Category: Club News

L&CPU Novice Cup Entries Closing Soon

The Novice Cup will close for entries on Sunday 7th October, so if you haven’t got your entry in yet – you only have a week to go! The Novice Cup is designed to promote competitions and distinctions to club…

Brazilian Pantanal Presentation at Wilmslow Guild

For all the photographers, nature lovers, travellers and of course those who have a general interest, the Wilmslow Guild will be hosting an Audio-Visual presentation by Colin and Rhona Balls titled ‘Brazilian Pantanal’ on Friday 12th October 2018. Tickets are…

Wilmslow Guild Audio Visual Group Open Evening

The Wilmslow Guild Audio Visual Group has issued an invitation to all members of L&CPU clubs who have an interest in audio-visual or who are maybe a single image worker who want a better way to show their work, to…

Garstang Camera Club Awards Presentation And Dinner

Garstang Camera Club recently held their Presentation Dinner with the awards being presented by Gordon Jenkins APAGB, President of the PAGB. Gordon gave an entertaining talk and an enjoyable and amusing presentation to the various winners of the clubs annual…

Chorley PS Launches Photography YouTube Channel

Chorley PS has launched a YouTube channel to help its members progress. With new videos every week, the channel contains content on many aspects of photography and club life – from how to focus stack a landscape through to how to prepare images for club competitions.

The channel can be found here. We ask all those interested to engage in comments and subscribe to the channel.

Will Stead 
President, Chorley Photographic Society

Brigid Wall RIP

The L&CPU committee were saddened to hear of the death of Brigid Wall, the Grange Photographic Society Treasurer, on Christmas Day.   Fellow club member Lee Kitchingman writes: She was a long standing member of the Society, and held the…

PAGB Awards for Photographic Merit – L&CPU Candidates’ results

Successful candidates at the PAGB Awards for Photographic Merit Adjudications at Colchester, November 2017 were: CREDIT PRINT level Will Stead – Chorley PS (see Will’s panel here) CREDIT PDI level John Earnshaw – Sale PS Charles Farnell – Birkenhead PA DISTINCTION PRINT level Steve Proctor – Ribblesdale…

Ian Whiston at the North Cheshire Photographic Society

Ian Whiston at NCPS

Ian Whiston at NCPS

Ian Whiston will be talking to the NCPS on Tuesday 21st of November.

From Crewe Photographic Society, Ian has had a rapid rise through the awards schemes, now boasting an impressive set of letters!

As well as judging nationally and internationally, he is a well-respected safari guide and expert and is always happy to pass on his knowledge and experience.

Annual Inter-club Print Battle at Chester PS

Adrian Lines presenting the Inter-Club Trophy to Chester’s Mike Coe

Adrian Lines presenting the Inter-Club Trophy to Chester’s Mike Coe

The Annual Print Battle between fourteen photographic clubs was held at Chester’s Grosvenor Museum on Tues 31st October. The judge for the evening was Adrian Lines, and participating clubs were: