Programme 2020 – 2021

CORONA VIRUS/ COVID 19 UPDATE

Corona Virus/ COVID 19 UPDATE (1.09.20)

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Alsager Camera Club will be running our 2020-21 programme over Zoom.

SEPTEMBER 2020

 

Thursday 10th Opening night – Welcome back and welcome new members. Introduction to the new season’s programme. Short Picture Share
Thursday 17th

Training – Geoff Reader Composition Camera Setting  Jason Rowley on Fundamentals of Wildlife Photography

Thursday 24th Picture share 1  – Competition critique on request –
Sunday 27th
 Entries for internal competition 1
   

OCTOBER 2020

 

Thursday 1st Geoff Reader –  Landscapes           
Thursday 8th

 Internal Competition 1 – Judge – Mike Sharples  Agreed to use Zoom

+ Bill Duffin Open Competition

Thursday 15th

Home grown Travelogue :  Andrew Donkin “Oh! The Folly”

Thursday 22nd

 Jason Rowley -“Nature Talk and images”

Thursday 29th

Project 1 Themes    Choose one of the following – Anything linked to Covid-19; Texture; Within a Mile of the House; Long Exposure; Household Items

NOVEMBER 2020

 

Thursday 5th Darrell Oakden – Running a Photography YouTube channel
Sunday 8th Entries for internal competition 2 
Thursday 12th Malcolm Hart TBC
Thursday 19th
Internal Competition 2  Judge   Chris Boyes  – Agreed to use Zoom
Wednesday 25th Five Towns Mono  Competition  run by Mid Cheshire  Ray Hill
Thursday 26th  Jason – Travels in India   

 

DECEMBER 2020

 

Thursday 3th The Art of Zoo Photography     Tai Chohan  Agreed to use Zoom
Sunday 6th (Hand in submissions to David for Christmas competition – only images making their competition debut are eligible) 
Thursday 10th Picture Share 2
Thursday 17th Christmas Competition – Judge Peter E Cheetham – Agreed to use Zoom

 

 JANUARY 2021

 

Thursday 7th No Meeting
Thursday 14th

Project  2 – Themes   Choose one of the following – Anything linked to Covid-19; Texture; Within a Mile of the House; Long Exposure; Household Items

 Images to Iain for Printing for Internal Competition 3 (if print competition being run)      

Thursday 21st
External Competition with Crewe at Alsager –  Judge Alison Jenkins
Thursday 28th

Jack Perks – Diary of a Wildlife Photographer 

Entries for Internal Competition 3

Sunday 31st
 

 

FEBRUARY 2021

 

Thursday 4th Members Talks:   Peter Farrer “Curly Locks and the 3 Bears”, Andrew Donkin  “Iguaze & Beyond”    
Thursday 11th Internal Competition 3  Judge Will Stead
Monday 15th Millennium Print Competition – Newcastle TBC
Thursday 18th Guest Speaker David Boag “The World of a Wildlife Photographer”  www.naturalfocus.co.uk/lectures (Joint with Crewe)
Thursday 25th Holmes Chapel External at Holmes Chapel 

MARCH 2021

 

Thursday 4th Picture Share
Thursday 11th

“Sports Photography”    Mark Pain                          www.markpain.com
Images to Iain for Printing for competition 4 (if print competition is being run)

Thursday 18th

“My Take on Photography”    Paul Hassall                                               http://www.paulhassell.co.uk/                                                                          

Thursday 25th

Nantwich External  at Alsager  Judge Graham Currey

 

APRIL 2021

 

Thursday 1st Easter – NO MEETING
Sunday 4th Entries for internal competition 4
Thursday 8th

Guest Speakers – Robert and Sharon Prenton-Jones, The art of the composite.

WebPage: https://www.prentonjonesphotography.co.uk

FaceBook Page:  https://www.facebook.com/kitty.parry.391/

Thursday 15th Internal Competition 4     Judge Nick Berentzen  + Bill Duffin Open Competition
Thursday 22nd “Photo Journalism  with the Sunday Times” – Philip Dunn
Thursday 29th Project 3 – Subject “Name my Theme” / “Odd One Out”

 

MAY 2021

 

Thursday 6th “Total Immersion”   – Carol McNiven Young
Thursday 13th External competition with Mid Cheshire at Winsford
Thursday 20th  Annual Competition – Judge Adrian Lines
Thursday 27th AGM

 

Upcoming Events

Jan
28
Thu
2021
7:30 pm Guest Speaker – Jack Perks
Guest Speaker – Jack Perks
Jan 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Guest Speaker - Jack Perks
Jack Perks – Diary of a Wildlife Photographer Entries for Internal Competition 3 due by Sunday 31st January
Feb
4
Thu
2021
7:30 pm Members Talks – Peter Farrer & A...
Members Talks – Peter Farrer & A...
Feb 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Members Talks - Peter Farrer & Andrew Donkin
Members Talks – Peter Farrer “Curly Locks and the 3 Bears.” Andrew Donkin, “Iguazu & Beyond”
Feb
11
Thu
2021
7:30 pm Internal Competition 3
Internal Competition 3
Feb 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Internal Competition 3
Internal Competition 3 + Bill Duffin Open Competition Judge Will Stead
Feb
15
Mon
2021
7:30 pm Millennium Print Competition
Millennium Print Competition
Feb 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Millennium Print Competition
Millennium Print Competition – Newcastle TBC
Feb
18
Thu
2021
7:30 pm Guest Speaker – David Boag
Guest Speaker – David Boag
Feb 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Guest Speaker -  David Boag
‘The World of a Wildlife Photographer’  http://naturalfocus.co.uk/lectures    (Joint with Crewe)

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