Bridgnorth Camera Club Programme Of Events

Bridgnorth Camera Club Programme Of Events2019-03-18T15:46:54+00:00


Sept   20       Chairman’s Welcome.

All you need to know  for the season with new Chairman Ken Robinson.

Sept   27       Tony Winfield  ‘Improving your Picture Taking Skills’.

Tony is an experienced judge and photographer. This presentation will be of interest to both the novice and experienced photographer.

See more of Tony’s work at        

Oct     04       1st Print Competition – Judge: Peter Siviter EFIAP DPAGB.

Any subject but members only and no more than 3 prints per member.

Oct     11       An Evening with Ken Hudson CPAGB BPE3.

A presentation by Ken who is an established judge and portrait photographer, particularly in the urban environment.

See more of Ken’s work at

Oct     18       Stourport Battle – Judge: David Lowe ARPS DPAGB.

The annual battle with Stourport Camera Club.


Oct     20       Bridgnorth Tour with Alan Gwilt.

Full days photography around Bridgnorth. Meet at Innage Lane Car Park at 10am. Cost £5 including lunch – must prebook with Alan.

Oct     25       ‘Mainly Street’ with Darren Leeson LRPS.

Kidderminster based Darren Leeson on street photography and techniques.

Learn more about Darren at

Nov    01       1st DPI Competition – Judge: David Lowe ARPS DPAGB.

The theme is ‘CLOSE UP’. Members only and no more than 3 images per member.

Nov    08       Phil Brown ‘The History of 3D Photography and 3D Cinema’.

Prepare to be amazed! A fully illustrated and interactive talk in high quality, glorious 3D.

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Nov    15       Dinah Jayes ARPS MPAGB AFIAP ‘A bit of this. A bit of that’.

Superb images from West Midland photographer Dinah – may contain some nudity.

Learn more about Dinah at

Nov    22       2nd Print Competition  – Judge: John Haines.

Any subject but members only and no more than 3 prints per member.

Nov    29        Studio Night with Ken Hudson CPAGB BPE3.

Studio night with Ken and Bridgnorth model, Rosie Lea.

Don’t forget your camera!


Dec     06       Claire Carter “Perpetually in Motion 2”

Claire returns by popular demand to show more of her work.

Learn more about Claire at

Dec     13       2nd DPI Competition – Judge: Dave Tucker DPAGB EFIAP BPE3.

Any subject but members only and no more than 3 images per member.

Dec     20       George Baker Memorial Chairman’s PI Challenge, Quiz and Christmas Party.

The challenge is ‘THAT SPLASH OF COLOUR’. Member’s only and no more than 1 entry per member. Followed by ‘unusual photo’ quiz and party nibbles.



Jan      03       Members Evening.

15min talks by members on any aspects of their photography.

Jan      10       Shropshire Photographic Society Inter Club Battle.

CD presentation of this annual battle including Bridgnorth Camera Club.

Jan      17       ‘Taken in Shropshire’ Competition Presentation Night & Buffet

with Graham Taylor, Managing Director & Company Secretary, Nock Deighton. Winners announced of this sponsored competition, prize giving, and review of entries, followed by a buffet.

Jan      22       Battle with Tettenhall Wood Photographic Society.


Jan      24       3rd Open Print Competition – Judge: Claire Carter.

Any subject but members only and no more than 3 prints per member.

Jan      31       PAGB DPI Exhibition.

DVD presentation of the best images from the PAGB Cups.

Feb     07       Shropshire Wildlife – Butterflies, Dragonflies, and Birds.

A presentation by ‘Shropshire Birder’ – Jim Almond.

Learn more about the ‘Shropshire Birder’ at

Feb     14       Shrewsbury Open Photographic Exhibition.

DVD presentation of the best images from this annual exhibition.

Feb     21       3rd DPI Competition – Judge: Ken Hudson CPAGB BPE3.

The theme is ‘STREET PHOTOGRAPHY’. Members only and no more than 3 images per member.

Feb     28       ‘A Roller is Something You Use on a Lawn’

A presentation from former Rolls Royce company photographer MALCOLM PRICE. Malcolm will share with us some the images that he was able to take of these cars which symbolised success for every budding pop star and businessman and was the aspiration of so many in the 1970’s. Working to tight deadlines for press launches and for the media, Malcolm had to get the image right in camera and did not have the comfort of digital post production techniques.

Mar    07       MCPF Travelling Portfolios.

The best prints from the Midland Counties Photographic Federation.

Mar    14       2 Cups DPI Competitions – Judge: Alan Lawrence.

The Bernard Danks Cup / Tomkins Cup / Premier Projected Image Award are all to win.

Mar    21       ‘Tales of the Unexpected’  – Peter Siviter EFIAP DPAGB.

Award winning images and portraiture in this print and AV evening.

See more of Peters work at

Mar    28      The London Salon 2018.

DVD presentation with commentary showcasing artistic photography

Apr     04       Annual Print Competition – Judge: John Lacey ARPS CPAGB EFIAP

Group print cups and Premier Print Cup are all to win.

Apr     11       ‘Travels with My Camera’ – Terry Hawkins CPAGB BPE2*.

A real treat as our own Terry Hawkins shows off his images.

Apr     18     Frank Hodgetts/Curwen Cups – Judge : Tony Broom CPAGB

Frank Hodgetts: Landscape Pi’s. Curwen Cup: Monochrome print

Apr     25       Members Evening & Sale

Bring 2 prints each for knockout style competition and chance to sell your unwanted photography items.

May   02      AGM

May   04       Trip to Shropshire Falconry Centre 10am – 4pm.

Chance to take some great bird pictures. Cost £35 excluding lunch/drinks.

May   09      Annual Dinner and Awards Presentation.

The season’s awards and review at ‘The Down’.