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Welcome to the
Berwick and District Camera Club.
We are a small but friendly club with members of all ages. The programme includes talks by talented photographers.
Advice given by judges in the print and digital image competitions can help you develop your skills.
Meetings are held in the Village Hall, East Ord on Tuesday evenings at 7.30pm.
The season runs from September to March.
Fees: Adult: £30.00
- Under 18: £10.00
ARE YOU UP TO DATE WITH THE COMPETITION RULES ?
Projected digital images must be in the following size and format:
They must be sized to
1400 x 1050 pixels maximum for landscape format and be sized to
1050 pixels maximum height for portrait format and
1050 x 1050 for square format.
They must be on JPG files
64020 ( 27/02/19)
This webpage is supported by the "image rich"
The Panel Competition has been moved to 6th March, so please do not bring your panel images this Tuesday, but bring them instead on Tuesday 20th February.
And - can those of you who have been taking images of the Parks please stay for a short meeting at the end of the evening.
The next meeting
is at the
Ord Village Hall on Tuesday 19th March
To learn more about gaining an RPS qualification click this button
WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOPS
Ron McCombe, who recently gave a talk at the club, has a number of wildlife workshops coming up in the near future which may be of interest to members.
The woodland bird hide,
dates - to suit. max four people £100 for four people https://www.wildlife-photography.uk.com/woodland-birds-workshop/
Pine Martens In the Galloway Forest, max three people, £125 pp This is an evening workshop under lights
1 Jeanette Conlan,
2 Barbara Bogacka, 3 John Tully
1 Alex Aitcheson
2 Paul Marshall 3 Paul Anderson
1 Alex Aitcheson
2 Maggie Jary 3 John Tully
1 Maggie Jary
2 Pamela Wright 3 Andy Colls
General 1 Paul Anderson
2 Barara Bogacka 3 Chris Jary
Artistic 1 Anne Christie
2 Paul Marshall 3 Maggie Jary
4 Paul Anderson (Commended)
Click on an image
26th February 2018
2nd Projected Competition
Called "Thro the Lens" it contains a collection of images that date back almost 200 years to the times when pioneeer photographers visited Berwick with bulky equiment. They captured images on a sheet of silver coated copper which was then washed in potassium cyanide.
The adjacent picture of Marygate weas taken around 1864 by Berwick photographer Robert Totherick.
The club's President, James Walker FRPS has his ninth book published.
'Thro the Lens, Berwick's Earliest Photographers' can be purchased in Grieve's
The Club's Annual Dinner will be held on Tuesday 26th March at the Magdalene Fields Golf Club,
at 7pm for 7.30. Members are invited to bring a guest.
The Club is mounting an exhibition on Saturday 13th April in St Aidans Hall, Church Street, Berwick.
It runs from 10am to 2pm. Come along and join us for a cup of coffee
Members wishing to loan prints can hand them over at the AGM
Best Projected Image
12th March 2019
Best Overall Competition
Judged by Malcolm Kus
Best Printed Image
Malcolm has had a long association with the club and his comments have always been helpful and deliverd witt an entertaining style.
He is retirng (after 30 years of judging) so his humour and expertese will be missed at our end of season events.
In selecting the winners he also revealed who would have chosen for runner up postions.
1, Maggie Jary.
2, Paul Anderson,
1 Annie Watt,
2 Paul Anderson,
3 Jeanette Conlan
Highly commended Alan Brown
Evening Summer Shoots
begin on the first Tuesday in May
Meet outside the Ord Village Hall
at 6.30pm on the 7th of May