Club Notices

Our season is now over

We start again with our Welcome Evening on the 4th September in the Church Hall


We have number of Summer Events planned - Please see our Outings & Events page 



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


 Our season starts on the 6th September 2023 and our new programme is shown below. All events may be  subject to change




Meetings are either in the HALL, on ZOOM, OUT or as shown at a location.  


When attending an event please observe any current social distancing rules and wear a mask at your own discretion.

PDI entries to be sumitted one week before the competition date.

Print Titles to be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ONE WEEK before the competition, prints need to be in the hall on the night by 7.10 pm. Please ensure you have the correct Label with the Date, Title, Number and your Name on the back of the print.

At the moment refreshments will not be available so please bring your own for the moment.



September 2023

6th. HALL - Welcome Evening - Show Images from Workshops & Fun Competitions + Nibbles.Plus Program for the year. Please bring Prints for Exhibition

Fri 8th Treasure Hunt @ Wimborne 2pm with coffee and cake afterwards. D.T.F

13th ZOOM - Speaker EJ Lazenby "Finding your own Story"

Fri 15th Brownsea Trip - Meet by the Shop on Brownsea at 11am From Poole

20thHALL  - Open Print & PDI Competition No1 - Judge:- Malcolm Macnaughton

24th-1st Oct OUT - Exhibition at the Dolphin Centre - Helpers will be required, please.

27th HALL - Workshop "Beginners Lightroom, Basic - Import Images - Catalogue" with Dave Peckham

October 2023

4th HALL -Workshop " The Art of Composition & Critiquing" With Tony Worobiec

Fri 6th OUT - Fungi Hunt and Pub Lunch ??? TBA

11th ZOOM - Speaker James Kerwin "Abandoned Architecture"

18th HALL - Open Print & PDI Competition No 2 - Judge Maria Leekblade

25th HALL - "How they do it" Lightroom /Photoshop -- with Sheila, Keith ,Malcolm & Ron


November 2023

1st HALL Workshop - Bubbles, Smoke & Lights -With Malcolm, Carl & others

8th ZOOM Speaker Tracey Lund "Wildlife Part 2"

15th HALL - No 3 Open Print & PDI Competitiom - Judge:- Kevin Sandall

22nd HALL 10mins of Fame Talk about your Images Print or PDI's

Sunday 26th OUT - Swanage Outing - Meet at 10.30 outside Mowlem Theatre

 29th HALL Talk Brian Pettit " Zimbabwe off the Beaten Track"

December 2023

6th ZOOM Speaker - Workshop Adrian McGarry " Iphone Photography"

13th HALL - Open Print & PDI Competition No 4 Open - Judge:- Paul Thackeray

20th  Bournemouth Lights - Meet up bottom of Richmond Hill

27th Christmas Break NO CLUB MEETING 

January 2024

3rd HALL Fish & Chips + Quiz Plus Enprint Panel Competition - Members to Judge

10th ZOOM Speaker Caroline Preece "Street +"

17th HALL - Open Print & DPI Competition No5 - Judge:- Dave Peckham

24th HALL  Workshop - Practical Light Painting with Deefa De DeVille

 Fri 26th New Year Dinner at The Bear Cross -7pm for 7.30pm

31st HALL Kevin Wilson "Wedding & Portrait Photography" Speaker

February 2024

7th HALL Recorded Zoom - An Evening with Nic Stover " Elements of Composition & Image Design"and "Adventures in California Nature Photography"

14th ZOOM Speaker Barbie Lindsay "Another Evening with Barbie"

21st HALL - Print & PDI Competition No6 - Set Subject:- Texture or Patterns in NatureJudge:- Paul Mitchell

28th HALL Workshop Critique Evening - Bring Prints & Pdi's Critiqued by:- Harry Tabeart


 March 2024

 6th HALL Workshop - Composite Photography with Sue Sibley

13th ZOOM Speaker David Jenner "Night & Day Panoramas"

20th HALL - Open Print & PDI Competition No 7 - Judge:- Jon Mitchell

27th HALL Workshop - Macro Plus evening with Carl & Others


April 2024


 3rd HALL Talk John & Di Tilsley "Canada Revisited"

10th HALL Triptych / 3 Way Split + Image Manipulation Fun Competition. Judge:- Maria Leekblade

17th OUT Sunset Shoot !! TBA

24th ZOOM Speaker Julian Elliott "Breathless in Nepal"

MAY 2024

1st HALL Talk Jon Mitchell "Bulgaria"

Thurs 2nd OUT Mermaid Shoot.   Details to be Confirmed- POSTPONED

8th HALL Best of Year Competition Print & PDI Judge:- John Tilsley

15th HALL Workshop "What I do, Why & How + post-processing" with Ian Clark

22nd OUT Mermaid Shoot-Meet at Sandbanks main car park 6.30pm EVENT CANCELLED - Meet in Church Hall at 7.30pm instead - Bring Images for Critique

29th HALL AGM & Awards Evening





 The programme could change at short notice so please keep an eye on the website


The New Year Dinner was very successful so we will have another one in January





 Summer Outings 2023

See Outings Page