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Year Two (87) - Scavenger Hunt Revisit

A year ago my camera club did a scavenger hunt - earlier this week they repeated the activity, only this year fewer members came along for the challenge -and I have come to realise very few photographers in the group taking photos out of their…

Year Two (55) - Learning

Monday night was members night at Southampton Camera Club, where 4 brave (or foolish) club members stand up in front of the rest of the membership and share something fascinating about their photography, and what an enlighting evening it was...…

Day 334 - A opportunity to see a photographer at work

Working alongside an award winning photography on a fantasy studio day as their assistant is an amazing experience ....

Day 330 - Graphic Artist Inspiration

We had a great speaker at camera club this week - Vicki Boulter who is a graphic artist and who amazing images which are very different from the regular portraits that we normally see. Vicki is a graphic designer by training... the same as me…

Day 325 - My first Boudoir - Studio part one

If you have been following the process of my 365 you will know it has taken on the role of pushing myself outside my comfort zone, learning new photographic skills and learning more about working with people, and having fun. I had an opportunity…

Day 294 - Photography is about having fun

Monday night at camera club, Gavin Hoey came along and gave an inspiring talk called Snap Happiness. I have seen his talk's before, and met him on the bluebell railway earlier this year. It was a inspiring talk and it was great how he incorporates…

Day 290 - A visit to the sea

We had a visit at camera club on Monday by a local photographer - John Buttress who had been awarded a fellowship of the Royal Photographic Society (one of 841 people) and his specialty was exploring Coastlines. You can view his fellowship panel…

Day 269 - Visit to a Photographic Studio

I have mentioned before that I follow a number of photography groups online, and last week I saw a post offering the opportunity to visit a  photographic studio - Old Bakery Studio, use their lights and equipment, their infinity cove and to…

Day 267 - Printing and Digital Projection

Camera Club this week was amazing - an evening on monitor calibration and printer calibration for getting the most out of your prints and digital files .... I know the importance of both... I have a Spyder to calibrate my monitor... I use the…