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'Abergavenny Camera Club is made up of a group of photography enthusiasts who meet every other Monday ... where events from the programme happen throughout the year. Our ethos is to have fun and learn in a friendly, social environment ... We deliberately cater for all skills and interests and keep a relaxed and open style. While we run and join in with various other competitions, we focus first on learning and enjoying the pleasures of photography.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'We have a published programme of events featuring a range of activities to give variety and interest to members, whatever stage or level of skill they are at. These include evenings when members or guest speakers show and talk about their pictures ...'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

Normally, 'the Society currently meets twice a month, on the first and third Wednesdays ... The first meeting, called a Club Night, takes place on the first Wednesday in the month and generally consists of a presentation by an external speaker ...'.

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Aireborough Camera Club has an interesting and varied programme throughout the year, including visiting lecturers, members evening, competitions and practical sessions. Members whether beginners or more experienced share an enthusiastic exchange of ideas and expertise and encourage one another to develop their photographic skills.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Meetings are varied and diverse with competitions, talks from external speakers and members on all manner of subjects such as travel and technique. We also have practical evenings, workshops and outings.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'APS aims to promote and develop an interest in photography through an interesting and varied programme that includes weekly talks, presentations, and competitions, We also occasionally organise workshops and practical outings. The weekly talks and presentations are led by a mix of members and external speakers from the "photographic world".'

'The programme of events includes speakers, competitions and workshops covering a wide range of photographic topics, equipment and techniques.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'We provide a comprehensive mixed programme of lectures, practicals, competitions and other events.'

'We meet weekly for much of the year for talks, competitions & other photographic subjects.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Situated in the middle of Bedfordshire, the club was founded in 1986 and welcomes anyone with an interest in photography, film or digital, whatever their level of ability, skill or experience. We have a varied programme of competitions, illustrated presentations by expert photographers, workshops in image manipulation, member participation evenings and field trips.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Becoming a member of the Club is easy: come along to one of the meetings and introduce yourself to one of the Committee members. Alternatively you can contact the club by e-mail to make arrangement to visit the club. You are welcome to come along for a few evenings, with no obligation of joining, to sample our activities ... Our meetings are every Friday at 7.45pm, September to May and our informal Wednesday Night meetings at 7.30pm.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Has been welcoming and encouraging local photographers of all ages and abilities continuously since 1967 ... The Club aims to provide an environment where everyone can enjoy exploring their photography, share experiences, receive constructive advice and feedback and enjoy the company of like minded others, from all walks of life. The club has a buoyant membership and is always pleased to welcome new members ... In winter, activities are indoors for a series of talks, demonstrations and practical evenings, always with a view to improving skills and gaining fresh insights and inspiration.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Ashford (Middlesex) Camera Club is a friendly club for the enjoyment of photography and digital imaging. Membership is at all levels, from beginners to advanced ... Anyone with an interest in photography, perhaps just learning to master a camera or manipulate images for the first time, may find interesting meetings and friendly advice.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'We meet every Thursday evening at 7.15PM for a 7.45PM start, from early September until mid May ... We have a diverse membership, working in traditional darkroom print and digital media ... Our programme comprises a mixture of talks by top photographers and a variety of competitions. We welcome new members.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Founded in 1972 out of the amalgamation of two predominant photographic societies of North Birmingham ... Today, Aston and Erdington Photographic Society meets on Monday evenings during school term time ... The evening is split into two sessions with a break for tea, coffee, a biscuit and a chat (refreshments are included within the door admission charge). There are lectures by guest visitors who bring along their work to display and talk about.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'A progressive photography society and one of the largest camera clubs in the Wigan, Leigh and surrounding area. We are part of the Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic Union. We are a group of enthusiastic amateur photographers involved in all aspects of photography – digital, film, black and white, colour, landscapes, wildlife, portraits, you name it ...  We’re a very friendly photography club and we actively welcome visitors and new members. ADAPS is fully inclusive, run by the members for the members. We hold events all year round for photographers of all skill levels, from complete beginners to competition winners. If you like taking photographs, want to learn and improve your skills, and have a lot of fun doing it, come and join us.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Promoting the enjoyment, understanding and appreciation of photography, helping you create better pictures. We are a friendly, sociable club ensuring all members, both new and old improve and learn. If you are looking for a Chelmsford based camera club, then come along to one of our weekly meetings or practical sessions.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'During the bitterly cold winter of 1979, a small group of photographers believed that there was probably enough interest within the Ballynahinch area to form a proper photographic club. The first meeting was in the public library and the guest speaker was the well-known press photographer, Stanley Matchett. Within a few weeks, 35 members had signed up and Ballynahinch Camera Club was up and running.' Normally the Club meets on 'Thursdays, usually at 7:45pm with the new season beginning in September. We welcome new members (under 18s should be sponsored by an adult) ... It aims to be a mix of practical knowledge sessions and experienced speakers from within and external to the club.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'The Club has run a varied programme of events every year mostly on Friday nights. These evenings are a mixture of competition evenings, guest speakers, club speakers and some light entertainment such as quiz nights. The guest speakers over the years have covered very aspect of photography including landscape, portraiture, travel, wildlife, photo-journalism, astrophotography, audio visual shows and film making ... We welcome new members, especially those who are new to photography.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Meets September to April each Monday ... Our YPU-affiliated society delivers an active programme of hands on photography and competitions where new photographers can gain experience on all things photographic. Regular workshop topics include exploring techniques such as long exposure, filters, setting up basic lighting, using Adobe Photoshop to edit and enhance your photography, and many others. During the summer, the club arranges photo shoots in and around the local area.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Our Club offers a warm and friendly welcome, not only to the more experienced photographer, but to those who just want to improve their photographic skills and get the very best out of their camera or from their images. We have an even mix of gender within the club, with abilities that vary from the “point and shoot” to the more sophisticated digital camera users ... We have a full programme of lectures, fun events, competitions, practical's and the opportunity to get out with your camera with like-minded individuals throughout the North Devon region. For the winter period we meet each Thursday evening at 7.30 pm.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'We are friendly group of photography enthusiasts of all ages and levels of skill. We provide a social, supportive club where beginners and experienced photographers alike share their photography and experiences with other photographers ... Throughout the year we have presentations by accomplished photographers on a wide range of photographic subjects - always illustrated by the speaker’s own pictures. At the end of each presentation, time is set aside for questions.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'The aim of the Group is to focus on developing member's photographic knowledge and skills through a mixture of hands on learning, lectures, competitions in a relaxed and friendly social environment. We view members work by internal competitions, fun competitive and non competitive meetings, shared knowledge and experience and arrange talks on a variety of subjects by experts or enthusiasts.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'We are a friendly, informal and sociable club, with members of all levels of ability. We meet on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month ... Anyone with an interest in photography is welcome. Come and meet us, attend your first two meetings for free. Members under 23 years old and in full time education are exempt from the annual membership fee.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Beckenham Photographic Society (BPS) encourages the enjoyment of photography and better image making through lectures, demonstrations and competitions, as it has done since its beginnings in 1921. We are forward looking, embracing developments in photographic styles and technology, while maintaining respect for and appreciation of traditional techniques.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'We welcome people of all ages who have an interest in photography, whether experienced or complete beginner. Although many of our members started with traditional film, we are now a totally digital club. As well as a full range of open and specialist competitions, judged by East Anglian Federation approved circuit judges, the club has a variety of lectures to suit everybody's photographic taste. In addition there are practical evenings and social events.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Bicester Camera Club is the ideal group to join if you're interested in taking your enjoyment of photography to the next level, or just want to learn more about your camera and how it works for you ... The Club meets every other Monday evening throughout the year (with adjustments for Bank Holidays), at 6.30pm for a 7.00pm start. Photographers of all levels of experience and ability are welcome to join us.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'We are a small and friendly Photographic Club, still based in the North Devon town of Bideford, with a passion for all kinds of photography ... We love to meet anyone at any stage of your photography – whether it’s just learning to use a smartphone or getting to grips with a mirrorless or DSLR camera, we have a variety of members able to help you get more out of your images ... Weekly indoor club evenings throughout the winter months ... New summer programme each year.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Located in the City of Aberdeen, the Club is a registered charity and is is run by its members for its members. We hold a varied program of events during the Club season from September to April:  * Meet Like Minded People; * Competition Nights; * Instruction * Visiting Lecturers.  During the Summer months we have instruction and practical nights.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'Founded in 1989 and is open to all those who are interested in photography whether they are novices, amateurs or professionals.
Through practical demonstrations, competitions, lectures, (or just by talking to others about photography), the Club’s aim is to help its members learn more about the art, to encourage the development of photographic skills and the appreciation of photography. Advice is always on hand, no matter how experienced or inexperienced you are.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'We are an enthusiastic and inclusive club for everyone who loves photography, whatever their ability, experience or area of interest. Most members come from Bridport and the towns and villages around, from Lyme Regis to Dorchester. We like to explore new ideas and creativity. Meetings are relaxed and open, with plenty of opportunity to share thoughts and knowledge. What brings us all together is our passion for photography.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021-22 Programme

