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Annual Club Competition Print Results

Yesterday, the Annual Club Competition Print section was judged at Culcheth High School. The results tables are published below. The Colour Open was judged first, and Wigan 10 took the section to lead Chorley by eight points. Warrington PS were…

Annual Club Competition DPI Results

Today we ran the DPI section of the Annual Clubs Competition at Culcheth High School Community Campus. The open section was scored first, and Warrington PS took the lead: After lunch, the nature section – this was won by South…

Cancelled: Nantwich Camera Club – Annual Special Lecture

Due to the current outbreak of coronavirus, this event has been cancelled. Award wildlife photographer and author, Paul Hobson, to speak at Nantwich Camera Club Event Acclaimed wildlife photographer Paul Hobson will be delivering the Nantwich Camera Club annual ‘special’…

L&CPU Annual Club competitions

The L&CPU Annual Club competitions are taking place this Saturday and Sunday, the 7th and 8th March at: Culcheth High School, Community Campus, Warrington Road, Culcheth, Warrington, WA3 5HH You are cordially invited to come along and see all the…

Masters of Print at Wilkinson Cameras

PAGB President Gordon Jenkins and Wilkinson Cameras MD David Parkinson at the official opening of the Masters of Print Exhibition at Wilkinson Cameras on Friday 8th March.
PAGB President Gordon Jenkins and Wilkinson Cameras MD David Parkinson at the official opening of the Masters of Print Exhibition at Wilkinson Cameras on Friday 8th March.
Currently, Wilkinson Cameras are hosting the PAGB ‘Masters of Print’ exhibition at their Liverpool Bold Street branch.
 
The offer to show the exhibition there was made by Wilkinson’s MD, David Parkinson. When he heard the prints would end up in storage for the rest of the year, he kindly volunteered to show them at Liverpool.
 
The official opening was held on the 8th of March, and was attended by members of the L&CPU committee, local photographers, and Gordon Jenkins in his capacity of President of the PAGB.
 
The exhibition is on until the 27th of March, I thoroughly recommend you go and see it. – Ian Aldcroft ARPS, President of the L&CPU
Vic Pigula entertaining visitors at the opening of the Masters of Print Exhibition opening
Vic Pigula entertaining visitors at the opening of the Masters of Print Exhibition opening

2018 AV Competition Results

Mike Pill - Jackass and 3rd Place and Ron Davies - 1st Place

Mike Pill – Jackass and 3rd Place and Ron Davies – 1st Place

Congratulations go to Ron Davies of Swinton and District CC for 1st place in the L&CPU Audio Visual Competition. He also came first in the audience vote. Congratulations also go to Mike Pill of Heswall PS, who was awarded the Jackass Trophy for ‘Beamish’.

The event was hosted by Wilmslow Guild AV Group in association with the Great Northern AV Group.

L&CPU Audio Visual Competition

The L&CPU Audio Visual competition takes place this Saturday commencing at 10am with a finishing time of around 5pm.

We have 35 entries from 13 clubs and these will be shown in four sessions. Our Judges Linda & Michael Gough from Sunderland will be showing some of their films on the Friday evening commencing at 7.30pm

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

2018 GB Cup Results

Open Section

We’re pleased to announce that L&CPU clubs did well in the 2018 PAGB GB Cup. Results announced yesterday showed Wigan 10 third, and Chorley PS and North Cheshire joint seventh in the Open section. 

Nature Section

Chorley came first and Wigan 10 second in the Nature section, with Poulton-le-Fylde and the Evolve Group joint sixth, and Mid Cheshire Camera Club joint tenth position.