Seasonal winner for Tony!

The last competition of 2019 produced a selection of seasonal images none better this bottle of Prosecco with an inviting glass alongside! This was the Still Life set subject competition judged by Jim Welsh from Blyth Photographic Society. Our earlier workshop had obviously enticed lots of members to give it a try so there were […]

Set Subject – Still Life – 2nd December 2019

Set Subject – Still Life – 2nd December 2019A new area for most members so we ran a Still Life workshop last month to help out. This proved to be well worthwhile though as the competition certainly produced a wide range of high quality entries from members.Judge Jim Welsh from Blyth Photographic Society made some […]

Another winner for Phil!

More fabulous nature shots claim the top two places for Phil Robson in the Open PDI competition! Thanks to Bill Broadley from Blyth Photographic Society our last minute judge for the evening.Click here to see the competition report

Open PDI – 21st October 2019

Open PDI Competition – 21st Oct 2019Many thanks to Bill Broadley from Blyth Photographic Society for literally stepping in at the last minute to judge this year’s Digital Images competition. Jane Black was unfortunately hospitalised and Bill took on the responsibility of sifting through almost 50 images inside of four days – quite an achievement. […]

Knockout winner!

This amazing wildlife picture is the top entry in this year’s Knockout competition voted by members. Kingfisher by Fara Sarajian captures the moment of triumph for the colourful bird.Click here to see the competition report.

Knockout Competition – 30th September 2019

Knockout Competition – 30th Sept 2019The first competition of the season produced some excellent entries and made the decisions really close for the vote counters – several rounds even required re-counts as the tension mounted!At the end of the evening members chose an action shot of a Kingfisher – complete with stickleback – by Fara […]

Summer displays

Fresh from our stand at Party in the Park the club display has been totally refreshed by June and is now on show at Royal Hampton Residential Home. Pictured alongside are Karen Taylor-Williams, Manager and Alison Young, Activities Facilitator. The display features winning images from recent competitions along with some of our favourites – why […]

Ryton Inter-club

This week saw the return half of last season’s Inter-club competition with Ryton Camera Club. Our judge for the evening was Peter Yearnshire LRPS of Blyth Photographic Society on his first visit to Merton Hall. To a full house Peter explained clearly and with good humour his thoughts on each of the 48 prints and […]

Set Subject – Macro – 4th March 2019

Set Subject – Macro 4 March 2019The second Set Subject competition for the season featured Macros and close-up shots. We were lucky to secure the services of Peter Maguire LRPS CPAGB from Gosforth Camera Club with his extensive knowledge of flora & fauna as our judge. Peter was able to not only describe exactly what […]

Macro Winners!

Last night saw our second attempt at showing the results from the Set Subject Competition – Macro, and it was well worth waiting for! Fortunately our judge, Peter Maguire LRPS CPAGB from Gosforth Camera Club, was able to return for which we were very thankful.The picture above shows Phil Robson, centre, with his winning image […]