Club Notices

*Please note:

Our season of Zoom meetings is now at an end.
We will continue during the next few months with our Summer Site Meetings and Workshops. Please feel free to come along!

*If you would like to join our meetings please contact us at chair@parkstonecameraclub to register your interest.

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. Quizzes and AV Competition

13. League Competition Prints Open Subject, Judge Amanda Miller

20. Speaker: Tony Worobiec  "The Waters Edge”

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

February 2021 

01. SAPA Battle: Away against Kinson 

03. League Competition: PDIs Set Subject - Shadows, Judge: Jim Pascoe (This has had to changed from Prints) 

10. Speaker: Emily Endean "Shooting Local"

17. Colin's RPS Panel and AV Presentation

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

March 2021 

03. Speaker: Jim Pascoe "Winchester College - The School and it's People"

10. In House: Haydn explains why he takes photos with examples and process details

17. Speaker: Caro Dell - "Lights, Camera, Where's the Dog!"

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

30. SAPA League Final

31. Speaker: Nigel Hargeaves "A European Grand Tour"

April 2021 

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

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

21. SAPA Best of Year

28. Speaker: Paul Mitchell - "The Seeing Eye"

May 2021 

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

12. Speaker: Alan Walker "Getting the Best Photographically from your Travels"


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 awards plus a run through of the April Fun Competion Entries

June 2021 

02. Quiz and General Chat


 Summer Outings


June 2021

09 Street Photography led by Carl Jacolette - Lansdowne Bournemouth - Meet at KFC Lansdowne 7.00pm

23 Landscape Photography led by Carl Jacolette - Studland Village - Meet at Bankes Arms 7.00pm. Park in N.T. Car Park

July 2021

07 Wander and Catch Up led by Suzanne McGowan - Meet at Argyle Bowls Club on West Overcliff Drive 6.30pm. Free Parking

21 Shoreline/Walk Photography led by Colin Foster - Meet outside the Co-op, Blandford Road Hamworthy BH15 4BH at 7.00pm

August 2021

03 Wander and Catcth Up led by Suzanne McGowan - Poole Dream Machines, Poole Quay - Meet at Baden Powell Statue 6.30pm

20 Dusk to Dawn Photography led by Carl Jacolette - Meet at Car Park Worth Matravers 8.00pm - Bring money for Car Park & Pub

 We will have a Social in the pub then go on to St. Aldhelms Head. Bring warm clothes, tripods and a wide fast lens.                                          Dawn is around 6.00am and you will need to register with Carl if you are planning to attend this one.