A full and varied programme with activities for all interests.  Talks, practicals, trips, expert tuition and great socials.  Meeting at the Reading Rooms, Baddow unless otherwise stated:

See bottom of page for list of previous years programmes.

Summer Programme – please check location and dates as not the normal place during the summer


Jun 5th Practical Portrait Evening – Galleywood Heritage Centre
12th Guest Speaker- “Colourful contrasts of India and Nepal” by John Wrigley
19th POTY #7 – Open Digital, judged by Barbie Lindsay
24th Sunday – London Street Photography.  Meet Vicarage Lane 9am for car sharing.  Back late afternoon. Contact Richard for details
26th Quiz Night with Cheese & Wine – Reading Rooms, Bring a bottle
July 6th Friday Night – Summer Barbecue hosted by Rob F. at his house
13th Friday Night – Chelmsford Beer Festival, Admirals Park
17th Hot rod car shoot and wheat field model shoot.  Little Mountains farm CM9 8BY from 7pm onwards.   RH Leading
24th Photo walk – Lobster Smack SS8 0NR.  Tony C Leading.  Meet 7pm Vicarage Lane for car sharing, meet at location 7:45
31st Bicknacre Common – Tony Curd Leading – Meet behind the primary school CM3 4ES at 7pm
August 7th Hadleigh Castle – Dave Cleverley leading –  Meet 7pm Vicarage Lane for car sharing
14th TBA
21st Galleywood common speed light training – 6:30pm onwards.  RH Leading
28th Hadleigh Castle dark gothic photoshoot.  6:30pm onwards  RH leading


2018/19 Programme. Subject to alteration and change.

September 4th Main programme resumes, Summer Fun Competition & Looking ahead
11th POTY #8 – Open Digital, judged by David Wilcox
18th Be The Judge – Team critique night.  Bring a digi image if you dare!
25th Guest Speaker – “Looking Local” by Chris Shepard
October 2nd POTY #9 –  Open Digital, judged by Graham Parry
9th Practical Evening – “Splash night” – Reading Room
16th Practical Evening – Galleywood Heritage Centre
23rd Guest Speaker – “An Evening with Ade Kerry”
30th AGM + Member Talks – Taking and Processing my images
November 6th POTY #10 – Final Open Competition, judged by Mike Fuller
13th B&W Interclub Monochrome Challenge
20th Practical Evening – Mini Workshops
27th Guest Speaker – “Journeys” by Tony Rye
December 4th Awards Evening, Portrait, Landscape, Presidents Cup, Image of the Year
11th Practical Evening – “Tabletop/Product night” – Galleywood Heritage Centre
18th Christmas Meal
Januray 1st HOLIDAY
8th Open Evening – Review of 2018 & Prepare for 2019
15th Member Talk – “How to print and mount your images”
22nd POTY #1 – Open, judged by Ron Tear
29th Practical Evening – Galleywood Heritge Centre
February 5th Practical Evening – Light Trails in Chelmsford (weather permitting)
12th POTY #2 – Open (Print only), judged by Julie Hutson
19th Guest Speaker – “A Slice of Life” by Dave Mason
26th Member Talks – Taking and Processing my images
March 5th POTY # 3 – Open, judged by Roger Winter
12th Guest Speaker – “A learning Curve” by Justin Minns
19th Practical Evening – Galleywood Heritge Centre
26th POTY #4- Portfolio competition, Judged by Graham Parry
April 2nd Guest Speaker – “Night photography” by Peter Warne
9th Jack Levett Challenge Cup 2019, judged by Vic Hainsworth
16th Member Talks – Taking and Processing my images
30th Practical Evening – Galleywood Heritage Centre
May 7th POTY #5- Landscape Competition, judged by Gordon Barnham
14th Practical Evening – “Macro night” – Galleywood Common if weather permits.
21st Guest Speaker  – PS talk by Gary Nichols
28th POTY #6- Portrait Competition, Judged by David Steel
June 4th Present the Essex Wildlife Trust – Ingrebourne Valley
11th Practical Evening – Galleywood Heritage Centre
18th POTY #7 Open, Judged by Martin Barnard
25th Quiz Night with Cheese & Wine
July 2nd Summer Barbecue hosted by Chairman


Previous years programmes..

Programme 2017/18

Programme 2016/17

Programme 2015/16