Monthly Archives: October 2017

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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P1 2018 – First Print Competition 2017-18

Our prints got off to a fine start on Thursday 26 Oct with many excellent prints on show. The judge was Diana Magor MPSA FIAP/b CPAGB LRPS BPE3 who, together with husband Brian is a great fan of the Photographic … Continue reading

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Ian Stewart ARPS DPAGB

Ian is well known to us at Crewe; having judged and lectured numerous times over the years. He helped us to apply for our first Lottery Grant in 2003(?) which enabled us to get ahead of the crowd with a … Continue reading

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L&CPU Big Day 15 October 2017 featuring the Novice Cup

It was clear as soon as you walked into the room – the Novice Cup had been successful in drawing in new visitors. The Novice Cup had been intended to get the interest of people who do not usually get … Continue reading

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Artsfest – All Saints Church

Our pitch at the Artsfest was looking pretty good; plenty of excellent work on display, including a montage of work from everyone who entered competitions in 2017. John and Meg are seen discussing the much admired “Preacher” by our secretary … Continue reading

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Robertshaw 49 – 12 October 2017

To make a special occasion of something is always fun and it was exciting to be staging this event at the Crewe Vagrants rather than our Lifestyle Centre home. The entries were really superbly presented and almost all very strong, … Continue reading

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Janey Devine FRPS Exhibition

We called in at the exhibition at the Middleport Pottery in Burslem yesterday to have a look at Janey Devine’s exhibition “Our Heritage, Your Future”. Janey comes from Southampton and is a member of the Focus Group. There are a … 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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PDI Competition (PDI 1 2018) – Judged by Bill Preston ARPS DPAGB BPE5 – 28 September 2017

Here are the winners of our three sections in our first PDI competition of the season, held on Thursday 28 September. They are (top, left) John Royle’s Tomb (hope that isn’t prescient) , mono winner, then (right) Ian Whiston’s Cheetah … Continue reading

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