Programme

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Midhurst Camera Club is a social club for people who love photography, offering our members the opportunity to learn and improve by

  • Inviting inspirational guest speakers to visit the club and show us their work
  • Running internal competitions, both print and PDI (Projected Digital Image) which are judged anonymously by invited judges
  • Running practical evenings on camera techniques and all aspects of photography
  • Learning from each other

Have a look at the rest of the pages in this section to find out more about each of these events.

Details of all up-coming events in the current programme can be seen below and in the events diary section of this website.

Jan 3 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Set Subject – “People” Judge – Ken Scott
Jan 10 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
What to bring Just bring your camera and your flash unit if you possess one. What to expect This session is for all skill levels. There will be an overview of studio lighting and flash photography covering light meters, incident and reflected light, and camera sync speed. You will be…
Jan 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
“Brindle’s Magic Lantern Show” Alan Brindle ARPS is a native of Derbyshire, moving to Southampton in 1967 to join the Ordnance Survey. He has been a professional photography for 45 years, specialising in wedding, portrait, commercial and environmental photography. During his career he has been the photographer for the Ordnance…
Jan 31 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
Set subject – “Within the Churchyard” Judge – Rob de Ruiter ARPS
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
“Let Me Be The Judge Of That” Bring along a couple of prints and have them anonymously critiqued by other members. Also you get the chance to be a Photographic Judge. Find out how easy, or hard it is to be a Judge. The aim is to have fun and…
Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
What to bring your camera and a three-stop filter if you have one. What to expect How to recognise the subjects that make great abstract images. Slowing the camera shutter speed to the optimum interval required to make good ICM images. Using colour and shape to form strong photographs. Forward…
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
One panel of between three and six prints on a related theme. No set subject. Prints may be displayed individually or mounted on a single board Judge – Tim West FRPS
Mar 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
“Tides and Tempests” Rachael Talibart will be making a very welcome return to Midhurst on 14th March with another watery presentation entitled “Tides and Tempests”. Rachael Talibart grew up on the South Coast and studied at Southampton University. Much of her early childhood was spent at sea which has left…
Mar 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
What to bring Laptop, Tablet, or something to write in. What to expect This workshop is for all shill levels. Subjects discussed will include choosing the ideal subjects for a black and white photograph. Converting images to Black and White using Lightroom, and Photoshop/Elements routines. Conversion using LAB Colour space…
Mar 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
Open (No set subject). Judge – Walter Benzie ARPS
Apr 11 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
“My Fellowship and Beyond” Linda has been passionate about photography for many years. She moved to Devon about 20 years ago and is able to combine this passion with the beautiful surroundings that she finds herself in. Linda especially enjoys experimenting with shutter speeds which enable her to capture the…
Apr 18 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
What to bring Yourself and your questions What to expect In this, our last Practical Evening of the season we will attempt to answer your photographic queries. If we don’t know the answer we will attempt to point you in the right direction. If you have a particularly challenging poser…
Apr 25 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Set subject “Intentional Camera Movement” Judge – Ken Woods
May 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
Set subject “Flora and Fauna”. Judge – Martin Pickles
May 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
(Enprints are un-mounted and un-manipulated photographs). They can be printed either 4”x6” or 5”x7” – a chance for all members to be “a judge for the night”
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm TBC
A chance for us to all get together over dinner and celebrate the successes of the 2017/18 season.
Sep 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
“Woodland Ways” Stepping into an English woodland enables one to enter a magical world that delights the senses and lifts the spirit. Paul visits woodlands throughout the year, each season having its very own characteristics. From the sights and smell of a bluebell wood in springtime to the honey dripped glory that is…
Oct 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
“Landscape Photography and Emotion” Landscape photography and emotion go hand in hand. When Astrid started out in photography years ago, she did not think much about what she felt when seeing something she wanted to photograph: she just picked up the camera and pressed the shutter button to capture what…
Nov 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Cowdray Hall
“Abstracting The Landscape” Caroline’s interpretation of the Landscape is very individual so this talk will be about abstract landscape photography, and her forays into making books. The talk will also encompass the history of abstract landscape photography referencing other photographers. Photography is Caroline’s passion, and is a means to express…
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