Chorley PS Wins the L&CPU Annuals

Chorley Photo Society has won all three of the categories in the Lancashire & Cheshire Photographic Union’s annual club competition in 2018. There are the usual Colour, Mono and Nature categories and the club finished top of all of them, claiming the overall winner too as a result. As a result, Chorley PS will go…

South Birmingham BPE

Very happy to share my results from the 2018 South Birmingham BPE Exhibition. I seem to be typically achieving around 50% acceptance at the moment in these national exhibitions so was stunned to get my report card showing nine out of ten images accepted – wow 90%. Included in the nine were two Ribbons; a…

Chorley PS

Last year was my first at Chorley PS, a club that regularly pushes for success both nationally and internationally. I joined to give myself a challenge and to make me raise my game having had 5 or so years at Ribblesdale where I had learned the ground rules and enjoyed club life. I expected little…

Making a Print

There is a common belief among photographers that the process isn’t complete until you have made a print, so take the photo, process it then print it! I have over the last year or so pushed myself to learn the printing process and it probably appears as though it should be relatively straight forward task, but…

L&CPU Results

I am very happy this year with my ‘Lancashire & Cheshire Annual Photography’ results, I managed to come 5th in the overall award. This requires a set of 12 prints and 12 digital images in 3 sections; Colour, Mono and Nature. Last year I set myself a target of a ‘top 15’ position and came…