Beautiful West Dean Gardens

Following days of rain six members and a guest ventured to West Dean Gardens in Sussex. Despite lowering clouds and the occasional light shower, with no wind, we were given ideal conditions for photographing the beautiful and extensive gardens and grounds. With the threat of thunderstorms though and much moisture[…]

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Beautiful Bluebells

On Sunday 28 April 6 members, together with companions and severalwhippets, visited Hinton Ampner to photograph the bluebells in the woods.They enjoyed an excellent display, in variable light conditions.  Followingthe circular route, they also walked about four and a half miles (images below). To finish a healthy morning in the[…]

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Competition this week

This Thursday is our 2nd Competition round! No theme this time and we welcome Julian Tubb on his first visit to the Society to give an appraisal of our efforts. We’ve compiled a set of briefing notes for the judges who visit us, giving details of the scoring system, the[…]

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Visit to Arundel Wetlands Centre

Nine members visited the Wetlands Centre on Monday 1st April. A beautiful sunny day found the wildfowl in good spirits with lots of activity going on. There were a couple of sets of ducklings – always a welcome sight, and Anne and Mary were fortunate to see a Watervole posing[…]

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Competition Update

After spending some time carefully checking the spreadsheet – the league tables and galleries have been updated. Thank you for entering your images and letting us all share in the portraits;   Primay   Intermediate   Advanced   1st Celia THOMPSON Liz YOUNG Wendy SPENCER 2nd Talia C. Anne RICHES[…]

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Out & About to Whitchurch Silk Mill

On a dull grey day, 13 members visited Whitchurch Silk Mill. The Mill offered plenty of photographic opportunities – the water wheel, the weaving machinery, cogs and bobbins, and lots of coloured threads. As always, it was a sociable occasion with discussion of cameras and lenses, and there was always[…]

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