New Members Night – 27th August

Article written by Karis Benn and Roisin Chambers

As a result of the 5 exhibitions and word of mouth invitations, the “new members night”, was a relaxed and successful event. The Chairman’s presentation provoked good humoured banter and got the event off to a good start.

The photographs on display clearly showed the wide range of style and subjects taken by members of the club.

The New Members Liaison, Michelle Sanderson’s presentation demonstrated just how much a member can learn about composition, technique and creativity, because of the practical events and the helpfulness of the more experienced members.

Martin Knight encouraged new and “old” members to experiment with intentional camera movement just to experiment and enjoy taking photographs… Be inspired by what you see about you.

“To me photography is an art of observation, it’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place… I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.” -Elliot Erwitt

The programme for the year is hugely varied and has something for everyone.

Come and join us at any time, attend a taster session before deciding the club is for you but we can strongly recommend it.

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