Club Notices

*Please note:

 Our new season has now started.
Due to the Pandemic we shall be using Zoom for our meetings until the Christmas break.
We plan to return to our Church Hall venue in the New Year

*If you would like to join our Zoom meetings please contact us at chair@parkstonecameraclub to register your interest.
I can then send you a link to our next Zoom meeting

If you would like to join Parkstone Camera Club then please use the following link to our membership form.

Please visit the site regularly to keep in touch with the Status of the club's meeting programme.


 We will start the new season on the 2 September 2020 and our new programme is given below. All Events may be  subject to change


September 2020 

02. Welcome Evening

09. Speaker: Dave Mason  “Life” 

16. Instruction: Mike Gardiner “Photoshop Techniques for Portraiture” 

23. League Competition: PDIs Open Subject, Judge: Rob Baron

30. Speaker: Tim Jones (Fotospeed) The Three Foundations of Printing" - Screen & printer profiles, calibration, soft and hard proofing, and more 

October 2020 

07. League Competition: PDIs Open Subject, Judge: Kevin Sandall 

14. Instruction: Critique Evening with Harry Tabeart

21. In House Tuition: JPG v RAW, Software, Q & A. Send images to critique 

28. Speaker: Roy Lambeth “Nothing Changes” 

November 2020 

04. League Competition: PDIs Open Subject, Judge: Trevor Prince 

11. In House: Small Group discussions of photos, how-to, kit etc

18. Speaker: Astrid McGechan "Feel The Land"

25. League Competition: PDIs Set Subject - Shadows, Judge: Amanda Miller

December 2020 

02. In House: Programme Team discuss their own images. Q & A

09. Speaker: Experiences of a Glider Pilot and how to get started

16. Speaker: Lyn Jenkins "Composition"

23. Christmas Break NO CLUB MEETING 

30. Christmas Break NO CLUB MEETING 

January 2021 

06. In House: Fish and Chips. Anything Goes and AV Competitions 

13. League Competition Prints Open Subject, Judge Amanda Miller

20. Speaker: Brian Chard “My Take on Nature” 

27. SAPA Battle: Home against Blandford, Judge: Leo Rich

February 2021 

01. SAPA Battle: Away against Kinson 

03. League Competition: Prints Set Subject - Shadows, Judge: Jim Pascoe 

10. Speaker: Malcolm MacNaughton “A Land of Mountains and Flood” 

17. AGM & Fun Competitions: Presentation of Awards. Best of Year 2019- 2020

24. Speaker: Guy Edwardes “Seeing the Light - 25 Years of Landscape and Nature Photography Techniques”  THIS WILL BE VIA ZOOM

March 2021 

03. League Competition: Prints Open Subject, Judge: Dave Warhurst 

10. In House: "Shoot Clever"  15-20 minutes per subject

17. Speaker: Mike Gardner and Models "Life in front of the lens" plus Q & A

24. League Competition: PDIs Open Subject, Judge: John Tilsley 

31. Speaker:TBA

April 2021 

07. League Competition: Prints Open Subject, Judge Roy Lambeth 

14. Outing: Out to take images and return for discussion

21. League Competition: Prints Open Subject, Judge Robin Dumbreck

28. Speaker: Nigel Hargreaves “A Grand Tour” 

May 2021 

05. Final Competition: Best of Year Prints & PDIs, Judge: Paul Thackeray 

12. Photo Chat: Led by Daphne Wuen - Small group discussion of photos, how-tos and kit 


19. Instruction: John Tilsley with further critique of selected images from 24th March and some of John’s own work 

26. AGM and presentation of trophies 

June 2021 

02. Treasure Hunt