Photography News Issue 34

Photography News | Issue 34 |


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Camera club news If your club has any news that you want to share with the rest of the world, this is the page for it. Your story might be about your club’s success in a contest, or a member’s personal achievement; it could be about a group outing you had recently or when the annual exhibition is on show. Any news is eligible for inclusion, so club publicity officers please take note of the submission guidelines and get your stories in

How to submit

Deadline for the next issue: 21 July 2016

We need words and pictures by 21 July for the next issue of Photography News , which will be available from 1 August. Write your story in a Word document (400 words maximum). Please include contact details of the club, exhibition or event – website, meeting times, opening times, whatever is relevant. Images should be JPEGs, 2000 pixels on the longest dimension, any colour space, and image credits should be included. If the story is an exhibition or event, please send a picture from the exhibition (not the publicity poster) or

one from the event. If it includes people please identify them. Attach the Word document and JPEGs to an email and send to

Education, education, education

News in brief

Three-in-one exhibition Newbury Camera Club is holding an exhibition at the West Berkshire Museum. It is in effect three exhibitions, as the prints displayed will be changed twice. The first change takes place on 26 July, and the second on 31 August. Entry is free and the Museum is on The Wharf in Newbury. All in black&white Not only is Cymru Monochrome holding its annual exhibition, it will also be hosting the Only Mono 2017 battle. The exhibition is on 13 August at Creative Bubble on Swansea’s Craddock Street. The Only Mono 2017 battle is in May next year and is open to all UK clubs. If your club hasn’t already signed up to the Battle and would like to participate, email Gareth Martin on cortez34@ or visit the group’s website. YetMoore exhibitions Moore Camera Club’s annual exhibition takes place on the weekend of 30/31 July. The display will feature more than 100 photos from club members, and many of the prints will be on sale, with the proceeds going to charity. There is free parking and …andKeynham’s exhibition Head to Bath’s Guildhall between 5 July and 16 August to see Keynsham Photographic Society’s print exhibition. Although the society had many exhibitions, this is their first in the city. keynshamphotographic refreshments for all visitors. The exhibition is open 11am to 7pm on Saturday and 11am to 4pm on Sunday, at Moore Rugby Club on Moss Lane.

Northolt & District Photography Society is undergoing some changes for the new season. It’ll be holding fewer competitions and placing a greater emphasis on workshops and education to help members improve their photography, whether that’s learning about their camera and getting the most from it or their preferred genre. A small, vibrant society, Northolt welcomes newmembers and offers the first few meetings free. Membership is £35 per annum for adults. Meetings

are on Wednesdays from 8pm at the Village Community Centre on Ealing Road; parking is available and buses stop nearby. The club will start for the new season in September, and during the summer they are organising a number of walks intended to provide practical help for photographers.

Summer exhibition Visit Earl Shilton Camera Club’s second display

Enjoying their second week-long exhibition, Earl Shilton Camera Club is inviting you to visit the Atkins Gallery to see a display of its members’ images. The exhibition runs fromMonday 22 until Saturday 27 August. Admission to the gallery is free, and it is open from 10am to 3pm, and then 6.30pm to 9pm most days. At 7.30pm on the Wednesday, the club is also holding itsmeeting at the gallery and everyone is welcome to come along and ask questions about

the club and photography. The Atkins Gallery is on Lower Bond Street, Hinckley, Leicestershire LE10 1Q4. The club is proud that the Town Council is supporting the summer exhibition with a community grant, and that Bill Ward Photography (Bill is known for his roles in programmes such as Coronation Street and Emmerdale ) is sponsoring the event.

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