Category Archives: Crewe PS news

The Bebington Salon 2017 – 23 Feb 2017

Crewe PS has been one of the venues for the showing of this national exhibition for almost all of its 15 year history. Bob Dennis APAGB CPAGB AFIAP BPE4 organises the exhibition and takes the show on the road. This year … Continue reading

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Third PDI League Competition 16 Feb 2017

A safe pair of hands is a cricketing term used to describe a reliable and talented fielder and it came to mind when I  was thinking of a way of introducing Darrell Oakden, our judge for this competition. Darrell has … Continue reading

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Alsager CC v Crewe PS Inter-Club Competition 19 January 2017

Alsager CC have their venue at a Golf Clubhouse which has no course. Whether this means it is a permanent  19th hole we didn’t stop to ask as we piled into the end room to start proceedings. Alsager now sport … Continue reading

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Portrait Evening with Sharon and Dave Barton (12 January 2017)

Sharon and Dave kept us well entertained with a light-hearted review of a club trip to Oxford followed by some tutorials on studio lighting by Mark Cleghorn. Mark runs the professional training school which Sharon and Dave recommend to us. As … Continue reading

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Delhi to Kathmandu

Stephen and Judith gave us a multi sensory presentation of their Indian/Nepalese journey. Their words, pictures and music gave us a wonderful feel for the life, society, colour and religious devotion they experienced, and they dressed for the occasion too; Judith … Continue reading

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1600 and all that!

I earlier reported that the L&CPU are following the PAGB lead in requiring 1600 x 1200 PDIs from July. I now find that the L&CPU will require 1600 x 1200 PDIs for the Club Annual in MARCH. The problem the L&CPU … Continue reading

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CPS News

Happy New Year everyone and best wishes for the New Year. Unfortunately, I have to start with some sad news. Mary has been in touch with Margaret Smith, wife of our treasured long term member, Ron Smith. Mary sent me … Continue reading

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Final Meeting of 2016

15 December was our last 2016 Meeting and we had presentations from Meg and Peter Robinson to enjoy before our usual “Office Party”. Peter had two AVs to show us – one about Blist’s Hill Victorian Village and one of … Continue reading

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Members Evening 24 November 2017

Martin’s presentation, about how Photoshop Elements can be used effectively in manipulating your shoots was a delight. His enthusiasm for changing the content of his pictures knew no bounds, but he kept a realistic feel (no unicorns ascending rainbows, though … Continue reading

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L&CPU PDI Knock-Out

That heading needs some explanation. The L&CPU is our Federation of photo clubs and societies, about one hundred in all. They help us with insurance and many organisational matters, keep a register of judges and lecturers who will visit clubs … Continue reading

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