Author Archives: Peter Robinson

June’s Monthly Theme is Intentional Camera Movement

This month’s theme of Intentional Camera Movement (ICM) gives you the opportunity to experiment and get creative. The results of moving the camera during the exposure can be unpredictable, but with experimentation you can develop your very own technique to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Crewe Steampunk Weekend

Crewe’s Steampunk Convivial and food festival took place this bank holiday weekend and as you may recall from my previous emails our members were invited to enjoy photographing the event and pass their photographs to the town council. In return … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

CPS results in the L&CPU Individual Competition

The results for the weekends’ L&CPU Individual Competition has just been published and some of our members have done particularly well. In the ‘Colour Print’ section, Wallace Baxter scored 12 for ‘Precision On The Beam’ and 13 for ‘Mounting The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

May’s Monthly Theme is Photo Captions

Something a bit different for merry May. Choose a caption for your or other members photos!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

April’s Monthly Theme is ‘Dirty Framing’

No it’s not an April fool joke. I want you to show us your dirty framed photos. If you’re not sure what I’m talking about have a look at Ian McNabs post entitled ‘Manet and Street Photography’ under the ‘All … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on April’s Monthly Theme is ‘Dirty Framing’

Clubbercise Challenge

My niece is running the London Marathon in aid of the Shine Bright Charity which was formed in memory of her sister who sadly died at the age of 32 from breast cancer. To raise funds to run the marathon … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Clubbercise Challenge

March’s Monthly Theme is Architecture

Hello CPS Members, I’ve chosen Architecture as the Monthly Theme for March with the redevelopment of Crewe town centre in mind. As it’s due to be demolished later in the year now is a good time to record a valuable … Continue reading

Posted in Crewe PS news | Comments Off on March’s Monthly Theme is Architecture

February’s Monthly Theme is Still Life

Inspired by this George Franks’ talk a few weeks ago on Still Life photography I’ve decided to give you the chance to show what you can do. George showed us how to cheaply build up a set using simple lighting … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on February’s Monthly Theme is Still Life

The ‘Battle of Nantwich’ 27th. January

On Saturday 27th.January, Nantwich will commemorate the English Civil War battle of Nantwich which took place in 1644. Nantwich was a Parliamentarian strong hold in Cheshire and was besieged by Lord Byron’s Royalist forces. Every yearhundreds of the Sealed Knot … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The ‘Battle of Nantwich’ 27th. January

January’s Monthly Theme is Shadows

Happy New Year everyone. Are you looking for a New Years’ resolution? How about submitting a photograph to our Monthly theme. Start this month by showing us how you can photograph shadows to create dramatic photographs. Members can then give … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on January’s Monthly Theme is Shadows