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June’s Monthly Theme – 50 Metres from your front door

You don’t have to go far to take a picture for June’s theme. Less than 50 metres in fact. I phoned Ron Smith and he recommended this theme as he had successfully used it when he used to set us … Continue reading

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May’s Monthly Theme is Warm

We’ve decided to remove the restriction on when your ‘Warm’ themed photographs were taken so browse your archives and for your warm photos and share them with other members. Upload as many as you wish to May’s Monthly theme in … Continue reading

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Paul Hill’s Landscape Photography Workshop

When Paul kindly offered members of CPS a landscape workshop on the Roaches several of of immediately jumped at the chance. We were rewarded with and enjoyable and education evening during the golden hour. At ‘base camp’ Paul explained what … Continue reading

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April’s monthly theme is ‘Opposites’

April’s theme is chosen to make us think a bit harder of how to photograph the concept of opposites. The scope is wide and once you start thinking the ideas will flow. Show us what you can come up with.

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John Holt ARPS DPAGB BPE4 – Digital AVs

Though we would claim to be far from competition driven at Crewe we certainly seem to be in the thick of them at the moment, with the L&CPU Annuals and our own Annuals, not to mention the competition with Sandbach … Continue reading

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March’s monthly theme is ‘When Colour Matters’

The monthly theme for March gives you plenty of scope to use your imagination to experiment with colours. While to many colours can cause confusion, the use of few can be easier to control and be more effective. The subject … Continue reading

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February’s Monthly Theme is ‘Focus for Effect’

Inspired by Ian’s recent Forum post entitled ‘The fetish of sharpness isn’t new’ I’ve decided use this topic as February’s theme. So don’t worry what a judge might say,  just use your focusing techniques to create a pleasing effect for … Continue reading

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January’s Monthly theme is ‘January’

Happy New Year! A new year. A fresh start. New Year resolutions and all that stuff. What does thoughts does January bring to your mind? Sales, bad weather, early spring flowers, exercise? Demonstrate your ideas in this post.

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December’s Monthly theme is ‘Christmas’

The theme for December 2015 is ‘Christmas’. Firstly, let me apologise for kicking off this months’ theme a few days late, but it’s been worth the wait. I’ve chosen the seasonal theme of Christmas to get everyone in the festive … Continue reading

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19 November 2015 Talk by Paul Hill BPE

At this week’s meeting we viewed all the prints in the latest L&CPU Folio. Since PDIs of the prints had been asked for the presentation of the accompanying AV was very good and improved our enjoyment of the prints. After … Continue reading

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