Club Night

Photowalk in Carshalton

Photowalk in Carshalton

A group of members gathered on the evening of 2 June, to take advantage of the anticipated sunset visible across the ponds in Carshalton, and to celebrate the easing of lockdown restrictions that have limited our ability to meet this year. Whilst our group arrived for...

Water, Water, Everywhere..

Water, Water, Everywhere..

I remember having to sit through a whole evening of nothing but pictures of autumn leaves and wishing, by the end of it, the damn things would just get on with it, drop off and disintegrate for the winter. So some thought is needed for a set subject competition and we...

Image Swap Evening – Different but Similar

Image Swap Evening – Different but Similar

When we had our first Image Swap evening, it went very well and from memory, we had many rather different takes on what the members involved had provided. Our second evening was held on 3rd March and from where I was sitting, our eight members who stepped forward to...

An evening with Sound and Vision, by Alan M and David S

An evening with Sound and Vision, by Alan M and David S

An in-house introduction to audio-visual (AV) presentations and their production methods and styles, prepared by club members, showing interesting and dynamic examples of their work. together with descriptions of the processes involved. The evening was initiated by...

Monochrome Workshop

Monochrome Workshop

Very few of us have any formal training in image editing. We choose our editing software according to what was fashionable at the time and our budget, and learnt how to use it in a fairly haphazard manner, probably picking up poor habits in the process. We finish up...

Farewell to 2020 with some Christmas Cheer

Farewell to 2020 with some Christmas Cheer

What a year 2020 was!! The option to have our usual Social gathering was long gone and so we chose to give everyone the month of December 2020 to take and create some images for us all to enjoy as 2021 gets underway. It was great to see the variety and wit of our...

Club “Domestic Still Life” Image Evening

Club “Domestic Still Life” Image Evening

We enjoyed some excellent fun and saw some wonderful creativity in our first photography theme evening of the season. 29 great images were entered and members were kind enough to offer an insight into their creation. David H provided two evocative images that drew on...

Over the rainbow – a talk by David P

Over the rainbow – a talk by David P

The world of infra-red, ultra-violet reflectance, and ultra-violet fluorescence photography Club Member David P provided us with an introduction to the worlds of infra-red [IR] and ultra-violet [UV] photography during this week’s Zoom meeting, taking us into places in...

Up before the Judge!

There has been one very enjoyable and consistent element throughout these online club evenings which is that when we are left to our devices and hold an in house "Club Night", the level of engagement and interaction between members has been excellent! Our "Ask the...

Before & After | Members’ Demos & Tips

I’ve always admired photographers who can get it right ‘in camera’ and who don’t need to resort to post processing. In fact, I suspect they’re few and far between. Even in the days of film cameras there was a lot of wizardry in the darkroom!Tonight’s episode of...

Something to talk about ..

Hi there :-)So Wednesday's club night kicked off with many predictions that we'd likely be done in an hour at most, given the limited number of images submitted for discussion .. how wrong we were!  What ensued was a thoroughly enjoyable evening, packed full of...

The Writing’s on the Wall!

A darkroom at home is an asset even in this digital age if you want to try light painting. But a hall the size of St Elpheges with the lights off turned out to be the height of luxury. The evening was intended to give members a chance to try some of the techniques...

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