Blackpool Illuminations

Evening Trip to Blackpool Illuminations Thursday 6th November, 2014 At the last club meeting members present expressed an interest to visit the Lights at Blackpool preferably on a Tuesday evening. Unfortunately due to the fact that the lights are turned off on 9th November and the only available Tuesday before then being a committee meeting […]

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Autumn Programme

14/07/14 Club competition 3 – Natural history & Monochrome result night 21/07/14 Activities night away from club – Withnell Fold 28/07/14 Activities night away from club – Whalley 04/08/14 Activities night away from club – Pendle Walk 11/08/14 Activities night away from club – Salford Quays 18/08/14 Entry night Club competition 4 – Travel/Photojournalism & […]

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Next Meeting

Club Outing Monday 16th June, 2014 We will be visiting the home of Bolton Wanderers – the Reebok Stadium at Horwich. Other than the modern stadium there are many photographic opportunities within a compact area. Meeting Time We will be meeting at 7.30 pm in front of the Stadium Directions from Blackburn Join the M65 […]

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Salthill Quarry Geology Trail

Last Monday 9 June the club Summer event was at Salthill Quarry Nature Reserve and Geology Trail. The event was well attended and several members had a go at macro and nature photography. The task was made both easy and hard by the fact that the people responsible for the reserve have marked all the […]

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Helmshore Textile Museum

Last Sunday, 23 March the club held its most recent outside activity. Many thanks to our Activities Coordinator Barry Noon who organised yet another excellent outing this time to Helmshore Textile Museum. A large number of members made the trip an everyone found it interesting and enjoyable. I hope the photos looked as good on […]

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Projects

Last night I talked about shooting photo-essays.Taking images for an essay is very different than making photographs for competition.  Although the technical aspects are important they shouldn’t be the overall concern.  The most important aspect of photo-essay ‘writing’ is the story which is being told.  That being said the set of photographs should be of […]

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