Category: Club Nights & Events

Lines Theme

Our second theme night of the season was “Lines”. Members are given three themes at the start of the season and invited to take shots showing their interpretation of the theme. The idea is to encourage members to go out and take photographs with a specific theme in mind, rather than for them to trawl […]

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Setting up the Exhibition

The keys to the Community Museum in the Arcade were dropped round to club chairman the day before we were due to set up our annual exhibition. The Community Museum is an excellent facility available to all sorts of groups and organisations within Letchworth and we have been offered it for the duration of our […]

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Studio Night – Marvel Comics & Star Wars

Thursday 25th February saw the club doing another studio night. These have become a regular feature in the LGCCC programme. They give members the opportunity to take photos with professional studio equipment and with subjects they might not ordinarily get to shoot. This time we were able to utilise the modelling skills of one of […]

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Montages & Composites – January 2016

On 28th January 2016, we had a themed night on the subject of “Montages & Composites”. Members were invited to go off and create and image in the format of a number of separate images displayed within the same frame, like a Triptych, or an image made up of other images composited together. Fourteen members […]

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Studio Night – Tabletop Photography

We turned the club room into a studio again this evening. Well, we turned it into several studios actually. Garry brought lots of lighting equipment and several stations were set up with various backgrounds. Apart form the biggest station which had two Ilux studio strobes, the rest had more speedlights than you could shake a […]

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Drone Photography

On the 22nd October this year, vice-chairman John Dingemans, gave a presentation on drone photography. John has been a farmer for many years and now helps his son manage the farm in north Herts. He uses a drone to help with survey work around the farm, it being a much quicker and more efficient way […]

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Tabletop Photography Studio Night

Studio Night – Table top Photography

Club night on the 8th of January was a studio night. This time we focused on tabletop photography. Club chairman, Garry, brought in a selection of flashguns, triggers, light modifiers and backdrops and set up four workstations where members could try some tabletop studio photography. The following report is from club member, Kirsten. An interesting […]

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A Night at the Farm

Club night on the 12th June was the last meeting of the season. One of our members, John, is a farmer, and he invited the members up to his farm for an evening photoshoot. Around a dozen members made the journey out of town and up into the rural area of northeast Hertfordshire. Fortunately the […]

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Studio Night with Laura

Club night on the 27th March saw us try a studio night. Club Chairman, Garry, brought his studio gear down to the Settlement and set up a black background against which we could shoot a model using three studio lights. Garry had invited Laura, from the Hertfordshire University Sirens Cheerleaders, to be our model for […]

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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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