Monthly Archives: January 2018

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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70th Anniversary Exhibition

Today (Saturday 27 January) we set up our small exhibition in Crewe Library. It is small scale but we cannot find a venue in the Crewe area to hang 100 framed prints. Small, but beautifully marked, it shows work from … Continue reading

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Print 3 2018 – Our last print league competition of the season 25 January

Les Hitchcock ARPS was our judge for the evening and he made a first rate job of it. His approach was lively and¬†supportive – which was particularly brave of him in the circumstances – he had had a fall in … Continue reading

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Great Success for Crewe PS in Great British Cup

Crewe PS has entered the Great British Cup every year since its inception and we have often been rewarded with some good successes, especially in the Nature category. We have just heard that our results in the open section (Small … Continue reading

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Crewe PS v Alsager CC 18 January 2018

  Both clubs had submitted a¬† superb set of images and our victory was a narrow one of 10 marks (507 to 517). At half-time after the prints had been judged, we had a lead of just 3 marks. Could … 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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