Programme 2017

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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)
Partners welcome.

13 Dec  Committee Meeting TBA
20 Dec  KCC Closed (Happy Christmas)
27 Dec  KCC Closed (Happy new year)


03 Jan 2018  Open Competition 2018