This week’s Picture of the Week is Keith Mulliner’s delightful photograph of a rogue being caught in the act. I like the way Keith has caught the action and the expression of the rogue. The environment matches the characters as does the black and white conversion.
Keith’s picture was part of our entry for our competition with Alsager. Images that scored over 16 can he seen here
NEXT CLUB MEETING
Thursday 24 January 7:30pm for a 7:45pm start
Third League Print Competition judged by Geoff Reader DPAGB BPE3*
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NEW ♦ Alsager v Crewe Interclub 17 January: Alsager win by 2 marks, see RESULTS
NEW ♦ CPS photographer of the year, Wallace Baxter has an excellent website here
NEW ♦ Ian Whiston has found an excellent video on using Deconvolution Sharpening.
NEW ♦ Following Graham Currey’s excellent portrait workshop, check his forthcoming Session days.
♦ We have a committee meeting on 21 January. If any member want to raise an issue please inform the Chairman or Secretary.
♦ The occasional articles by member Ian McNab are a delight to those who enjoy thinking about the art and history of photography. Robert Frank – is Ian’s latest piece.
♦ FujiFilm users can benefit from John Royle’s and Ian McNab’s investigations into Fuji X Raw Studio and users who can’t remember which film simulation they used.
NEW♦ Digital Artist Joan Blease is running a Print Competition in aid of the St.Rocco’s Hospice. Details are on her website
♦ Crewe PS were 3rd in the PAGB Great British Cup and one image, Balance and Coordination by member Martin McGing gained a silver medal.
♦ Crewe PS finishes 10th in the LCPU Annual Print Competition out of 100 invited clubs! See HERE.
♦ Mark Sheeky interviewing our chairman, John Royle, on Artslab. Listen here.
• “Be Careful What You Wish For” is a personal account of art photography since 1970 by Ian McNab.
Ian writes with authority and clarity and we expect the article to be of wide interest. This article has had over 1,000 downloads.
On the FORUM
NEW ♦ January’s monthly theme is Food Photography which will help your new year diet!
♦ Film and digital equipment for sale in our Buy and Sell forum
♦ Our Chairman has found some excellent videos on macro photography
NEW ♦ Members can share their portraits from our recent Graham Curry workshop on the Forum.
♦ Skylum – a rival for Lightroom?
♦ What we have been viewing: Wallace found some portrait photographs., Ian W found a test by Blake Rudis of the new AUTO button in Lr and Camera Raw, John found some marvelous large format landscapes by John Davies and Ken found a film about Ansel Adams
♦ A wonderful array of classic work can be found here.
♦ Plenty of interesting discussion too – Go to the Forum.
Here are the photographs which judge Chris Bowes awarded 17 and above marks to in our annual competition with Alsager.