Kempston Camera Club Program 2017
Please note that this is our provisional programme for the 2017 and is subject to continuing change. Please check for updates regularly.
04 Jan Open Competition
11 Jan Committee Meeting TBA
18 Jan Presentation – Faststone editing, facebook, whatsapp.
25 Jan Studio Group & Printer
01 Feb Creative Image The Ernie Baron Award (Judge will be Naomi Saul ARPS DPAGB APAGB EFIAP)
08 Feb Planning Meeting TBA
15 Feb A G M + last entries for the annual exb. Studio print competition.
22 Feb Studio Group & Printer.
01 Mar Open Competition
08 Mar Committee Meeting (for the whole committee)
15 Mar 10 Picture challenge – Meet in Bedford 7pm outside the Swan Hotel. Bring your camera etc. On arrival you will be given an SD card. Then you take 10 pictures around Bedford and return the card. The first 10 pictures will be used on the 29th March.
22 Mar Studio Group & Printer
29 Mar Critique of pictures taken on 15th March.
05 Apr Three way battle Kempston v Biggleswade v Stevenage (Judge will be Adrian Stone)
12 Apr Planning Meeting
19 Apr Exhibition results and judges comments.
26 Apr Studio Group & Printer
03 May Three way battle Kempston v Bedford v New City PS (Judge will be Marilyn Steward ARPS DPAGB EFIAP BPE4)
10 May Committee Meeting
17 May Competition with New Zealand (Judge will be Stan McCartin)
24 May Studio Group & Printer
31 May Fun Competition (10 pictures taken on the night straight from your camera)
Meeting in Ampthill 7pm, Queens Head Pub. (Parking at the Hub car park or on Woburn Street is free)
07 Jun Nature Competition Bill Deacon Award (Judge will be Ben Pike)
14 Jun Planning Meeting
21 Jun 10 Picture Challenge. BRING YOUR CAMERA (Flash & tripod may be handy)
28 Jun Studio Group & Printer [ YOU CAN USE THE CLUBS PRINTER FOR 5th JULY]
05 Jul Open Competition PRINTS ONLY (FIVE prints) (Judge will be Steve Dormer).
12 Jul Committee Meeting
19 Jul Review of pictures from 31 May and 21 June
26 Jul Studio Group & Printer
02 Aug Open Competition (Judge will be Brian Pere).
09 Aug Planning Meeting
16 Aug KCC Closed
23 Aug KCC Closed
30 Aug KCC Closed
06 Sep Print Competition (Landscape) (Judge will be Paul Radden LRPS DPAGB EFIAP)
13 Sep Committee Meeting
20 Sep AV How to do it. (using Powerpoint, iMovie or special software). Prep for 18th Oct.
27 Sep Studio Group & Printer
04 Oct Open Competition (Judge will be Paul Nickerson)
11 Oct Planning Meeting
18 Oct Come and show your AV work. and Ann exib tutorial.
25 Oct Studio Group & Printer
01 Nov Colin Albon Award Competition (Judge will be Sarah Kelman ARPS)
(Subjects:- Materials – metal, wood, glass, brick & fabric)
08 Nov Committee Meeting TBA
15 Nov Review of photos of the year.
22 Nov Studio Group & Printer
29 Nov Margaret Finch talk/display on Composition Techniques.
06 Dec Remembrance Competition sponsored by the W F A
11 Dec Bun Fight Come and chat over a drink. (Note MONDAY)
13 Dec Committee Meeting TBA
20 Dec KCC Closed (Happy Christmas)
27 Dec KCC Closed (Happy new year)
03 Jan 2018 Open Competition 2018