Category: Club News

Lights Studio Session

20th September saw the club taking part in the first practical session of the 2018/19 season. Following on from last week’s introduction to lighting techniques and cheaper light modifiers, Luke set up four stations with various items to photograph. Members brought cameras and speedlights and there were a number of other lighting setups available together […]

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Macro Flower Shoot

The Broadway Gallery in Letchworth town centre recently ran an exhibition entitled “Art Forms in Nature” with photogravures by photographer Karl Blossfeldt. The exhibition ran from June until September and club members were invited to the opening private viewing.

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Letchworth Festival 2016

Saturday 11th June saw the club running a stand at the opening day of the 2016 Letchworth Festival. We were asked if we could do something ‘interactive’ rather than just handing out leaflets so we decided to have a pop-up studio. Garry brought some of his studio gear down and we set up a mini […]

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Letchworth Festival 2016 Model Photos

A big thank you to all the people who came to our pop-up studio to pose for an image. You can save your image by clicking the thumbnail of your photo to open it up and then right-clicking the photo and selecting “Save Image As” to download it to your computer. To close the picture […]

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New Rules

The current club rules have been updated on the website. You can see them here. Members should make sure they are aware of the rules for competitions. A brief summary is included on the rules page, and a full Word document copy of the rules is available for download on the same page. Rule changes […]

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Four-way Battle at Hertford, 2015

Friday 13th November saw six LGCCC members make the journey over to Hertford for the annual 4-way battle between Letchworth, Stevenage, Hertford and Welwyn Garden City camera clubs. The competition involved each club submitting 5 prints and 5 digital images which were judged by Malcolm Rapier ARPS CPAGB. The evening kicked off with the digital images. LGCCC […]

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Phone & Compact Camera Competition

Thursday, 12th November, saw the club run an internal competition for shots taken with a phone or non-system compact camera. Eighteen members entered a total of 51 images and judging was done by totalling the scores of 10 members, who scored each image out of 10. Congratulations to John Sanderson, who came third with a […]

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Wildlife Photography with Tom Way

Thursday 1st May saw us welcome wildlife photographer, Tom Way, to the Settlement for a presentation on Tom’s wildlife photography. The first thing to note about Tom is his age, Tom is much younger than any of our previous speakers. He has only been taking photos for three years having given up his first career […]

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Annual Exhibition

2014 Annual Exhibition

Every year the Club puts on an exhibition of members’ prints. Our Exhibition this year was, for the first time in many years, at our home base at the Letchworth Settlement in Nevells Road. We normally run our exhibition over a number of days or even weeks. For many years it was at the museum […]

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Adrian Stone

Pacific North West with Adrian Stone

3rd April 2014 saw the club host an old friend, Adrian Stone, who gave a presentation on his visit to North America and Canada. Adrian is a regular visitor to the club, both in his capacity as a guest speaker and also as a judge for our print and image competitons. Adrian is married to […]

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