Category Archives: Club Nights

Member activities on club nights

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Seeing the Light

On 27 November, by popular demand, Club member Robert Snary brought along his equipment for another ‘Light Painting’ session at Millfield House. Robert explained how each item worked and demonstrated each piece before an enthusiastic […]

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Light Painting part 2

On Monday 27th October 2023 we will once again be at Millfield House for more Light Painting, led by our own Robert Snary. Robert will be bringing along a range of equipment including a new […]

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Auction

On Monday 13th November we are holding an auction at Millfield House to raise funds for the Club. Bring along your unwanted good quality items, not necessarily photographic, for members to bid on, and your […]

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Sparkling

Wire wool spinning We had a great evening on Monday taking photographs in the ground of Millfield House. Andrew was our model and he set-up a variety of situations to generate spark to light up […]

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Playing with Fire

Next Monday’s meeting will be a practical evening led by Andrew. We will be taking shots within the grounds of Millfield House using a range burning objects such as sparklers and flaming wire wool. Members […]

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Happy Easter

A band of keen members joined Andrew for the latest Studio Night at Millfield House on Monday. The theme of the evening was eggs and, of course, at this time of the year that includes […]

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Eggtastic – The Rules of Composition

Bring along your cameras and flash if you have one, and an empty memory card. No tripods please. We will be discussing the Rules of Composition and will be photographing a couple of different items […]

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Reality is Over-rated

On Monday 17th May 2021 Catherine Knee LRPS will take us on a journey through her images, starting gently with some costumed portraiture, and winding her way through to the sinister and surreal and ending […]

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Fantastic Evening. Roger that!

On Monday Roger Hance showed us his fantastic images on a wide range of subjects from wildlife through landscapes and sports to rock concerts. He shared some of the techniques he uses to make his […]

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It’s a Knockout Challenge

In the first of its kind a total of 120 images were entered for the ‘PDI It’s a Knockout Challenge’. Members had been invited to submit five images, of their own choice, of any subject […]

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Now There’s a Bright Spark

Another first for ECC – a live photoshoot shared with members via Zoom. Andrew, ably assisted by Roland, led participants through all the stages of producing an image combining a traditional sparkler with a modern […]

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‘Guess What it is Quiz’ Evening

The Club’s alternative meetings via ‘Zoom’ continued on Monday 18th.  On this occasion the topic was a ‘Guess What it is Quiz’ competition.  During the preceding week members had submitted images of objects found in […]

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Auction Results

Thanks to all that brought small objects of desire to to donate to the auction last Monday, those that baked, those that contributed hard earned readies for these things and, of course, the auctioneer who […]

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Annual Club Auction

Don’t forget to look out unused ephemera and unwanted chattels for the annual auction next Monday. Club funds benefit from the donation of surplus stuff for sale, or the sale of more expensive items where […]

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Portraits with Panikos – Session 3

The third session of ‘Portraits with Panikos’ saw us working with two models again. Alycia, one of our models from the previous week was joined by Jemma. Once again Andrew brought along all his lighting […]

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It’s all in the Shadows

On Monday 21st Oct. we were joined by two very friendly young models – Fenice and Alycia. For all of us it was an evening of experimentation as for the first time we tackled ‘body […]

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Portraits by Panikos – amended dates

In case you have burned the dates for the portrait sessions already into your diary, please be aware of a slight change. The last session on 28th October has been swapped with the planned club […]

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It’s a Photo Knockout

For our club night next Monday, please bring 4 of your favourite prints for an impromptu competition. Bring the pictures you like best with no restriction on subject or age. I’m sure we’ll get some […]

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Oui c’est Boou

Yes it’s Boou. On Monday evening we were joined by a charming French model of the name. Our President, Andrew, led the evening and supplied all his own lighting equipment and props. Following introductions and […]

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A Diverse Range of Photography

Monday 1st April 2019 saw Alison and Simon Jenkins at the club for their talk Our Photography, Work and Hobby. Sets of superb images on topics including Media Celebrities, Food, Wildlife, Interiors and Weddings was […]

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