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"THAT'S NOT A LANDSCAPE" 24th November 2022, Huw Alban (West Country)
Posted on Sun 27 Nov 2022

Another very interesting Zoom lecture, this time by Huw Alban. There was certainly a good selection of landscape images, but also plenty of outdoor images that probably would not necessarily be classified as landscape.

Clearly, Huw had a good eye for an interesting outdoor...

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PDI Open Round 2
Posted on Sun 20 Nov 2022

The open round 2 projected image competition was judged by Michael Lurie who made some very constructive comments on our images.

The results were:

First Place: Ropes Jeremy Fraser-Mitchell

Second place: Show me the way Assaf Frank

Third place:...

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OPEN ROUND 1 PDI
Posted on Sat 5 Nov 2022

This competition was very well judged by Mark Buckley-Sharp who provided useful comments on all the images. An enjoyable evening was had by all those able to attend.

The results were as follows:

1st Place The London Office Jeremy Fraser-Mitchell

2nd Place Desert...

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Round 1 open print competition.
Posted on Sun 16 Oct 2022

 

 This competition was judged by Kevin Day who commented on each print in detail and in each case provided valuable and constructive advice. We are very grateful for him giving us his time.

A good evening was had by all PSCC...

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PHOTOGRAPHING THE NIGHT SKY BY PETER COLLEY
Posted on Fri 7 Oct 2022

Peter Colley presented a fascinating insight into the world of night photography illustrated with some superb images, each one accompanied with technical details  particularly focal length, ISO and exposure time. Many images were multiple exposures to improve...

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Don't Say Cheese Emma Finch 22 September 2022
Posted on Thu 22 Sep 2022

Emma Finch  is based in Manchester having started as a keen camera club member.  She has now been a successful professional portrait portrait photographer for the last 10 years. She has received many awards during this time and passed on her knowledge and many tips in her talk to PSCC...

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A SHORT WALK THROUGH LONG EXPOSURE Paul Parkinson
Posted on Sat 10 Sep 2022

Essentially, this covered:

Landscapes–blurring the moving clouds, leaves on trees, or waving grass

Seascapes–softening the water or make it completely flat

Waterfalls and rivers –textured / creamy / flat water

Architecture–blurring skies with soft...

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OUR PRINT DISPLAY AT GREENWOOD PARK, Saturday pm, 20th August 2023
Posted on Sun 21 Aug 2022

The Bricket Wood Gardening Club invited us to display some of our prints at their annual show on 20th August 2023 at Greenwood Park. As we had already had a major exhibition running at the Radlett Centre, we were rather short of prints, particularly as we have not been doing prints...

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PSCC Print Exhibition Private Viewing August 18 Radlett Centre
Posted on Fri 19 Aug 2022

On the evening of 18th August 2022, a large group of PSCC members and guests attended a private viewing of our print exhibition at the Radlett Centre. Guests included  ex member Rosemary Wenzurul, some friends of members and Andy Sands, Sarah and daughter.

An ample supply of drinks...

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New Season's Programme
Posted on Fri 12 Aug 2022

Dear All

The coming season's programme which might be subject to some changes along the way is published on the website.

Chris

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Changes for the 2022-23 Season
Posted on Thu 11 Aug 2022



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PSCC PRESENTATION OF CUPS AND SOCIAL EVENING 7TH JULY 2022
Posted on Fri 8 Jul 2022

A very reasonable number of members turned up on a very warm
summer evening for a barbeque followed by presentation of cups. Some
members who arrived early took the opportunity of walking round the
spacious lawns of Jeremy’s grounds.
It was a good moment for members to have a...

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Trophy Winners 2021-2022
Posted on Mon 27 Jun 2022
Dear All
This is a list of all trophy winners for the current season. All of the placed images may be viewed by clicking on 'Gallery' on the web home page and then clicking on season 2021-22.
Congratulations to all the winners who will receive their...
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PSCC PRINT OF THE YEAR COMPETITION
Posted on Fri 17 Jun 2022

The judge Richard Speirs, based in Cumbria, was very complementary about the images produced
by our club. This was clear from the number of images he praised without holding them back. This took the best of the best to a different level.
The results were as follows:
First...

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SUMMARY OF PSCC PI OF THE YEAR COMPETITION 9 th June, 2022
Posted on Fri 10 Jun 2022

Our judge for this important competition was Dr Tom Peck (Enfield). He had 69 excellent images to
view and to even pick hold back images was a gruelling task.
He spent time carefully appraising each image and providing detailed comments. In the end, he held
back 16 images which...

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MEMBERS EVENING 26TH May 2022 (by ZOOM)
Posted on Fri 27 May 2022

Considering the sheer quality of the images shown by a few of the members, it is a pity that only ten members were able to attend.

The images presented by David Butler and Terry Day were taken two weeks before at the previous members evening, already reported on. Interesting images,...

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REPORT ON MONO COMPETITIONS 19TH MAY 2022
Posted on Fri 20 May 2022

Unfortunately, a few technical problems delayed the start of the competition. On this occasion we were joined via ZOOM by Graham Parry from Essex who gave some very useful comments on each image displayed. He emphasised the importance of cropping and removing distractions.

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INTO THE DARKNESS
Posted on Fri 13 May 2022

Numbers were affected by illness, but a total of eight PSCC members turned up with cameras and tripods for an exercise in taking images in poor light.

We split into two groups, one group, comprising Sue and Chris, Norman, David Butler, and Terry chose a local walk and the other group...

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REPORT ON LECTURE ON 5TH MAY 2022 DANIEL BRIDGE TOP TEN TIPS
Posted on Fri 6 May 2022

Dan trains photographers on how to improve their photographs for a living and this showed up in his delivery and careful presentation of important aspects of photography.

1 GET OFF AUTO

With a set of specially taken photographs, Dan illustrated the pitfall of using a camera...

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OPEN PRINTS 5 COMPETITION 2022
Posted on Fri 29 Apr 2022


This competition was judged on a ZOOM connection by Harry Emmet, Accrington Camera Club. Each
image was examined in detail and useful and particularly constructive comments made on all of
them.
The top images and full results are listed elsewhere but the principal results...

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A DIFFERENT DIMENSION TO JUDGING AND PHOTOGRAPHY
Posted on Fri 8 Apr 2022
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PSCC Recent Publicity 3 Bricket Wood Voice Spring
Posted on Tue 15 Mar 2022
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PSCC Recent Publicity 1. Shenley Village Matters
Posted on Sat 5 Mar 2022
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