Club News 2010


    Post date: Tue, 08/06/2010 - 16:34

    This year members have done really well again! Overall, we have exatly the same points as last year, slightly up on Colour and Mono Prints, and down on Projected Images. We still get into the top ten of the PDIs. 11 members actually had images accepted! William Knight was awarded a Highly Commended, (no living with him now). William, myself and Brian Ross have been accepted into the travelling...

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  • Great Barr Panel Results

    Post date: Fri, 14/05/2010 - 11:39

    Hi All We have received the Great Barr Panel Results, which involved submitting 3 related images. I really love being the bearer of good news! Again we have had some fantastic achievements. Don Barker is really on a roll, I think it must be the whisky working again! winning the creative category with his panel 'Leek Photo Club Exhibition'. Well done Don! William Knight has also done brilliantly...

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  • Tony Kinder awarded CPAGB

    Post date: Fri, 14/05/2010 - 10:43

      Hi All   Just a quick note to let you know that Tony Kinder has gained his CPAGB. Congratulations Tony, we may have to bow now when we see him. This is a great achievement and the first member in our club to go for it. So hopefully this will inspire others to try!   Very, briefly, you can go for distinctions with the PAGB when you can show that you have been a current active photographer for a...

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  • Report of Club events April 8th-22nd 2010

    Post date: Wed, 28/04/2010 - 17:12

    Tony Redford of North Cheshire Photographic Society has recently presided over two very successful evenings at Leek Photographic Club – a Print Appraisal evening at the Digital group and also our final competition of the year (‘Best of the Rest). Tony has that special quality as a photographic judge which is much appreciated by clubs. He can criticise a picture and gently point out all its...

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  • Stafford and District Annual Print Comp 2010

    Post date: Thu, 15/04/2010 - 18:04

      Hi all   Well, Don Barker won the raffle! The good news!   Last night was the Stafford and District Photographic Clubs Annual Print Competition, organised, this time, by Kim and Dave Bowen of Tamworth, who have undertaken the job for two years. Acton Trussell did not enter the competition this year, Trent Valley P.S. took the eighth position. We were very hopeful until we saw the running order...

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  • South Birmingham Open Exhibition 2010

    Post date: Thu, 15/04/2010 - 17:58

    Hi All Leek members who entered the South Birmingham Photographic Society 40th Annual Open Exhibition 2010 were all successful. Acceptances, highly commended, with Don Barker getting a Bronze Medal and Alan Battersby a Ribbon. Very Well Done! I have included a couple of images from each member with the full results below: Alan Battersby Digital – Theme - Down by the Waterside Brown Bear...

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  • 64th Bristol International Salon Results

    Post date: Sun, 11/04/2010 - 20:25

      Hi All   The Bristol results came through just before we went away and I did not get chance to email them to you. I think that everyone that entered got at least one in! With Don and Tony doing fabulously, getting a full compliment! One of Tony's got an HM, not sure what this is yet, but it must be good! See the list below:   Don Barker - Open (4 acceptances) Magic Flute Revolution Men in Grey...

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  • Report for Natural History Projected competition and talk by Wayne Brittle

    Post date: Fri, 02/04/2010 - 16:37

    The beauty of the natural world around us was celebrated recently in two evenings at Leek Photographic Club.   The Club has built quite a reputation for being strong in Natural History and our recent Natural History Projected images competition did not disappoint.    Subjects included insects, flowers and wild animals but most photographs were of birds.  The remarkable fact was that so many of...

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  • Brian Ross's image makes shortlist!

    Post date: Tue, 30/03/2010 - 13:02

    Brian Ross has had some very exciting news. One of his images has been shortlisted for the national competition 'Love Where you Live'. He is amongst 60 chosen out of 5000. The final judging is on Wednesday 14th April. So please, everyone, fingers crossed for Brian. Brian's print will be on exhibition at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens from April 9 to 28. There is £10,000 worth of prizes for the...

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  • Leek V North Cheshire 11 March 2010 Results

    Post date: Fri, 12/03/2010 - 15:02

      This was a battle with a difference. 30 images by 30 members. 15 print and 15 digital images per club. Quite a task for both clubs.  The evening went very well, without any hitches. Thank you to North Cheshire for getting their images to us well in advance and for putting the prints in the running order. Thank you also to Rob for his technical expertise and adding up ability. The judge Keith...

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