Programme 2018 2019

PROGRAMME 2018 – 2019


27-Sep-18 / U-Judge competition and Social


04-Oct-18 / Windows of Opportunity  – Dave Mason

11-Oct-18 /  A Print Pot Pourri  – Les Loosemore ARPS, AWPF, DPAGB

18-Oct-18 / Competition Night – monthly prints and PDIs – Martin Cooper – LRPS


25-Oct-18 / Around the World in 90 Minutes – Ian Bateman FRPS, MPAGB, AV-AFIAP, APAGB  

An Audio-Visual journey, with stops in Australia, America, Hong Kong. Spain, France and the UK. I became fascinated with AV ever since joining my first camera club, Cam & Dursley, in the early 1980’s. Since then I have been making sequences with a variety of subjects and techniques, and will show a selection this evening.


01-Nov-18 / Natures Calendar (Collections) –  Alec Stewart AWPF
A look at the natural world on your doorstep through the seasons with tips and techniques to secure that special picture.


08-Nov-18 /  Nature Images from my Travels – Ralph Snook ARPS,  DPAGB, EFIAP/b
Images and narrative from various trips taken to far off places. Will definitely include Kenya and probably Bulgaria and Florida.

13-Nov-18 /  Visit to Downend CC

15-Nov-18 / Competition Night – monthly prints and Landscape  –  PDIs – Peter Weaver LRPS, CPAGB, APAGB

22-Nov-18 / Members Evening

29-Nov-18 / Visit from Hanham CC (Collections)


06-Dec-18 / One Man and His Van – Tony Gervis FRPS
A solo journey in my campervan through in all 21 countries including. Iran, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine,

4 months, 20,000 + miles and many stories


Coming Next

13-Dec-18 / Competition Night – monthly prints (set subject) and PDIs – Bob Train – LRPS

20-Dec-18 / Christmas Social

27-Dec-18 / No Meeting


03-Jan-19 / No Meeting (Photo Journalism Exhibition, Glouc.-hopefully)

10-Jan-19 / Cheltenham Salon (Collections) – Martin Fry FRPS, EFIAP

17-Jan-19 / I Have Seen the LightPeter – Peter Weaver LRPS, CPAGB, APAGB
This is my first digital talk, and the title is ambiguous as I will show the way I use light, but also it took me a long time to be persuaded to go digital.

24-Jan-19 / Competition Night – monthly landscape prints and PDIs –  Sandie Cox ARPS

31-Jan-19 / UK Wildlife (Collections) – Cate Barrow
A range of images from birds, mammals, butterflies and even underwater images all photographed within UK.


07-Feb-19 / A return visit from – Peter Allen

14-Feb-19 / Competition Night – Folio Five – Ralph Snook  ARPS, DPAGB,  EFIAP/b

21-Feb-19 / Members Evening (Collections)

28-Feb-19 /  Miles and Miles of Fresh Air – Nick Jenkins ARPS , AWPF 
My favourite landscapes and how I came to find and photograph them. Also any helpful technical data will be happily shared.


07-Mar-19 /Competition Night – monthly prints and PDIs

14-Mar-19 /Monochrome Prints – Chris Pocock FRPS
Mono Print Talk

21-Mar-19 /Composition and Competition (Collections) – Brian Wetton & Tom Crowe

28-Mar-19 /Audio Visual Evening


03-Apr-19 / Visit to Hanham Camera Club

04-Apr-19 / Competition Night – monthly prints and PDIs (set subject) Bob Ryan  FRSA, ARPS

11-Apr-19 / Presidents Evening (Collections) – Brian Wetton

18-Apr-19 / AGM

25-Apr-19 / COMPETITIONS of the YEAR and Social – Brian Swinyard BA(Hons), MA ARPS, EFIAP/b, DPAGB, BPE3* ,PPSA ,MInstLM ,MIfL