'The Society always welcomes new members, especially keen photographers and we are sure you will enjoy sharing your interest in photography with others in our Society. Our membership includes a wide range of people from beginners to photographers well known nationally ... Our programme runs throughout the year from Sept – Aug with something on almost every week (except around Christmas & New Year!).'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'At Buckingham Camera Club we are a supportive and friendly group, with a common interest in photography. We range from young enthusiastic beginners to people that can share their knowledge to encourage and develop your skills with your camera and/or photography.'

'Our members range from teenagers to retired seniors. We all share our enjoyment of image composition, cameracraft, computer techniques and going head-to-head in a few fun competitions! ... Our meetings are very varied, offering practical help sessions, competitions, talks by guest speakers, photography and image editing tutorials, indoor (in normal times) and outdoor photography sessions.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Formed in 1882, Bury PS is a local camera club which has a wide range of events throughout the year with something to suit every style of photographer. We pride ourselves on providing a welcoming and supportive environment to help all our members improve their photography at whatever level.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'An active and progressive photography club offering a wide range of speakers, training and events.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'Formed when a small group of like minded people met in the village pub, then as the club numbers grew they had to rent a room with a dark room in the old school village community centre. We are now situated in new modern premises ... There are many members that have experience and advice to share with members who are struggling or would like to try tackling something new. Old and new members are always welcome to come and visit us.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

'We meet once a month on a Tuesday. Usually it is the first Tuesday of the month but occasionally this changes so always check the programme. During the winter months we have two meetings a month.'

LECTURES and TALKS2021 Programme

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