIs. Load them up in PhotoEntry with titles. Maybe you have a story behind the pictures that you would like to tell us? Supper will be provided

July 5
AV competition - maximum time of 10 mins per sequence. This is just for fun, so have a go

July 12
President's Evening

July 19
Club closed until September 6