The Bolton Camera Club meets weekly throughout most of the year and gives a very warm welcome to visitors and new members. We have been sharing a passion for photography since 1884 and are more than happy to share with you, whether your interest is in film or digital, audio visual or more technical aspects of photography.
On Thursday 24th November the club held its 5th and final round in the Themed Competition.
The theme on this occasion was "Speed" and our judge for the evening was Ove Alexander.
The competition is open to both Advanced and Club Level members and is for both Print and Projected Digital Images.
The winner of the Print Competition with a maximum of 20 points
"Double Header" by Alan Bromiley
There were two winners in the PDI Competition with a maximum 20 points and they were
"The One" by John Durkin "Sidecar Sprint" by Richard Towell
On Thursday 3rd November the club held its second Geoff Davies Competition for the Best monochrome Street Photography print Image.
The judge for the evening was Stephen Dean who declared that he had some difficulty in choosing a winning image. afetr holding a number of images back for a further look he decided to give the maximum 20 points to 3 images.
On being pressed to declare a winning image he chose Happy Dayz by Ian Walker.
Winner. "Happy Dayz" by Ian Walker
"Multiculturally Intergrated Transport System Stop" "Buy a Poem"
by Alan Bromiley by Mike Hesp
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To see how we fared in this competition please click here
On 14th August 2016, it is intended to arrange a Club Day Out to Carnforth for a photoshoot of Stock Car Racing.
The event is called "Monarch of the Marsh" with events for Unlimited Bangers, Ladies Bangers, Stock Cars, Ministox, and Senior Minis.
If you would like to come on what promises to be an exciting and fun day out, then enter your name in the Days Out Book at the club.
We have a Day Out to Oulton Park Motor Racing Circuit planned for 7th May 2016. Any members wishing to go should enter their name in the book so we know who to expect. Meet at the club at 0845 for a 0900 departure.
To read the review and see all the scores from this print competition, please click here.
To read about the latest Bury battle and find out who won and to view the scores, please click here.