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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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December’s Monthly Theme is ‘Favourite Photos’

As a festive treat for all of our members I’m asking you all to enjoy sharing your favourite photos with fellow members and say why you like them. There’s no time limit so feel free to go through your archives … Continue reading

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November’s Monthly Theme is ‘Leading Lines’

As we enter a brand new month we have a brand new theme to challenge our members. The theme for November is ‘Leading Lines’ which nicely follows on from October’s compositional theme of balance. So show our members how you … Continue reading

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October’s Monthly Theme is Balance

This month’s theme gives you the opportunity to test your balance.  The balance of your photograph can transform an average photograph into a winner so take up this challenge to show members how well balanced you are. Not only can … Continue reading

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September’s Monthly Theme is ‘Water’

As I’m way during the turn of the month I’m giving members advanced notification of September’s theme. So you can get your photographs ready early. You may even take some for the upcoming competitions. water is a fascinating subject to … Continue reading

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CPS Members photograph an Alan Turing play

Members of Crewe Photographic Society who had registered as volunteers with Cheshire East were invited to photograph the preparation and the play about the trial of Alan Turing and Arnold Murray. The play is being held as part of Knutsford’s Heritage … Continue reading

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