2017

 Preparing for the Exhibition

 

 

The Camera Club is exhibitiing  a selection of work, featuring entries from our recent Annual Competition.

This is to be held at the Scunthorpe  Baths Hall, Doncaster Road, Scunthorpe, DN17 7RG, and will run from 6 January through to 31 March 2017, with no entry charge. There will also be a change of work mid February.

The Baths opening times are:-

Monday to Friday ….. 10.30 - 4pm

The official opening to be performed by Brian Gromett Vice President of the LPA at 7pm Wednesday 11 January.

Please enjoy the exhibition and if you like what you see and feel that our club may be for you; come along and see what we're all about! 

This year  members of Scunthorpe Camera Club did very well at the LPA Individual  Digital competition which was held at Nettleham village hall on Sunday 22nd January commencing at 1.30.

The judge for the day waWild Flamingo Feeding by Joyce Campllings Gary Langley DPAGB BPE2  This particular  competition is for anyone who belongs to a camera club that is affiliated to the LPA. The competition consisted of two sections, the Open,  and the Creative

Joyce Campling came first in the Open section with her image 'WIld Flamingo Feeding'. Third place went to John Naylor with 'Puffin with Sandeels'.

Club members also had two images Highly Commended...

80th Anniversary Exhibition

  

The Scunthorpe Camera Club was inaugerated in 6 Dec 1637, and celebrates 80 years this year.

To celebrate members are showing a selection of their oldest and latest work in  a photographic exhibition showing at the  Scunthorpe Museum on Oswald Road, Scunthorpe, DN15 7BD.  

There are approx. 40 photos showing a wide and diverse selection of work,  some dating back to the 1960s

The exhibition is running now until until Monday 18 December, so if you are passing through, please pop in and have a look at what we have been up to. It is upstairs In Learning Zone One room. Any member of staff will help you find it if you are not sure

FREE admission

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm and Sundays 1pm to 4pm

If you like what you see and feel that our club may be for you; come along and see what we're all about!

 

Speaker Andrew Chandler will visit the camera club for the first time on  22 November.A  Hull-based professional photographer. Andrew is recognised as one of the area’s leading freelance photographers. Andrew will be present an illustrated talk entitled 'Around the World in 80 Images'

Even though I’ve travelled previously in Nepal, nothing quite prepared me for the assault on the senses on my arrival in India, my first destination in January 2017, made 

From Zero to Zero even more spellbinding by its diffuse light and colour.

The challenge now has been to choose the very best images from nearly 12,000 to represent my time behind the lens...

 

 

2016

 

  Club Exhibition

 

The club  has a Photographic Exhibition showing at the  Scunthorpe Museum on Oswald Road, Scunthorpe, DN15 7BD .  There are approx. 40 photos showing a wide and diverse selection of work all taken by its members 

The exhibition will run until Tuesday 20 December, so if you are passing through, please pop in and have a look at what we have been up to. It is upstairs In Learning Zone One room. Any member of staff will help you find it if you are not sure

FREE admission

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm and Sundays 1pm to 4pm

If you like what you see and feel that our club may be for you; come along and see what we're all about!

 

John with Candelabra

 

Congratulations to John Naylor who recenly won our  'Two of a Kind' themed compeitition.
His wining entry was a stunning image of grey seals. Runner up was Barbara Scott with 'Keeping warm in winter' 
John now has the task of choosing a theme for our next themed digital competition in March

Competition Secretary Maria Rhoades has compiled a  handy summary of events running up to the end of the year . The club has a number of events comming up and this will ensure we don't miss any the deadlines.

 December 7th

 Annual Competition  (we will preview them on 30/11/16) This is judged in 5 different sections in colour, mono and digital.

  • PHOTO JOURNALISM PORTRAIT NATURAL HISTORY PICTORIAL RECORD

There is also a Digital Creative section in addition to...

 

club barbecueA gathering of over twenty club members recently enjoyed a barbecue at the home of club member Ted Dowse.

Ted and his wife kindly offered to host this in their very picturesque and extensive gardens. A perfect venue as there is ...

 

Summer Panel Project

We recently enjoyed a evening with David Gibbons, a member of the NEMPF executive, who talked us through the process of putting panels of photographs together for presentations and competitions

Following on from that the club is running a Summer Panel Project.

Your summer project is to go away and produce a set of three (or more, if you like) panels, and share them with members, at a 'Panel NIght at the end of August.