Programme 2017/18

Meetings are held on Wednesday evenings at 7.30 pm at Moulsham Mill, Parkway, Chelmsford unless otherwise stated. On most evenings there will be an admission charge of £2.00 which includes refreshments. Please send membership enquiries or requests for a club brochure and programme to our Club Secretary


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SEPTEMBER 2017

Wed 6th - “Wildlife Facts from Around the World” by Dr Kevin Elsby FRPS DPAGB AFIAP from Norwich

Wed 13th - “Street Photography” by Damien Demolder from Braintree

Wed 20th - Print Competition 1 Judge: David Woods LRPS from Bishop's Stortford

Thur 21st - Special Interest Groups at the Bell Centre, Great Baddow

Wed 27th - PDI Competition 1 Judge: Ken Payne from Waltham Cross


OCTOBER 2017

Wed 4th - “Wildlife Through a Lens” by Russell Savory from Stow Maries

Wed 11th - Print Competition 2 Judge: Bob Good from Chelmsford

Sat 14th - Panel of Six Inter-Club Competition - Parish Hall, St Augustine"s Way, Springfield, CM1 6GX at 2.00pm Judge: Richard Walton FRPS MPAGB EFIAP BPE3* from Kent

Tues 17th - External Colchester 8 x 8

Wed 18th - PDI Competition 2 Judge: Mike Fuller from Canvey Island

Thur 19th - Special Interest Groups at the Bell Centre, Great Baddow

Wed 25th - Benfleet Battle Judge: David Steel DPAGB from Cambridge


NOVEMBER 2017

Wed 1st - "Looking Local" By Chris Shepherd from Loughton

Wed 8th - CAPS Print Competition Judge: Dr John Law UPI ZEUS 4 Crowns FRPS MFIAP from St Neots

Wed 15th - Mono Print Trophy Competition Judge: Andy Smith LRPS CPAGB from Kent

Wed 22nd - "AV Our Way" by Heather Clarke FRPS and Gordon Clarke from Bishop's Stortford

Thur 23rd - Special Interest Groups at the Bell Centre, Great Baddow

Wed 29th - Print Competition 3 Judge: Roy Essery MPAGB from Colchester


DECEMBER 2017

Wed 6th - “Back to the Future” by Richard Walton FRPS MPAGB EFIAP BPE3* from Kent

Wed 13th - Christmas Social Enjoy food, drinks and a chat


JANUARY 2018

Wed 3rd - PDI Competition 3 Judge: Pauline Martindale from Walthamstow

Wed 10th - Trophy Themed, Print Competition 4. Themes: Atmospheric, Street Life in Mono and "Scapes Judge: Vic Hainsworth ARPS DPAGB from Colchester

Wed 17th - “Printing Perfection” by Colin Hulley, Permajet from Warwickshire

Thur 18th - Special Interest Groups at the Bell Centre, Great Baddow

Wed 24th - PDI Competition 4 Judge: Graham Parry from Rainham

Wed 31st - "The Expressive Landscape" by Colin Westgate FRPS MPAGB APAGB MFIAP from West Mersea


FEBRUARY 2018

Sun 4th - External EAF PDI Championship at Fulbourn

Wed 7th - Print Competition 5 Judge: Tony Bramley FRPS from Colchester

Wed 14th - Members" Evening Led by Pete Tachauer

Wed 21st - Panel of 3 Prints Competition for the Burley Cup Judge: Naomi Saul ARPS DPAGB APAGB EFIAP from Shillington

Thur 22nd - Special Interest Groups at the Bell Centre, Great Baddow

Wed 28th - “Home and Away” by Chris Upton ARPS from Nottingham


MARCH 2018

Sun 4th - External EAF Print Championship at Fulbourn

Wed 7th - PDI Competition 5 Judge: Alison Jenkins LRPS from Ware

Wed 14th - "A Slice of Life" by Dave Mason from Kent

Wed 21st - Print Competition 6 Judge: Malcolm Hardie from Kent

Thur 22nd - Special Interest Groups at the Bell Centre, Great Baddow

Wed 28th - CAPS PDI Competition Judge: Gill Adams from Witham


APRIL 2018

Wed 4th - Trophy Themed, PDI Competition 6. Themes: Architecture, Silhouettes and Colours Judge: Paul Radden LRPS DPAGB EFIAP PSA2* from Waltham Cross

Sat 7th - External Maldon Challenge

Wed 11th - "15 Miles from Home" by Don Thompson BPE3* from Canvey Island Also final date for submitting prints and digital images for the Annual Awards(see May 16th). Nominations please for Committee to be submitted by the 18th April

Wed 18th - Panel of 6 Prints Competition for the Cyril Chorley Memorial Trophy Judge: Dr Roger Winter from Ingatestone

Thur 19th - Special Interest Groups at the Bell Centre, Great Baddow

Wed 25th - "Lessons Learnt" by Justin Minns LRPS from Suffolk


MAY 2018

Wed 2nd - “From iPhoneography to Fellowship” by Viveca Koh FRPS from Surrey

Thur 3rd - External Harlow 6-Way Battle

Wed 9th - AV Trophy competition Judge: Dave Wilcox from Hornchurch

Annual Awardsth - Trophies are to be won for the year"s best prints and digital images. Judge: Ron Tear ARPS MPAGB PSA3* BPE4* from Loughton

Thur 17th - Exhibition Selection Pat & Melvyn plus selectors at the Bell Centre, Great Baddow

Wed 23rd - Annual General Meeting The Members' opportunity to voice their opinions, choose the new Committee and decide the way forward.