Programme for 2021/22
Meetings are on Wednesday evenings. They are either at the Holybourne Village Hall, with doors opening at 7:00pm for a 7:30pm start or held as a Zoom meeting at the same times. All talks will be via Zoom. Please check the venue before setting out. There is usually at break around 8:30pm for refreshments and we finish by 10pm.
Guests are welcome at our talks for £3. Make your payment by using the PayPal link below and email your details to our who will send you the Zoom link.

September 2021
29th

EGM & Composition workshop

EGM for approval of the 2020/21 Accounts followed by a Composition Workshop.

At the hall

October
Sunday 3rd Safari

Safari

Get out and about with this special socially-distanced event. The fun family treasure hunt returns with a potter around Hampshire.

We're in a town at lunchtime so there are plenty of places to eat if you don't fancy a packed lunch.

£2 for the set of instructions and questions. 20 photos and 20 questions. Bring a car, camera and your brain.

Everyone's images shown and final results announced at the 15th December meeting.

10am-4pm: starting promptly at the Drayman's Way Car Park, Alton (behind Iceland).

6th Macro

Talk: Macro Photography

With Colleen Slater.

This is a Zoom meeting

13th

PDI League, Round 1

Judge: Daan Oliver FRPS EFIAP

Enter up to 2 images.

Zoom meeting

20th Macro

Workshop: Macro Photography

Practising Colleen's advice.

At the hall

27th Prints

Print League, Round 1 and Kay Stickland Portrait Competition

Judge: Caroline Colegate ARPS APAGB

Enter up to 2 images in each class.

At the hall

November
3rd

Talk: Living the African Dream

Stunning wildlife phtography from Alison Mees.

This is a Zoom meeting

10th Camera

PDI League, Round 2

PDI Challenge 1: History & Times Past

Judge: Carl Reeve LMPA

Enter up to 2 images in each class.

17th HDR

Talk: High Dynamic Range Processing

Using Photoshop Elements with Roger Crocombe ARPS

This is a Zoom meeting

24th Prints

Print League, Round 2

Print Challenge 1: Dreams and/or Nightmares

Judge: Tony Oliver ARPS CPAGB BPE4*

Enter up to 2 images in each class.

December
1st David Garthwaite

Talk: Fine Art: A workflow

Breathtaking architectural fine art image-making with Leed-based photographer David Garthwaite

This is a Zoom meeting

8th Portraiture

Workshop: Practical Portaiture

Bring your camera.

15th Safari

Safari Results & Christmas Social

Enjoy all the Safari images, find out the winners and enjoy a mince pie at half-time.

At the hall

22nd, 29th

Christmas & New Year Break

No meetings

January 2022
5th

PDI League, Round 3

PDI Challenge 2: Opposites

Judge: Jon Mitchell

Enter up to 2 images in each class.

12th Xmas

Workshop

Greeting card designs from your images.

19th

Talk: Street Photography

Andrew Mills MA (Photo) ARPS LBIPP

This is a Zoom meeting

26th Prints

Print League, Round 3

Tony Berridge Panorama Cup

Judge: Jason Hyde CPAGB

Enter up to 2 images in each class.

February
2nd

Three-way Audio-Visual Evening

Sequences old and new from Alton CC, Ludshott PC and Windlesham & Camberley CC.

Your contributions are greatly appreciated.

9th Cosplay

Workshop: Cosplay

16th

Talk: Low-light and Night Photography

Speaker: TBC

This is a Zoom meeting

23rd

PDI League, Round 4

PDI Challenge 3: Repetition

Judge: Keven Sandall

Enter up to 2 images in each class.

March
2nd

Workshop: Night & Light Trail Photography

9th SCPF

SCPF PDI League, Division 5

Judge: Gordon Brown ARPS

16th

Talk: Wildlife

Stephen Powles

This is a Zoom meeting

Sunday 20th SCPF

SCPF Championships

Hosted by Alton Camera Club. Volunteers needed.

10am - 5pm at Alton Assembly Rooms

23rd

This Season's Images

Your feedback.

30th Prints

Print League, Round 4

Print Challenge 2: Electrified

Judge: Keith Newton LRPS

Enter up to 2 images in each class.

April
20th

Meadows Audio-visual Competition

Judge: John Randall

Enter up to 2 sequences - see competition rules for full details.

27th His and Hers

His & Hers

Judge: Peter Markwick

Work from all members who have competed this season with PDIs will have work entered.

May
5th Presentation evening

Presentation Evening

12th Alton Camera Club

Annual General Meeting

Have your say in how the club is run.

Meetings
Meetings are on Wednesday evenings either at the Holybourne Village Hall, with doors opening at 7:00pm for a 7:30pm start or held on Zoom. There is usually at break around 8:30pm for refreshments and we finish by 10pm.
Please note that talks and some competitions will be via Zoom - workshops and print competitions are held in the hall.
Please note that all events and dates listed may be subject to change. Every effort will be made to notify members of any alterations.
If you have suggestions for activities, speakers or would like any further information please contact our .
Refreshments
To be decided.