8th April 2022

This Friday we had a presentation and discussion by a local Astrophotographer Paul Murphy.

Paul presented us with examples of some of his work from his early days to the present day. He also explained the camera settings and the method used to edit and produce the final images.

It was a very pleasant and informative evening put over in plain and simple language for all to understand. Well done Paul a great presentation.

2nd April 2022

On Friday 1st we had a presentation by Susan Ashford entitled ‘Fine Art’

She showed some great images of her work and explained how they were produced.

The images were truly inspiring and true works of art. She made simple images great images using a few editing techniques.

A great evening Susan very inspirational. Thank you.

26th March 2022

The visit to the Ex-Cathedra portrait studio was a great success. The model was lovely and the session went really well. We all got some cracking shots of the model in a variety of poses and angles.

Thanks to Steve Durbin for a great session.

18th March 2022

The presentation of works by Barbara Archdale-Smith entitled ‘ITALY’, was a great evening. Barbara Showed some great images in both Print and Digital Format. The images were well presented and very inspirational. Well Done Barbara.

March 11th 2022

The competition – “Creative Monochrome” Was a great evening with some excellent images

and a very worthy winner – Well Done Malcolm Downes

21st January 2022

UK Wildlife – Cate Barrow

Promises to be a great evening

14th January 2022

Easy Tricks in Photoshop – Tutorial and Workshop

Mike Clatworthy provided us with an evenings introduction to Photoshop with some simple techniques to achieve dramatic results.

Yes we all learned something and those who have not used photoshop before will now be able to manage these simple tasks.

Mike also left us with a series of videos covering the topics of the evening.


A light hearted evening and a chance to chat about Christmas or other things with fellow club members.

Image sharing and appraisal evening – We all have the opportunity to appraise each others digital images.

Those who wish to take part should send a maximum of 5 digital images to the Competition Secretary by 5th January.

Come along, even if you do not wish to submit any images.

COVID: We will always conform to Government restrictions and the requirements laid down by the management of the St. Francis Millennium Hall. In the event that the meeting has to be cancelled we will inform all members directly by email.