Programme Archive

An archive of recent events in our programme


Older Dates

JAN 05/01/16 Open Evening – Review of 2015 & Prepare for 2016 -Christmas Knockout
12/01/16 Member’s Talks: Bob Braine – East Coast USA, Stevie Reid – Printer & Screen Calibration
19/01/16 First POTY – Open competition, Judge Graham Parry


Street Photography, shooting and processing – Richard Huckett plus members training on set up and use of the clubs new studio lights
FEB 02/02/16 Guest Speaker – Namibia, Dave Wilcox
09/02/16 POTY – Open Competition, Judge Julie Hutson
16/02/16 Practical Portrait Evening – Baddow, Cameras required
23/02/16 POTY – Digital, Judge Gill Adams
MAR 01/03/16


Product photography & lighting theory – video training
Exposure Triangle – presentation
Getting to grips with your camera Q&A
08/03/16 POTY – Portfolio competition, print only, Judge Maggie Tear
15/03/16 Practical – Product photography & lighting glass, cameras required
22/03/16 Guest Speaker – Photographing the Night Sky by Astrophotographer Nik Szymanek


Holiday week – no meeting


APR 05/04/16


Mini Workshops – HDR, Elements, Lightroom, Basic Camera Functions


12/04/16 Jack Levett Challenge – Print only, Judge Sue Dobson
19/04/16 Practical Portrait Evening – Rawlight Southend, depart 7pm
26/04/16 Guest Speaker Russell Savory – Wildlife photography at Stow Maries airfield
MAY 03/05/16 POTY – Portrait Competition, Judge TBA
10/05/16 Guest Speaker Roger Hance –   Sport Photography
17/05/16 POTY – Landscape Competition, Judge Phil Rickets
24/05/16 Practical Evening – Baddow – smoke and spalsh
31/05/16 Hanningfield Trip – 7pm at the visitor centre. (meet 6:45pm Vicarage Road Baddow.
JUN 07/06/16 Practical Portrait Evening – Rawlight Southend.  meet 7pm Vicarage road.
14/06/16 POTY – Open, Judge Ron Tear
21/06/16 Quiz Night – cheese and nibbles provided, bring your own wine/soft drink
28/06/16 Summer Barbecue hosted by Chairman

Summer Programme begins – watch this space for last minute changes!

Tuesday 05-Jul Chelmsford Beer Festival – social Admirals Park 7pm
Saturday 09-Jul Photo Marathon awards – 3pm Chelmsford Library
Tuesday 12-Jul Urban Photo shoot Southend – Contact Richard for details
Tuesday 19-Jul Hylands House – photo shoot – contact Richard for details
Tuesday 26-Jul Hanningfield Reservoir – rescheduled from May.  Meet Vicarage Lane at 6:45pm
Tuesday 02-Aug Graffiti Wall Chelmsford Portrait shoot – contact Richard for detail
Tuesday 09-Aug Maldon Quay – photo & pint – meet 8pm at Maldon Quay
Tuesday 16-Aug Southend Pier – Victory Rolls and Petticoats Photo shoot & Long Exposures.  Meet Aquarium car park 7pm
Tuesday 23-Aug Holiday
Tuesday 30-Aug Holiday
Tuesday 06-Sep Normal weekly meetings at the reading rooms resume


Sept 6th Main programme resumes, Summer RAW Edit Competition & Looking ahead
13th POTY – Open Competition, Judge Dave Wilcox
20th Be The Judge – Best Summer images voted by members
27th Practical – Vintage photo shoot 7-10pm.  Cost £10.  Contact Richard for location and to book a place
Oct 4th POTY Open B&W Competition (Prints only), Judge Phil Chatfield
11th Practical Editing and post processing
18th AGM & EAF Presentation
25th Guest Speaker Tony Rye – Off the Beaten Track
Nov 1st Practical – splash night – Baddow
8th POTY – Final Open Competition, Judge Gordon Bramham