Digital Photography - Members Page
While we are having to stay at home for the next 10 years or more, members are encouraged to join the email group for news and views of group activities. Please *Contact the Convenor* with your email address to be added to the group.
July is "W" for Windmills, Wildflowers and Wellies
June is "V" for Violets, Veronica, Veranda, Valium or something Very Different
*June 2020 V -:- *June 2020 V2
Don't forget the annual group photography competition is still on!
Details are available on *Digital Photography - 2020 Competition.
|It's good to talk!|
|Virtual Online Group Meetings|
Thanks to our member John Salter, we now have the facility for online video sessions using ZOOM, which has worked flawlessly for members so far.
- John has sent out details of the next Zoom meeting to all members who have joined the groups email list.
- Because Zoom is a public site, login details are not published on this website.
- If you are not on the list and would like to be, please - Contact the Convenor.
- If you are not yet using Zoom, this is how to get started - Joining a Zoom Meeting.
|Next Online Group Meeting|
Video meeting to be held on Wednesday 15th July at 3:00pm.
- - John will be giving a talk on "Shooting Landscapes".
- - We may have a few photographs of the group members walkabout in Bungay on 14th July.
- - Display members photographs submitted for "Photos of a theme - W"
- - "W" for Windmills, a short slide show of the Kinderdijk Windmills by Graham.
|Previous Online Group Meetings|
Video meeting held on Wednesday 1st July at 3:00pm.
- - John started the meeting with the latest magazine news and a mention of Free eBooks which are currently available to download from Digital Camera World magazine.
- - Meeting Presentation 1st July
- - Graham gave a presentation as an "Introduction to Filters for Photography".
- - Displayed members photographs submitted for "Photos of a theme - V"
- - Members of the group had a walk around the Beccles Quay and Town Centre on the day before - "Beccles Walk About Jun 2020"
Video meeting held on Wednesday 17th June at 3:00pm.
- - Wild Cats Safari/s:
- - Esme had "volunteered" to show and discuss some of her wildlife photographs which she has taken over time, and together with Graham put on a fabulous show, with many lovely photos of big cats, taken by Esme and excellently compiled by Graham.
- - Except for 2019, when she was the competition judge, Esme has either won or was runner up in our annual competitions with some fabulous images.
- - And here we have the full slide-show of "Esmes Wildcat Safari" - In Three Parts
- - Esmes Wildcat Safari Part 1 : Esmes Wildcat Safari Part 2 : Esmes Wildcat Safari Part 3
Video meeting held on Wednesday 3rd June at 3:00pm.
- Once again we have John to thank for arranging the Zoom meeting, and for his research and presentations.
- - This week we had a few extracts from magazines and news of competitions etc. June 3rd Photography Info.
- - He then concluded his portrait presentation refresher with Portraits – Facial View and Angles,
- - followed by a video about Photography and Mental Health
Video meeting held on Wednesday 20th May at 3:00pm.
- John presented a news item on Ruth Grindrod, a professional Landscape photographer based in Loddon who has just won the Scottish Nature Photography Award.
- - Since the meeting, he has invited her to talk about her photography later this year, hopefully when we can meet again at the Caxton Club.
- - This is a link to her website where you can see her achievements, both home and away - Ruth Grindrod - Gallery.
- Graham then presented photographs submitted by members for the month of May Photos of a theme - U.
Video meeting held on Wednesday 6th May at 3:00pm.
- After an initial test session on the 2nd May, we held our first proper meeting on 6th May at 3pm, it lasted for about 40 minutes, and John showed us a couple of interesting articles with extracts from photography magazines - May 2nd Photography Info.
- He then gave a refresher presentation on Portraits - Pose and Lighting.